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. 16-Hour on-the-job Training
The 16 Hour On-the-Job Training Course (OTJ) is specifically designed for new security guards. This training equips them with the right tools and techniques needed to carry out their duties effectively, providing them with a foundation for success in their roles. It covers comprehensive topics about the roles and responsibilities of a security guard. It also delves into various techniques and strategies required for effective security measures. Students learn about the importance of situational awareness, conflict resolution, effective communication, and response tactics for potential threats or emergencies.
. 8-Hour Pre-Assignment
This course is specifically designed for people who wish to be security guards, and it is known as the “pre-assignment” course. The course lasts for eight hours and will be completed before you start your job as a security guard. This course will help you understand the various roles and responsibilities of a security guard and equip you to deal with any situation that may arise. You will learn about various security protocols, access control, security screening, and emergency response procedures. This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in your career as a security guard. Overall, it is a significant opportunity for anyone who is interested in this line of work.
. NYS Security Guard Licensing Process