Class Summaries

Ambassadorial Services

The Ambassadorial Services' Course will provide students with the knowledge necessary to provide excellent customer service in a public setting as a security officer. A special focus will be placed on facilities that require constant public contact such as hotels, malls, office buildings, and high rise buildings.

 

Annual Refresher Course

The Annual Refresher Course provides students with a review of the responsibilities of a security officer, their legal authority and the traits needed to succeed. Students will also be provided with a review of current trends and issues in the security industry.

 

BSOT (Basic Security Officer Training) – Basic

The BSOT -Basic provides students with the basic knowledge needed to perform the duties of a security officer. Students will receive instruction in the duties of a security officer, legal authority, weapons of mass destruction, public relations, ethics, report writing, communications, chemical weapons, legal liabilities, CPR, officer safety and management of aggressive behavior (MOAB). Upon successful completion of this course students will receive CPR certification, Chemical Weapons (mace/pepper spray) certification and Introductory MOAB certification.

 

BSOT – Intermediate

The BSOT – Intermediate course builds upon the knowledge gained in the BOST – Basic course and provides advanced training for security officers. Upon successful completion of this course students will receive Baton certification.

 

BSOT - Advanced

The BSOT – Advanced course builds upon the knowledge gained in the BSOT – Intermediate course and provides advances training for security officers. Upon successful completion of this course students will 
CPR/AED/First Aid and Taser Certification.

 

CA Guard Card Module I

The CA Guard Card Module I course is a state specific course that meets the standards to receive a CA state guard card and complete Module I training. CA requires the completion of three modules within 60 days to maintain a guard card. This course is module I and is also included in the BSOT Level I Course.  Module I must be completed prior to submitting an initial guard card application in CA.

 

CA Guard Card Module II

The CA Guard Card Module II course is a state specific course that meets the standards to receive a CA state guard card and complete Module II training. CA requires the completion of three modules within 60 days to maintain a guard card. This course is module II and is also included in the BSOT Level I Course.

 

CA Guard Card Module III

The CA Guard Card Module III course is a state specific course that meets the standards to receive a CA state guard card and complete Module IIII training. CA requires the completion of three modules within 60 days to maintain a guard card. This course is module III and is also included in the BSOT Level I Course.

 

Club/Bar/Restaurant Officer

The Club/Bar/Restaurant (CBR) course prepares students to work as security officers in environments where alcohol is served. This course provides specific instruction related to these types of environments including alcohol awareness certification and training to deal with impaired individuals and groups.

 

Club/Bar/Restaurant Doorman

The Club Doorman Course will provide students with the knowledge necessary to perform the duties of a doorman for a club, bar or restaurant. The course includes a detailed review of valid forms of ID including valid ID's from all 50 states.

 

Chemical Weapons

This course provides students with the knowledge needed to safely carry and use a variety of chemical weapons including mace and pepper spray. Upon successful completion of the course students will be issued Chemical Weapons Certification.

 

CPR/First Air/AED

The CPR/First Aid/AED course is a Red Cross approved course that will provide students with the knowledge to perform CPR, use an AED and provide basic First Aid. Upon successful completion students will receive Red Cross certification. 

 

De-escalation of Aggressive Behavior and Use of Force/MOAB

The De-escalation Aggressive Behavior and Use of Force/MOAB course will provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to handle situations involving aggressive individuals and groups. This course covers the use of force, management of aggressive behavior and the physical skills needed to control aggressive behavior when necessary.

 

Defensive Driving

The Defensive Driving course provides students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to use motor vehicles is a safe manner in a variety of situations. This course includes both classroom and in-vehicle training.

 

Firearms Advanced – Handgun

The Advanced Handgun course builds upon the knowledge gained in the Basic Handgun course. Students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to handle a firearm in a variety of scenarios. The course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Firearms Certification – Basic Handgun (CA)

The Basic Handgun course provides students with the basic knowledge to safely use a handgun in the line of duty as a security officer. The course meets the certification standards of the state in which it is taught. The course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Firearms – NRA Basic Instructor (Train the Trainer)

