Close Protection

Our Close Protection teams are ex military special forces, trained to provide discreet or overt personal Close Protection.

Private Security

UK Guarding takes your Private Security very seriously. Our Close Protection teams are ex military special forces, trained to provide discreet or overt personal Close Protection. Our clients range from HNW individuals to celebrities and overseas business owners visiting the UK.

Bodyguards and Close protection

Our Close Protection Bodyguards are military-trained, SIA licensed for Close Protection and fully vetted ensuring yours or your client’s safety.

close protection - UK Guarding security guardsBefore engaging a contract we will undertake a full risk assessment that may include vehicles, route planning, public or private venues and travel options. We can also provide specialist vehicles where required.

UK Guarding have undertaken assignments for both diplomatic and HNW individuals both in the UK and overseas within high risk, hostile environments including maritime security

Event Security Guards

event security guardsSecurity is required at many public events ranging from marathons to music festivals.

Each public event requires different skills, experience and demands from the security team.

Many of our security guards are qualified First Aiders, Fire Marshals and have experience in crowd control

As an event organiser you will be assigned an account manager who will be responsible for conducting a detailed risk and threat assessment. Once complete your account manager will develop a method statement covering all aspects of security including the stewarding, crowd control and traffic management to reduce the risks to acceptable and manageable levels.

Our security guards are SIA licensed and have training in:

  • Crowd management
  • Door supervision and licenced premises
  • Safely stewarding large groups of people in public locations
  • Site co-ordination and control room operations
  • Activity logging
  • Traffic management

We can also provide Close Protection bodyguards for VIPs and performing celebrities

Residential Security Teams

Protecting you, your family and your home from intruder threats. Our residential security teams are made up of former members of the armed services ensuring the safety of those you care most about.

Before engaging a contract we will undertake a full security review and risk assessment. If protection is time-critical we will provide a Primary Risk Assessment to ensure immediate protection, followed by a more in-depth review when time permits.

Residential Security Teams

Whilst not always immediately required our residential security measures may include:

  • A permanent residential protection team
  • Access control to prevent media intrusion
  • Internal and external electronic surveillance
  • 24 hour monitored CCTV system
  • Panic and emergency response buttons and safe rooms

We have teams based in Bristol, London and throughout the UK and that can be deployed overseas at short notice if required.

Testimonials are available on request

Please call to discuss your requirements.