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Online Security Guard Training and Career Center

Welcome to Security Guard Training Headquarters! We have everything you need to make your life easier as you begin your career as a security guard officer. State specific training requirements, a step-by-step hiring process, potential employers and interviews to help you get hired are just some of the helpful things you'll find here.

Congratulations! You are one step closer to becoming a commissioned security officer in Texas!

Security Guard Training Course Information and Registration

    • Level III – $175.00
    • Commission (Armed) Officer Training Course)
      (40 Hour Course – Mon-Thurs)
    • 4 Days of classes, 10 hours each day

Register for the Next Upcoming Classes Below

This is a state required 40 hour course. This class is often referred to as “the gun class,” but actually provides 30 hours of non-firearm related topics that everyone needs to know, and only 10 hours of firearms training.

Student Bonus: Free Shotgun Class

Many armored car carrier services and other assignments are equipping security members with Shotguns; this addition to your permit is highly recommended. We automatically include instruction and shotgun qualification with every Level-3 class at no additional charge as our way to help better train and prepare the security professionals of today. Our shotgun rental is also free of charge.

Handguns and shotguns are provided for FREE to use – your price also includes range fees.


  • Laws & Regulations, Notes & Report Writing
  • Crime Scene Protection
  • Officer Safety/Survival
  • Use of Force, Criminal/Civil
  • Conflict Resolution
  • OODA
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Intro to Handcuffing
  • Live Fire: Handgun & Shotgun
  • State’s 100 Question Written Exam


  • FREE Lifetime Recertifications
  • Official State Training Manual
  • Official State Exam
  • Additional Classroom Handouts (Additional 50 Pages of Information)
  • Training Videos (Combined 3 hours of outstanding videos and scenarios)
  • Handgun Qualification Course Included
  • Shotgun Qualification Course (FREE)
  • Weapon Rental (FREE)
  • Equipment Rental (FREE)
  • Range Fees Included
  • Hearing & Eye Protection Included
  • Use of many Training Aids
  • PowerPoint Presentations
  • Professional Certificate of Completion