What If I Can't Afford Training? Over the years our offices have received numerous calls and emails from individuals who have the desire to further their career in the Executive Protection Industry but simply do not have the immediate financial resources to do so. You spoke and we listened! The training academy at ICON was tasked with developing a way to help select individuals who have the desire to obtain quality training from a recognized institution, but may need financial assistance.
The ICON Scholarship Program: Funded by an anonymous client donor who believes in the value of a TRAINED Close Protection Agent, the program will award four annual scholarships to applicants who meet the qualifications. Click Here for more information.
Financing Options: ICON also offers Special Financing for qualifying students for our various training courses. All information received in this process is confidential and will only be shared with the potential lender for approval. For more information on the Financing Program, contact our Training Intake Department at 877-857-6743. Click Here for the application.
It is very important to us that our clients can reach us whenever they need to. We understand the nature of our services, and know that often, time is of the essence.
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An Introduction to Celebrity Protection and Touring offers a peek behind the scenes of the close protection industry, more commonly known as the bodyguard business. With real world advice, tactics and techniques on how to identify and defeat potential attackers, as well as covering everything from dealing with overzealous fans, to hyper-aggressive paparazzi, this book offers proven solutions from two experts that have covered the gambit from the Grammy Awards to the White House.