United Security Training Center

Professional Security Guard School



Training Packages
Acquire the knowledge and skills needed to become a certified security guard instructor. We will instruct and assist you with all aspects of the process and paperwork.

Courses & Descriptions
Unarmed Guard Training Requirements
All security guards are required to complete an 8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course prior to applying to the Department of State for a Security Guard Registration Card, followed by a 16 Hour On-the-Job Training Course for Security Guards within 90 days of initial employment as a security guard, and annually complete an 8 Hour Annual In-service Training Course for Security Guards every year thereafter.

Fingerprinting
Assistance with submitting fingerprints to New York State provided.

Security Guard License
Assistance with submitting the security license application to New York State provided.

Eight Hour Pre-Assignment Training
8 Hours Certificate Class Cost: $45

This course is a one day class that is required by New York State as the first step in obtaining a security guard registration card from the New York State Department of State. This course must be successfully completed in order to apply to New York State for a security license.

Responsibilities:
The protection of property, people and assets in both the private and public sectors.

Course Objective:
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. The passing of an examination is required for successful completion of this course.

Upon Course Completion:
All participants will be issued a certificate of completion upon conclusion of the training. This certificate must accompany the security guard's registration application when submitted to the Department of State.
16 Hour On-the-Job Training (OJT)
16 Hours Certificate Class Cost: $90

The passing of an examination is required for successful completion of this course. This is a two day course that must be completed within 90 days of employment as a security guard.

Course Objective:
The course provides the student with more detailed information on the duties and responsibilities 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, ethics and conduct, and report writing.

Upon Course Completion:
All participants will be issued a certificate of completion upon conclusion of the training.

Eight Hour Annual In-Service Training
8 Hours Certificate Class Cost: $45