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Updated 3 days ago

How to start a security company - 404 Replies

I currently have a Watch Guard and Patrol License NYS.I was in a at accident and because of that lost clients was wondering if anybody wants to team...


Updated 7 days ago

How can i get security contract for my company - 308 Replies

[QUOTE who="Sred Consultancy LLC in New York, New York"]I also live in the New York have the same background as you and your partner except own a...

william cortez in Orlando, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

D license between states - 5 Replies

If I were to get a Security Guard D license in Florida, then later move to North Carolina, would North Carolina accept my D license?

Need job! in Redding, California

Updated 1 month ago

Sceurity Employment Agencies - 2 Replies

I am living in Suth Jersey/Vineland. Are there any security agancies that hire home security guards for provate residences? I have a SORA Thanks

Whyseman in Lagrange, Georgia

Updated 1 month ago

can you be a felon - 219 Replies

my question is can you be a felon a be a security guard ? i have just got a gun charge due to the fact that a young man whom i gave a ride to tossed...

DonaldScott3 in North Providence, United States minor outlying islands

Updated 2 months ago



Yahweh in Michigan

Updated 3 months ago

fac or tan card - 42 Replies

can i take the card from job to hob, or must i reapply for one evry job i get? i know the stated that you have to return to employer when u quit but...

Emmett in Rocklin, California

Welcome to the next age of the Physical Security Industry

Just like Uber This completely FREE App is for licensed security companies to get continual contracted work via The GRID App. All service contracts...

Bob Lube Illinois in Chicago, Illinois

Open your Security Guard Office in Illinois

I have over 20 yrs of 20 years of National Sales and Business Development Management experience in the calling on every industry with skills focused...

Trying to Help in Detroit, Michigan

Alliedbarton using GPS technology to track employees every move.

Alliedbarton has chosen not only to use GPS to harass employees but to encourage other companies to do the same. The problem with companies using GPS...

IHurst in Manassas, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Confessions of an ex mall cop. - 5 Replies

Don't expect any respect if you become a mall cop. I just got out of college and needed a job so I went down to my local mall. In the interview I was...

DonaldScott3 in North Providence, United States minor outlying islands

Updated 5 months ago

Where can I get a guard card? - 99 Replies

In S. Cal looking for a school that offers the training for a guard card.

oceanorigami in Bolingbrook, Illinois

Would you work in a hospital?

I'm just wondering if you'd work in a hospital doing security and why or why not. There's an opening for 3rd shift about 25 miles away but I'm not...

jpitrejr in Jennings, Louisiana

Updated 6 months ago

pinkerton security/ northrop grumman IT coordinators - 1 Reply

Hey wonder what pinkerton going to say about northrop grumman problem/ because securitas owns pinkerton now//

cathrine in Ireland

Updated 6 months ago

Interview Preparation - 7 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming security guard interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

j.a. in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 6 months ago


Everyone working as a security guard in New York State must have a license. Obtaining the license involves several steps: -complete the NYS...

tyrone key in RICHMOND, Virginia

Updated 9 months ago

good paying jobs - 1 Reply

Hi I can't believe we as security officer's pay so much money to get a license to work then when we have all what we need they pay us so little. The...

anthonyleg1@gmail in Berkeley, California

Updated 9 months ago

reinstating guard card - 5 Replies

My guard card was revoked in may 2010 because of a petty theft conviction. I appealed and continued working with security company until card expired...

hh4him in Los Angeles, California

Updated 9 months ago

How Can I Get My Guard Card in Los Angeles - 1 Reply

Hey I live in LA and I served in the military, been having some trouble finding work and thought i'd look for work in the security field. Wondering...

marsellwil in Rochester, New York

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sred Consultancy in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 10 months ago

I am looking for Contracts for my security company. - 1 Reply

I am a prior Ex-Military veteran served 5 years doing special operations and 2 years doing private maritime security contract work over seas. I have...

Dalton in Jupiter, Florida

Updated 12 months ago

Starting out... - 55 Replies

How did you get your start doing security guard work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

Rob in Union City, California

Tips in getting contracts for a start up company?

I started a new company in Bay Area. There is lot of competition out here. Any help regarding the topic will be appreciated.

Protective Agent in Pensacola, Florida

Updated 18 months ago

Getting ahead... - 10 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a hirable security guard? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Execsolution in Shelbyville, Tennessee

Updated 20 months ago

Security Company - 3 Replies

I'm new to this site I'm starting my own security company, and I like to know how to get more contracts/sites. Any ideas or anyone know what places...

Execsolution in Shelbyville, Tennessee

Updated 20 months ago

!!!!!!!!Seeking help!!!!!!!!!!!¡! to get Security Contract in Calgary,Ab,Canada - 4 Replies

Im running A Security Services Company In Calgary And i would like to know how to get the security contract here.

