It is mandatory in Ontario that a Security Guard training course conforming to the Ministry curriculum, be taken prior to being eligible to write the Ministry Security Guard Licencing Test and apply for a Security Guard Licence.
The course instructors are former Toronto Police officers with many years of experience in both policing and the security industry. Those who take this course are guaranteed to pass the Ministry Licencing Test or they may retake the course for free.
The following topics are covered by subject matter experts:
Section 1: Introduction to the Security Industry
Section 2: Private Security and Investigative Services Act and Code of Conduct
Section 3: Basic Security Procedures
Section 4: Report Writing
Section 5: Health and Safety
Section 6: Emergency Response Preparation
Section 7: Canadian Legal System
Section 8: Legal Authorities
Section 9: Effective Communications
Section 10: Sensitivity Training
Section 11: Use of Force Theory
Section 12: Emergency Level First Aid
Duration: Monday to Friday (5) Days Hours: 40
For those who are not located in the GTA or who are well suited to taking an online training course we have partnered with OntarioSecurityGuardCourse.com to provide an online course that confirms to the Training and Testing regulation of the Private Security and Investigative Services Act, 2005. After completion, you will be issued a training completion number that you can use to book your Ministry Exam.