This 15-hour course covers the required State-Approved curriculum required by The Texas Department of Public Safety Private Security Bureau to certify an officer as having completed a course of study for Level IV Training. Level 4 training is commonly referred to as a Personal Protection Officer (armed bodyguard/ executive protection). The PPO course topics covered will be Options in Personal Protection, Personal Protection Strategies Overview, Force Options, and Defensive Tactics.
Students must also complete and submit a Psychological Evaluation/MMPI in addition to the Level 4 Training Certificate to the PSB in order to obtain this license. The Psych Eval/MMPI must be administered by a licensed psychologist or psychiatrist.