TENSHO is an African company which understands the requirements and challenges of training individuals in a diverse and multicultural environment.

15 Day full time Accredited Close Protection Officer (CPO) training program

Tensho's 15 day close protection training program encompasses the required unit standards to achieve CPO (Close Protection Officer) status. On completion of the course the student shall be able to provide the skills necessary to provide protection to VIP's, diplomatic delegates, high profile commercial clients and celebrities.

Unit Standard 244317 Provide static protection to designated persons
Unit Standard 244334 Provide protection to designated persons whilst embussing or debussing
Unit Standard 244327 Provide pedestrian escort to designated persons within a close protection environment
Unit Standard 244319 Provide close protection to designated persons whilst in transit
Unit Standard 116534 First Aid Level 1 with Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)
Tensho Recognized Educational Partner T-ECC Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) First Responders with a Duty to Act
Non Accredited Basic and close quarter battle Pistol training

Course Price R 15 500.00 No Vat Charged.

Terms and Conditions:

  • A 50% non-refundable deposit secures your slot.
  • Final deposit payments must be made two weeks prior to course commencement.
  • Students who pay the full price at the time of booking will receive a 5 % discount on the total course price.
  • Limited slots available.

Tensho's course content is presented by SASSETA Registered CPO's who have decades of sub-Saharan and Middle Eastern conflict zone CPO experience. The course is designed to develop competent and professional operators who are able to work in low and high risk close protection operations.

At the end of the course the students shall conduct a planned close protection task in order to be evaluated as a CPO.

Content Included:

  • Course manuals, equipment & weapons are provided
  • Ammunition
  • Lunch and beverages each day
  • No VAT is charged for this course.

Financial Assistance

Note: The student can apply for finance for this course through any of the major SA Banks.

It has been the student's experience that Capitec is more user friendly.

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