1891 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Mon-Sat: 8 am - 5 pm
Phone: 718-773-5000

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Security Guard 8-Hour Pre-Assignment Training Class

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  • Offered: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays

  • Course starts at 9 am and ends at 5 pm

  • No appointment needed--simply show up at 8:45 am

  • Conveniently located at 1891 Fulton St. in Brooklyn, next to the Ralph Ave subway stop (C Train)

  • Price:  $50.

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Taking this 8 hour class is the required “first step” in becoming a licensed security guard in New York. State.  Star Security Training’s experienced instructors are fully certified by the NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services.   Learn more about the process of how to become a licensed security guard in New York state.  

Training topics include:

  • The role of the security guard in protecting property and lives

  • Legal powers and limitations

  • Handling emergency situations

  • Access control procedures

  • Communications and public relations

  • Report writing

  • Ethics and conduct

  • Reviews and examination

What you need to bring with you the day you take the class:

1. A picture ID (Must be either government issued or school issued)
2. Your Social Security Number
3. Payment  (cash only)
4. Notebook and pen for taking notes

 All classes start at 9 am sharp.  Check-in and registration start 30 minutes before class starts.  Please arrive no later than 8:45.

 We look forward to meeting you and jumpstarting your security guard career!


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