Close Protection Courses UK

Close Protection Courses UK

Are you looking for the best close protection courses UK services? If so, pick up the phone and speak to the helpful advisors at Orchid Risk. We have many years of experience in supplying high-quality training solutions. Our team deliver comprehensive UK close protection courses that will provide the correct framework for those working in the security industry.

The best choice for UK close protection courses

If you’re looking to work in the security industry, you must first have undertaken and passed an accredited course. Here at Orchid Risk, every UK close protection course provided by us is fully recognised under the Private Security Industry Authority Act 2001. With our help and guidance, you’ll be equipped with the relevant knowledge and skill sets to assist you in the workplace.

What is included in our UK close protection course?

Here at Orchid Risk, we supply the finest close protection courses UK services. From our standard close protection option to the more specialised first person on scene and hostile environment courses, we are knowledgeable in the areas that count. In fact, all of our UK close protection courses come fully endorsed by organisations that include:

For more information regarding each UK close protection course, read on below:

Close Protection

Our standard close protection option is taught by industry recognised professionals and each UK close protection course runs for a period of 12 days. In that time, you’ll be taught everything you need to know including intensive practical techniques. All training provided will be in-line with the SIA ‘Specifications for Learning and Qualifications for Close Protection Operatives’ certification.

To ensure that we remain the number one choice for close protection courses UK programmes, our team of instructors all possess relevant experience in both the Police and Special Forces. Whether you’re looking to provide conflict management or operate as a close protection officer, this course is for you.

Combined Close Protection and First Person on Scene

If your role necessitates that you serve as a first responder, our UK close protection courses can also teach you skills necessary to provide immediate medical support. Combining classroom based tutorials with practical exercises, Orchid Risk will teach you how to effectively manage a patient until they reach the hospital. As such, this close protection courses UK option is ideal for those working in the emergency services.

Hostile Environment Close Protection Operators Course (HECPO)

At Orchid Risk, we deliver hostile environment UK close protection courses that are designed for those seeking advanced training. This course covers a range of areas including weapon safety and practical live firing competencies as well as how to support a hostile environment close protection operation.

Throughout the course, our specialist instructors will provide relevant training that will involve completing tasks within a simulated hostile environment. As the most intensive of our close protection courses UK programmes, you will be taught many high-end skills, a few of which we have listed below:

  • Principles of Marksmanship
  • Personal Security Details (PSD)
  • Security and situational awareness
  • Tactical mobility
  • Pistol drills

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about our UK close protection course, do not hesitate to get in touch with Orchid Risk today.

Why choose our close protection courses UK providers?

Here at Orchid Risk, we pride ourselves on delivering highly competitive and fully comprehensive consultancy and training solutions. From providing first aid certification for first responders to UK close protection courses for those operating in hostile environments, Orchid Risk operates with distinction and integrity.

Across our dynamic team, you will discover a passion for providing services that conform geopolitics as well as the accepted standard for human rights. Our UK close protection course options are popular because they are delivered by the most experienced and knowledgeable people in the industry. From the UK Special Forces to the Royal Marine Commandos, we only hire the best and brightest.

Based out of our head offices in Poole, we are committed to providing a range of expertise without sacrificing our values. This way you can be confident that when you choose Orchid Risk, we will work in a way that puts your interests first.


Discover the finest close protection courses UK customers have seen. Get in contact with Orchid Risk today on +44 (0) 1202 692250.