A key component of security guard training is learning how to respond during an emergency. Whether the emergency is created by an earthquake, flood other natural disaster or the result of human activity,
Being Prepared For The Worst. California’s Bureau of Security Investigative Services training guidelines include emergency response training for individuals seeking to become licensed security guards. The training involves:
- Emergency Procedures Related to Life/Safety and Acts of Nature
- Evacuations Routes
- Power Outages
- Acting as Points of Contact
This training is critical. It often takes time before police and emergency personnel arrive on site. During those important initial moments, security guards must take the lead so the public is safe.
If you think you can take on this type of responsibility, where your actions can save lives, then a career as a security guard may be right for you.