Begin your career in the security industry with expert training from AGB, and earn your Security Training Certificate. AGB is certified by the State of Illinois as a provider of unarmed security training in Chicago. The course meets the requirements of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as outlined in the Detective Act. Our trainers include former law enforcement officers, with experience at the federal level. The customized training that we offer equals what you’ll find at the largest national and international firms.
20-Hour Unarmed Security Training covers all requirements necessary to work as a security guard in Illinois, including:
Introduction to Security
Introduction to Patrolling
View a detailed curriculum here.
Requirements for AGB Unarmed Security Course
In addition to a strong work ethic and good work record, all candidates must meet these minimum requirements:
- U.S. Citizenship or valid Green Card
- Live Scan fingerprints
- PERC card
- High school diploma or G.E.D.
- Drug screening and background check
- Strong communication skills, including spoken and written English
- Good personal grooming habits
- Have reliable transportation
- Honest and dependable