Code of professional ethic

  1. As a member of the International Association of Personal Protection Agents, I realize that it is my responsibility to further the professional development of myself and the other men and women who serve in the bodyguard profession.

  2. I will always exhibit the highest level of integrity in the performance of my professional duties and will do my best to see that my responsibilities are carried out with professional competence.

  3. I will not engage in any unethical or illegal conduct, or in any activity that could jeopardize my responsibilities.

  4. I will always keep an open mind and commit myself to the pursuit of knowledge and information for the purpose of discovering new methodologies and systems.

  5. I will always be honest when dealing with my principals, fellow close protection agents, association members and directors, business associates, and all others, and I will uphold the standards established by our founders.

  6. I realize that a great deal of trust and responsibility has been given to me and I know that I must dedicate myself in the furtherance of the bodyguard profession and those whom I am sworn to protect.

  7. I will always keep in mind the fact that I am a member of a truly unique international organization and I will not hold any animosity toward another member based solely on ethnic origin.

  8. I will commit myself to excellence in all areas of the close protection profession.

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