Our Mandate

Tip of Spear equips aspiring protection professionals in Alberta with the skills, mindset and confidence they need to expand their careers and thrive in serving and protecting the communities where they live and work.

As one of the largest training centres in Alberta, Tip of Spear's Academy provides instructor-led in-person and virtual training for physical security, private investigation, peace officer, cyber security and other protection careers.

Who We Are

Our Values

Our company was founded on the values of: Courage, Determination, Faith (Peace) and Safety

Our Vision

To help as many people as possible create high standards of living through serving their community in the protection industry, and to live lives of safety and peace.

Our Mission

To provide professional, practical, current, world-class, education to civilians and those working in the protection industry, through training and mentorship.

Why Choose
Tip of Spear?


Most of our instructors have been in the protection industry for over 30 years and have incredible wisdom to pass on to their students.


Tip of Spear has been successfully operating since 2011 and is going strong! We were among the first to offer online courses 9+ years ago.


We offer numerous training programs, to start and advance your career, online and in the classroom at our facility.


We have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and 4-5 stars on Google and Facebook. 


We continue to improve and improve our course contents and our instructional delivery, and are constantly adding new programs.


We are the go-to education centre for all things to do with protection and personal safety in Alberta. Integrity is crucial to us in how we operate.
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