Security Guard Training

TOPICS INCLUDED, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Responsibilities and ethics in citizen’s arrest

  • Relationship between a security guard and a peace officer

  • Restrictions on security guard power to arrest.

  • Restrictions on searches and seizures

  • Criminal and civil liabilities

  • Personal liabilities

  • Employer liability

  • Trespass law

  • Ethics and communications

  • Emergency situation response, including response to medical emergencies

Per California Assembly Bill 2880, Applicants for Guard Card (License) are required to complete forty (40) hours of Security Guard  (G) Skills Training.  Prior to applying for California Guard Card (License), each Applicant is required to complete eight (8) hours of the initial forty hours of Security Guard (G) Skills Training (Power to Arrest).

According to the above Law (AB2880), when Guard Card (License) is issued and when the Guard Card holders starts working as Security Guards or Officers, the Guard Card holders must complete sixteen (16) hours of the remaining thirty (32) hours of the required initial forty (40) hours training Course in thirty (30) days while working, and complete the remaining sixteen (16) hours of training within six (6) months.

After successful completion of the initial forty (40) hours training course, each Active Guard Card Holder is required to complete eight (8) hours of Security Guard (G) Skills Training once per Annual (each year).

The reason for the training is for your employment and/or career benefit. The training will prepare you to:

  • Understand the subject matters (Private Security Services Act)
  • Perform your duties with professionalism and within compliance of: BSIS Rules and Regulations; Federal, State and Local Laws and Ordinances

(KNOWLEDGE IS POWER, AND KNOWLEDGE MEANS RESPECT AND MONEY.  REMEMBER THIS!)

 Our Training fees and BSIS Application processing fees consists of the following:

MSTA Training Fee –

  • 8 Hours of the initial forty (40) hours training fee is:  $100.00

BSIS License Processing Fee –

  • Guard Card Live Scan Fingerprints fee paid to Live Scan Operator:  $69.00
  • Guard Card Application fee paid to BSIS: $55.00

MSTA Training Fee –

  • The initial 40 hours training:  $400.00

BSIS License Processing Fee –

  • Guard Card Live Scan Fingerprints fee paid to Live Scan Operator:  $69.00
  • Guard Card Application fee paid to BSIS:  $55.00

MSTA fee for Security Guard (G) required 8 hours Annual Training:  $100.00.

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We issued “Certificate of Training” upon successful completion of each course.

Walk-ins Welcome!

Mr. Paul I. Meaway
Director & Trainer