How to get your security guard certified trainer license

The Washington State Legislature has not yet approved state operating and capital budgets for the 2017–19 biennium, which begins July 1. If the Legislature does not approve budgets by June 30, several state agencies will go through full or partial operations shutdowns. To find out what services will be effected, see Possible suspension of services starting July 1.

Requirements

To get a private security guard certified trainer endorsement, you must:

  • Be licensed as a security guard principal, unarmed security guard, or armed security guard.
  • Pass an exam given by the Department of Licensing. (See Security guard exam study guide.)

How to apply

Submit all of the following:

We’ll schedule your exam within 3 weeks of receiving your paid application.

For veterans

U.S. Veterans may be eligible for partial reimbursements of costs. For more information: Education and Training | Licensing and Certification

Washington Healthcare Finder
Good To Go!
Access Washington – official state government website