Tribune Training Academy’s Job Seeking Assistance program helps individuals find gainful employment as a security guard in New York State. Our goal is to aid you in becoming marketable in this line of work. To that end, we provide several training courses that cover the duties and responsibilities of a security guard, assistance in writing resumes that highlight the skills and experience that employers look for, and guidance in applying for job openings.

Security guards can be found at many different places of business: construction sites, retail stores, sports arenas, malls, amusement parks, hotels, concert halls, and many others. They are also employed in the government sector.

Security Guard Training Courses

Tribune Training Academy offers several educational courses that are designed to teach you the skills and knowledge you need to be employable as a security guard in New York State:

  • 8-Hour Pre-Assignment for Security Guards – This course involves an overview of the job duties of a security guard, including your legal rights while working and the proper response to emergency situations. Passing this course is a requirement for earning a New York State security guard registration card.
  • 16-Hour On-The-Training for Security Guards – This course must be completed in your first 90 days of employment. Instructors are certified by the New York State Department of Criminal Justice Services (NYS DCJS).
  • 8-Hour In-Service Annual for Security Guards – Security guards must complete this course every year to remain eligible for employment. It covers updates and developments in the security field.

These courses are taught by our security training division (Tribune Security Training Inc.) at our special facility, which is fully accredited by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services. Courses are offered in English, Spanish, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, and Bengali.

Contact Us for Security Guard Training and Job Placement Assistance

Come to Tribune Training Academy to obtain the skills and credentials needed to become employed as a New York State security guard. In addition to our security guard courses and job assistance programs, we offer OSHA training, defensive driving training, first aid classes, and other educational opportunities that may be useful for security guards. Contact us for more information on our security guard job assistance program or any of the other offerings available through Tribune Training Academy.