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Online Security Guard Training
3 Easy Steps To Certification
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This Course Will Offer You
1. Ministry Approved Training
2. The convenience of studying in the comfort of your own home and at your own pace. Once you have registered with payment, you will receive an e-mail with a web link, username and password.
3. Support throughout your course via email or toll-free number.
4. Provincial Security Guard Test Preparation.
Upon completion of the course, we will assist you with:
-Online registration/test date
-License Application Submission
- Introduction to the Security Guard Industry
- The Private Security and Investigative Services Act and Ministry Code of Conduct
- Basic Security Procedures
- Report Writing
- Health and Safety
- Emergency Response Preparedness
- Canadian Legal System
- Legal Authorities
- Effective Communications
- Sensitivity Training
- Use of Force Theory
Pricing does not include government sales tax, first aid training, Ministry testing and licensing. Students need access to a computer with Internet connection to access the training materials. No refunds are provided.
Often Asked Questions
Who is eligible to receive a security guard license?
To be eligible you must:
-be 18 years of age or older
-have a clean criminal record
-be eligible to work in Canada
What are the training requirements in Ontario?
The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services mandates a minimum 40 hour training program for the basic security guard course. Content covered within the course includes; Introduction to the Security Industry; The Private Security and Investigative Services Act; Basic Security Procedures; Report Writing; Health and Safety; Emergency Response Preparation; Canadian Legal System; Legal Authorities; Effective Communications; Sensitivity Training; Use of Force Theory; and Emergency Level First Aid Certification.
Can I complete the First Aid Certification Online?
No. This is an extremely practical component and as such requires in class training through instructors with recognized credentials. It is an 8 hour day in a traditional class setting.
How do I schedule my exam?
Once you have successfully completed the course you will be able to register for the Ontario Security Guard License Exam with the Training Completion Number provided to you. To register for the exam you can visit www.ontariosecuritytesting.ca and follow the prompts.
How do I apply for my license?
Once you receive confirmation of a passing grade on your exam (approximately 5 business days after you write the exam), you can apply for your license online or by mail through the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services website
How do I check on the status of my application?
If you apply online, you will be able to check the status of your application within two business days through your Service Ontario account. If you apply by mail, you can contact the Private Security and Investigative Services Program toll free at 1-866-767-7454 or email@example.com
Can I work as a security guard while I wait for my card to arrive?
You must have a valid license card to work as a security guard. Working without a valid license is a violation of the Private Security and Investigative Services Act and may lead to charges. However, if you apply for a license through Service Ontario, you will be able to access a digital license through your online account as soon as your application is approved. This is considered a valid license so long as you print this document and carry it on your person while on duty.
I still have questions, who can I contact?
For any additional question e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416-240-0911