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Certified Protection Officer

security-guard
$850.00 (USD)

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What you will learn

  • Understand fundamental security guard tasks including patrol, fire prevention and suppression, providing first aid, writing reports, and conducting public relations
  • Know techniques and procedures for improving memory and observation skills, taking effective notes, and writing reports
  • Know techniques and procedures for controlling access to an area of interest
  • Understand how to gather, protect, and present evidence, including witness testimony
  • Understand basic safety requirements and advanced first aid procedures
  • Understand threats posed by bombs and other explosives
  • Describe alarm system components and operation
  • Define common criminal offenses, legal jurisdictions, and the powers of a certified protection officer
  • Understand central alarm station dispatch operations, alarm system fundamentals, and detection technology
  • Know investigation techniques including foundations for surveillance and defensive tactics

How you will benefit

  • Prepare yourself for a successful career as a certified protection officer
  • Learn how to efficiently and professionally react to a myriad of high intensity situations
  • Earn a self-study Certified Protection Officer (CPO) certificate that meets the academic requirements for obtaining the CPO credential
  • Develop a thorough understanding of what to expect while working in the industry

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GateWay Community College
Community Education
108 North 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034 US
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