What is personal security ?  The world is changing and society is hardening. Things don't seem to be getting friendlier. Threats, extortion or even kidnapping are unfortunately becoming more common.  Personal security aims to protect the TBP (person to be protected) and to prevent, repel and withstand attacks. The starting point is an optimal guarantee of [...]

Congratulations to Retsan Koers, who set himself an ambitious, but entirely achievable goal of putting himself through a battery of IFPO education programs. The Netherlands-based security entrepreneur has reached his goal. What’s next for Retsan? We’ll have to wait and see, but clearly, the sky is the limit. Here is a recent announcement on Retsan, posted to […]

You may remember Retsan Koers, BScN AD ASyl CPO OSP of the Netherlands from the International Foundation for Protection Officers blog. It was only in October that he received Certified Protection Officer honors. Now, this month, more good news about the founder and director of VIP protection company Backup Concept — Retsan successfully completed and passed the Certified in Security Supervision and Management (CSSM) final […]

The International Foundation for Protection Officers would like to congratulate Retsan Koers, BScN AD ASyl CPO OSP of the Netherlands for his recent achievement, successfully passing the Certified Protection Officer test. “I would like to thank (IFPO Executive Director) Sandi Davies for her support and advice,” Retsan wrote in a Linkedin post. Retsan’s involvement in the security industry is impressive: He […]