Active Shooter, Courses, Risk Management, Security, Situational Awareness

How to Prevent Violence in the Workplace

How to Prevent Workplace Violence Shaffer Security Group (SSG) has helped dozens of Fortune 100’s to develop a “Strategic Security Plan” to help identify & prevent workplace violence. The below article copied from the National Law Review perfectly sums up what SSG teaches in our Security Awareness & Protection Course for Businesses. Please take the […]

Media, News


SSG Founder on NBC Dallas SHAFFER SECURITY GROUP (SSG) founder Greg Shaffer comments on the Presidents options for Director of the FBI. Shaffer Security Group (SSG) was asked to comment on the Trump Administration’s short list for the new Director of the FBI.  Click on the link below to see the interview.  

Active Shooter, Crisis Management, Executive Protection, Risk Management, Special Event Security

Special Event Security Planning – 2017 Earth Day Texas

Special Event Security Planning, Executive Protection, Personal Protection

Special Event Security Planning & Executive Protection are just two of the many Security Programs offered by SHAFFER SECURITY GROUP (SSG).  Shaffer Security Group was proud to be invited back for the second year to help in the design of the security plans for the world’s largest Earth Day celebration – Earth Day Texas (EDTx 2017). […]

Active Shooter, Crisis Management, Media, Risk Management, Security, Situational Awareness, Work Place Violence

Active Shooter in Dallas!

SSG on NBC discussing the most recent Active Shooter Event in Dallas. SHAFFER SECURITY GROUP (SSG) founder Greg Shaffer ‘Live’ commentary on a Dallas “Active Shooter Event”. Shaffer Security Group (SSG) Founder Greg Shaffer commenting on the most recent Active Shooter Event in Dallas, Texas.  During the interview, it was learned the shooter had taken […]

Active Shooter, Courses, Security, Self Defence, Situational Awareness, Tactical Firearms, Travel Security & Intelligence


SITUATIONAL AWARENESS One of the most often overlooked, yet critical aspects of Personal Security is, Situational Awareness: “Check Your Six”, “Head on a Swivel”, “Be aware of your surroundings”.  You have probably heard all of these before, but what do they mean? As the names implies, “Situational Awareness” is simply knowing what’s going on around […]

Courses, Security, Self Defence, Tactical Firearms, Travel Security & Intelligence, Uncategorized

Knife Fighting – a lost art form.

KNIFE FIGHTING – A Lost Skill-Set Shaffer Security Group Welcomes JOHN HOOPER to our Training Team: John Hooper is an ‘expert’ knife fighter and Empty Hand Combative Instructor. Shaffer Security Group (SSG) has invited John to be a part of our “Training Cadre” for both our Military/Police and Civilian Tactical Courses.  John is an outstanding […]

Courses, Security, Self Defence, Tactical Firearms

JANUARY 2017 Tactical Training Course Schedule

Please find a listing of our January 2017 Training Courses. 7 JANUARY:  “Women’s Personal Defense Course” – Private Group This Course is FILLED.  This is a Private Personal Defense Course held in the privacy of your home.  This course concentrates on Situational Awareness; Awareness Detractors; Response to Active Shooter Events; Self Defense; Basic Skills to […]

Courses, Executive Protection, Media, News, Risk Management, Security, Self Defence, Special Event Security, Tactical Firearms, Travel Security & Intelligence

What Do I Do?

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Greg,…What Do You Do? I get asked this countless of times at social events, at the gym, or at conferences. My go to answer is: “I’m a Security Expert”. In reality, there is so much more I do as a security professional.  As a result, I have to generalize it for the average person. The […]