Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint. - Christopher Hitchens

The core tenet of our belief is that the most valuable asset that you take into any circumstance is the mind. Consequently, our training consists of unique interactive experiences which offer participants the chance to increase their situational operability. Our training methodology is based on the fact that learning and change occur optimally through personal involvement and direct experience. Thus, participants are not lectured to, but instead are challenged to analyze their perceptions and biases, to experiment, to share, and to learn from each other. This sharing of knowledge opens the lines of communication among colleagues and benefits the industry as a whole.

This training philosophy maximizes the use of proven techniques as a means of creating a challenging and productive learning experience, including group discussions, role-plays, simulations, group tasks, and short lectures. Topics have immediate relevance to the day-to-day functional activities pressed upon us, and lead directly to the development of specific action steps for immediate on the job implementation.


Urban Civilian Survival The Urban Civilian Survival course focuses on quality practical training that has real world and situational transference. This course focuses on developing a survival mindset and aggresive gun handling techniques while sharpening concepts of threat visualization and reflexive reaction skills. This one day class (8 hours) is applicable for everyone.

ASP Baton (expandable baton) Each student completing ASP training will endure the most rigorous curriculum available. This program is designed for street officers and security personnel. The ASP baton is easy to learn, effective when used and defensible in court. ASP techniques are designed to work for all personnel, not just those with a high level of physical skill. These are honest techniques, with over a decade of experience that has proven that they work on the street, not just in the ideal environment of a classroom or gymnasium. Resource Group Ltd. employs real life scenarios and practical hands on training during the ASP certification class. This one day (4 hour) class is a must for anyone who carries an expandable baton.

OC Spray (oleoresin capsicum) This one day (4 hour) class will teach the effective use and deployment of OC spray in a practical environment. Each student will receive training and certification on the applications and contraindications for the use of OC spray. Students will be given the opportunity to be exposed to the effects of OC, while also deploying inert spray during practical training. This one day (4 hour) class will prove invaluable for anyone who carries OC spray as part of their job description.

Defensive tactics/Handcuffing This course will instruct each student on proven techniques that will enable them to avoid, control and survive a physical confrontation. This practical scenario based course will allow each student to develop and apply tactics that can be used during an arrest or life threatening situation. This one day (8 hour) course is a must for anyone who has the potential to get into a physical confrontation or fight for their life.

Less Lethal Munitions This one day (8 hour) course of instruction will educate and certify students on the practical application of twelve gauge shotgun deployed less lethal munitions. The course is designed to show the benefits of a less lethal munitions programs and its place in a force optioned incident. Each student will learn to deploy the appropriate less lethal munitions for the given target during practical application scenarios.

Carbine/Patrol Rifle This course is designed to assist a student in obtaining a high level of proficiency and skill. The carbine/patrol rifle course emphasizes knowledge, marksmanship and effectiveness. This training is designed for law enforcement, security personnel and members of official institutions. The course focuses on a high standard of stressed , dealing with malfunctions and weapon applicability. This will be done while learning cover and concealment, methods of carry, and weapon transitions. This course covers legal aspects relating to when you may and may not shoot in self defense situations, firearm safety, along with fundamentals of . During this two day (16 hour) course each student will shoot approximately 500 rounds of ammunition.

Required gear:

  • Carbine/Patrol rifle with sling.
  • 500 rounds of rifle ammunition.
  • Four or more rifle magazines.
  • All gear used during assigned operation.
  • Pistol and 100 rounds of ammunition.
  • Eye and ear protection.
  • Clothes suitable for learning environment.

Handgun This handgun course is designed to incorporate greater accuracy, speed, and tactics into a students ability. This high level course for law enforcement and security personnel will enhance threat response and optimize reaction to suspects and combatants. This physically and mentally demanding course will build upon a solid base of handgun craftsmanship that is integral for survival during a life threatening situation. During this two day course (16 hours) each student will shoot approximately 500 rounds of ammunition.

Required gear:

  • Pistol of reputable make and caliber with at least three magazines.
  • 500 rounds of quality ammunition.
  • Gear used during normal operations or current assignment.
  • Eye and ear protection.
  • Clothes suitable for learning environment.

