8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Class

Offered Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9 am. Cost: $50 

Taking this course is the required "first step" in becoming a licensed security guard in New York 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 9 am sharp.  Registration starts 30 minutes before class starts.  Please arrive no later than 8:45.  Classes can fill up to capacity.  To ensure a place in class, please pre-register online.

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