The On-Line/Off-Line Safety Education Specialists
Personal Protection Systems Inc., established in 1993 in Victoria B.C. Canada, is a family run company dedicated to providing pro-active Internet and Social Media safety education, violence prevention, safety awareness and self protection training to men, women, children, schools, businesses, corporations, law enforcement and government. We are very passionate about what we do, and we pride ourselves on the fact that we are direct, open and honest when delivering our programs. Our instructional foundation and expertise is based upon 28 years of "real world" law enforcement investigative experience and perspective, combined with current "evidence based" academically peer reviewed research. This is why we promote, “come train with the experienced not just the learned."
Shaw Cable Interview Social Media Safety For Schools
Why Train With Us?
To date, hundreds of thousands of men, women, children, businesses, schools, and law enforcement agencies in Western Canada and the United States, have benefited from our programs . Why?
Darren is a highly respected and serving Staff Sergeant with over 28 years of policing experience, who has dedicated his life to public safety, and is both a provincial and nationally decorated Canadian law enforcement professional. Darren is a Certified Advanced Open Source Intelligence/ Social Media Investigator, and has a strong interest/background in on-line and social media investigations. As a Social Media safety advocate, Darren has presented his multi-award winning Social Media safety presentation to over 225,000 students in both Canada and the United States. Darren is also an internationally court recognized safety and self protection expert, published award winning author and highly sought after public/keynote speaker. Given his unique educational and professional background, Darren brings a heart felt passion, and 28 years of "real world” investigative experience and perspective when sharing his message of personal safety, both on-line and off-line, that is hard to match. Find our Bio here.
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When you take one of our programs, you know that you are getting the most up to date and pro-active “reality based” training available.
In Victoria we will come to you to provide the training, or you can come to our fully outfitted 1200 square foot training facility.
We will travel anywhere in Canada or the United States (yes we have a USA working Visa) to present our programs
We can design programs to meet your training needs.
We are a family owned and operated company
Personal Protection Systems Inc. understands that pro-active safety education and training is the ultimate way to improve and enhance ones skills and abilities, which has a direct correlation to ones performance and behaviour. We understand that effective training is considered a defining characteristic of professionalism. One of our training philosophies is; “information to be useful must be shared”. If you have a safety training need, please feel free to contact us. Our promise to you is that we will provide the best training, with the best instructors, at the best prices anywhere.
Come see why over 270 schools, and 225,000 students (and growing) in the provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Washington State have heard our very unique, empowering and multiple award winning Internet/Social Media safety presentation. The goal of our internet and Social Media safety program is not to instil fear or negate opportunities, rather the goal of our program is to enlighten, empower and enable youth to make informed online choices.
We are so confident that our Internet and Social Media safety program will meet and exceed expectations, we now offer a 100% money back guarantee. If a school believes that our presentation did not provide their tweens, teens and young adults with important safety information to become more digitally literate, savvy, safe and resilient while online, we will refund the cost of the seminar, minus any travel expenses. We are the first and only Internet and Social Media safety company in Canada to offer this money back guarantee !!!
For information on all of our programs, please click on the "Programs" tab located in the menu at the top of our web page directly under our banner.
Darren, Beth and Brandon Laur
Personal Protection Systems Inc
Every year a portion of our profits are given back to the community to financially support three not-for-profit organizations in British Columbia who are dedicated to helping youth in need when it comes to bullying and suicide prevention; NEED2, Bullying Ends Here, and Stop A Bully. We are proud of the fact that "We are a for profit company, striving to do well, by doing good for others in our community.”