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Take care of your required continuing education credits with Defencify’s online courses! We offer a variety of state-approved continuing education courses that you can have access to anytime and anywhere.

INDIVIDUAL COURSES

The Nature and Role of Private Security (2.0 hours)

$19.00

This course describes the nature and scope of the private security officer. It overviews the basic duties, critical skills, and attributes that are necessary in order to be successful, what general training and regulatory requirements are involved, how criminal and civil liabilities pose a risk to security officers, a brief history of the security profession is presented along with what roles the private security profession plays in today’s society and why it is needed. You will also learn the differenced between contract and proprietary security.

Utah State Laws and Rules Applicable to Private Security (1.5 hours)

$19.00

In this course, we will make every effort to cover all relevant information pertaining to the licensing laws and rules which regulate licensed security officers in the state of Utah. The licensing rules and regulations define the legal requirements for the Utah state guard license as well the need for continuous education to maintain the guard license. Ethical and moral standards that security officers are required to adhere to for continued licensing is also presented.

Legal Responsibilities of Private Security (2 hours)

$19.00

This course covers the subjects of criminal and civil law, including their definitions and differences. It overviews different sources of the law, presents information on common civil offenses brought against private security officers, how security personnel can use verbal judo to better deal with difficult people in order to avoid lawsuits, and a private security officer’s authority to question. Amendments to the U.S. Constitution and court cases, searches and seizures, categories of criminal offenses, and conducting employee inspections are reviewed. Lastly, a security officer’s powers to arrest are discussed, from the time that a citizen’s arrest is initiated to testifying in court.

Situational Response (2.0 hours)

$19.00

This module outlines different situations or events that require security personnel to respond. First, we present the basics of responding to the scene of a crime or accident. Second, the role of private security personnel during an emergency, security officer site safety and severe weather response are discussed. Also, there is an in-depth discussion on workplace violence, what constitutes it, warning signs of potentially dangerous individuals, what various types of violence exist, and the role of private security in preventing it. Next, information on effective communication and the kinds of communication devices used by security are reviewed, as well as standards in etiquette and technique. The role and methods of security officers in protecting and controlling information assets are also looked at.

Security Ethics (1.5 hours)

$19.00

In this module, the definition of ethics is addressed in great detail. A code of ethics for security officers is outlined, different ethical violations are discussed as well as the reporting of such violations; the module goes on to define and discuss areas of security officer professionalism, and emphasizes positive relations with clients as well as understanding the client’s perception versus reality; the significance of the security program’s image, as well as the public’s and client’s perception of the security officer; an emphasis on the security officer’s work as a highly visible position is made and the officer’s attitude and appearance are also points of importance. Lastly, cultural diversity, prejudice and racism are touched on.    

Use of Force (2 hours)

$19.00

The purpose of this module is to provide a better understanding to the security officer on when it would be legally permissible to use force. This course will focus on what is considered reasonable force and what legal repercussions an officer may face should they engage in unlawful force against another person. We will also focus on what other types of methods exist to handle any given situation that does not involve the use of force. 

Documentation and Report Writing (2.0 hours)

$19.00

In this module, the student will be given an understanding of the requirements for writing an effective report by answering the 5 W’s: whowhatwhenwhere, and why questions pertaining to an incident. The importance of reporting the facts as the key to properly completing a variety of reports is emphasized. Understanding observation, conducting interview questions, note-taking, and utilization of proper grammar and content when writing reports of investigation are also presented.    

Patrol Techniques (2 hours)

$19.00

In this module, the student will be given an understanding of the requirements for writing an effective report by answering the 5 W’s: whowhatwhenwhere, and why questions pertaining to an incident. The importance of reporting the facts as the key to properly completing a variety of reports is emphasized. Understanding observation, conducting interview questions, note-taking, and utilization of proper grammar and content when writing reports of investigation are also presented.

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (1 hour)

$19.00

This module provides insight into the definition of sexual harassment and the proper steps to take to handle an incident of sexual harassment. Examples of unwelcome behavior that may constitute harassment are presented and ways in which harassment can be reported in the workplace are discussed.

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Tuition assistance may be available for Veterans, and current members of an Active or Reserve Component and their respective Spouses. 

UTAH SECURITY
GUARD LICENSE

$99
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• 24/7 ACCESS ON ANY DEVICE

• 100% ONLINE COURSE

• COST EFFECTIVE

• SELF-PACED TRAINING

• GAMES, SCENARIOS, & QUIZZES

DENVER SECURITY
GUARD LICENSE

$99
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• 100% ONLINE COURSE

• COST EFFECTIVE

• SELF-PACED TRAINING

• GAMES, SCENARIOS, & QUIZZES

CONTINUING
EDUCATION COURSES

$19
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• 24/7 ACCESS ON ANY DEVICE

• 100% ONLINE COURSE

• VARIETY OF COURSES

• DISCOUNT BUNDLE RATES

• COST EFFECTIVE