Steven Braat


Head of Instructor Violence Control, Self Defense & Law enforcement - Instructor


Steven is one of the International Protection Services partners to provide Executive Security & Executive training.

He has earned his spurs in training and educating professionals in Security and Safety, including renowned clients such as the government, private organizations, private persons, and the SME segment. His primary focus is on Violence Management & Defense (Aggression), Close Protection, and Security Awareness.
During thirteen years at the Royal Netherlands Military Constabulary, he molded into a security man in heart and soul.
Says Steven.
“I am proud of all my recognized specialist sports diplomas; I am a resilience/self-defense trainer (Windesheim Zwolle), and I have various security diplomas and accreditations (Dutch Security license SVPB) and internationally. From ERO, security officer to Security Manager. To this day, I train myself every day in any form. If I lack knowledge or skills, I will have them prepared by other specialists. I want to be the best in my field on all fronts, my character, and nature.

Key Skill:

  • Law Enforcement instructor Delevement
  • Close protection Level 3 / Covert close protection
  • Advanced Close Protection foot techniques & vehicle formations
  • Advanced Covert Surveillance (ACS)
  • Close Protection & Security operational planning
  • Threat assessments & risk analysis
  • Risk Management, conflict resolution & security policies
  • Site surveys, security advances & route reconnaissance
  • Close Quarters Combat self-defense
  • Close Quarter Battle (CQB) defensive shooting skills
  • Interpersonal skills & conflict management (realistic incidents)
  • Advanced counteractions (team formations & vehicle movements)
  • Advanced weapons training (pistols, rifles, shotguns, AR-15 & AK-74 semi-automatic weapon)
  • Executive Security Driver
  • Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) / First Aid