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Security Guard

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Program type: Diploma

Security is a quickly growing industry in Canada. This is a multi-dimensional industry with jobs in a variety of settings.

Licensed security professionals are needed in banking, public and private properties, educational institutions, investigations, manufacturing, retail loss prevention, security equipment sales, transportation, concierge desks, and more.

Our 40-hour, one-week program includes the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services test preparation. Both programs meet the MCSCS minimum requirements to work as a licensed security guard in Ontario.

Our 25-week program includes the basic licensing and adds business communication, customer service and report writing skills. This program is ideal for those wishing to quickly advance in the security industry. This program includes a four-week co-op placement.

You will gain a solid education in:

  • • Security procedures
  • • The Private Security and Investigative Services Act –Ministry Code of Conduct
  • • Health and Safety
  • • Emergency Response Preparation
  • • Canadian Legal System
  • • Use of Force Theory
  • • Sensitivity Training
  • • First Aid/CPR (provided by a local partner)
  • • And more

Employment Opportunities:

Graduates of this comprehensive program may work in a variety of environments, including retail security, condominium security, and event security.

Career Options: Security Guard, Security Officer, Gate Attendant, General Security.


• Ontario Secondary School Diploma, General Education Diploma or Mature Student Status

• Successful interview with the Registrar

Create your financial security by learning these valuable skills that are needed in every community! Financial Aid, including monthly payment plans are available.

Upcoming Start Dates

May 6, 2019

June 3, 2019

July 8, 2019

August 6, 2019

September 3, 2019

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This Program is Offered at the Following Campuses

  • Barrie
  • Sault Ste. Marie
  • Scarborough
  • Thunder Bay
  • Toronto

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