From big organizations to residences, security guards play a significant role in securing these premises. It is an undeniable fact that there is no substitute for security guards. The physical presence of security guards provides a sense of security and peace of mind.  Moreover, after the pandemic, security professionals are respected more.  They did a great job in protecting places and enforcing pandemic protocols during the time of the pandemic.  And since then, demand for security guards has increased manifold due to the heightened awareness of the masses regarding safety and security. So, if you want to start your career with a stable job profile, then you can consider becoming a security professional.

And for becoming a professional security guard, you need to complete a minimum of 8 hours of training from a reliable guard card training centre. And, Access Control Security (ACS) is one such guard card training provider that offers only BSIS security guard training to its candidates. ACS has a highly qualified team of trainers who has extensive experience in this line of work. The trainers ensure that the training sessions are easy to understand. And for this reason, various, discussions, interactive sessions and role-playing are conducted during the training period. The basic course of security guard training consists of:

  1. a) Power to Arrest (4 hours) – In this training session, the candidates are provided with information pertaining to job responsibilities and the legal aspects of security guards. And for this, the “Department of Consumer Affairs Power to Arrest Training Manual” is used by the trainers as a reference guide.
  2. b) Weapons of Mass Destruction (4 hours) – In this training session, the candidates are provided with information pertaining to inspecting, detecting and reporting precursor activities of terrorist events. And for this, the “Department of Consumer Affairs’ Weapons of Mass Destruction & Terrorism Awareness for Security Professionals course” is used by the trainer for reference.

Once the candidate completes the above training course they are offered an interim guard card license but it is only offered after checking their background to ensure there are no past criminal records. And, with the interim license, the candidate gets the opportunity to get employed as a part-time security guard. But, for getting employed as full-time security professional the candidate needs to go through another 32 hours of security training.

For more details click or call us on 877-482-7324 as ACS provides only BSIS security guard training to its candidates