Security Guard Training Course

8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course for Security Guards

This is an 8 hour course required by New York State as the first step in obtaining a security guard registration card from the New York State Department of State. The course provides the student with a general overview of the duties and responsibilities of a security guard. Topics covered in this course include the role of the security guard, legal powers and limitations, emergency situations, communications and public relations, access control, and ethics and conduct. All students must attend 100% of the 8hr course, and pass an examination, for successful completion of this course.

Security Guard Tuition Refund Policy:
8 hour Pre-Assignment Training: Students will be entitled to a 100% refund any time prior to the start of instruction. If a course is divided between two 4 hour days, student will be entitled to a 50% refund if the student cancels before start of second 4 hour block.
16 hour OJT course: Student will be entitled to a 50% refund if the student cancels before the start of the second 8 hour block of instruction.  If the instruction is divided between four 4 hour sessions, the refund schedule shall be 75%, 50%, and 25%.
A DCJS approved security guard training school cannot assess any non-refundable registration fees, cancellation fees, or deposits.

Course Prefix & #: POL.CE-016
Title: 8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course for Security Guards  

Tuition: $75


Register online.  Or if you prefer to register by mail, download the Security Guard Training registration form.

Tuition: $75

Scheduled Classes 

  Term   Section Name   Day   Date of Class   Time   Location Registration Deadline
CE17SU POL.ce-016-001 Sat June 3, 2017 8:30am-5:00pm OCC – Mulroy Hall, R126 6/1/17
CE17SU POL.ce-016-002 Sat July 1, 2017 10:30am-7:00pm OCC – Mulroy Hall, R126 6/28/17

Tuition: $75

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