The threat landscape for VIPs is constantly evolving. In just about every violent attack or incident there has been some form of hostile surveillance. This micro-course will teach you, the protection professional, how to recognize, respond and reduce the threat of different types of surveillance.
This course includes the following topics:
- Real-world hostile surveillance examples against VIPs
- Surveillance Overview
- Types of Surveillance
- Surveillance Detection (Passive and Active)
- Counter Surveillance
- Surveillance Actions-On
- Executive Protection Surveillance Vulnerabilities and Mitigation
Time to complete: 1+ hour
Assessment: Final Test
Certificate of Succesful Completion: Yes
Note: This course is intended for individuals with existing fundamental knowledge in Executive Protection or Close Protection. Anyone can take it, but if you find any of the concepts or terminology new to you, you should take the online Close Protection Site Liaison course.
This course was developed for the Close Protection Development Group, an online Executive and Close Protection coaching program delivered through the VIP Local Asset Network, VIP Operations Platform. Pro-level members get free access to this content and have the additional opportunity to participate in advanced topic-related discussions. Sign up for a Pro account at www.viplocalasset.com.