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Guardian International security services, is a security and training company, which has amongst its personnel, specialists from both police and military units from varying nationalities. All advisors and instructors are specialists within their field, with full qualifications and many years of on the ground experience.

All company staff are fully vetted and trained to a high level in their specific field. Training will only be provided for recognized organizations and individuals in the official or private sector, or individuals who can show a professional aptitude to pursue a career within the private security profession.


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JW: Has over 18 years’ experience in the private and government security sectors. After serving with an Elite regiment of the British military, he moved into the private security industry as a close protection officer, providing services to celebrities, Government, private & religious clients. He has provided close protection services for High ranking military and government personnel in Europe, USA, Iraq, Kurdistan, Africa, Afghanistan & Israel. He has been an instructor for all areas of the private security industry for over 7 years specialising in high risk close protection operations, firearms and tactics.

KC: Is a retired Major of the South African military. She has extensive experience within the multi-national Special Forces community to include JSOC. A specialist in terrorism & counter terrorist operations, explosives, demolitions and Guerrilla warfare. She has experience operating in hostile regions alongside multinational special forces units. She brings a wealth of operational experience and knowledge to our specialist courses.  

ST: 15 years’ experience in GSG 9 (Grenzschutzgruppe 9 der Bundespolizei), the elite counter-terrorism and special operations unit of the German Federal Police. Extensive knowledge in counter terrorism.

LP: Served 17 years in the South African Police Services. Twelve of these years in the elite SAPS Special task force unit, (counter terrorism unit). Served in this unit as an elite marksman (sniper) in urban and rural environments. He has provided over-watch for many government and presidential visits. He has provided sniper training to Police and Military organizations across the world and has developed most of the Techniques used by all the major law enforcement organizations today. He retired at the rank of Captain.

JB: 16 years’ experience with the German Armed Forces in the Military Police and as special forces operator in KSK (Kommando Spezialkräfte). Operationally deployed in different units and was heavily involved in training. He is an instructor for Fitness and Martial Arts - Boxing, Kickboxing, Muay Thai, Free Martial Arts and combat fitness.

LS: Over 20 years commissioned service in US Army Special Forces, Civil Affairs, Force Protection/ Counter Intelligence, Long Range Reconnaissance / Surveillance, Infantry, Combat Engineers. Retired Lieutenant Colonel. 

Our additional operational & training support team are all active operators across the globe with 8 – 24 years in specialist military units. These range from SEAL teams 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, and 10, US Marines, Rangers, British & South African Special Forces Units with Ranks up to Colonel.

They all bring a wide variety of highly professional skillsets to our operations & training courses.

"The Director of GISS is one of the most professional and dedicated operators I have worked with over this past year"  
>> MG, Major, US Army, Iraq

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Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen to Travel to G7 Security Ministerial


Release Date: 
April 20, 2018

WASHINGTON— Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen will travel to Toronto, Canada to participate in the G7 Security Ministerial on Monday, April 23 and Tuesday, April 24. There, Secretary Nielsen will meet with her foreign counterparts to discuss joint efforts to combat terrorism, human trafficking, and cybersecurity threats. Secretary Nielsen will discuss the threats currently facing the United States and G7 partners and how a global approach is necessary to adequately address them.


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