The life of a celebrity bodyguard is anything but glamorous. Sadly, the rest of the world also noticed how beautiful this man is and the Internet went crazy, so Lawrence decided to part ways with Greg Lenz. Example, I know an individual that had no police or military background. He also works with athletes and actors, and heads a company that protects clients who travel abroad, including artists on tour. While this varies from state to state, there are some in the United States that also require bodyguards have a postsecondary certificate or degree along with previous experience in security jobs. Celebrities may put bodyguards in awkward — and sometimes illegal — positions. The best way to acquire a bodyguard license is to contact the local government agency that governs security licensing.
Q: In the movies, we see one guy take on ten bodyguards and win. If he doesn't or if he rear-ends you, call the cops with your cell and drive to a populated area. A bodyguards deter assailants Most of the time, bodyguards are hefty-looking and well built because they engage in regular workouts and fitness training. Maybe these roles aren't necessarily glamorous, but that exposure where the celebrity or handler walks past you in the green room, that recognition is how you make it to the big leagues. Page 1 of 2 Whether you have the required brawn to become a bodyguard or have the brains to need one, we infiltrated the defenses of Chris Harris and Frank Halliwell, directors at Australian Professional Bodyguards, to find out what it takes to be a bodyguard or how you can go about getting one. Such a shame to no longer be working with him, but at least there are pictures like this one to remember him by. As one of the top five models of her time, she probably has multiple hunky bodyguards in her contacts.
Find out this and more. Bodyguards need to react quickly and efficiently in emergency situations, and be able to make on-the-spot decisions about changes in plans. The first person that's going to encounter a problem with law enforcement is security. To be on the safe side, I have a few rules: I sit with the client or nearby. Do not become personally involved with clients. Do I have to be a former law enforcement officer? Working as a body guard may also require your employer, or you as the employer to h … ave 500,000 to 1 million dollars worth of liability coverage. A Personal Bodyguard Needs Firearm Training Last is included firearms training, and you see that I have emphasized you should carry a firearm only if you are legally allowed to do so.
While Perry has had multiple bodyguards over her years of fame, we need to take a moment and admire this gentleman. It's very awkward because these women are often wearing nothing but underwear if that under their coats, and I have to feel around for mikes, drugs, and weapons. None of the bouncers I knew ever felt upset and left out. The insurance is typically not cheap. A lot of people who do work in this business have worked red carpet events like the Grammys and Oscars. Search Google or local yellow pages under bodyguard, personal protection, or security specialist to start your application processes. But the truth is, it's weird to watch some famous, handsome celebrity shop for chicks online.
And they may have other ulterior motives that would leave you badly burned in the end. He stays close to his client at all times, observing bystanders and keeping people away at a safe distance. We want to take a moment to discuss some people who do not get enough credit: celebrity bodyguards. Daniel Radcliffe Harry Potter really knows how to pick a bodyguard and apparently hires Sam full time because he cannot just cast a spell on irritating people like in his movies. They're constantly interrupted by people.
They work all over the world with the rich, famous, and wealthy. Personal Bodyguard Personal Bodyguards Need Common Sense The first and foremost I attribute I am looking for in someone who wants to be a personal bodyguard is good common sense and excellent judgment. Enroll in a self-defense program, and study until you are an expert. I receive resumes and phones calls daily from individuals who immediately state how many different belts they hold in how many different martial arts. A bod guard in essence is a security guard.
Sure, there are some perks that come with the gig: I get to travel and attend A-list parties. Some people, after completing this type of training, are under the belief that they are now professional bodyguards and publicize this, which is, in fact, incorrect. Petra Ecclestone Being a British socialite and fashion model means you require a certain amount of protection. I remember thinking it might be dangerous for her, because she is so popular. Never get out of your car. It is obvious that whenever this hipster in black was hired, the requirements for the job included being incredibly attractive.
That's something we'd love to be able to intercept but the reality is there's only so much we can do. Sometimes 10 or 15 fans come up to them during the course of a meal, and there's no telling if a person is a psycho stalker or just a regular admirer. You have probably seen them in the streets and not even known it. Carrying a weapon requires further licensing, as does carrying a concealed firearm. The person for the job has to be on top of their game at all times. They may offer event security for a day or evening, rather than round-the-clock surveillance.