Control Risks training services is the training division of business risk consultancy Control Risks. We run 8 training courses, including close protection courseshostile environment trainingclose protection within hostile environments, first aid and defensive driver training for organisations and their staff, ex service personnel and other private individuals. Our courses equip individuals with the skills, knowledge and certification necessary for working in potentially hazardous locations or situations. more

Close Protection Course - NEWS FLASH - We are pleased to announce the reduction in cost and duration of the Control Risks Close Protection Course from April onwards.  The course is now 12-days in duration and will cost £2,950 and will keep this course market leading by reducing the considerable time and financial commitment in today’s busy world, without compromising on quality.

New CONDO Course Programmes Launched - Following the release by the MoD of the revised DEF-STAN 09-129 in July 2013, Control Risks’ has launched new CONDO programmes for Op Herrick and Op Kipion to incorporate the 8 revised training modules (as laid down in the DEF-STAN) and reflect the associated Training Competencies and Learning Outcomes. These courses are either run at the Control Risks’ Training School or at client locations as appropriate.

Global BTEC Level 4 Security Managers and Consultants Courses - Due to the increasing global demand for academic security qualification and the ongoing success of the SMC course, Control Risks is delighted to further provide additional Global Level 4 Security Managers Courses to complement the existing courses in the following locations:

  • Johannesburg, South Africa - TBC February 2015
  • Nairobi, Kenya - 8th - 15th March 2015
Current CP Employment Opportunities. Due to contract wins and employment opportunities in Iraq, Control Risks are running two HECPO (Hostile Environment Close Protection Operators) courses in November 2014 for nominated past attendees of their CP courses. These HECPO courses are a prerequisite for deployment onto Control Risks’ contracts in Iraq and successful attendees of this course (subject to the completion of a HEMT or equivalent advanced medical qualification) can normally expect to deploy within one to two months subject to client requirements. To enquire about the course starting 18th November, please complete an enquiry form under the ’Contact Us’ tab.  Courses for 2015 are yet to be scheduled.
Close Protection Training
Close Protection Training
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Are you leaving the military soon? Looking for your next career move? Have you considered working within Close Protection? You can use your Enhanced Learning Credits to pay towards the cost of our close protection course.

"A fantastic and well run course - highly recommended to anyone looking to enter the profession." Steve, CP operative working in Iraq

Our intensive 2 week training covers all key competencies mandatory for Close Protection.

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Security Managers/Consultants course
Security Managers/Consultants course
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Control Risks, the world’s leading independent, specialist risk consultancy, has developed an accredited security managers and consultants training course.

  • Learn the skills and knowledge required of a security manager
  • Get a head-start in your career in security consultancy
  • Taught by experienced security consultants
  • Highly respected qualifications - a BTEC Level 4 Professional Certificate and a BTEC Level 5 Professional Diploma
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