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Arizona Department of Public Safety ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

Arizona Department of Public Safety is located in Phoenix, AZ, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 11 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Fingerprint Clearance, Fingerprint clearance card, and Guard Card. Time to complete this education training ranges from 1 hour to 8 hours depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 8 hours. The cost to attend Arizona Department of Public Safety ranges from $12 to $100 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $75. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Arizona Department of Public Safety are "Affordable" and "Helpful career services", but respondents also mentioned "Good career preparation" and "Flexible class hours" as notable benefits. Arizona Department of Public Safety has been reviewed 20 times, with an average rating of 4.65 out of 5. About 85% of reviewers would recommend Arizona Department of Public Safety to a friend.

School Information

2222 West Encanto Boulevard Phoenix, AZ 85009
1 hour - 8 hours


  • Guard Card: $50 - $72
  • Fingerprint Clearance: $12 - $100
  • Guard Card Certificate: $90
  • Fingerprint clearance card level one: $69
  • Level One IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card: $80
  • Fingerprint clearance card: $15
  • Fingerprint Clearance Card (Level 1): $75
  • Fingerprint Clearance Cerificate: $50
  • Armed Security License: $200

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Affordable Mentioned in 7 reviews
Helpful career services Mentioned in 4 reviews
Good career preparation Mentioned in 3 reviews

Recent reviews




Other comments

The process that one endures receiving a level one fingerprint clearance card is straight forward, one must pay the fee and pass a thorough background check.





The classes was good hours to learn

Other comments

Dps is finger print card the sponsors clearance in background check opportunity must have a good record Dps company is a good to work for they do high ways and free ways

Fingerprint Clearance Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Fingerprint Clearance?

129 people answered

“Many employers that involve caregiving or working with kids require this clearance card.”

Sept. 10, 2019

“There really is not much I wish to have had researched for this certification.”

Sept. 9, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Fingerprint Clearance?

153 people answered

“The card requires fingerprinting and you should have a pretty clear background as well.”

Sept. 10, 2019

“There is nothing to worry about if getting this certification, it's quite simple and helps when applying for jobs revolving teaching.”

Sept. 9, 2019
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