Curriculum

Online Security Guard Training Curriculum

Penn Foster ’s online Security Guard Career Diploma consists of eight courses to help you gain the knowledge and skills relevant for performing security service jobs in a variety of settings, including stores, office buildings, hotels, universities, casinos, stadiums, and more. Your online security guard classes will cover topics like surveillance, responding to emergencies, and how security guards fit into the law.

Security Guard

Career Diploma 2 months As low as $59/mo
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Online Security Guard Curriculum

  • 8 Courses
  • 24 exams
  • 39 continuing education units (CEUs)


Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 2 months
  • Average time = 5 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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