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8-Hour Security Guard Licensing Pre-Certification Course

This is the 1st course you must take. It is mandatory for individuals seeking employment as a Security Guard in New York State.  Participants will receive an information packet on the NYS application process (additional fees payable directly to NYS apply). Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Click here to see the Summer  2015 schedule.


Summer 2015 Course Schedule

Please select either Section 1 or 2

Section 1

Pace University Downtown
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY

Please come to the MAIN ENTRANCE of One Pace Plaza.
Report to the INFORMATION DESK.

Saturday
August 8, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $50
Course#: 90009

Class Status: OPEN

Section 2

Pace University Downtown
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY

Please come to the MAIN ENTRANCE of One Pace Plaza.
Report to the INFORMATION DESK.

Saturday
August 15, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $50
Course#: 90010

Class Status: OPEN

 


16-Hour Security Guard On-The-Job Training Course

This is the 2nd course you need to take. This class is required within 90 days of starting work as a Security Guard. Please note that you may take this course before starting work and do not need to be employed to take this course. Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion at the class conclusion.

Prerequisite: You must have completed the 8-Hour Pre-Assignment Course.

Please select either Section 1 or 2

Section 1

Pace University Downtown
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY

Please come to the MAIN ENTRANCE of One Pace Plaza.
Report to the INFORMATION DESK.

Saturday & Sunday
July 25 & 26, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $100
Course#: 90014

Class Status: OPEN

 

Section 2

Pace University Downtown
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY

Please come to the MAIN ENTRANCE of One Pace Plaza.
Report to the INFORMATION DESK.

Saturday & Sunday
August 29 & 30, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $100
Course#: 90015

Class Status: OPEN


8-Hour Annual Recertification Course

This course is also known as the "Refresher Course." It is required every year after you begin work as a Security Guard in NYS.

PLEASE REMEMBER to bring your Letter from NYS with you to class. You will need AT LEAST THREE WEEKS in order for this class to be included on your NYS record. Please plan accordingly.

Please select either Section 1 or 2

Section 1

Pace University Downtown
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY

Please come to the MAIN ENTRANCE of One Pace Plaza.
Report to the INFORMATION DESK.

Saturday
August 8, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $50
Course#: 90284

Class Status: OPEN

Section 2

Pace University Downtown
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY

Please come to the MAIN ENTRANCE of One Pace Plaza.
Report to the INFORMATION DESK.

Saturday
August 15, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $50
Course#: 90285

Class Status: OPEN


Questions?

Please contact Selena Chan at (212) 346-1186 or schan3@pace.edu.