Security Guard License New Jersey have The “Security Officer Registration Act” (SORA) N.J.S.A. US:19A-1 to 45:19A-12 mandates that all security officers in the State of New Jersey to:
1. Be at least 18 years of age;
2. Submit a valid photo id with a valid expiration date (NJ driver's license, passport, etc.)
3. Have a valid “Temporary Certificate of Registration as a Security Officer”. Said registration is issued by the New Jersey State Police.
The “Security Officer Registration Act” (SORA) N.J.S.A. US:19A-1 to 45:19A-12 mandates that all security officers in the State of New Jersey attend a 24 hr. education and training course. The training course will include:
Homeland Security/Counter Terrorism
Limits on use of force
Detention of suspects
All applicants’ info and photo are uploaded to the New Jersey
State Police for proper certification after completion.
For more information on security guard licenses in New Jersey, applicants may inquire at: