Arrest Authority Training
Armed Security Guard License
8 Hour Course

Course Info

  • This is the first of two (2) required security guard training class that provide the training necessary to work legally as an armed security guard in Virginia.
  • Students must also complete the 07E firearms training in order to satisfy the State of Virginia requirements for an armed security officer.

Student Perks

  • FREE application assistance to ensure Virginia Security License applications are completed correctly.
  • FREE job board for all Students!

State Requirements

  • The State of Virginia mandates that applicants for security licenses must be at least 18 years of age, have no disqualifying criminal history, and be legally allowed to work in the United States.
  • A Licensing Fee must be paid directly to the State of Virginia. This fee is not included in the course price.
  • Security Officers must have a valid Unarmed Security License in order to obtain the armed training.
  • Virginia Security Guard License Requirements.


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