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Program Title #2

Private Security Officer (Armed)

44 Hour Customized Certification Security Officer Training

Overview of Training:

  • Program Objective:
  • Professional License

  • Purpose:
  • Prepare students for employment.

  • Outcomes:
  • Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to perform the duties of a Private Security Officer (Armed); and the student will have four certifications in addition to the Guard Card: Baton, Firearms, Chemical Agent, and First Aid CPR AED.
  • Additional requirement to receive the state security guard card—fingerprint and background check clearance.

  • Components of Instruction:
  • Powers to Arrest - 4 hours
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction & Terrorism Awareness - 4 hours
  • Firearms Training - 16 hours
  • Chemical Agents - 2 hours
  • Baton Training - 8 hours
  • First Aid CPR AED - 8 hours
  • Method of Instruction:
  • Written tests/Quizzes; Observation of student performance and interaction; Completion of assignments; Lecture; Class discussion; Demonstration; Role Play; Cooperative learning in small groups; video/DVD, Hands- on with equipment and hands-on practical application training.

  • Total Clock Hours: 44hrs

  • Final Exam & Graduation Requirements:
  • 100% Score on State of California Powers to Arrest and Weapons of Mass Destruction tests; 85% Score on the Baton & Firearms Tests. Completion of all clock hours; competency in all curriculum topics.

  • Internship or Externship
  • None