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Your Safety Is Our First Priority

The presence of a uniformed security officer sends a clear message that you are serious about the safety of your employees and customers.

Are you looking to start a new career as a security guard - We are a New York State approved security guard training school and provide all required security guard training classes. Get your security guard license, security guard certification and security guard training. We do not use videos for training. You will receive actual instructor led classroom training. All classes start at 10AM. Certificates are issued at the end of the day.
Registration is required, call 718-462-5332 or register online below.



Security Training Prices

8 Hour Pre-Assignment
$40.00

Every Tuesday 10:00 AM

(Includes Training, Course Materials and Certificate)

Topics covered include:

  • The role of the security guard
  • Legal powers and limitations
  • Emergency situations
  • Communications and public relations
  • Access control
  • Ethics and conduct
16 Hour On-the- Job Training
$75.00

Every Thursday & Friday 10:00 AM

(Includes Training, Course Materials and Certificate)

Topics covered include:
  • The role of the security guard
  • Legal powers and limitations
  • Emergency situations
  • Communications and public relations
  • Access control
  • Ethics and conduct
  • Incident command system
  • Terrorism
8 Hour Annual In-Service
$45.00

Every Sunday 10:00 AM

(Includes Training, Course Materials and Certificate)

Topics covered include:
  • The role of the security guard
  • Legal powers and limitations
  • Emergency situations
  • Communications and public relations
  • Access control
  • Ethics and conduct

Frequently Asked Questions

Directions


Directions


By Subway
Take the 2 or 3 Trains to Hoyt, walk to Smith Street and take the B57 bus to Cumberland and Flushing Avenue.

Take the A or C Trains to Jay Street Borough Hall. Take the B57 bus to Cumberland and Flushing Avenue.

By Bus Lines B48, B57, B62, B69

B57 Bus - Get off at Cumberland and Flushing Avenue. After clearing security Building 280 on your left. Take elevator to 4th floor.

Take the B69 to Cumberland Street and Flushing Avenue.

Take the B62 to Vanderbilt and Park Avenues and walk one block to Flushing Avenue.

Take the B48 to Flushing and Classon Avenues. Walk under the overpass on Flushing Ave. Continue down Flushing Avenue until you reach the Clinton Avenue security gate.

Take the B48 to Flushing and Franklin Avenues. Transfer to the B57 heading towards Downtown/Fulton Street; get off at Flushing and Vanderbilt Avenues. ****Special Note ***** Weekends use Clinton Street entrance. Walk back to Building 280****


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8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course for Security Guards
This is an 8 hour course required by New York State as the first step in obtaining a security guard registration card from the New York State Department of State. This course must be successfully completed by all those wishing to work as a Security Guard.
16 Hour On-the- Job Training Course for Security Guards
The second security guard training course is the 16 Hour On the Job Training Course (OJT). This course is designed so that it is relevant to the specific duties of a guard, requirement of the work site and the needs of the employer. This is a 16 hour course that must be completed within 90 days of employment as a security guard. The passing of an examination is required for successful completion of this course.
8 Hour Annual In-Service Training Course for Security Guards
This is an 8 hour course that must be completed within 12 calendar months from completion of the 16 Hour On-the-Job Training Course for Security Guards, and annually thereafter. The course is structured to provide the student with updated and enhanced information on the duties and responsibilities of a security guard.
What are the requirements for registration as a Security Guard?
Applicants must be 18 years of age, have completed an 8-hour pre-assignment training course, and have not been convicted of a serious criminal offense. Must be a citizen or resident alien of the United States.
What forms of payment does Gold Security Training School accept?
We accept cash and credit cards
Refund Policy
A student who cancels before instruction begins receives a full refund. Cash Payments will receive a full refund in cash and with credit card payment we will issue a credit for a full refund.
Attendance Policy - 100 % ATTENDENCE POLICY
In order to receive the training completion certificate you must be in attendance for the entire course.