The Protection Officer Training Manual

Author: IFPO
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 008049790X
Release Date: 2003-09-26
Genre: Business & Economics

This revised edition retains the exceptional organization and coverage of the previous editions and is designed for the training and certification needs of first-line security officers and supervisors throughout the private and public security industry. * Completely updated with coverage of all core security principles * Course text for the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) Program * Includes all new sections on information security, terrorism awareness, and first response during crises

Protection Officer Training Manual

Author: Yong Zhou
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9781483141510
Release Date: 2016-06-06
Genre: Law

Protection Officer Training Manual, Fifth Edition is a guidebook that provides a comprehensive coverage of security practice. The book is comprised of 27 chapters that are organized into 10 units. The coverage of the text includes various security procedures, such as patrolling, traffic management, and crowd control. Security threats are also covered, including explosives, fire, and hazardous substances. The book also covers emergency or high-risk situation, such as V.I.P. protection, crisis intervention, and first aid administration. The text will be most useful to security trainee and instructors. Individuals involved in administrative and management position will also benefit from the book.

The Professional Protection Officer

Author: IFPO
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 0080961649
Release Date: 2010-03-09
Genre: Business & Economics

The Professional Protection Officer: Security Strategies, Tactics and Trends, Eighth Edition, is the definitive reference and instructional text for career oriented security officers in both the private and public sectors. The first edition originated with the birth of the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) in 1988, which has been using the book as the official text since that time. Each subsequent edition has brought new and enlightened information to the protection professional. This latest edition covers all of the subjects essential to training of protection professionals, and has been renamed to reflect new strategies, tactics, and trends in this dynamic field. The book contains 12 units and 45 chapters. Written by leading security educators, trainers and consultants, it has served as the authoritative text for both students and professionals worldwide. This new edition adds critical updates and fresh pedagogy, as well as new diagrams, illustrations, and self assessments. Information included is designed to reflect the latest trends in the industry and to support and reinforce continued professional development. The book concludes with an Emerging Trends feature, laying the groundwork for the future growth of this increasingly vital profession. This will be an ideal reference for security students and CPO candidates. Information included is designed to reflect the latest trends in the industry and to support and reinforce continued professional development. Concludes chapters with an Emerging Trends feature, laying the groundwork for the future growth of this increasingly vital profession. Written by a cross-disciplinary contributor team consisting of top experts in their respective fields.

The Effective Security Officer s Training Manual

Author: Ralph Brislin
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 9780128001929
Release Date: 2014-03-22
Genre: Business & Economics

The Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Third Edition teaches today’s security officers the most important aspects of performing the job of a security officer professionally and effectively. Training is the most important element in becoming a professional security officer, but it is also often overlooked or underutilized. This straightforward, easy-to-follow, and well-organized text covers the essentials that security officers need as they face issues of growing technology and an emphasis on proactiveness and vigilance. The Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Third Edition also covers many topics of current concern such as sexual harassment, crowd control, cultural diversity, persons with special needs, new technologies, and much more. With discussion questions at the end of every chapter and a full ancillary package accompanying the text, this manual is a comprehensive tool for developing a career as a successful and trusted professional security officer. Meets ASIS International’s guidelines for Private Security Officer Selection and Training Addresses the latest technological advancements that impact how today’s security officers do their jobs Discusses the increased role security officers have in observing and reporting suspicious activities and events Includes end-of-chapter discussion questions to enhance understanding

Security Supervision and Management

Author: IFPO
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 9780128004890
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Law

Security Supervision and Management, Fourth Edition, fills the basic training needs for security professionals who want to move into supervisory or managerial positions. Covering everything needed from how to work with today’s generation security force employees to the latest advances in the security industry, Security Supervision and Management, Fourth Edition, shows security officers how to become a more efficient and well-rounded security professional. Security Supervision and Management, Fourth Edition, is also the only text needed to prepare for the Certified in Security Supervision and Management (CSSM) designation offered by International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO). The IFPO also publishes The Professional Protection Officer: Practical Security Strategies and Emerging Trends, now in its 8th edition. Core text for completing the Security Supervision and Management Program/Certified in Security Supervision and Management (CSSM) designation offered by IFPO Contributions from more than 50 experienced security professionals in a single volume Completely updated to reflect the latest procedural and technological changes in the security industry Conforms to ANSI/ASIS standards

Security Supervision

Author: Sandi J. Davies
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0750671998
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Political Science

