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Advanced Private Security Academy

Security Officers are in high demand and the security industry in the State of California is growing at a fast pace, leading to job security.  These courses are taught by law enforcement officials with extensive knowledge and work experience in the field.  The Security Training Academy at Downey Adult School is a short term training program designed and focused on preparing the students for a career in law enforcement/security field.  This security academy course complies with the Department of Consumer Affairs’ skills training for security guards. (Authority cited: 7581, Business and Professions code, Reference: Sections 7583.6 and 7583.7, Business and Professions code).

Advanced Private Security Academy (120 Hours of Training)
This three week course includes: Powers to Arrest, Weapons of Mass Destruction & Terrorism Awareness, Public Relations, Communication and It’s Significance, Firearms Safety/Firearms Range Qualifications (includes 38mm, 9mm, 40 cal. And 45 cal. Is optional additional fee may apply), Arrest Search & Seizure, Handcuffing, Weaponless Defense, Straight, Side Handle, and Expandable Baton, Chemical Agents/OC-Pepper Spray, CPR/First Aid, Legal Liability, Conflict Resolution, Observation & Documentation, Post Orders, Report Writing and SB-1626 School Police Training includes Security Awareness in Education, Dynamics of Student Behavior, Disaster & Emergencies, Educational Environment, and Roles & Responsibilities of a School Police Officer.

Permits include: California Guard Card, Firearms Permits (up to 4 calibers), State Baton Card and Chemical Agents/OC Peppers Spray, CPR/First Aid (valid for 2 year) and SB-1626 School Police Training certification.

Cost: TBD (includes registration, class materials, State Certifications, live scan, CPR/First Aid and insurance).