Private Security Officer
Security guards patrol and protect property against theft, vandalism, terrorism, and illegal activity.
Security guards also called security officers, protect property, enforce rules on the property, and deter criminal activity. Some guards are assigned a stationary position from which they monitor alarms or surveillance cameras. Other guards are assigned a patrol area where they conduct security checks.
- Private Security Officer
Overall employment of security guards and gaming surveillance officers is projected to grow 4% from 2018 to 2028.
The average wage for this career in Florida is $13.36 hourly or $27,790 annually.
The entire program is 40 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program. Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):
|OCP A||Private Security Officer||40 Hours|
|Total Hours: 40|
Location & Course’s Schedule:
Private Security Officer is available at the following school (s):
|North Miami Adult Education Center||Monday - Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. |
Contact Information at the Location:
Additional information can be provided by student services:
|LOCATION||COUNSELOR / REGISTRAR||PHONE NUMBER|
|North Miami Adult Education Center|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/protective-service/security-guards.htm.