Career College serving San Diego County
Career Education. Healthcare, IT, & Criminal Justice.
This course is designed to prepare students for various driving situations in multiple types of vehicles. Students will gain a classroom understanding of driving techniques, to include: high- & low-Profile Protective Security Driving (PSD) driving, vehicle dynamics, advanced skid control, Night Vision Goggles (NVG) for black-out driving situations, ramming techniques, Pursuit Intervention Technique (PIT) & counter PIT maneuvers, advanced reverse clinics, and response to an attack on a motorcade. Students will attend a driving clinic to practice vehicle dynamics, skid control, steering, braking, accident avoidance, PSD driving, Motorcade formations, immediate actions, and contact drills on a 1.2-mile track with a variety of surfaces, cut-outs, and crossroads. Students must possess a valid driver’s license.
This program is designed to train security professionals in essential medical techniques relevant to the industry. Students will learn to recognize and respond to medical emergencies, such as cardiac arrest, stroke, anaphylactic shock (allergic reactions), and environmental injuries. This course provides training, testing, and certification for Adult, Child, and Infant CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer and Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) provider.
This course covers the day-to-day job duties of an Executive Protection agent and includes mission planning, threat and risk assessment, route mapping, daily activity reporting, after action reports, expense tracking, and protective advances. Students will understand the basics of moving with a client, which encompasses ingress and egress of vehicle, restaurants, office spaces, public events, entertainment venues, handshake lines, autograph signings, and stage work. Students will participate in an overnight operation, where a client will be escorted through various situations, time-frames, and venues.
This course will provide the training and knowledge to act as a protective team leader/member in all threat areas by focusing on High Threat-Low Profile operations. This module intends to bridges the gap between conventional domestic protective operations and war-zone Personal Security Detachment (PSD) assignments. This course will cover to Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) pics including: CombatMarksmanship, Live-fire Immediate Action, Foreign Weapons training, Unlawful detention, UTM/Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) Grid Coordinates, Practical Surveillance Detection, Close Quarters Combat (CQC) with a principal, Combative for protective agents, Driver-Down, and Live-fire Vehicle down.
This course is designed to teach students numerous techniques to detect, track, and defeat surveillance through tradecraft and electronic detection devices. Students will learn to plan dedicated surveillance missions, build threat boards to track suspected surveillance, while simultaneously learning electronic countermeasures, GPS detection, bug sweeps, and phone line analysis utilizing technical surveillance counter-measures (TSCM) equipment.
Cost of the Program
Graduation Rate (For 2019).
XX% On-Time Graduation Rate (on-time graduation is 8 months)
The Median Loan Debt for Graduates leaving ATA College, for award year 2016-2017, is $6400.00.
Placement Rate (As reported to the Council on Occupational Education 2019 Annual Report)
Protective Security Program graduates typically obtain jobs as a Protective Security Specialist. Below is a link to the Standard Occupational Classification:
ATA College is an accreditied college which is conveniently located in East County, serving the communities of El Cajon, Santee, Lemon Grove, La Mesa, Lakeside, Alpine, Chula Vista, Spring Valley, Mission Valley, and San Diego.