Security guard - Protection of persons - Royal Decree of 23 May 2018 - 52h

Security guard - Protection of persons - Royal Decree of 23 May 2018 - 52h

Course objectives

Obtain the security guard competency certificate - Bodyguarding.

  • He meets the competency profile for the guarding agent function.
  • He is aware of the limits and possibilities of the activity under the current regulations (criminal law, traffic law, private security).
  • He is able to work closely with the public security services.
  • He is familiar with the security measures to be adopted and is familiar with the methods of analysis and the models of protection.
  • He is aware of the defense techniques to be applied to the persons to be protected and himself.
  • He knows the proper driving techniques and can put them into practice, according to the rules of the road.
  • He is able to perform a risk analysis of the trip.
  • It can adapt to the circumstances of the environment and the interests of the person to be protected.
  • It is able to react appropriately to threatening situations, to control oneself, to avoid panic, for the safety of the person to be protected and his own, by clearly communicating and acting proactively .
  • He is able to put the person to protect in safety.
  • He knows and can apply team protection techniques individually.
  • He is familiar with the different formations and is able to put them into practice.

Entrance requirements

Meet the admission requirements set out in Article 9 of the Royal Decree of 23/05/2018 on the conditions of training, professional experience and aptitude, the conditions for a psychotechnical examination for exercising a managerial, executive or commercial position in a security company, an internal security service or a training organization and their organization such as:

  • have provided an extract of criminal record of maximum 6 months (no convictions - including abroad)
  • to be a national of a Member State of the European Economic Area or of the Swiss Confederation and to have his principal residence there
  • have a certificate of general competence security officer and a certificate of psychotechnical examination
  • minimum age: 18 years old
  • Have an identification card valid for the company or service that registered
  • To be registered by a security company or guard service


Rue de la station, 19
B-1300 LIMAL


  • Applied legislation relating to the protection of persons (3 hours)
  • Organization of public security services (1 hour)
  • Security Analysis and Protection Design (16 hours)
  • Training and procedures for the protection of persons (12 hours)
  • Protection of persons with cars (12 hours)
  • Protection techniques (8 hours)


€ 1,375 including:

  • The minerval
  • The syllabi
  • Administrative costs
  • Exam Fees
  • Car rental

* Price exempt from VAT according to article 44 of the VAT code

Les prix des formations en gardiennage sont sous réserve de modification. Le nombre d'heures prévu par l'exécution de l'arrêté royal de formation est susceptible d'être adapté dans le courant de l'année 2018.