Executive Protection/Personal Protection Driving Course This is an intensive 1 to 2 day driving course designed to equip the student with the necessary skills to function as a professional security driver. Exercises will be performed individually and also with multiple vehicles as a team. This course will enhance the comfort and confidence levels of the student and enable them to operate in a motorcade situation at speed, and in close proximity of each other. Students will learn the following evasive maneuvers: "J' turns, forward 180's, "Y" turns, as well as "blocks" and "screens". Students will perform numerous evasive drills and lead/follow exercises utilizing these maneuvers. Students will also learn important route planning and communication skills. This course will also expose the student to mechanical dynamics in order to understand what the vehicle can and cannot do. This course may be changed or redesigned to accommodate a team's/individual's specific needs or assignment.

Texas Private Security Bureau Level III Commission This course covers curriculum mandated by the Texas Department of Public Safety Private Security Bureau to certify a student as having completed the requirements for Level III license in accordance with Chapter 1702 of the Texas Occupations Code.

This course includes instruction on the following topics: Licensing, Pocket Cards, Requirements to be a Commissioned Officer in Texas, Licensing of Companies, Violations by Commissioned Officers, Standards of Conduct, Function of Security Officers, Arrest Authority, Article 14.01 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, Article 18.16 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, Chapter 42.01 of Texas Penal Code, Chapter 9 Use of ly Force, Use of Force Concepts, Issues Relating to the Concealed Handgun License, Field Note Taking, Report Writing, Response to Emergency Situations, Hazardous Materials, Fire Recognition and Response, Threats,, Incidents Involving Serious Injury or Harm, Public Perception of a Security Officer, Conflict Resolution, Force Options, Seven Step Contact , Radio Procedures, Handcuffing Techniques, and Firearms Training.

Each student will need 100 rounds of handgun ammunition in an approved caliber (.38 or above), 15 rounds of 12 gauge shotgun, if the student wishes to qualify with a shotgun (not required for level III certification as of September 1st, 2oo5), applicable duty gear, body armor if worn, eye and ear protection and clothing consistent with a professional training environment.

If the student does not have a handgun, shotgun, eye or ear protection they will be provided free of charge.

Course prerequisite: Level II non commissioned officer courses.

This course is 40 hours in duration.

Texas Security Bureau Level IV Commission This 16 hour course will teach you the concepts of personal protection for dignitaries, executives, celebrities and at risk clients. Personal Protection Officers (PPO's) are typically armed and have expertise in unarmed combat, tactical driving, and first aid. However, the most important skill for a personal protection officer to possess is the ability to assess a situation and facilitate an immediate response. This is done to minimize the danger to their principal and escape and/or evade without a use of force. This course may be taught to a PPO team, individual PPO or specific detail.

This course covers: Licensing, Pocket Cards, Requirements to be a Commissioned Personal Protection Officer (Bodyguard) in Texas, Licensing of Companies, Violations by Commissioned Officers and Personal Protection Officers, Standards of Conduct, Function of Personal Protection Officers, Arrest Authority, Article 14.01 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, Article 18.16 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, Chapter 42.01 of Texas Penal Code, Chapter 9 Use of ly Force, Use of Force Concepts, Issues Relating to the Concealed Handgun License, Field Note Taking, Report Writing, Response to Emergency Situations, Hazardous Materials, Fire Recognition and Response, Threats, Responses Involving Serious Injury or Harm, Public Perception of a Security Officer and PPO Officer, Conflict Resolution, Force Options, Escalated Control Techniques, Radio Procedures, Handcuffing Techniques, and OC Spray Usage.

This course covers curriculum mandated by the Texas Department of Public Safety Private Security Bureau to certify a student as having completed the requirements for Level IV license in accordance with Chapter 1702 of the Texas Occupations Code.

Course prerequisite: Level III Texas Private Security Bureau License

License Renewal Continuing Education Course This State mandated training course is taught by certified/licensed instructors and is required to renew your Level III security commission. This course includes Board Rules, Ethics, Use of Force/Deadly Force, Legal Updates, Current Case Law, Basic Firearms Refresher and Firearms Proficiency. Each student will need their duty handgun , 50 rounds of ammunition, 12 gauge shotgun and 6 shotgun shells.

Please call or email us for class dates and pricing. 817-348-9292, resourcegroupltdna@gmail.com

RGLNA is licensed by the Texas Department of Public Safety Private Security Bureau as a training entity under license number F01104.

Contact us for course pricing and details. admin@resourcegroup.com