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UK Close Protection Myth or Reality?

This blog was posted on behalf of Shaun Gowland, Managing Director or Risk Contained ( It’s cold, I’m walking across heavy snow it’s around -8, the mountains around me are looking beautiful and all I want is a cup of ... (read more)

Effective Teaching Tips for Teachers

If you are a professional teacher, you know the pain of looking for different ways in which you can get the best of your students without losing your cool. At times, things might get out of hand. In such situations, you should read this post and keep calm. ... (read more)

How can you protect your principal abroad without speaking the local language?

Possibly a tricky question but it meant to sound interesting. There is always exeptions to rules (I know) but I bumped into a "CPO" (without mil/LE background) who assured me that he was working for an extended period of time in Spain without speaking the ... (read more)

Beginners Guide to Close Personal Protection

A fantastic blog by Adam Green of A G Security Solutions, Thank you once again for taking the time to read my articles, the amount of feedback I receive is overwhelming and I thank you all very much indeed. I have tried my ... (read more)

Professional Indemnity for Security Consultants – Explained

Professional Indemnity for Security Consultants – Explained As a security consultant, you provide a vital service to your clients. You’re often trusted to make significant contributions to your clients’ business and you’re expected to be experts i ... (read more)

My Career So Far

I started off in the industry in 2006 following completion of my close protection course with the Military Police Close Protection Unit, eight weeks of intense theory, drills and fitness. There's no secrets, the syllabus is all available online as with any ... (read more)

“The professional Close Protection Operative Vs. The shirt filler/people mover”

The term "professional Close Protection Operative" should tell you everything about the evolution of executive security details & the industry. Goons or people movers/shirt fillers as I like to refer to them, in black turtleneck jumpers and bomber ja ... (read more)

Do Sub-Contractors need their own insurance?

At CJ Insurance we understand the security industry and therefore we appreciate quite often the team is put together with various individuals. These individuals are providing a sub-contracting service for the hours, days or weeks required rather than ful ... (read more)

Eating healthily while on a CP/Security task

So I’m writing this because I think it’s a missed out area that we never talk about and should really.  Eating healthy while on a CP/security task can be hard to do but hopefully with tips and advice it can be done. Before I start this I’d like you ... (read more)


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