Close Protection Officer – Diplomatic Security Service


April 6, 2015, Richmond, Virginia

The ISA Academy’s BTP Close Protection Training Program meets and exceeds the international standards of Diplomatic Security Service Training and is designed to ensure that the knowledge and skills are developed that will enable each operative to effectively discharge their complex responsibilities. The “BTP Course” provides an intensive instruction for attendees at the ISA Academy®.

Your training will be spent practicing and studying a wide variety of tactical, protective and security related topics. The ISA Academy® curriculum also includes intensive training in defensive tactics, practical exercises and the use of firearms. Several tests will be administrated in all areas to monitor the progress of each attendee.

The ISA Academy’s “BTP Course” is recognized as one of the finest and most respected close protection training courses in the world today, and is often attended by police officers, law enforcement, close protection and security personnel from all over the world.

Regionally Scheduled BTP Course Dates

All BTP Close Protection Training Programs offered are all-inclusive, fully residential training courses. Please be aware of the limited slots available on each BTP Course, early enrollment is strongly recommended! Follow this link for more information:


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