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    Police Close Protection v Military Close Protection

    Just thought id start this thread to see what everybody thought........ How does Police Close Protection compare with Military Close Protection?
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    looking for first CPO job

    hi guys i have just completed my CPO course and i am looking hard for work, i am willing to travel and go most places but i still cant find any work so i signed up to here to try an gain some more contacts and to find out about whats happening out their in the CP industry, i know my ages goes...
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    Some Serious Help Needed

    Hello to all, Im new here and was wondering if I could get a couple of honest answers from the guys and gals on this forum. Im currently serving in the RAF and im in the process of PVR, I have made my mind up to get into the CP world, my questions are as follows 1, I am currently looking at...
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    Police Level 1 Surveillance Course

    Hi Guys Can anyone give me a Syllabus outline of the UK Police Level 1 SV Course? Cheers Amba
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    New Joiner

    Hi Everyone Just thought id do the polite thing and introduce myself. Just completed my time as a Bootneck ,looking to get into the security industry ,particuarly the Surveillance side of life.Completed the ISS advanced course with Pete Jenkins earlier this year. AMBA.
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    5,000 illegal immigrants working as security guards in UK?

    News reports today say that around 5,000 illegal immigrants are working as security guards in the UK! Some are actually employed at airports and a few were found guarding the Prime Minister's car. What is your comment on this situation?
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    Close Protection Training Providers SIA

    This is the list of current UK close protection training providers according to the SIA (Security Industry Authority) This list was last updated on the 27th September 2007 Adro Partnership City & Guilds Gloucester 01452 886410 Advanced Safety Training Services...
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    SIA CP Questions

    Ladies! PM me if you are unsure about the SIA exam process. Who said Munkeys dont look after there own!!! BB
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    Low Llow Light & Infra Red Photography Course

    I am Police Level 1 SV trained, Basic & Adv Driver and Covic trained. Work with a agency that is not utilising my skills. Befor entering the private sector I wish to get trained up in the above. Does anyone know of any good trainers? Cherrs Andy
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    Instructing Quals?

    Thought it would be nice to introduce myself seeing that ive been rude and not yet! My background is all /surveillance/Police/CP. Worked within a Police Surveillance team for nearly 4 years as a surveillance team member and TL. National level 1 surveillance qual/Police advance driver/Police...
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    Information about the role of a Door Supervisor

    Door supervisors are responsible for the safety of customers and staff in places such as pubs, bars and nightclubs. Door supervisors usually work in teams and may keep in contact with each other by using radio equipment. Sia SIA controls the licensing for door supervisors. As there are...
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    Mi5 security guards

    London £19,000 basic, rising to £23,318 for shift working (pay award pending) + benefits Closing Date: 25 Oct 2007 Request application form by: 23rd October 2007 Return application form by: 25th October 2007 Shift Guards 6am - 6.30pm Early Shift 6pm - 6.30am Late Shift This...
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    Has anyone worked as a bouncer ?

    1 of my friends is a bouncer and keeps telling me to phone them up and work for them, the thing is im about 5'7 when all the other bouncer's i see are atleast 5'10. Do you have to be build like a huge tank to be a bouncer ? oh i know about the card you have to get aswell. leroy wtf r u doin
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    Is it possible for your body to be locked in 'Security Guard' mode?

    A couple days ago I took a mini Security Guard course. For 3 nights now I have not been able to sleep properly before 5am. I fall asleep fine, but always wake up 3-4 minutes later. As you can imagine, this is HIGHLY frustrating. Everyone of these short kips takes me back to the same nightmare...
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    Phoenix CP course

    Phoenix CP Limited is the most highly regarded Close Protection (CP) training establishment in the UK. It was formed in August 2000 to provide commercial CP training appropriate to the realities of the operational environment as well as training which offers depth, quality and consistency to...
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    SURVEILLANCE detection

    SURVEILLANCE DETECTION The Problem Defence against concerted attacks by terrorists and criminals on a fixed facility, or key personnel in transit, is often problematic for a number of reasons. Even well trained and equipped guards, a state-of-the-art CCTV system and a good relationship...
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    Close Protection Wages

    Close Protection Wages Most close protection officers (CPOs) are self-employed. Salaries for employed posts depend on the client or company, the length of the contract, the officer's experience and the risks involved. Daily rates for CPOs in low risk areas can be around £100 to £150 a...
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    CPU Longmoor - Pre madonnas? or Pro's?

    Thought i would throw a cat amongst the pigeons!! What do you reckon to the royal military Police close protection unit down in Longmoor, these boys are well known in the circuit but are they really that good? thoughts please? If your in the circuit how does this type of CP background...
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