News from IBSSA – USA / North Carolina


In August 2012 Mr. Attila T. KUTAS – International Coordinator of IBSSA for Florida / USA travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina in order to visit the Homeland Security “UNLV” Frontline Responder Training Course, Terrorism Awareness: Protecting Soft Targets' training, where Mr. Karl DELAGUERRA – Master Teacher of IBSSA instructed the participants, and guest speaker was Mr. Dan STARKS – Head of the Starks Training Institute.

The training was composed of 8 modules:

  • Terrorism Awareness
  • Homeland Security Role of Frontline Responder
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Explosives and Improvised
  • Explosive Devices (IED)
  • Terrorist Planing Cycle & Suspicious Person Indicators
  • Suspicious Item Indicators & Types of Threats
  • Incident Scene Management
  • Soft Target Assets & Vulnerabilities

Numerous VIP guests honoured the event:

Larry Bumgarner – Director of Security,Central Church of God
Gary Pastor – President, North Carolina Association of Private Investigators
Craig DeTremble – President, FBI Citizens Academy Alumni Association
Nancy Meek – Senior Representative, Office of Congressman Patrick McHenry
Alice Torres – Immigration Representative, Office of Congresswoman Sue Myrick

Sponsor of the training: Metro Special Police – Mr. Lynn Hoosier, Founder, President & CEO

31th August 2012

IBSSA HQ


Report about the governmental adoption of the EPS program of IBSSA Mexico

On the 24th April 2018, the Commissioner of the Mexico Federal Protection Service, in association with ASIS International and the IBSSA, signed into policy the formal adoption of the IBSSA standards and training program for all licensed bodyguards in Mexico.

The following IBSSA officials were present at the signing ceremony:

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

                                                                       
                                                                                                               
On the 21st March 2018, the XXI. Congress of IBSSA, the 6th “Partnership for Security” International Joint Conference of IBSSA – IPA (International Police Association) – IAPA (International Auxiliary Police Association) together with the Award Ceremony were held at the Conference room of Metropolitan Hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel with the participation of appr. 60 members from 4 continents, representing 25 national and international organisations. Numerous security officials of the region also attended the Conference.

                                                                                                             

IBSSA North American Conference 2018 in Charlotte

During the last part of January 2018, the inaugural meeting of the IBSSA North American Conference took place in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. Specifically convened to provide a networking platform for our representatives and members in the United States, Mexico, Canada and the Caribbean, this two-day event proved the strength and versatility of IBSSA in this significant global region.