16 Hour On-The-Job Course- Sat June 8th & Sun June 9th, 2024


Part I:
This course expands upon the topics covered during the Eight Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course. In addition, this is a required course once a security guard has been employed (whether full or part time) a security guard M U S T complete this training course within 90 days of gainful employment.

Part II:
This training may be an extension to Part I or additional topics such as, but not limited to: Sexual Harassment in the Work Place, Preliminary Investigations, Officer Survival Techniques, Incident Command System, Ethics & Conduct, Court Room Demeanor, Terrorism, Chemical Suicides, Managing Aggressive Behavior, Report Writing, Mental Awareness, Juvenile Laws, etc.

Review and examination. Students must achieve a minimum of 70% to satisfactorily complete this MANDATED training.

*Fee covers both Parts I & II

Saturday, June 8th – Sunday, June 9th, 2024

*Both days start at 8:00am




16Hr On the Job Training Course

Security guards must complete the 16Hr On the Job Training course within 90 days of gainful employment as a security officer in order to keep their Guard Card active.

Guards must complete the 16Hr Training course ONE TIME, within the first 3 months of being on the job. Failure to complete this course may result in guard card expiration. Students must attend both class days in their entirety, as well as pass the exam at the end of day 2. 

Topics include:

The role of the security guard
Legal powers and limitations
Emergency situations
Communications and public relations
Access control
Mental Awareness
Juvenile Laws
Ethics and conduct
Incident command system
Report writing

Don’s Security Services will give directions on all post-class steps which include:

New York State Security Guard Renewal Form
Checking guard card status on the Division of Licensing Services – Licensee Name Search website


*Students must pass examination – required for successful completion*

All students must come prepared with photo ID on the day of class. For example, a state-issued driver’s license, non-driver ID card (NDID), passport, etc. If a student does not have any form of photo ID, please call and discuss prior to registering for this course.

If a security guard has not yet received their renewal paperwork from NYS, they should reach out to the Division of Licensing Services directly to obtain another copy. The state ONLY sends Guard card renewal forms via USPS to the address on file for each Guard. Students cannot print this form from the State website. When a guard needs to request that paperwork, they can email : Licensing@dos.ny.gov

In the event a guard has changed their address and needs to update records with the state, they can download a form HERE to send into the state.


All other currently scheduled classes can be found on our course calendar.
Updates on courses and more info can be found on our Facebook page.

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