SLED Security Training: South Carolina Certified Private Security Officer

SLED Security Training: South Carolina Certified Private Security Officer

This event is accessible to people with disabilities.

 

  • SafeguardSC
  • Primary Basic (Unarmed)
  • Primary Plus (Armed, Firearms training)  

Effective date January 17, 2017

 

  • Primary Basic (unarmed)
    • Training is  $100.00
    • Basic four hour core course
      • This class will introduce you to the basic South Carolina, Law and Arrest for security officers. There will be a test to demonstrate your understanding of law & arrest and basic security officer power and authority. The class will prepare you to start your career as a Certified Private Security Officer.

 

  • Primary Basic and Primary Plus (Armed, firearms training)
    • Firearms training and qualification
    •  Training is $150.00
    • Student must supply the firearm they are going to carry on the job
    • Ammunition 100 rounds also any range fee at a commercial site / indoor gun range

 

  • Upgrade to Primary Plus (Armed, firearms training) Officer must have Primary Basic in order to take Primary Plus  
    • Training is  $100.00
    • Student must supply the firearm they are going to carry on the job
    • Ammunition 100 rounds also any range fee at a commercial site / indoor gun range

 

Annual Recertification: Primary Basic (unarmed) the training is only $50.00

 

  • Annual Recertification: Primary Basic and Primary Plus (Armed, firearms training)
    • Training : $100.00
    • Student must supply the firearm they are going to carry on the job
    • Ammunition 100 rounds also any range fee at a commercial site / indoor gun range

 

 

Below are the minimum requirements to become a Certified Private Security Officer in South Carolina

(4) SLED may issue or renew a registration certificate to a person who:

(a) is employed by a licensed security business;

(b) is at least eighteen years of age; (Must be 21 to be Armed)

(c) is a citizen of the United States;

(d) has not been convicted of a felony or crime involving moral turpitude;

(e) is of good moral character;

(f) does not unlawfully use drugs;

(g) does not use alcohol to such a degree as to affect adversely his ability to perform competently the duties of a security company licensee, has not been adjudicated an incapacitated person without being restored to legal competency, and who has no physical or mental impairment which would prevent him from competently performing the duties of a security company licensee;

(h) has passed a SLED approved pre-employment drug test;

(i) has not been discharged from the military service with other than honorable conditions; and

(j) has not been refused a license under this chapter for any reason other than minimum experience requirements and has not had a license under this chapter revoked or suspended.

 

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