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Wisconsin Security Guard Essentials Course

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Wisconsin Security Guard Essentials Course

The Wisconsin Security Guard Essentials course will prepare you to work as an unarmed security guard in the state of Wisconsin. 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 Wisconsin State Laws, Rules, and Regulations. 

Price: $29.99
Length: 6 Hours

Wisconsin Requirements

Minimum Requirements for Unarmed Security Guards in Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin requires that Private Security Persons receive a permit from the Department of Safety and Professional Services. To receive a permit, an individual must: 

A private security person may carry a firearm if they have completed the 36-hour initial training course and obtained a Firearms Permit 

The permit must be renewed July 31 every even year

More information and forms available here: https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/Professions/PSP/Default.aspx 

Licensing Requirements in the State of Wisconsin

In the state of Wisconsin, both Private Security Agencies and Private Detective Agencies are licensed through the Department of Safety and Professional Services as "Private Detective Agencies." To be licensed, a company must:

The license must be renewed July 31 every odd year

Licensed companies must register their employees (Private Security Persons) with the Department of Safety and Professional Services using this form: https://dsps.wi.gov/Credentialing/Business/fm3038.pdf 

Licensed security agencies must notify the Department within five days of employing a Private Security Person and within five days of terminating a Private Security Person. They may send the information directly to the Department or use these forms:

More information and forms available here: https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/Professions/PrivateDetectiveSecurityAgency/Default.aspx 

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