IBSSA Training


The main training centres are located in Israel, Serbia, Belgium, UK, the Netherlands, Romania, Latvia, Russia, South Africa, France and Hungary. The training centers recognized by the IBSSA incorporate the expertise of international instructors such as the French Presidential Guard and other global specialists.

Training seminars last from 2 weeks to 3 months. There are basic and advanced courses as well as general and special thematic such as shooting, self-defense, martial arts, specialist driving, close combat, bodyguarding, escorting, etc. Group training is based on a 10 person minimum attendance. Training sessions are always available. After every training course an internationally recognized diploma and identity card with photograph of the participant will be issued, and their name included on the IBSSA list of recognized bodyguards. Security guards, bodyguards and other experts or instructors are entitled to carry an IBSSA passport also. It is available from any IBSSA Regional or Country representative.

Based on the same program (thematic) there are training camps organized in Switzerland, Belgium, Serbia, Romania, Russia, Great Britain, Florida, Ivory Coast, South Africa and Hungary, or in the case of a demand in any other country. The member country organizing the training camp is fully responsible and will ensure all necessary insurance is provided for the members. If more detailed information is required please contact IBSSA Headquarters or representatives of the Education and Qualification Department E-mail: rony.kluger@ibssa.org

Schedule of courses

Any inquiry concerning the courses should make through the relevant IBSSA Country Representative. Any 15 IBSSA members seeks special qualifications, IBSSA leadership can arrange the courses. All courses and qualifications will be done according to the rules set by IBSSA Education and Qualification Department.

XXI. Annual Congress of the IBSSA and 6th “Partnership for Security” International Joint Conference

Dear IBSSA Members,

hereby we inform you that the XXI. Annual Congress and General Assembly of IBSSA will be held on the 21st March 2018 in Tel Aviv, Israel. We highly recommend the participation and expect our representatives, officials and members from many countries in the event, since next year there will be elections of the new leadership and new appointments.

For many years, our organization has given great importance to partnership and cooperation between authorities, law enforcement agencies and the private sector in the fields of security and crime prevention throughout the world. Therefore, as part of the official IBSSA event, we are also organizing the 6th “Partnership for Security” International Joint Conference of IBSSA – IPA (International Police Association) – IAPA (International Auxiliary Police Association).

Season's Greetings from the President of IBSSA

On behalf of the International Bodyguard and Security Services Association (IBSSA), we wish You all and Your beloved ones a Happy New Year!

Prof. George Popper
President of the IBSSA

Christmas Greeting from the President of IBSSA

Dear IBSSA Members, partner organisations, and dear Friends,

I wish You and Your beloved ones a Blessed and Merry Christmas!

Prof. George Popper

President of IBSSA