Security Supervision: Theory and Practice of Asset Protection, Second Edition has been completely updated to include 24 new chapters and five chapters revised from the 1995 edition. Written by 46 of the industry's leading security supervisors, authors, educators, and consultants, this volume is a complete source of training information for the aspiring security supervisor. It will improve knowledge about the diverse critical issues affecting today's security professional including personnel selection, quality control, and outsourcing. Security Supervision will guide the security professional to a complete mastery of leadership skills. The International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) was established as a non-profit organization in January 1988 for the purpose of facilitating the training and certification needs of protection officers and security supervisors from both the commercial and proprietary sectors. It has developed two comprehensive distance delivery styled courses; the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) program and the Certified Security Supervisor (CSS) program. Many corporations and institutions have adopted these programs and integrated them with their existing staff development process and training guidelines. The Foundation also publishes a quarterly newsletter, Protection News, with circulation to all IFPO members as well as candidates enrolled in either the CPO or CSS programs. This publication is designed to keep professionals current on trends within the security industry and is full of valuable information and commentary pertinent to the enhancement of life safety and property protection. Completely updated with 24 new chapters Enhances learning with various forms and quizzes at the end of chapters Completion of the Security Supervisor Program is the initial step towards designation as a Certified Security Supervisor (CSS).

The Guide to National Professional Certification Programs

Author: Philip M. Harris
Publisher: Human Resource Development
ISBN: 9780874256321
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

The job market continues to change. Highly skilled and specialized workers are in demand. Traditional education cannot meet all the needs to create specialty skill workers. Certification provides up-to-date training and development while promoting individual or professional skills and knowledge in a focused manner. Certification as a way of continuing professional eduction can also be more cost effective.

The Security Supervisor Training Manual

Author: Ronald R. Minion
Publisher:
ISBN: 075069632X
Release Date: 1995-01-01
Genre: Police, Private

Completion of the Security Supervisor Program is the initial step towards designation as a Certified Security Supervisor (CSS). This volume, written by 30 of the industry's leading security supervisors, authors, educators, and consultants is a complete source of training information for the aspiring security supervisor. It will improve knowledge about the diverse critical issues affecting today's security professional including personnel selection, quality control, outsourcing, etc. Written for the International Foundation for Protection Officers' Security Supervisor Program, this book will guide the security professional to a complete mastery of leadership skills. Serves as course text for the Certified Security Supervisor (CSS) program from International Foundation for Protection Officers.Includes the most up-to-date issues facing security supervisors such as cultural diversity, quality control, and professional ethicsA complete training manual for security supervisors which covers skills essential to becoming an effective manager.

The Fine Art of Executive Protection

Author: A. Hunsicker
Publisher: Universal-Publishers
ISBN: 9781581129847
Release Date: 2007-12
Genre: House & Home

The number of incidents and crimes carried out by terrorists and criminals, such as physical threats, violent attacks, assassinations, kidnapping and hostage situations are increasing by the minute worldwide. Each incident is a constant and ever demanding challenge to the law enforcement and the personal security professionals in particular. A detailed, but understandable manual for the Executive Protection Officer is a priority and the answer to those challenging situations. The Fine Art of Executive Protection is a detailed, but understandable manual for the Executive Protection Officer providing answers to those challenging situations. Information about every aspect of executive protection is not only an important part of the professional's training curriculum, but plays also a vital role for the client, who seeks protection. This manual will provide a clear view of all aspects not only for the professional, but also for prospect clients. To make sure of this all available training and study material, individual case studies and real scenarios combined with professional experience served as a foundation for this specialist's manual. The Fine Art of Executive Protection in its comprehensive and straight- forward form will guide the reader through the diversity of disciplines and skills, which are essential for any professional of the executive protection and private security sector. This book provides detailed information and knowledge, necessary and indispensable not only for the novice, but also for the experienced executive protection professional. It provides the clear knowledge and a thorough understanding of the characteristics, diversity and demands of this profession. It contains all the essential ingredients, necessary for an effective protection planning and successful service, demanded by any executive protection specialist. Providing all the tools, techniques and applications needed for this specific job, it also shall motivate some talents, which may need to be developed further and to face not only today's protection needs, but also those of the future. The book not only contains detailed professional information for the person seeking a post in the "glamorous world" of the executive protection- business but also provides all the information necessary for those under threat and in need of close protection and a secure environment. A protection- seeking client will find detailed information about Executive Protection and Physical Security. Executive or Personal Protection, was once considered a service only and exclusive for the rich, famous and a few selected government officials. But recent events and an increase in violence, quickly transformed Executive Protection into a sought after service- commodity worldwide. Keeping this in mind, any part of this guide is therefore easily adaptable and adjusted to any region or country in the world. However, one must carefully consider and act within the local laws to assure a successful protection service.

