DCJS Executive Protection/ Personal Protection Specialist (32E)

About This Course

ACADEMI has provided protection services in high and low threat environments for over 10 years all over the world. This enables ACADEMI to provide a comprehensive and relevant training package that is backed by years of real world experience in conducting all levels of personal protective service. This course will cover the full range of the basic principles of executive protection, focused on protecting the principle from harm. Students will work as members of a team, conducting practical training in each role to ensure full comprehension of every aspect of protective service. This is a full immersion course where training days will last beyond eight hours, with planning and briefing preparation extending into the late evening hours. ACADEMI is a certified Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) Training Center (License 88-1815). Our Executive Protection course fulfills the training requirements under DCJS to obtain your registration as a Personal Protection Specialist. Contact ACADEMI today to begin working towards your DCJS registration. (RCO Ref WO 17225)

- Lodging and meals are not included in the cost of this course.

- Lodging can be purchased directly through one of ACADEMI's on-site lodging facilities (subject to availability).

- Meals can also be purchased on-site at ACADEMI's dining facility.

$ 2200.00 / 5 days Moyock, NC
Includes a certificate of completion.
Rental equipment available.
Next Available Classes
Monday - Friday
December 2019
16 - 20
Course Details
  • Topics
    • Principles of executive protection
    • Case studies
    • DCJS Regulations
    • Threat Assessment and Vulnerabilities
    • Applicable laws and regulations
    • Legal Authority & Civil Code
    • Advances, surveys, preparation, planning and exercise
    • Residential and travel security
    • Open-hand defensive tactics
    • Protection formations
    • Attack on principal procedures
    • Motorcade procedures
    • Radio communications
    • Dress and etiquette
    • Restaurant and banquet functions
    • Route selections
    • Emergency Procedures
    • Written and Practical Evaluation including In-town exercise
  • Gear
    • Business casual clothing each day (no jeans)
    • Rain/weather gear; Clothing appropriate for defensive tactics training
    • Business clothing for Final Training Exercise (slacks, jacket, tie and appropriate shoes)
    • A laptop computer or tablet is strongly recommended, along with a camera or camera-phone that can download directly to the laptop
  • Skill prerequisites
    • Must be 21 years of age
    • Must be a US Citizen
    • Must provide a no-felony Criminal Background Check
  • Lodging
  • Moyock location has lodging available on campus and off campus.

    A variety of meal options can be purchased directly from our on-site dining facility for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

    Gear Rentals
    Most items on the gear list may be rented via the application at additional cost or purchased at the Proshop.