UCP Level 1 Concealed Carry Weapons CCW For PSD (Private Security Detail)

Pistol Concealed Carry For Private Security Close Protection Officers CPO


The course is designed for any private security operative, individual or groups, military or non-military to gain their covert carry weapons proficiency which is now a pre-requisite for many or most security contracting companies working within the armed security sector.

Working for charities requires the use of concealed carry and as such comes the complications of the draw.

HECPO April 2016 033
Covert Carry Weapons
dynamic Pistol training


Working as a global professional close protection officer or psd means you may come across a vip that does not want to show weapons. This course will train you to be fast in the draw and shot from covert carry situation.

You will try out the new carry holsters and mid bands, ankle and other types of carry holsters.

You will also address shooting and protecting the client as well as target injure, and target kill.

You do not walk off this course with a guaranteed pass, this is an 80% pass rate.

Minimum Required Kit List

  • Tactical Belt
  • Tactical/Outdoor Boots
  • Clothing Appropriate For Climate And Conditions
  • Shooting Glasses (Ballistic)
  • Shooting Ear Protection (Ear Defenders)


  • instructor
  • Training equipment
  • Exams
  • Awards
  • Classroom
  • Range (where applicable)
  • Ammo (where applicable)


  • Accommodation (where applicable)
  • Food and beverages
  • Flights (where applicable)
  • Airport Transfers (where applicable)
  • Safety Glasses (where applicable)
  • Ear Defenders (where applicable)

Course Length

2 Days

Course Cost



USA, UK, Lebanon and Thailand


Course Dates

Any time of the month


UCP award for the skill level in which you took this course.

The representative of the UCP will present you with your award at the end of the course


  • This course will be assessed by the range officer and firearms instructor for safety (NSP’s), range protocol, manners, emergency actions, accuracy and speed.

  • It will be assessed by 80% practical and 20% theory examination

  • A portfolio of training will be complimented by your award presented to you for your proof of participation which you will take with you as proof of your learning

Skill Prerequisites

  • Level 1 (Pistol) Online Course

*All prerequisite awards should not be expired
so please check the expiry date before applying
*All Candidates should have a reasonable level
of personal fitness


  • Refresh Gun Safety Rules And Range Safety Procedures

  • Holsters And Equipment For PSD/PMC

  • Different Types Of Concealment For PSD/PMC

  • Instinctive Shooting And Accuracy

  • Point Blank To 70 Meters

  • Hip Shooting

  • One Arm Shooting

  • Protect And Shoot

  • Gun Maintenance