Old Grandad

Imperial Security Memphis WTF ?

Never saw anything like it. Everyone was a supervisor and no one knew anything. Very dysfunctional organization. Extremely high turnover rate. Low...

BRANDON in Brooklyn, New York

How long does it take to RENEW your NYS Security Guard License and recieve it in the mail?

I was wondering how long did it take you guys to renew your guard license and recieve it in the mail?

Jay81 in Lakeland, Florida

Armed Guard and Unarmed Guard Question

I would like to know a few thing about security guard job. For both unarmed and armed. First few question is refer to Armed Guard then Unarmed...

King in Baltimore, Maryland

Being a security guard with a arrest record?

Last year me & a group of friend was arrested for CDS even though the cops did find marijuana but they smelled it. Anyway the case was thrown out & I...

Indie_One in Wichita, Kansas

Updated 23 months ago

Apartment Security Guard - 1 Reply

How easy would it be to establish yourself as an independent security guard for an apartment complex? What kind of training would you need?

SPSOA UNION in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Updated 28 months ago

Thinking about being a security guard - 2 Replies

I am a 53 year old male. Is that too old to become a security guard. I recently graduate from a medical assistant program and I am CPR certified. ...

SPSOA UNION in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Can I Be Legally Fired for Starting or Joining a Security Union?

Most Security Officers & Security Guards are under the assumption if they should decide to form or join a security guard union seeking a voice on the...

BSIS in California

Updated 31 months ago

Whats the deal with the California Security Guard Card registration? - 4 Replies

I heard that you can take the required training course online but are these online training courses approved by the State of California? What is the...

Gene in Lancaster, California

Updated 31 months ago

Armed G license Guards, how much per hour you guys make? - 3 Replies

I'm asking since I'm getting my G license to possibly make a higher salary then what I currently make. I'm asking if any other armed guards what to...

bills8091 in Orem, Utah

Updated 34 months ago

Don't work for an unlicensed or illegal company! - 3 Replies

New Mexico's security industry is virtually unregulated. Unlicensed and illegal companies are wide-spread and prevalent in the Albuquerque Security...

Twiggy in Clermont, Florida

Updated 35 months ago

Armed Security Guards - 1 Reply

How old does someone have to be to work as an armed security guard in the state of Florida? Can they be under 21?

dave read in Charlottesville, Virginia

How do i get a guard card ?

I was recenly layed off form my janitoral job, its been a while that i was a security guard, so now i want to persue becoming a security guard, but...

chajookha in Mississauga, Ontario

How to get out of security

I have been working security for about 5 years now and now I want to get out of the security employment by lookin for new types of job. Anything not...

KrisCaldwell in California

Updated 36 months ago

Becoming a Security Guard in California - 2 Replies

I am a 48 year old man currently living in San Diego and am looking at becoming a security guard. I have a few questions: 1. I assumed that...

Eddie P Rogers in Douglasville, Georgia

Updated 38 months ago

Legitimate Security Training in Georgia - 1 Reply

How do you know you are being trained by licensed instructors. How does their back-ground, and experience translate into you success as a security... in Bronx, New York

Updated 39 months ago


Everyone working as a security guard in New York State must have a license. Obtaining the license involves several steps: -complete the NYS...

Cerb in La Puente, California

Updated 40 months ago

Do security companies assign stable night shift positions? - 2 Replies

Reading around here and the web it seems like security companies pretty much send you anywhere you are needed. Im only able to work night shifts and...

Mary inTampa in Tampa, Florida

Updated 41 months ago

Probation!?!? - 1 Reply

Hello! I think i received a B misdemeanor (I think), got no jail time, and 1 year probation. I received it as a y/o charge to. If i got all this can...

Michelle in Brooklyn, New York

Guard Training Schools pretending to be Hiring companies

There are a number of security guard training referral schools pretending to be a hiring company. They refer you to a school for training and over...

PeterSecurity in Houston, Texas

In Texas, what experience do you need to start a class B security comapny?

I have about 2 years non commission and 1 and a half years commissioned experience. Is there any extra experience I need before applying and...

birendra bahadur shahi in Nepal

need a real security company that hiring not craigslist scammers

Hello all, i just got my license for security guard and im new to this field, i've been trying to find a legit security company to go apply for a...

Domo in Brooklyn, New York

Security license

Is there anyway I can pay for my license after starting work

Michael in Blytheville, Arkansas

Updated 43 months ago

security guard - 3 Replies

can I get a guard card if i have depression?


Updated 43 months ago

Armed Guard Training - 2 Replies

I'm interested in getting my armed guard training. What are the requirements? How much does it cost and what are some companies in NYC that train...

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