• Close Protection provider
  • Event Security
  • Close Protection Training Course
  • Security Contractor
  • Surveillance
  • Executive Protection
  • VIP Security

APG Protection and Investigations

Established in 2004, APG provide professional Close Protection, Security & Investigative services and accredited training courses nationally and internationally, with offices in Manchester, London & Birmingham and our operatives based nationwide.

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Our flagship service, Close Protection is where we established our reputation.


As an accredited training centre since 2006, we have a firm reputation for providing professional, relevant courses.


Our second largest area of operation, we have established ourselves as a market leading investigations contractor.


Our event security teams have a reputation for excellent service delivery supported by a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Event Security

Our team has a vast degree of experience in the event security sector, utilising our high-calibre operatives at events ranging from small, intimate VIP events through to the largest global events, including the 2012 Olympics.

All our operatives & management staff are licensed by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) in-line with current licensing criteria.

Close Protection

At APG, we have been providing Close Protection for over a decade. Our highly experienced, discreet and professional team perfectly complement the VIP image. With APG you can rest assured knowing we never publish client details, preserving your privacy.


Headed up by our team of former Royal Military Police detectives that have served with their elite Special Investigation Branch (SIB), APG can provide an un-matched investigative capability.

Close Protection Course

Accredited since 2006, Our Close Protection training course is highly regarded as being amongst the best in the industry. Click Visit the close protection training page for details. We are an accredited Edexcel & IQ centre.

Cyber Security

• Data Protection: GDPR

• ISO: 27001- Information Security

• ISO: 22301- Business Continuity

• Risk Management