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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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    Close Protection Opportunities

    Close Protection Opportunities Close protection officers (CPOs) are employed by state and private organisations as well as private individuals. CPOs working in the high risk, most highly-paid areas of the industry have usually been in the Special Forces or specialist police units. Most...
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    close protection training

    Close Protection Training is available in the UK, Europe and the rest of the world. Most training courses abroad will offer some firearms training. This is restricted in the UK due to UK firearms laws. Close Protection Entry The age To be a close protection officer (CPO) is at least 18...
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    Dit(G) Dit(UK)

    Any ex DIT/COT out there?
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    SIA Licence

    Close Protection Licensing for people working in Close Protection came into effect across England and Wales on 20 March 2006; it is now illegal to work in Close Protection without an SIA licence. This applies if your services are supplied for the purposes of or in connection with any...
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    CP jobs

    There are many reasons why you may want to undertake bodyguard training in order to secure a bodyguard job. For many people, the main reason for working in this industry is because they are almost always guaranteed action in their work, and possibly an element of danger also. However with the...
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    CP Jobs

    Dudes Placing my details on EliteBase on www.proshieldint.com put me in Baggers on a tier 1 CP task on $600 a day!! After 10 years in the mud, I get to do what I enjoy.. Jobs for the boys!! Share the wealth.
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    CP courses - Guaranteed employment?

    As far as guaranteeing work, there is not one training company that offers that. Obviously if you stand out from the rest of the team on a course a trainer (who most are active in the industry) may well remember that and call on you to give you a go. Most training companies do have connections...
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    Control Risks

    Control Risks is an independent, specialist risk consultancy with 18 offices on five continents. We provide advice and services that enable companies, governments and international organisations to accelerate opportunities and manage strategic and operational risks. Control Risks is a leading...
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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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    working in Iraq/Afghanistan

    Baghdad Bandit here guys/gals, If i can give you any advice on CP then just ask. I'll give you the no bullshit CP perspective on life within the industry.
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    new cpo

    hi all, nick here, im in the uk (south west) and i have qualified as a close protection officer 3 months ago and still looking for my first break in the industry! im fed up with sending hundreds of emails with my cv and details but to get no responce or to find out the people i am emailing went...
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