The Indiana Security Guard Essentials course will prepare you to work as an unarmed security guard in the state of Indiana. Great for those just starting out in the security profession or as a yearly refresher course for unarmed guards, this 6-hour interactive course teaches the critical fundamentals for security guard professionals including Indiana State Laws, Rules, and Regulations.
Length: 6 Hours
The state of Indiana does not require individual security guards to be licensed but does license private security agencies.
While the state does not stipulate the minimum qualifications of an unarmed security guard, most security companies follow these industry hiring guidelines:
Must be at least 18 years old with provisions that the candidate must be able to perform the duties required of the position
Must be a citizen or national of the United States, a lawful permanent resident, or an alien authorized to work
Must possess a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Also, the applicant should demonstrate an ability to read, write, and speak English and the language(s) most appropriate to his or her assigned duties.
In Indiana, security guard agencies must be licensed through the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency.
To be licensed, a company must:
The license must be renewed every 4 years
A licensed company must maintain a record of all employees including: