We don’t hire employees.
We hire leaders.

PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP TRACK (PLT)

GDBA’s Professional Leadership Track (PLT) is a 2-year on-the-job training curriculum that prepares protectors for future leadership positions at GDBA or in their next career.

CAREER PROGRESSION

GDBA’s promotional system is merit-based. Performance matters most, not seniority.

TRAINING

GDBA offers hundreds of training courses, exercises, and certifications. Each step throughout the 2-year PLT and beyond is measured and evaluated by the Training Division to ensure every associate continually gains proficiency, experience, and confidence.

QUALIFICATIONS

We care about one thing: Performance.

CULTURE

Our culture is embodied by three aspects of our work:
1) merit-based, 2) bureaucracy-free, and 3) opportunity-driven.

MISSION

Many associates protect our clients at their residences, while others are assigned to corporate Global Operations Centers or other business locations that demand close protection. Most protectors are assigned to a multitude of details within their first year.

FAQs

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The first two years at GDBA:

  • 5,000 hours protecting some of the world’s most at-risk individuals and enterprises
  • 500 hours of training, mentoring, instructing, and certification
  • Letters of recommendation from senior leaders
  • 4 academies completed at the Gavin de Becker Institute
  • Eligible for three promotions laddering to position of Security Staff Leader
  • GDBA Professional Portfolio documenting it all

Training Our Protectors

Upcoming Recruitment Events

Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 11:00am-2:00pm
Keiser University Pembroke Pines Campus FALL CAREER FAIR
1640 S.W. 145th Avenue
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 10:00am-1:00pm
Airman & Spouses to the Workfoce Career Fair
Delta Breeze Club — 400 Windward Drive
Travis AFB, CA 94535

Friday, October 27, 2017 from 10:00am-1:00pm
MCAS Miramar Career Fair
Miramar Room, Bldg. 5305
San Diego, CA 92145
*Open to all Active Duty, Military Spouses, Military Retirees,
Reservists, and DoD Civilians

Friday, October 27, 2017 from 8:30am-10:00am
TRS Brief
Bldg. 1530, 202/203, Lifelong Learning Center
Twentyning Palms, CA 92278

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