Armed Guard Certification



Our Armed Guard Certification training includes a final examination covering subjects taught in class. In addition, an armed guard applicant must complete an additional four hours of marksmanship training and achieve a minimum of 70% on any silhouette target course approved by the commissioner.

The Armed Guard Class (2 days) is $170 including ammo.

Class Highlights

  • Orientation
  • Legal powers and limitations of a security guard/officer
  • Emergency procedures
  • General duties including patrolling and report writing
  • Training for weapons that are less than lethal
  • Force Continuum
  • Handling of a firearm
  • Safety and maintenance of firearms

Class Requirements for Armed Guard

  • Personal self-defense Handgun if going through ARMED GUARD portion.
  • MUST have appropriate holster designed for specific firearm used in class  (no cross draw holsters permitted)
  • MUST have a quality duty belt
  • Comfortable attire
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Note taking materials for unarmed and armed classes.

Armed Guard Re-Certification

If you are upgrading from unarmed to armed, you must have had your unarmed for less than one year (Original issue) If so, cost is $100. If over one year then 16 hour class must be taken.

UnArmed Guard Certification

Our Unarmed Guard Certification class is held on the same day as our Armed Guard Certification class and consists of the first four hours of that course.

  • The Guard Re-certification class is 4 hours
  • Cost is $70 and we furnish the ammo
  • A change of weapon can be added in this class. Cost is $25
  • Additional Firearms added for $35 per firearm


  • Armed Guard Certification
  • $17000
  • 2-Days
  • Price Includes Ammo
  • Fingerprinting is an additional $38