Protection Career Course Catalog

The following courses are highly specialized training courses for those starting or advancing their careers as a peace officer, security guard or private investigator. Or Learn more about these careers before you get started.

Peace Officers

Professional training to help you protect the community you serve.

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Private

Security

Start your career as a security guard and advance to tactical and more.

Private Investigators

Start your career as a private investigator.

Peace Officers

 
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Tactical Communications

Intermediate Level

Learn how to take a professional approach to address bylaw or policy violations and criminal offences based on the specific Authorities of your role. Limit escalation of the use of force so that physical force is only used when all other options are exhausted.  

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Defensive Tactics (PPCT)

Intermediate Level

Get certified to use handcuffs, baton and learn the physical mechanics of Use of Force and arrest & control. Employers require staff to take this course prior to handling handcuffs, and the Alberta Solicitor General requires the full 40 hour course to have the additional qualification to carry a baton. Recertifications also available.

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Intermediate Level

Learn to apply critical risk assessment tools and strategies, to maximize personal safety in a dynamic world.

COMING SOON!

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Tactical First Aid

Intermediate Level

This program focuses on the most common and most deadly medical scenarios that security and enforcement staff will encounter on the job. This program includes learning how to stop massive bleeds, such as from stab or gunshot wounds, and recognizing opioid overdoses and being able to respond to them confidently. Ideal for those working alone, in a high-risk role, or civilians.

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Alberta Basic Security Training

Beginner Level

Start your career as a security guard in Alberta by taking the 40-hour accredited Alberta Basic Security Training (ABST) in-person or online. The government final exam is also included in the cost, and regularly scheduled at the Tip of Spear facility in Edmonton and online. 

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Tactical Communications

Intermediate Level

Learn how to take a professional approach to address bylaw or policy violations and criminal offences based on the specific Authorities of your role. Limit escalation of the use of force so that physical force is only used when all other options are exhausted.  

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Defensive Tactics (PPCT)

Intermediate Level

Get certified to use handcuffs, baton and learn the physical mechanics of Use of Force and arrest & control. Employers require staff to take this course prior to handling handcuffs, and the Alberta Solicitor General requires the full 40 hour course to have the additional qualification to carry a baton. Recertifications also available and required annually.

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Intermediate Level

Learn to apply critical risk assessment tools and strategies, to maximize personal safety in a dynamic world.

COMING SOON!

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Tactical First Aid

Intermediate Level

This program focuses on the most common and most deadly medical scenarios that security and enforcement staff will encounter on the job. This program includes learning how to stop massive bleeds, such as from stab or gunshot wounds, and recognizing opioid overdoses and being able to respond to them confidently. Ideal for those working alone, in a high-risk role, or civilians.

Private Investigators

 
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Tactical Communications

Intermediate Level

Learn how to take a professional approach to address bylaw or policy violations and criminal offences based on the specific Authorities of your role. Limit escalation of the use of force so that physical force is only used when all other options are exhausted.  

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Intermediate Level

Learn to apply critical risk assessment tools and strategies, to maximize personal safety in a dynamic world.

COMING SOON!