How to get your security guard certified trainer license

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.

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

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