FAQs – Executive Protection Program
Who should attend this Program?
This program is geared toward anyone who aspires to start a career in the executive protection industry, who works in the security industry, or any industry, and wishes to learn more about the dynamics of executive protection.
Do I need prior training in executive protection to attend this program?
No, this program is specifically designed as an introduction to the industry and no prior executive protection training is required to attend.
How long is the program?
The Introduction to Executive Protection program is approximately 8 hours.
What is covered in this Program?
The topics covered in the program are designed to provide the student with the basic groundwork of executive protection and the skills needed to perform in an executive protection capacity.
- Defining Executive Protection and why it is required
- Categories of Principals and Variances in Security Posture
- Characteristics of a Good Executive Protection Agent
- Attire and Equipment
- Advance Work
- Working the Principal – Choreography
- Security Driving Basics
- Use of Technology
Will this program provide me with the necessary skills to work in the executive protection industry?
This program is designed to provide students with the fundamentals of the executive protection industry.
What should I wear?
Business casual attire is recommended (slacks, button down shirt). Shoes should be professional, yet comfortable. We will conduct training movements so a sport coat is required for both men and women.
Will lunch be provided?
Lunch will be provided.
What do I receive at the end of the program?
Participants completing the 8-hour program will receive a Certificate of Attendance which may be used to supplement your resume and training history.
Do I need to attend this program to be hired by Omnium Protection Group?
No, this program is not a prerequisite to be hired by Omnium Protection Group as we look at a candidates’ prior education, training and employment history.
How do I pay for the program?
Omnium accepts all major credit cards. Credit cards are processed through Paypal, one of the most trusted names in secure online funds transfers.
What is your refund policy?
We maintain a small class size to ensure a quality program. If you sign up for the program and cannot attend, a refund will be considered upon receipt of a written cancellation request (email is sufficient) at least 5 business days prior to the start of a program and based on whether we can fill your vacancy. If your vacancy cannot be filled, no refund or credit will be issued. No refunds or credits will be issued for no-shows.
Omnium reserves the right to cancel the program at any time, for any reason, in which case a full refund would be issued. In the event of a cancellation, an email would be sent advising you of the cancellation. A cancellation notice will also be posted to our Facebook page.
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Executive Assistant to CEO, Global Financial Institution
“We have utilized Omnium Protection Group for the secure transportation of our Chairman, President and members of our Board of Directors. Their team is professional, cultured and adept at providing a level of security assurance our executives require.”
Executive Assistant to CEO
Global Financial Institution
Detail Leader, Corporate Executive Protection Team
“As a member of a corporate executive protection team for a high profile family, our organization has an ongoing relationship with Omnium Protection Group. Over the years we have utilized Omnium locally and nationally to provide a wide variety of services to support our objectives. From armored vehicles and security drivers to executive protection agents and canine services, we have always been extremely impressed with the caliber and commitment of their personnel. Entrusting others to safeguard the well-being of your charge is not easy, however, we do not hesitate when using Omnium.”
Corporate Executive Protection Team – Fortune 500 Company
Co-Producer, American Hustler
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Corporate Director of HR Semiconductor Company
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Human Resources – Semiconductor Company
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VP Energy Supply and Procurement New England Utility Company
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Conference Director Defense Contractor
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Executive Assistant to the CEO Investment Firm
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Executive Assistant to the CEO