Program Goals and Outcomes

Online security guard training goals and outcomes

The online security guard training can prepare students for a career as an entry-level unarmed security guard. Security guards can work in a variety of settings, from retail stores to schools.

Security Guard

Career Diploma 3 - 6 mo As low as $50/mo
800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM EST)

Program Goal

To provide basic knowledge and skills and help students prepare for entry-level employment as an unarmed Security Guard.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to...

  • Recognize the opportunities available in the private security industry, a historical perspective, and basic requirements for a security guard
  • Examine the characteristics of professional conduct and appearance for security guards and necessary interpersonal skills
  • Summarize laws and liability related to the roles and responsibilities of security guards
  • Examine the elements of a citizen arrest, a security guard's limitations with physical force, and best practices in dealing with crimes in progress
  • Explain the duties and security measures designed to deny unauthorized access and protect personnel and property within the scope of their duties
  • Describe procedures and best practices in crisis intervention and management for handling emergencies, various types of threats and evacuations
  • Describe the process required to investigate illegal or suspicious activities, accidents, and damages

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