Armed Security License

We asked 4678 job seekers about their Armed Security License. This is what they told us:

  • 51% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their Armed Security License
  • 75% said earning their Armed Security License helped them make more money
  • 88% said earning their Armed Security License helped them get a job
  • 94% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Armed Security License

What are people saying about getting a Armed Security License?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 4,662 responses

75% said earning their Armed Security License helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 4,660 responses

88% said earning their Armed Security License helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 4,662 responses

94% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Armed Security License

Why did you decide to earn your Armed Security License?

Based on 4,678 responses

Required for my current job
51%
Make more money
36%
Changing careers
30%
Get an edge over other candidates
9%
Help my career progression
37%
Other
10%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 3,504 responses

Security Officer View jobs
46%
Security Guard View jobs
27%
Armed Security Officer View jobs
5%
Security Supervisor View jobs
2%
Armed Guard View jobs
2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Armed Security License?

2,940 people answered

“Everything I learned beforehand was necessary”

July 19, 2019

“Studying the laws for civilians on citizen arrests, gun laws more.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish when I got it I would make more than minimum wage because I am certified there should be a benefit for us to retrieve.”

July 19, 2019

“That i should have done this sooner.”

July 19, 2019

“To have been provided more information”

July 18, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Armed Security License?

3,266 people answered

“Review laws on citizen arrest, gun laws, castle doctrine, handcuffing”

July 19, 2019

“This really does good, especially if you're trying to change careers or venture out of your normal jobs.”

July 19, 2019

“Just to look into it before applying, because they might be disappointed in the wage.”

July 19, 2019

“Read reviews of schooling before applying”

July 19, 2019

“Be sure to have a good background before applying”

July 19, 2019
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