Must have qualities of a bodyguard

by Executive Protection Institute EPI was founded in 1978

Even though most people believe that a bodyguard's job is pretty easy, there are many critical roles and responsibilities that a bodyguard must be good at to have a successful career.

Given below are a few must-have qualities for all bodyguards wishing to make a successful career. Remember, failure to have these qualities might result in many difficulties when searching for a job employment.

Nevertheless, you can always join a professional bodyguard training program to help you acquire these skills.

Situational awareness

As the bodyguard, it is your responsibility to watch out for any signs of suspicious behavior. Even though not one behavior is proof that a person is planning to attack your client, you need to stay alert for people who display any signs of mental distress or nervously glance at your client.

 You also need to pay attention to body language, facial expressions, and any gestures that suggest they might be carrying a concealed weapon.

Honesty and integrity

All professional bodyguards need to take on their roles with honesty and integrity. Since your client is entrusting their life to you, you must be fully committed to protecting them at all costs.

Without qualities like dependability, integrity, honesty, and trustworthiness, a bodyguard is nothing but a thug in tailored suits.

Being able to work without supervision

As a professional bodyguard, you need to be capable of working without any supervisor directing or overseeing your behavior and work.

As a professional, you need to ensure your morale and productivity while working with minimal supervision from the detail leader. Join a professional course to find out how to become a bodyguard today!


If you wish to ensure an efficient bodyguard detail, you need to be a good team player. To earn the cooperation and respect of your teammates, you need to be professional in your conduct and watch each other's back.

If you don't violate these critical factors, you will have an excellent professional bodyguard career shortly.

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