Security Officer Certification Training

Security Officer Certification Training



This course is the required official State of CT course that applicants for a security guard identification card must complete. The course is taught by an approved instructor by the state and covers such topics as Criminal Justice, Basic First Aid, Use of Force, and other related subjects relevant to security. Students are NOT certified in First Aid or CPR. The total course length is 8 hours and an exam is administered that students must pass. Adequate time for review and questions will be provided. The class is primarily lecture based with time for breaks.


Additional fees and requirements apply at the time of submitting your application to the State. These fees and other items will be discussed in class by the instructor and are NOT due during the class. Students will also have the opportunity to be fingerprinted in class if they wish to do so. Fingerprinting is included in the program at no additional charge. Reference materials will be provided and students should bring note taking materials such as pen and paper.

Dates 01/25/20 - 01/25/20


  • Time of day: Days
  • Duration: 1 week
  • Days: Saturday
  • Hours: 8
  • Class Times: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • CRN: 2353
  • Tuition: $129
  • Room: Beacon Hall 136
  • Instructor: Mark Basil