Certified Executive Security Specialists – GI Bill Approved

Israeli Tactical

The Certified Executive Security Specialist (CESS) Course is a 35-day security course. The CESS program is ideal for individuals wishing to break into the static security industry by receiving the training and certificates in numerous high end security and security related courses. The CESS program comprehensive and in depth training, handgun shooting tactics and advance casualty care. The CESS qualifications elevate students towards employment in security and law enforcement. The CESS program offers more comprehensive executive protection training geared towards employment in high end security positions such as Executive Protection, Residential Protection, Executive Drivers, VIP Security, Asset Protection, Technical Surveillance Countermeasure, intelligence and information services and undercover operations.


This course includes the following courses:

  • CA BSIS Guard Card
  • California Guard Card Continuing Education
  • CA BSIS Exposed Firearms Permit
  • CA BSIS Baton Permit
  • Arrest and Control
  • Aggression Management for Security Professionals
  • School Security Guard SB 1626
  • Executive Protection Fundamentals
  • Advanced Executive Protection (in collaboration with Israeli Tactical School)
  • Handgun Shooting Tactics
  • Advanced Handgun Shooting Tactics (in collaboration with Israeli Tactical School)
  • CPR
  • Advanced Casualty Care
  • ‘Taser’
  • Chemical Agents
  • Sexual Harassment Course
  • Job Placement
  • Microsoft Office Specialists – Word

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Duration: 266 Hours

Course Cost: $9,435.00

  • Cost includes all supplies, fingerprinting and application fees

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Location: ASC Training Academy
16117 Covello St.
Vvan Nuys, CA 91406
Tel: (818) 906-3753

* Mandatory applications and background checks are processed by the state to determine certification approval. Before signing up for the 33-day course, applicants should call to see if they meet the state’s requirements.

** Participants are encouraged to bring their own handguns.