Course Pricing



per person

Course Details

Course Description

This training will provide the student with detailed information on the duties and responsibilities of a security guard.

What you need to bring with you:

  • A picture ID (Must be either government issued or school issued)
  • Your Social Security Number
  • Payment (cash, credit card, money order ONLY)
  • No. 2 pencil and notebook

Course Hours

16 Hours

Course Languages


Onsite Training

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Course Schedule

Additional Details

  • 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

Training Requirements for Security Guard 16 Hour On-the-Job Training
The 16 Hour On-the-Job Training Course (OTJ) is the second required course that must be completed within 90 days of employment as a security guard.

You must have completed the 8 Hour Pre-Assignment Course.

Individuals seeking employment as Security Guards in New York State.

Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities. To successfully complete this training and obtain a course completion certificate students must obtain a score of 70% or higher on the final exam.

Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should the student miss any portion of the training, it is the student’s responsibility to contact Gallagher Bassett to arrange to attend another scheduled event.

Read Gallagher Bassett’s full attendance and make-up time policies here.