Course Description

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. The cost of the course is $75.

Please note the following:

  • You must be pre-registered for a class, we do not accept walk-ins.
  • To avoid financial responsibility, you must drop the class prior to the start of class. Failure to attend class does not negate financial responsibility.

Security Guard Course Refund Policy: Students will receive 100% refund if course is dropped prior to start. If course is divided into two (2) days, the student will receive a 50% refund is requested prior to start of second day.

Course Course Sign-Up Date Time Location
Security Guard 8 Hour Initial Training Register Monday, 2/13 — Tuesday, 2/14 5:30PM – 9:30PM OCC@Liverpool

Security Guard 8 Hour Annual Training

Register Monday, 2/13 8:00AM – 5:00PM OCC@Liverpool
Security Guard 16 Hour On The Job Training Register Tuesday, 5/09 — Wednesday, 5/10 8:00AM – 5:00PM OCC@Liverpool


Questions? Contact us at 315-498-6080 or email