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Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Second Edition, by Ralph Brislin
Editorial Reviews
From Book News, Inc.
This security training manual can be used for independent and classroom study, for on-going training and professional development, and in conjunction with other materials. Chapters on physical security, patrol procedures, electronic alarm systems, report writing, fire protection, and handling disruptive people include scenarios, key words and concepts, questions and answers, and space on every page for notes. Appendices offer a security survey and a facility diagram. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Book Description
Effective and practical security officer training is the single most important element in establishing a professional security program. The Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Second Edition helps readers improve services, reduce turnover, and minimize liability by further educating security officers.

Self-paced material is presented in a creative and innovative style
Glossaries, summaries, questions, and practical exercises accompany each chapter

Practical Security Training, by Patrick Kane
Editorial Reviews
Review
Mr. Kane is sensitive to the challenges of teaching security techniques to adults and suggests ways to improve training of security personnel.
-Access Control & Security Systems Integration

Review
Mr. Kane is sensitive to the challenges of teaching security techniques to adults and suggests ways to improve training of security personnel.
-Access Control & Security Systems Integration

Book Description
Practical Security Training is designed to help security departments develop effective security forces from the personnel screening and selection process to ensuring that proper ,cost-efficient training is conducted. Using the building block and progressive method approach allows security staff to become increasingly more effective and more confident. Flexible and practicle, these tools allow security practitioners to adapt them as needed in different environments.

Considering hypothetical situations and case studies, performing drills and continually evaluating performance, the security staff can be better prepared to deal with both routine and emergency situations.

Advocates performance related training similar to that in a military environment
Describes performance-oriented drills
Considers and analyzes hypothetical situations

From the Publisher
Considering hypothetical situations and case studies, performing drills and continually evaluating performance, the security staff can be better prepared to deal with both routine and emergency situations.

About the Author
CPP, Patrick Kane is a CPP and a security services manager in New York City. He has nine years of experience developing, implementing, managing and supervising security programs and operations.
 

The Protection Officer's Training Manual, Seventh Edition by IFPO

Editorial Reviews
Review
..this is a masterful publication that compliments the field of Security... - Robert J. Stetson is the President and Founder of Metro Net Security Corporation

...outstanding job of preparing the Security Officer for the daunting challenges that will face them over the course of their career. - Robert J. Stetson is the President and Founder of Metro Net Security Corporation

I heartily recommend this works as deserving of a place on your bookshelf. - Robert J. Stetson is the President and Founder of Metro Net Security Corporation

an instructional text that covers all of the subjects essential to the effective training of protection officers. Canadian Security

the book has been class-tested for many years and the training manual for the IFPO since 1988. Canadian Security

Reviews for previous editions:
'Highly Recommended!' - Journal of Security Administration
. . .this is still arguably the best and most versatile training text available for the development of security officers. It should be strongly considered by security trainers, directors, college instructors, candidates for the CPO exam, and anyone else interested in improving their security knowledge. The book gets high marks for truly covering the wide world of security. -Security Management

Review
..this is a masterful publication that compliments the field of Security... - Robert J. Stetson is the President and Founder of Metro Net Security Corporation

...outstanding job of preparing the Security Officer for the daunting challenges that will face them over the course of their career. - Robert J. Stetson is the President and Founder of Metro Net Security Corporation

I heartily recommend this works as deserving of a place on your bookshelf. - Robert J. Stetson is the President and Founder of Metro Net Security Corporation

Reviews for previous editions:
'Highly Recommended!' - Journal of Security Administration
. . .this is still arguably the best and most versatile training text available for the development of security officers. It should be strongly considered by security trainers, directors, college instructors, candidates for the CPO exam, and anyone else interested in improving their security knowledge. The book gets high marks for truly covering the wide world of security. -Security Management

Book Description
This revised edition retains the exceptional organization and coverage of the previous editions and is designed for the training and certification needs of first-line security officers and supervisors throughout the private and public security industry.

* Completely updated with coverage of all core security principles
* Course text for the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) Program
* Includes all new sections on information security, terrorism awareness, and first response during crises

Book Info
Training guide and instructional text covering all aspects of the subjects essential to the effective training of protection officers. Revised, including new sections covering effective communications, security awareness, central alarm stations, and more. Previous edition: c1997. Softcover. DLC: Police, Private--Training of--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.

From the Publisher
The Protection Officer Training Manual is a comprehensive training guide and instructional text which covers all of the subjects essential to the effective training of protection officers. This material, now in its sixth edition, has been class-tested for many years and has been the training manual for the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) since 1988. This new edition retains the exceptional organization and coverage of the previous editions. Each chapter is written by leading security trainers and educators. Included in the manual are self-quizzes and hundreds of diagrams and illustrations. An Instructor's Guide is also available. This ancillary book provides the trainer with instruction tips, learning objectives, practical training exercises, and test items. IFPO was developed to facilitate the training and certification needs of first-line security officers and supervisors throughout the private and public security industry. IFPO was registered as a non-profit organization in January 1988, and its offices are located in the United States and Canada. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

From the Back Cover
* Completely updated with coverage of all core security principles
* Course text for the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) Program
* Includes all new sections on information security, terrorism awareness, and first response during crises

The Protection Officer's Training Manual is a comprehensive training guide and instructional text that covers all of the subjects essential to the effective training of protection officers. This material, now in its seventh edition, has been class-tested for many years and has been the training manual for the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) since 1988. The latest edition contains brand new chapters on the most significant issues facing the protection officer today including Central Alarm Stations, Communications, Surveillance, Access Control, Detection Equipment, Apprehension and Detention Procedures, and Information Security. Written by leading security trainers and educators, Protection Officer's Training Manual retains the exceptional organization and coverage of the previous editions with critical updates and hundreds of diagrams, illustrations and self-quizzes.

This revised edition retains the exceptional organization and coverage of the previous editions and is designed for the training and certification needs of first-line security officers and supervisors throughout the private and public security industry.

About the Author
The IFPO was developed to facilitate the training and certification needs of first-time security officers and supervisors throughout the private and public security industry. It was registered as a nonprofit organization in January 1998, with offices in the United States and Canada.
 

 

 

 

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