Michael J. Franklin is a graduate of the Canadian Forces School of Intelligence and Security (Protective Services), The Royal Military Police Close Protection Wing and The German National Police (BKA-Personenschutz) Close Protection School. Over the past 25 years he has taught Close Protection Skills, Tactics and Planning, International Law, Security Related Technologies, Vulnerability Studies, Threat Assessments, Weapons, Explosives, IED Searching Techniques, Offensive, Defensive and Tactical Close Protection Driving Skills. He has been personally involved in protecting the world‘s elite for over 35 years
This book is a no non-sense, hard hitting and factual representation of what close protection is all about. It’s designed and written for close protection teams, bodyguards, security company employees and anyone interested in what close protection is all about and what you need to learn to take it to the next level.
This book combines Parts 2.1, 2.2 and 2.3. The topics go into great detail and address the areas of professional bodyguarding conduct, etiquette, manners, verbal and written communication skills, the advanced planning requirements, the different kinds of threats bodyguards are exposed to.
This is a basic bodyguarding course. It's written in a manner to teach basic skills to those who are starting out in the profession, those who want to increase their knowledge and also gives an in-depth look as to what bodyguards are expected to do, the people they work for and the intruders that they protect them from with hundreds of questions to check understanding.
This book is written in a manner to teach basic skills in choosing, care for and using bodyguarding defensive weapons which includes personal firearms and protective vests. To those who are starting out in the profession, those who want to increase their knowledge and also gives an in-depth look as to what bodyguards are expected to do, and the equipment they need to do it.
This book goes into great detail what bodyguards need to know about planning and attending high level, high security events. It's written in an understandable, easy to follow format. Its principals and procedures are standardised the world over and will bring you the reader or bodyguard to the next level.
The world of professional bodyguards is different. This book goes into great detail and teaches the professional conduct, etiquette, manners, verbal and written communication skills that bodyguards will need to get to the higher levels and better paying contracts of the close protection world.
Security Advance Planning (SAP) is 90 percent of what bodyguards do. This book covers in comprehensive detail the advanced planning requirements that most bodyguards are regularly expected to do in the course of their duties. All you need to know in an easy to understand and systematic format.
This book is designed to help bodyguards, security personnel and others how to properly complete threat analysis. It covers several different kinds of threats. It teaches threat profiling, threat analysis, understanding threat, threat modelling, target selection, advantages of the attackers and The Herrhausen Factor.