The NRA Basic Instructor Training opens with an exercise on "How to Introduce a Speaker" designed as an icebreaker. You're paired with another Instructor Candidate, spend a few minutes in exchanging information, and introduce each other to the course. Immediately you start learning how to talk on your feet while we teach you how to offer useful praise and constructive suggestions. You're teaching. We help you conquer shyness and develop a communications bridge with a group of people who depend on you for positive instruction. Our coursees establish an atmosphere in which your fellow students assist us in helping you succeed. Step by step we guide you through five key lessons that help you learn essential methods of conducting a formal NRA course in the use of firearms. NRA Basic Instructor Training concludes with "Preparing to Teach" and the trainer's examination. At that point you should be ready for whichever discipline-specific instructor training course comes next for you: Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, or Personal Protection depending on your qualifications and enrollment. To make most efficient use of the day on which we hold this six hour course we continue on to common elements of the discipline-specific courses (NRA Basic Pistol Instructor, NRA Basic Rifle Instructor, NRA Basic Shotgun Instructor, and NRA Personal Protection Instructor) for students who have registered in advance to go beyond NRA Basic Instructor Training into one or more NRA discipline-specific course. Or you can stop with the Basic Instructor Training course. (You are not considered an NRA Certified Instructor until you complete the discipline-specific course and the NRA Training Department processes your application and issues instructor credentials.) .

 

Firearms – NRA Basic Pistol

The NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course introduces students to the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely. Through this course, the students will learn about pistol parts and operation, ammunition, gun safety, pistol shooting fundamentals, and pistol shooting activities. The Basic Pistol Course will also help prepare the student for participation in other NRA courses.

 

Firearms – NRA Basic Shotgun

The basic Shotgun shooting course is a great place to start building your Shotgun knowledge. We highly recommend taking the NRA First Steps Shotgun Orientation if you are a new shooter. This course offering builds on the skill set most have already started to develop while learning to shoot on their own. We will discuss the basics of Firearm safety, different types of Shotguns, ammunition, sight alignment and trigger control, loading and unloading, weapon care and cleaning, storing and much more! 

 

Firearms – NRA First Steps Pistol

FIRST Step - Firearm Instruction, Responsibility and Safety Training -  is the National Rifle Association's response to the American public's need for a firearm orientation program for the new purchasers. New firearm owners are encouraged to take the "first step" of obtaining training and the NRA FIRST Steps Program is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation of one specific firearm model. There are three orientations in the program: one for rifle, one for pistol, and one for shotgun.

 

Firearms – NRA First Steps Shotgun

FIRST Step - Firearm Instruction, Responsibility and Safety Training -  is the National Rifle Association's response to the American public's need for a firearm orientation program for the new purchasers. New firearm owners are encouraged to take the "first step" of obtaining training and the NRA FIRST Steps Program is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation of one specific firearm model. There are three orientations in the program: one for rifle, one for pistol, and one for shotgun.

 

Firearms – NRA Personal Protection inside the House

The NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course introduces students to the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely during a defense situation in the home. Through this course, the students will learn about pistol parts and operation, ammunition, gun safety, defensive pistol shooting fundamentals, and pistol shooting activities. Law regarding personal defense encounters will also be discussed.

 

Firearms – NRA Range Safety Officer

The NRA Range Safety Officer program was developed in response to the demand for a nationally-recognized range safety officer certification. NRA Range Safety Officers are people who possess the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations. 
This course does not encompass the functions and responsibilities of a Range Officer, who conducts NRA competitive shooting events as defined by Rule 11.5 of the NRA Rule Books.

NRA Range Safety Officers must be 21 years of age or older.
The Range Safety Officer course consists of: Range Safety Officer's roles and responsibilities, range standard operating procedures, range inspection and range rules, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, and Range Safety Briefings which include emergency procedures. Candidates must also receive 90 percent or better on the written exam.

 

Firearms Requalification- Handgun

The Handgun Requalification course is a semi-annual course that provides students with a refresher of the knowledge necessary to properly and safely use a handgun. This course includes classroom training and practical application on a firearms range. This course meets the state requirements for the state in where it is conducted.

 

Firearms Tactical - Handgun

The Firearms Tactical – Handgun course builds upon the knowledge gained in the Advanced Handgun course. Students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to handle a handgun in a variety of tactical scenarios. Students must be prepared to engage in tactical scenarios that may be emotionally and physically challenging. The course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Firearms Tactical – Shotgun

The Firearms Tactical – Shotgun course builds upon the knowledge gained in the Advanced Shotgun course. Students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to handle a shotgun in a variety of tactical scenarios. Students must be prepared to engage in tactical scenarios that may be emotionally and physically challenging. The course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Handcuffing - Tactical

The Handcuffing – Tactical course is and advanced handcuffing course that will provide students with the skill and knowledge necessary to handcuff a suspect in a variety of situations. This course focuses on safely and efficiently handcuffing a suspect while in the field. This course includes both classroom training and practical application. 

