How to get your license: Security guards

Due to facility issues, this licensing program has limited operations. There may be delays in responding to requests. We apologize for the inconvenience. We’re working toward resuming all business operations as soon as possible.

Private security guard company

An individual, partnership, or corporation in the business of providing security guard services on a contractual basis.

Unarmed private security guard

An individual that works for a licensed private security guard company.

Armed private security guard

An individual who carries a firearm while on duty working for a licensed private security guard company.

Certified trainer

An endorsement to a license that allows an individual to provide pre-assignment training and attest to post-assignment training for unarmed private security guards.

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