Online Security License

Unarmed Training Course State of TN


Course Description

A security guard/officer is an individual employed by a contract security company or a proprietary security organization to protect persons and/or property from criminal activities. Our exceptional unarmed security training curriculum exceeds the State of Tennessee Requirements by also incorporating The Private Security Officer Selection and Training Guidelines established by ASIS International, the preeminent organization for security professionals. Professional licensed security officers are in high demand in Tennessee. Licensed security officers enjoy increased opportunities for immediate full time and part time employment.

Course Prerequisites

Please review our Resources Page which includes an Introduction Video, Checklist Requirements For Unarmed Security Guard Registration (to ensure you meet all eligibility requirements), and a Checklist of Total Costs for Unarmed Security Guard license registration, prior to purchasing the course.

Course Features

  • State Of Tennessee Approved

    Our 100% Online Unarmed Security Guard Training Course is fully approved by the State of Tennessee Private Protective Services. All students will receive instructions to receive their official State of Tennessee Trainers Certificate upon completion of the course. Once completed, all students receive their State of Tennessee Trainers Certificate within 24 hours of submission.

  • 100% Mobile Responsive

    Our 100% online course is fully mobile responsive. Take the course on the go from any phone, tablet, or computer. On demand availability means you learn on your schedule and at your pace allowing you to start and stop at any time and as often as necessary to accommodate your schedule. You can even start on one device and continue on another!

  • Train On Your Schedule

    The entire 100% online course, including progress quizzes, and the 50 question final exam, is designed to be completed in 4.5 - 5 hours, The course is comprised of 10 individual video modules that are each 8 - 30 minutes in length. All students have access to the course for 30 days from the date of purchase.

  • Suggested Audience

    Anyone interested in becoming employed as an unarmed security officer in the State of Tennessee.

  • Technical Requirements

    This course is fully mobile responsive and can be completed with any phone, tablet, or computer with an internet connection.

  • Course Duration

    The entire course, including progress quizzes, and the 50 question final exam, are designed to be completed in 4.5 - 5 hours.

  • Learning objective

    The objective of this course is to train individuals to become licensed unarmed security officers in the State of Tennessee. This course is fully approved by the State of Tennessee Private Protective Services and satisfies all requirements to be licensed in the State of Tennessee as an unarmed security officer.

  • Course Schedule

    This course is available on demand. On demand availability provides students the ability to complete the course on their schedule and at their pace. Students may start and stop at any time and as often as necessary to accommodate their schedule; students may start the course on one device and continue on another.

  • Course Completion

    The mandatory completion/duration period for this course is 30 days from the registration date. Students will receive weekly reminders, after 30 days access will be removed. Participants will have three attempts to pass the final examination.

  • Course Topics

    This course includes an examination covering subjects in which the individual must have training for licensure as an unarmed security officer in the State of Tennessee. In accordance with requirements under Tenn. Code Ann. § 62-35-118 all candidates must complete a four hour basic course including one (1) hour each of: (A) Orientation (B) Legal powers and limitations of a security guard/officer (C) Emergency procedures (D) General duties.

  • Course Attendance

    To meet attendance requirements, participants must entirely review each training module and complete all required course quizzes and the course final examination. The instruction videos contained within the course prevents the user from fast forwarding / skipping forward. Students must successfully review each video module and complete the related progress quiz with a score < 70% in order to proceed to the next training module.

  • Return Policy

    All Sales Are Final. This is a Non-Refundable Course Access Fee. We do not offer Exchanges, Returns, or Refunds of any kind. All sales of products and services are final. All online students will have access to complete the course for 30 days from the date of purchase. It is the responsibility of the "Trainee" to submit the application to the State of Tennessee along with the applicable fee. By making a purchase, you agree to our RETURN POLICY.

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Introduction Pre-Requisites and Qualifications For TN Unarmed Security Guard License

    • Introduction Quiz

    • Required Trainer Certificate Information in accordance with TCA 62-35-118

  • 2

    Chapter #1

    • Orientation Part 1 - Tennessee Private Protective Services Licensing & Regulatory Act and Administrative Rules

    • Orientation Part 1 Quiz

  • 3

    Chapter #2

    • Orientation Part 2 - Role of a Security Officer

    • Orientation Part 2 Quiz

  • 4

    Chapter #3

    • Orientation Part 3 - Attitude and Conduct of Security Officers

    • Orientation Part 3 Quiz

  • 5

    Chapter 4

    • Legal Powers and Limitations of a Security Officer Part 1 - Authority - Reference Tennessee Code Annotated Title 62-35

    • Legal Powers and Limitations of a Security Officer Part 1 Quiz

  • 6

    Chapter 5

    • Legal Powers & Limitations of a Security Officer Part 2 - Criminal And Civil Laws and Liabilities Reference T.C.A. Title 39 & 40

    • Legal Powers & Limitations of a Security Officer Part 2 Quiz

  • 7

    Chapter 6

    • Emergency Procedures Part 1 - General First Aid

    • Emergency Procedures Part 1 Quiz

  • 8

    Chapter 7

    • Emergency Procedures Part 2 - Emergency Evacuation & Notification Procedures

    • Emergency Procedures Part 2 Quiz

  • 9

    Chapter 8

    • General Duties Part 1 - Patrol Procedures – Foot & Vehicle

    • General Duties Part 1 Quiz

  • 10

    Chapter 9

    • General Duties Part 2 - General Security Terminology & Access Control

    • General Duties Part 2 Quiz

  • 11

    Chapter 10

    • General Duties Part 3 - Report Writing

    • General Duties Part 3 Quiz

  • 12

    Final Exam

    • Final Exam Review

    • Attestation

    • Final Exam