The Modern Bodyguard

The Complete Manual of Close Protection Training

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Ebook
  • Price: £23.99
  • Publication date: 2 July 2006
  • ISBN: 9780857655400

About the book

The most complete book on the subject of Close Protection and training. Covering all aspects of the work of being a bodyguard. Includes the requirements for the S.I.A. Close Protection Training and Licensing.


  • Personal Security
  • The CP Team
  • Terrorist Tactics
  • Threat and Threat Assessment
  • Location Security
  • Travel Security
  • Vehicle Security and Searching
  • Embus/Debus Procedures
  • Route Selection and Reconnaissance
  • Vehicle Escort Procedures
  • Anti-Ambush Drills
  • Walking Drills
  • Bomb Awareness and Recognition
  • Weapon Selection and Handling
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Unarmed Combat and Fitness Training
  • Surveillance
  • Running the Control Room