8 Hours - Introduction to Executive Protection

8 Hours - Introduction to Executive Protection

Instructor: Steve Wittebort

This is a basic EP course that introduces the student to an ever-growing industry. The class will require both in class and outside accessibility. Each segment will run approximately 45 to 50 minutes with a 10-to-15-minute break in between subjects.  There will a 30-minute lunch break around midday. At the conclusion of this training, each participant will have a solid introduction and foundation of Executive Protection, what it entails, and the possibilities for future employment. This is a building block into the industry.

This class will focus on the following skillsets/concepts:

  • What is Executive Protection
  • Good agent v. Bad agent (how to stay employed)
  • Social Dynamics
    • Interfacing with your team
    • Workflow and social dynamics with team
    • Professionalism
  • Advance
    • Restaurants
    • FBO
    • Hotel/Venue
    • Route Reconnissance
    • Executive/VIP briefings
    • Operational Order
  • Operational Skils
    • Sureveillance Detection
    • Risk Assesments
    • Motorized Operations
  • Close Protection
    • Dail Flow
    • Walking formations and areas of responsibility


  • Concealable Holster and Firearm
  • Concealable Magazine Pouch
  • Overcoat
  • Note Taking Material



Steve started in law enforcement in 1996 with the Pontiac Police Dept., until 2015.  In 2003, he successfully joined the Pontiac Police SRT team in 2003 until 2011. He has attended numerous Executive protection schools (both basic and advanced) which include the following: Executive Protection Institute (EPI), Cript Academy (Basic and Advance Executive Protection training), Bravo Research Group Executive Protection certification, Executive protection/dignitary Protection (advanced EP training).

Steve has worked in the Executive protection field since 2007 and have worked on both single person details, up to and including, a 15-person unit. He has successfully conducted hundreds of advances and risk assessments.  All of his assignments have been in the US with C Level Corporate executives, so this training is tailored to stateside protection details. This is not a HTPSD course (High Threat Personal Security Detail).

Event Properties

Event Date 10-07-2021
Event End Date 10-07-2021
Registration Start Date 07-01-2021
Capacity 16
Registered 11
Available place 5
Cut off date 09-15-2021
Location Holiday Inn Flint-Grand Blanc Area
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