selected for training and employment, a members’
skill and experience are assessed for Recognition of
Prior Learning (RPL) and depending on that assessment;
an employee will then undertake aTraining Program of
35 to 100 days duration to ensure uniformity and consistency.
An employee/contractor of the Security
Group will already have or will undergo training in
the following skills and abilities:
A member must be capable of performing precision parachute
jumps into confined and rough terrain under various
weather conditions. This includes jumps into any type
of terrain or into the open ocean during the hours of
daylight and darkness.
All of our members must be qualified in the employment
of helicopter insertion/extraction devices and the techniques/procedures
associated with the operations.
The training for these operations includes:
Extreme environment survival, Precision Land Navigation,
Movement Techniques in Adverse Terrain, Ground Search
Techniques, Electronic, Visual and Audible Communications,
Paramedic Techniques and Advanced field medicine, Helitack,
tactical rappelling and High Angle Rescue Techniques,
Basic Fire Training, Driver Training (4wd, Trail bike),
Basic climbing skills, Basic horse riding skills.
All members must obtain and maintain
a high standard of water confidence and ability. Areas
of training include: Boat Handling, Advanced Scuba (Open
& Closed circuit), Oxygen Re-breather Training,
Underwater Search Operations, Compass Swims, Maintenance
of Diving Equipment, Diving Medicine, Parachute descents
into Water, Helicopter escape training, Crash Access,
Counter and anti piracy techniques.
All Personnel must
be Skilled and Disciplined in: Duties of Bodyguards,
PC Surveillance, Team positions and tactics, Assassination
and kidnapping countermeasures, Improvised explosive
devices, Terrorist Techniques used in operations, Psychology
of a Terrorist, Hostage situations, Hostage survival,
Combat pistol techniques, Tactical training, Firearms,
optical devices and Ballistic Armour, Electronic surveillance
and Specialist security equipment, Room entry and searches,
Vehicle tactics, Sop's. COB unarmed combat and Combat
survival, Structure penetration, Long range patrol,
Sniper and counter-sniper employment, Intelligence gathering,
Precious cargo escorts, Base and perimeter security,
Administration of classroom and practical instruction.