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8-Hour Pre-Assignment Training for Security Guards   

This course is 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 provides the student with a general overview of the duties and responsibilities of a security guard. This mandated training course covers security guard basics:

• Role of a security guard • Legal powers and limitations • Emergency situations • Communications and public relations • Access control • Ethics and conduct

All participants must pass an examination at the conclusion of class with a grade of at least 70%. The test covers material presented in class and is in a true/false & multiple choice format. Names of those who successfully complete the course and exam are recorded with the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services Security Guard Program.

Cancellation Policy: (for Security Guard classes only) All students will be entitled to a 100% refund prior to the start of instruction and a 50% refund if the cancellation is before the start of the second session. To cancel, call the Continuing Education office at 607-778-5012. To report concerns or complaints about the course, contact Continuing Education or the Division of Criminal Justice Services at 518-457-2667.

  • 8-Hour Pre-Assignment Training for Security Guards  
  • Fee: $109.00
    Item Number: SU23CECE40001
    Dates: 6/13/2023 - 6/14/2023
    Times: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Tu W
    Sessions: 2
    Location: 907 Front Steet Binghamton, NY
    Applied Technology Building 118
    Instructor: Bonnie Underwood
    Students must be 17 years of age or older. Refunds issued up to 5 business days before any course's starting date or stated registration deadline.
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