SA Bodyguard Institute (Pty) Ltd

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37 First Floor, Palm Springs Shopping Centre, 7th Street
Gauteng  1544
South Africa
+27 861 711 711
+27 11 362 3908
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SA Bodyguard Institute (Pty) Ltd

SA Bodyguard Institute Pty Ltd is the mother company with subsidiary Companies and directly related to placements, training and technologies in the Bodyguard Industry, under direct supervision of SABA (South African Bodyguard Association), of which Mr Alex Maseko is the President.

SA Bodyguard has been in existence for five years and developed into the largest bodyguard company in South Africa, with franchised outlets in most provinces. SA Bodyguard cover all aspects of the bodyguard industry today with the most advance technology available.

The organization specialize in the art of Bodyguarding ( VIP / Close Protection) and are specialists in each aspect thereof.


The organization driven by the founder of SA Bodyguard Mr Andre Viljoen and Mr Alex Maseko has proved great successes during the past five years starting off with a branch in a small town called Graskop, a tourist destination in Mpumalanga South Africa, towards franchising their business with outlets in most provinces and will soon be covering the whole country.


The Founder Andre Viljoen is a specialist in the field and has been operational for two decades. He shared his knowledge and experience with the whole world by means of published books and course material, Some of his pioneers work:

  • Director General - Bodyguard Association SA
  • Country Director - International Association of Close Protection Officers
  • Country Director - International Close Protection Training Association
  • Author of the VIP protection course - INTEC Collage
  • Author of VIP / Close Protection Course DAMELIN Collage
  • Author of SASSETA accredited learning material for SA Bodyguard (US 11510)
  • Author of Philosophy of Bodyguarding
  • Author of Pocket Guide for Bodyguards
  • Author of The Bodyguard Driver
  • Author of Close Protection Combat
  • Author of Counter and Elimination Techniques
  • Author of Auto Biography - Andre Viljoen
  • Author of The Life of a Bodyguard

Patent Holder of Legion Specs - Andre developed sunglasses for Bodyguards which enable a Protector to view 360 degrees around him and identify a threat well in advance and therefore eliminate the element of surprise. ( Approved by the Bodyguard Association South Africa). With 3 decades of martial arts experience Andre developed a style for Bodyguards which is clean and quick elimination techniques. He is also founder of several organizations.

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