ARMED SECURITY GUARD COURSE (MD)
The Special Protective Service, LLC. (c) offers a basic 40-hour Armed Security Guard Training Program to organizations, and security professionals which include instruction on patrol techniques, loss prevention, crime prevention, anti-terrorism, probable cause, arrest procedures, use-of-force, deadly force, de-escalation, less-than-lethal force, conducting investigations, active shooter, communication, and report writing. The firearms portion of the course includes the 50-round Maryland Practical Police Course. Additionally, relevant state and federal laws are discussed. Upon successful completion of this course, sponsorship for the Maryland Security Guard Certification and Maryland Permit to Carry a Handgun will be available.