Tip of Spear: Professional Protection Education
Equipping Albertans with personal safety skills to help you live and work confidently and safely.
Our training includes:
De-Escalation & Conflict Resolution Training
Understand the factors that lead to escalation in ourselves and others, how to de-escalate, and learn a basic framework for preserving client relations while addressing violations or complaints. Plus strategy to physically stay safe! Our highest requested and highest rated course!
Personal Safety & Risk Prevention Courses
Why choose Tip of Spear?
Tip of Spear is one of the largest training academies in Alberta, providing in-person instructor-led and virtual self-led training in personal safety, self-defence and protection-related careers. Our practical training has helped numerous individuals and companies to grow in their skills, to excel confidently and stay safe on and off the job.
Operating since 2011
15 certified instructors with decades of experience in their specialization and teaching
14 courses, many accredited
Excellent reputation and results, plus top client ratings
Serving all industries: retail, education, government, law, entertainment, security, community organizations, vulnerable sector, and more.
Highly customizable programs, and flexible support services
Albertan owned and operated, serving all of Alberta and Western Canada
Some of our Incredible Clients we are Proud to Partner with
Protection Services Career Training
What our students say
"This is not just courses, at Tip of Spear. It is empowering, and it 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."
- Shawn P.