Radioaktive Umwandlungen

Author: Ernest Rutherford
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 9783845725994
Release Date: 2013-05-23
Genre: Science

Der Atomphysiker Ernest Rutherford, der für seine Forschungen im Bereich der Radioaktivität 1908 mit dem Nobelpreis für Chemie ausgezeichnet wurde und als „Vater der Kernphysik“ gilt, erläutert im vorliegenden Band die Prozesse der Transformationen der radioaktiven Elemente. Auf Basis einer Vorlesungsreihe, die er 1905 an der Yale University hielt, führt Rutherford den Leser in seine Erkenntnisse ein. Sorgfältig nachbearbeiteter Nachdruck der deutschsprachigen Ausgabe aus dem Jahr 1907.

Advanced Skills in Executive Protection

Author: A. Hunsicker
Publisher: Universal-Publishers
ISBN: 9781599428499
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Business & Economics

Any professional actively engaged in the executive protection field, novice or veteran, whether in a team or as team leader, must train for, and be able to pinpoint, even the most unexpected security concerns. The continuation of The Fine Art of Executive Protection - Handbook for the Executive Protection Officer (2007), Advanced Skills in Executive Protection contains carefully selected and illustrated material for the executive protection and security enforcement professional. All available training and study material, individual case studies, and real scenarios, combined with professional experience, serve as the foundation for this specialist's manual. For the client, as a prospective principal, it provides important details that will assure lifesaving protection. Comprehensive, detailed, and straightforward, Advanced Skills in Executive Protection is the only book to offer an in-depth look into the operational aspects of executive protection. It guides the reader through a diversity of advanced disciplines and skills and contains all the necessary ingredients for effective protection planning. Information about every aspect of executive protection is not only an important part of the professional's ongoing training curriculum, but is also crucial for the client who seeks this professional protection, to face not only today's protection needs, but also those of the future. See also The Fine Art of Executive Protection: Handbook for the Executive Protection Officer and Understanding International Counter Terrorism: A Professional s Guide to the Operational Art by A. Hunsicker.

The Unconventional Close Protection Training Manual

Author: Robert Scali
Publisher:
ISBN: 1973389738
Release Date: 2018-01-27
Genre:

I wrote this book to teach people with no background in the protection industry how to not only be their own bodyguard but how to learn new skills so that they may eventually protect other people professionally.If you want to learn the business and become a Private Security or Close Protection Operator, you must learn a series of skill sets. How you gain any skill set can vary from person to person. Some people acquire the skills in the military, police or even after years of hands-on martial arts training. You do not have to become a Green Beret, Navy SEAL or CIA Contractor to acquire a series of proficient skill sets on survival, combatives or shooting.All you have to do to acquire some new skills in personal protection is to have the desire to learn and then apply what you have learned safely and with a high level of proficiency. I will pass on small pearls of wisdom throughout this book. The gems that I pass on to you have been passed on to me in many different ways throughout my life. Each jewel will be a new skill or a direction to learn. The more that you learn, the more you will understand.Any person with the passion for learning will pick up these new skills and instantly apply them. The more that you read about close protection, the more you will learn from this book. The more that you physically do, the more ingrained your skills will become into daily operational procedures. Even if you learn just one new thing from this book that saves your life, or someone else's, then it was worth learning that skill.Stay flexible in your thinking and keep an open mind as you read this book. The more you learn about yourself, the more you will want to know and apply your new skills towards your everyday life. Eventually you will be able to tie all of the pearls from this book together and become operationally proficient and stay safe in many different scenarios.

Das Camp

Author: Nick Cutter
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641139186
Release Date: 2014-09-08
Genre: Fiction

Ein Mann strandet auf einer einsamen Insel vor der kanadischen Küste. Er ist ausgemergelt, dünn, wirkt mehr tot als lebendig. Und er hat Hunger – einen unstillbaren, schmerzhaften Hunger. Auf der Insel findet er eine Scouttruppe vor. Die Scouts merken schnell: Der Fremde ist krank, todkrank. Egal, wie viel er isst: sein Körper fällt mehr und mehr in sich zusammen. Und dann sehen sie, dass sich etwas unter seiner Bauchdecke bewegt. Während die Scouts überlegen, was zu tun ist, bemerkt ihr Leiter, dass ihn plötzlich ein nie gekannter Hunger quält ...

Introduction to Security and Loss Control

Author: Norman R. Bottom
Publisher:
ISBN: PSU:000017116251
Release Date: 1990-01-01
Genre: Industrial safety

A textbook for prospective guards, security consultants, alarm company salespeople, locksmiths, closed-circuit TV installers, bodyguards, and detectives. Covers WAECUP loss connected with waste, accident, error, crime, and unethical/unprofessional practice. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portl