Personal Protection Officer (Level 4)

The Level IV Training Course (minimum 15 hours) and test is required for all* personal protection officers. This training course must be administered by a licensed Level IV Training School and administered by a licensed Level IV Instructor.


In this course students will learn:


  • Concepts in Personal Protection

  • Body Guarding Strategies

  • The Use of Force Continuum

  • Unarmed Defensive Tactics

Once completing the Personal Protection Officers training, students will need to apply for their Personal Protection Officer Authorization through a licensed security company. 

The mandatory 15 hour course will be conducted with an additional day for the range.


The application for PPO has the following Requirements:

- MMPI (Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory) administered by a licensed psychiatrist. 

- Must have a Security Officer Commission, or be applying for one at the time applying for PPO.

- Must be at least 21 years of age.

Required Equipment:

  • Pen and notebook

  • Proper attire for learning (No shorts or open toed shoes)

  • Concealable holster (IWB or OWB) that will not collapse when trying to reholster weapon

  • Concealed carry handgun

  • 250 rounds of ammunition

  • Extra shirt or vest that you can conceal your weapon with

  • 3 Magazines (Minimum) with holder

  • Eye protection

  • Hearing protection

  • Ball cap with a bill

  • Bring 1 or 2 old or unwanted t-shirts for range day

Cost of Course: $200/person

Duration of Course: 24 hours

Corporate Office

(254) 245 - 9885

Mailing Address: 3278 Chaparral Rd; Killeen, TX 76542

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