Gavin de Becker is widely regarded as the Nation’s leading expert on the protection of public figures. His work in the prediction and prevention of violence has earned him three Presidential appointments. He is the bestselling author of The Gift of Fear: Survival Signs That Protect Us From Violence, now published in over a dozen languages.
Michael LaFever is a partner in GDBA who has advised high-risk clients since 1979. He is the firm’s liaison with LAPD, U.S. Department of State, Department of Defense, Secret Service, and various international law enforcement agencies. Michael was the only civilian attendee at the Central Intelligence Agency’s first Threat Management Conference.
California Department of Veterans Affairs (CSSAVE) approved our PLT Training as an On-The-Job
Training Program. Consequently, eligible CA-based Military Veterans and dependents can
utilize their GI Bill® for additional income up to the first 2 years of their GDBA employment.