Security Guard Training Course Instructions
In order to complete your Security Guard Training successfully, please follow these instructions:
1. Fill and Sign a Registration Form
Please download and fill and sign a Consent and Release of Liability Form (CRLF_template). Please fill-in all information including phone number, email address and the date of birth, and write down “Marshal Security” in Name of Training Entity field. After completion, please print, sign and scan the form and send it copy back to Marshal Security (info @ marshalsecurity.ca).
2. Download the Study Material
Now the first thing you should do before starting your study is that you download the training manuals. There are three books related to Security Guard Training and one related to First Aid and CPR training.
- Ontario Security Guard Training – Participant’s Manual
- Ontario Security Guard Training – Multiple Choice Questions
- Ontario Security Guard Training – PSISA and Other Regulations
- Emergency First Aid & CPR — Student Manual
The first book, Participant’s Manual, is the course training manual and you should read it whenever you get time. The second book has training manual’s quizzes and the practice test. And the third book is a reference manual and it has the laws and the regulations related to security guarding and the security profession. It is a handy tool when you need to refer to any law related to security industry during your work.
The Emergency First Aid & CPR manual is a handy reference to recall the procedures that you have learned during your First Aid & CPR course.
3. Start your study with ONLINE SECURITY COURSE
The Security Guard Training study material is located under Registered Users | Security Guard Training menu, and the instructions on using the Course are located under Registered Users | Security Guard Training | Course Instructions menu.
You should start your study with Registered Users | Security Guard Training | ONLINE SECURITY COURSE.
Learning Management System (LMS)
Marshal Security is using a Learning Management System (LMS) for Online students that keeps track of the student’s progress in the course. Under this system, the course is divided in modules, lessons (units) and quizzes
The student is required to follow all modules and lessons, and successfully complete all quizzes. Once a lesson is completed, he/she will have to mark it as completed. At any time, the student will be able to see his/her progress in the course in a progress bar.
After completion of 11 modules, the student is required to take a SG Course Final Test. Then, in order to prepare for license exam, the student is strongly recommended to complete the additional Practice and Mock Tests.
Direct Links to Study Materials
Some material is also available to you under various sub-menus. Once the Security Guard Course is completed, the students may jump directly to Course Notes and the Practice and Mock Tests. Just click the link or respective sub menu under Security Guard Training menu.
If some thing is still not clear, please refer to the Participant’s Manual.
4. Prepare with Practice and Mock Tests
After completion of your course, please try to attempt other Practice Tests. to enhance your knowledge and understanding. You may repeat the tests as many times as you like. Every time you attempt the test, the question order will change randomly.
When you feel prepared, take the Mock Tests. The results of first few tests will also be sent to your instructor so that he can assess your progress.
Please note that the answers to MCQs are given only in Practice Tests. The Mock Tests are there just to evaluate your performance.
5. Take First Aid and CPR Training
Whenever you have time, take Emergency First Aid & CPR training. Since it is a different subject by itself, the class can be taken at any time (beginning, during, or at the end of the Security Guard course).
The First Aid & CPR training is mandatory to have in-class, and can not be taken online. Hence, you have to come to Marshal Security’s office in order to complete this training. Please click the Course Schedule to find out the location, date and time.
If you are taking Emergency First Aid & CPR course at some other Training Entity, please make sure that the agency is approved by WSIB. Here is a list of providers that are approved to deliver First Aid & CPR training.
6. Book your Licencing Exam
You will receive a “Training Completion Number” after completion of your Security Guard and First Aid & CPR training. If you are prepared and feel comfortable with the information provided in the course, please go ahead and book your licencing test using the Training Completion Number. Remember, you can not book your licence test if you do not have a Training Completion Number.
7. Apply for a licence
After passing a licence test, apply for a Security Guard Licence. Please download the instruction guides by clicking following links:
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|ο||Online Guide to Applying for a Security Guard Licence|
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Note: If you are having problem in downloading, please write down the following links directly in the web browser to download the instruction guides:
8. Search for Jobs
Once you get a Security Guard Licence, you may search for available jobs on Marshal Security Job Board and affiliate job boards. Please click the following links:
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