Class D Security License Course


Course Admission Requirements

  • Students must be 18 years of age

Training Program Objectives

  • Completion of this course will prepare students entering the security industry ensuring compliance with Florida Statutes 493.

Course Length

  • 40 Classroom Hours.

The Security “D” Course will teach students the basic principles of security including; physical security, access control, terrorism awareness and emergency procedures. Skill development shall include report writing, interviewing techniques, crime and accident prevention.

The certificate of completion for successfully completing this course will be submitted along with the Department of Agriculture, Division of Licensing Class “D” Security License Application. When the student receives the Class “D” Security License he or she will then be able to work as a licensed security guard in the State of Florida.

Security D License Course Outline

Chapter 493 Florida Statutes

and Chapter 5N-1, Florida Administrative Code

First Aid Training

Emergency Procedures


Use of Force 776


Observation Techniques

Patrol Techniques

Report Writing

Crime and Accident scene Protection


Terrorism Awareness

Public Relations

Courtroom Procedures

Fundamental of Personal Security

Interpersonal Communications

Professional Communications

Traffic Directions

Crowd Control

Special Problems for Security Officers

Terrorism Awareness II

Wanding & Search Procedures

Introduction to Non-Lethal Weapon

Defesive Tactics