 

High Risk Security

The High Risk Security course is and advance security course that focuses on providing security in high risk environments such as high crime neighborhoods and subsidized housing. The focus of this course is on high crime areas, dealing with criminal element as well as interacting with tenants, residents and customers. This course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Human Resources - Basic

The Human Resources – Basic course provides students with a basic understanding of the human resource functions and related federal, state and local laws. Specific areas covered include the recruiting, hiring, training, disciplining, motivating, counseling and termination of employees. This is a basic level course which will help students better understand the complexities associated with human resources.  

 

Loss Prevention

The Loss Prevention course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties of a basic loss prevention officer in the retail industry. This course is intended to provide students with the ability to identify and deal with acts related to inventory shrinkage and internal theft. This course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

MOAB – Introduction

The MOAB (Management of Aggressive Behavior) – Introduction course provides students with the knowledge required to have a basic understanding of how to manage aggressive behavior. This course is an introductory course that introduces the student to the concepts associated with MOAB. This course is limited to classroom training only.

 

MOAB – 2 Day

The MOAB – 2Day course provides students with the knowledge and skills associated with effectively managing situations involving aggressive individuals. This course if designed for anyone working and environment where they may encounter aggressive behavior by others. This course includes classroom training and practical application.  

 

NRA Refuse to be a Victim Female Only Course

The Refuse To Be A Victim Course is a personal safety program that teaches strategies you can use to avoid situations where self-defense is required. This course focuses on proactive courses of action, rather than reactive. Criminals prefer easy targets. By making yourself more difficult to prey upon, you lessen your risk of criminal attack. That means having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it.

 

OSHA 10 Hour Course – Construction Industry

The OSHA Outreach Training Program for the Construction Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in the construction industry. The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. This is a voluntary program and does not meet training requirements for any OSHA standards. The 10 hour course is intended for all employees in the construction industry.

 

OSHA 10 Hour Course – General Industry

The OSHA Outreach Training Program for General Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in general industry. The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. This is a voluntary program and does not meet training requirements for any OSHA standards. The 10 hour course is intended for all employees.

 

OSHA 30 Hour Course – Construction Industry

The OSHA Outreach Training Program for the Construction Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in the construction industry. The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. This is a voluntary program and does not meet training requirements for any OSHA standards. The 30 hour course is intended for supervisor and individuals with safety responsibility.

 

OSHA 30 Hour Course – General Industry

The OSHA Outreach Training Program for General Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in general industry. The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. This is a voluntary program and does not meet training requirements for any OSHA standards. The 30 hour course is intended for supervisors and individuals with safety responsibility.

 

Patrol Driver Course

The Patrol Diver course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to effetely perform the duties associated with security officers who patrol in motor vehicles. This course covers a wide variety of topics related to driving a vehicle and providing security services. This course includes classroom training and practical application. All students must have a valid driver's license.

 

Personal Protection Officer

The Personal Protection Officer course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to seek entry level positions in the personal protection/executive protection field. This course covers a wide variety of subjects related to personal protection and includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Personal Protection Officer II

The Personal Protection Officer II course builds upon the knowledge and skills gained in the Personal Protection Officer course and prepares the student for more advanced positions within the field of personal/executive protection. The course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Personal Protection Officer III

The Personal Protection Officer III course builds upon the knowledge and skills gained in the Personal Protection Officer II course and prepares the student for more advanced positions within the field of personal/executive protection. The course includes both classroom training and practical application.

 

Recruiting – Basic

The Recruiting – Basic course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively develop recruiting programs to recruit quality employees. The course focuses both on general recruiting methods and how to focus recruiting efforts based on the skills needed. This course includes classroom training and some practical application.

 

Safety Officer

The Safety Officer course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to serve as a general safety officer in both general industry and the construction industry. This course includes classroom training and practical application. 

 

Supervisor Level I (Security)

The Supervisor Level I course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to serve as entry level supervisors in the security field. This course covers a variety of subjects that security officers will need to be familiar with in order to effectively function as a first line supervisor. This course includes classroom training and practical application.

 

Supervisor Level II (Security)

The Supervisor Level II course builds upon the Supervisor Level I course and provides the knowledge and skills to serve as a mid-level supervisor in the security field. This course covers a variety of subjects that security officers will need to be familiar with in order to effectively function as a mid-level supervisor. This course includes classroom training and practical application.

 

Train the Trainer

The Train the Trainer course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to conduct training course as an instructor. This course covers classroom organization, preparing course materials, prepping for course, teaching the course and administrative responsibilities after course completion.