Required Courses for all New York State Security Guards

 

8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course - The first required course is an 8-hour Pre-assignment Training Course. This is a general introductory course. You are issued a certificate upon successful completion. This certificate must accompany your security guard license application when submitted to the Department of State.
Cost is $60 and certificate will be given that day.
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16 Hour On-The-Job Training Course (OJT) -   The second required course is the 16 Hour On-The-Job Security Guard Training Course (OJT).  This class should be taken within the first 90 days of employment. This training program is relevant to the duties of the security guard, requirements of the work site, and the needs of the employer. This class includes the American Heart Association 2 year certification in CPR/AED/BASIC FIRST AID, cost is $130.
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8 Hour Annual In-Service Training Course - The third required training course is the 8-Hour Annual in-Service Course. This security guard training course must be completed each calendar year following completion of the 16-Hour OJT Security Guard Course. This program is designed to meet current training needs and refresh or update guards in changes in the field. The security guard must complete this course as a prerequisite for renewal of their security guard license.
Cost is $60 and certificate will be given that day.
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DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS, MILITARY, SENIOR CITIZENS 65+
$5 OFF OF THE PRE-ASSIGNMENT AND ANNUAL CLASSES
$10 OFF THE 16 HOUR ON THE JOB TRAINING CLASS
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VALID ID IS REQUIRED THE DAY OF THE CLASS TO RECEIVE DISCOUNT.

While it is not required by the State, some companies prefer if you have the 16 Hour On-The-Job training class completed prior to employment.  For those students wishing to complete the 16 Hour OJT class within one month of taking the 8 Hour Pre-Assignment with us, we will discount the class from $130 to $100. 


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