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Steps to Becoming a Security Guard - SN Issue #010
November 24, 2010

Security News #010 - November 24, 2010

If you are thinking about becoming a security guard as a second job this is a fast moving and flexible industry. This newsletter we are providing the steps you need to become a security guard but are not sure where to start.

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Contents:

1. Finding Security Guard Training providers

2. More about Security Guard Training

3. How to get your security guard license

4. Steps to become a security guard

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1. Finding Security Guard Training providers

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It is hard to know what is a good security guard training company and which ones are the dodgy ones ... I have compiled a page to help you find local security guard training providers -- if you are looking for local trainers or wanting to upgrade your license


Read more here >> A great security guard training company can make all the difference in your job as a security guard. If they care about you and your safety, and they provide the right training you will be much happier and so will your family. Read more here >>

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2. More about Security Guard Training

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Recently I have been getting lots of questions by email from people wanting to know more about getting a security guard training and technicalities of rules and regulations of the security guard industry. Most of these questions and answers have been posted on our

Security Guard Frequently Asked Questions page but the best way to get more information about how to become a security guard is to read the book Becoming a Security Guard. We have sold over 1000 copies and the testimonials by readers have been great. Click here to read more >>

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3. How to get your security guard license

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If you would like to find out more about getting your license in your state an overview has been setup at Security Guard Licenses.

Where ever you are you can find information easily about getting a security guard license. Security Guard Jobs are always available so now is the time to get trained up :) Security Guard Licenses

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4. Steps to become a security guard

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Most of these simple steps have been covered above and you can

read the whole article here>> but I will outline it again:

1. Research and work out the type of security guard job or career that you want

2. Complete your training

3. Apply for the appropriate licenses

4. Prepare a professional resume

5. Find local security guard companies that provide the services that is your ideal job

6. Enter your details onto our employment form and we will send your information out to our network

7. Send your resume and cover letter to the security guard companies -- even if they are not looking for staff send your resume ANYWAY!

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Be safe,

Tammy

www.yourlocalsecurityguard.com
Author of Becoming a Security Guard Book
Ms Small Biz

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