According to Private Security and Investigative Services Act a security guard is a person who performs work, for remuneration, that consists primarily of guarding or patrolling for the purpose of protecting persons or property. This means anytime you work as a security guard and are paid for your work, you must have a security guard […]
As a security guard can you for work for two companies at once? Absolutely, as a licensed security guard in Ontario you can work for any licensed security company and any employer that hires their own security personnel in Ontario. There is a list of licensed security companies maintained by Service Ontario. Keep in mind, […]
To get your security guard license in Ontario there are 3 steps. If you have further questions about the security guard training and licensing process, contact us on live chat or email us at [email protected]. If you are ready, you can start our online security guard training.
In Ontario there are over 700 licensed businesses that offer security guard and/or private investigation services. Once you become licensed as a security guard how do you choose which security company to work for? Here are 3 factors to consider: 1) Company Culture and Reputation A company that treats their guards poorly will result in […]
The truth is, not everyone is suitable for becoming a security guard. There is also a wide range of positions from a fire watch guard with limited interaction with others to a guard at a mall dealing with everyone from the public, to employees and contractors. There are a variety of sites including commercial, residential, […]