In Part 1 of this article, I eluded to a number of reasons why I think there is a lack of realistic and relevant (to the CP Industry) Live Firearms Training currently being conducted by Hostile CPO's. In Part 2, I am going to attempt to convince you to change that.
The definition of a "Busman's Holiday" is, loosely; "...a holiday or form of recreation that involves doing the same thing that one does at work..."
George Bernard Shaw once said "Those who can, Do. Those who can't, Teach" and as much as I can relate to some of his other quotes of literary genius; I cannot relate to this one. In fact, I would go as far as to say he was talking out his arse and, without wishing his ghost to come haunt me, would re-phrase his quote to "Those who did, should Teach...Those who did not, should not".
I had lunch with a former CP student today who has recently come off contract with a leading PSC in Iraq. We sat outside in the freakishly warm (22C) Sofia November sunshine and talked about the kinda stuff that a former Instructor/student might talk about.
This is an excellent and objective review of Level 3 Pre-Hospital Care Courses by one of the leading Medical Training Providers in the UK and, whom we are extremely fortunate to work with.
Over the past couple of months, I've been having e-mail wars with a number of Resettlement Officers (IERO's) regarding their refusal to allow Service Leavers (SL) to attend the 21-day Live Firing CP Course, here in Bulgaria.
It's 9.20am on Saturday the 29th of September and I'm sitting here in Terminal 1 at Frankfurt Airport on my way to JFTC NATO for 2 weeks of training delivery to NATO Staff Officers on their way to Afghanistan...
Occasionally I get a student on a CP Course (or any of the other courses I deliver for that matter) and I mumble silently to myself: "...you have no business being on this course...you'll never be a Close Protection Officer in a month of Sundays..."
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