Prince George's Community College's Security Officer Training Academy is an intensive 80-hour program that satisfies the increasing demands of the security industry. This unarmed training program will prepare the student for entry into the challenging field of private security. Training for job opportunities in a growing market is offered at a minimal cost. Additional fees apply for out-of-county residents. Textbook is required.

Topics covered are:

  • Ethics and Professionalism
  • Patrol and Observation
  • Arrest Powers and the Law
  • Emergency Procedures
  • First Aid
  • Terrorism and Unknown Substances
  • Customer Service

If you are looking for a career challenge in an ever growing market this program is for you.

How to apply

A detailed application must be completed, in order to be accepted into the Security Officer Program. A limited background check will be completed prior to acceptance into the class. Please contact our office at (301) 546-0175 for additional details. Please do not apply, on your own, for the Security Officer Program.

Contact Information

Public Safety and Security Institute
Percel Alston
Phone: (301) 546-0175