Handcuffing requires different techniques depending on the defender. Anyone can attend the live class, but we recommend taking the online training first to become familiar with the techniques used during the live training.
BATON (MONADNOCK PR-24)
Baton Class teaches security officers striking, blocking and subject control. The California BSIS requires officers to have their guard card prior to taking baton class
MANAGEMENT OF AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR
Management of Aggressive Angry Behavior provides training in reading body language and teaches you how to handle aggressive angry people. Anyone can attend this training and it highly recommended for security professionals.
PEPPER SPRAY USE
O.C. also known as pepper spray causes tears, pain and temporary blindness allowing security officers to restrain subjects. Pepper spray also provides an opportunity for escape in dangerous situations. Anyone can take this class.
FIRST AID / CPR
A first Aid-CPR class is a requirement for many fields, not just security personnel. Anyone needing First Aid / CPR training can take this class.
DEFENSE AWARENESS FOR WOMEN
Self-defense training appropriate for females of any age. Includes what to watch for, what to do if attacked and when it’s better to fight than submit.
Follow These 3 Easy Steps To Get Your Guard Card
Take the Required CA State Guard Card Course
Just click on any Course that interest you here below. Complete the registration form. This will give you access to the members area of the site. Order the Security Officer Guard Card course. Complete the 3 training modules (powers to Arrest, WMD Terrorism Awareness Part 1 and Part 2). Successfully complete the test and print your certificate of completion.
Get Live Scan Fingerprint
We will help you find an official Live Scan location near you and help you get the needed BSIS Live Scan security guard form. You will need to take the Live Scan security guard form to the Live Scan location and get fingerprinted.
Submit Your Online Security Guard Application
We will provide you with a link to the BSIS website where you can complete you application online. Make sure to use the info listed on your training certificate, and the Live Scan ATI number, when filling out the state’s online form.
Successfully complete the required online training here and you will instantly receive a certificate of completion that you can print out.
INITIAL REQUIRED COURSES FOR ‘GUARD CARD’
Must be completed before working as a security officer