8 Hour Pre-Assignment Class (1 day course: 8AM-4PM)
The class is given on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday from 8 AM-4 PM. Mask is required. Due to social distancing, the class must be prepaid online and it is not refundable because seats are limited.
Taking this security guard training class is the required “first step” to get your security guard license in NY State. Our experienced instructors are retired police officers and security experts and come fully certified by the NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services. All classes start at 8 am sharp. Registration starts 30 minutes before class starts. Please arrive no later than 7:45 am. Classes can fill up to capacity. To ensure a place in class, please register and pay online. Mask & social distancing are required. Due to the social distancing therefore limited seatings, classes paid online are not refundable.
Training topics include:
✓ The role of security guards in protecting property and lives
✓ Powers and limitations
✓ Handling emergency situations
✓ Access control procedures
✓ Communications and public relations
✓ Report writing
✓ Ethics and Conduct
✓ Reviews and examinations
Students are required to have a passing score (70%) on a test given toward the end of the class. Upon successful completion, students are awarded a Certificate of Completion. The certificate is one of several documents needed for applying for a security guard license. Learn more about the process of how to become a licensed New York State security guard.
What to bring to class:
1. A picture ID (must be either government-issued or school-issued)
2. Your Social Security Number
3. Payment (cash only)
4. Notebook and pen for taking notes