Service Overview – The Philippines
Only the most successful graduates from ISA Academy® will be enrolled as bodyguards with the agency. All our services are coupled with a corporate wide desire for perfection, which engenders a customer service second to none.
Professional Close Protection Services
Executive Protection Securing Key Assets in Philippines
As a European owned and managed, highly trained and well equipped bodyguard agency, with field offices in the Philippines, we assure the security of our clients. In addition, we also provide armed guards for tactical transports of individuals around The Philippines from northern Illocos, Luzon and Manila to southern Mindanao.
With our highly experienced and thoroughly trained bodyguards coupled with extensive local knowledge – we are fully equipped to provide a top-of-the-range bodyguard service covering the entire Philippines. We specialize in transcontinental Bodyguard Services, high-end Executive Protection, and Armed Escort Services.
Protective research is an integral component of all our operations. Bodyguards and specialists assigned to conduct protective research evaluate information regarding individuals or groups who may pose a threat to our clients. These officers maintain a 24-hour operation to coordinate protection-related information. If you have any further questions on our bodyguard services in The Philippines, do not hesitate to contact our local office in Manila.
Bodyguard Services in The Philippines
We provide threat protection services to businessmen, individuals, tourists and families visiting The Philippines. In general, permanent clients have details of bodyguards assigned to them, whereas temporary visitors are provided bodyguards on assignment from one of our nationwide located field offices.
The protection of a visitor to The Philippines is comprehensive and goes well beyond surrounding the individual with well armed bodyguards. We will not only provide a highly professional European quality of bodyguard service, but a tailor-made complete protective solution based on our local knowledge. Our bodyguard services are offered either as high profile or low profile (non visible) to suit client needs, threat profile and other tactical preferences.
We pick you up at NAIA (The international airport in Manila) and safely bring you to your hotel or destination of your choice. Bodyguards on assignment, drivers and vehicles will be at visitors’ disposal throughout the entire visit, providing safety, comfort and excellent security to guarantee the best possible experience while visiting The Philippines.
As part of the mission of preventing an incident before it occurs while our clients visits The Philippines, we rely on careful advance work and threat assessments developed to identify potential risks to our clients. Advances in technology and our nationwide network will provide for a safe and comfortable visit while in The Philippines.
No longer can one rely solely on human resources and physical barriers in designing a security plan; We also addresses the role and inherent vulnerabilities of critical infrastructures, potential terrorist activities and up to date regional problem reports upon which dynamic security plans are built.
All our bodyguards have high moral standards and outstanding social skills. Each bodyguard is thoroughly trained in a wide variety of tactical, protective and security related skills including, but not limited to, countermeasures to surveillance, counter kidnapping, first aid and protocol by the world renowned ISA Academy® in Europe. All armed bodyguards are in addition to this certified in the use of tactical firearms and hold firearm safety certificates.
Protective Visits in The Philippines – Personal Security Detail (PSD)
In general, for protective visits, personnel travel in advance and conduct site surveys, which assess needs for manpower, equipment, hospitals, rescue, other public services and evacuation routes for emergencies.
Before our client arrives at any high risk areas in The Philippines, a chief security adviser coordinates all resources relevant to the visit. Intelligence is processed and options are outlined.
Prior to the arrival, checkpoints are established and on certain occasions access to secured areas will be limited. During protective visits, International Security Agency and local forces form our national support network, including the local police, will be working in close proximity to receive up to date intelligence on the current local situation.
Our Tactical Operations Support Group acts as the communication center for all operational activities, monitors emergencies and keeps all participants in contact with one another, constant threat analysis, coordinating travel, reservations, hotels and everything else related to the visit making it a pleasant, relaxing, comfortable and safe time for our clients.
Protective Escorts in The Philippines
The current security climate in certain hot zones presents challenges for those seeking to conduct business within these regions. It has become more important than ever to protect executive assets by providing them with the best threat mitigation available. We provide an excellent flexibility and competency to operate within a wide range of hot zones.
We provide the highest quality of bodyguard services and personal security details (PSDs) in The Philippines. International Security Agency has successfully escorted individuals, personnel and goods in the world’s most hostile environments including, but not limited to, Afghanistan, Colombia, DR Congo, Iraq, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and throughout South East Asia.
There is a high incidence of street crime and robberies, which often increases during the holiday season. Sensible precautions include: arranging to be met at the airport or using hotel transfer services; using a driver or taxis from a reputable source and avoiding displays of cash or jewelry. Even well lit and busy city areas cannot be assumed to be safe. You should beware of strangers offering drinks or confectionery: criminals intent on robbery may lace these to render the victim unconscious.
There is a threat from kidnapping for ransom in Philippines. You should be particularly vigilant when travelling on public transport. Armed hold-ups have occurred on jeepneys and buses in the Philippines, and have in some cases resulted in fatalities.
There is a high threat from terrorism throughout the Philippines. Terrorist groups continue to plan attacks and have the capacity and the intent to carry out these attacks at anytime and anywhere in the country. Attacks could be indiscriminate, including in places frequented by expatriates and foreign travelers.
We advise against all travel to south west Mindanao covering the following areas, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM, including the islands of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi) plus the eastern provinces of Sarangani, North and South Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Lanao del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay. We advise against all but essential travel to the remainder of Mindanao. This is because of ongoing terrorist activity there have been a number of terrorist attacks against civilian targets.
You should also be aware of the risk of terrorist attacks to all forms of public transport: road, rail, sea and air. There is also a threat from kidnapping in Philippines.