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Tip of Spear is the leading training center
for physical security, personal safety & self-defense.

We passionately believe every life is precious and deserves

to be safe and protected as a basic human right.

As such, we provide professional, practical, current, effective education

to help people build the self-confidence and learn the skills

to keep not only themselves safe on and off the job,

but their families and communities they live in and serve.

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Start a Career in Security Services

with our Alberta Government required and certified courses and exams. View our COURSE CATALOG.

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ALBERTA BASIC SECURITY TRAINING
PROCTORED EXAMS
PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR TRAINING

Why should you take your security training with us?

  1. We provide regularly scheduled proctored exams right here in our facility so you can get licensed to work in security services in Alberta as soon as possible. Plus the cost of the exam is included in the price of the course!

  2. We have a very high pass rate for the exam. We have added a lot of additional content to the course to make sure you learn everything you need to to pass the exam. Plus, we have an optional instructor-led review the morning before the exam and several practice exams that will prepare you well.

  3. We live and work in Alberta too, so we know what the security industry is like here and teach from that perspective, which gives you an advantage. This is not just about doing the minimum to get your license, this is about setting you up for success in your career!

  4. We go above and beyond to provide advanced training, guidance and support to help you get your license and find your dream job.

Enhance your Protection Services Career

with additional training to set you apart from the competition, so you can get the job you want. 

View our COURSE CATALOG.

DEFENSIVE TACTICS (PPCT)
TACTICAL COMMUNICATIONS
ONLINE COURSES

Learn how to Stay Safe

with our world-class self-defense, Canadian government required firearms training, and specialized services. 

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CUSTOMIZED SERVICES

COVID-19 UPDATE:  Effective August 1st, 2020, all students who enter the facility to take a class must bring their own face mask and wear it, as per the City of Edmonton Bylaw. Please view our full COVID-19 Policy for more information.

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What People Say...

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Sean P.

This is not just courses, at Tip of Spear, it is empowering, and will change how you think about health, mental health, and self-defense. It does not matter if you are considering firearms safety, martial arts, or something like handcuffing certification, this company, it feels like an investment in you as a person.

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Kalin P.

I have been a cop in the US for years including swat. This is far the most realistic and best training I have been to yet for defensive tactics.

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Rachel H.

I just had an amazing one hour self-defense class at Tip of Spear: Krav Maga. The generosity to give a free lesson on International Women’s Self-Defense Day speaks volumes of Tip of Spear’s character. I found the facility clean and welcoming. The staff and volunteers were helpful, kind, friendly and knowledgeable. I recommend anyone to go check it out!

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