PSB Level IV – Personal Protection Officer (2 Days)

PSB Level IV – Personal Protection Officer (2 Days)
Cost: $200.00 (15 hours)

This is the 15 hour (two consecutive days) Texas Department of Public Safety – Private Security Board’s (PSB) Level IV Personal Protection Officer (PPO) course. It fulfills the State of Texas training requirements of the PSB for a Personal Protection Officer license. Items covered include how to protect the principle when alone or as a team. Threat avoidance techniques are shown, and how to plan and scout escape routes. Some defensive tactics are taught as well as transportation tips, and the importance of proper planning.

Note: We do not administer the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) Test which is required before submitting a PPO registration to PSB.

Subjects Covered:

• Options in Personal Protection
• Comprehensive Protection Planning
• Coordination with local Authorities
• Building a Client Profile
• Rings of Protection
• The Force Continuum
• Unarmed Defensive Tactics
• Oleoresin Capsicum Training
• Private Security Act & Commission Rules
• Texas Penal Code
• Conflict Resolution & Avoidance
• Public Perception
• Arrest Authority
• Use of Force & Deadly Force

Required Equipment:
None. All equipment is provided. There is no gun range work required in this class.

Prerequisites:
The PSB Commission Rule 430.1 states that an applicant for a Personal Protection authorization must have already been issued a Commission.

Cost: $200.00 (15 hours)