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The state of Alaska requires its security guards to have a valid security guard license. But there are quite a few requirements. Fear not, with our 5-step guide you’ll be licensed in no time!

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If you want to start a career as a security guard in the State of Alabama, then you’re going to need your security guard license. We’ve broken down the application process into three easy steps, so you can get your license as soon as possible.

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Arizona doesn’t require all security guards to hold a security license. Only those working for a security agency providing services to other companies need an Arizona guard card. Either way, check out our guide by clicking the link below.

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Before you can pursue a career as a Security Guard in the State of California, you will have to obtain your Security License, often referred to as Guard Card. Getting your guard card can be done in as little as 7 days, if you know how… So look no further, here’s our 5-Step Guide to Getting your California Guard Card...

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As in any other state, security guards are required to be licensed in the state of Colorado. However, the state does not license security guards, licensing is regulated and overseen on a city-by-city level. We can’t provide you with guides for every city, but we’ve done a pretty good job at outlining some general licensing conditions that most cities have in common.

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The Connecticut Department of Public Safety requires everyone working as a security officer to be licensed. The licensing process consists of submitting your fingerprints for a criminal background check by both the FBI and the state of Connecticut, as well as following a training course to prepare you for the job. Read all about it by clicking the link below.

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The Delaware State Bureau of Identification requires anyone occupying a job in security to be state-certified with a security license. We’ve summed up the basic requirements one must meet in order to be eligible for a Delaware security license, and the steps you’ll need to take in order to get yours as soon as possible.

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Florida Licensing is split up between a Class D license and a Class G License, each license comes with its different requirements and application process. Read all about it and find out how to get your Florida Security Guard License in 3 easy-to-follow steps here.

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Find out how to become an armed or unarmed security guard in the state of Georgia.

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Want to get a job in the Illinois Security Industry? Before you can legally work as a Security Guard in the state of Illinois, you have to obtain an Illinois PERC Card. Getting your PERC Card is fairly easy, at least if you know how to do it. Security Guard Center made a 4-Step Guide on how to apply for an Illinois PERC Card.

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Find out how to become an licensed security guard in the state of Louisiana.

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Only a few cities in the state of Missouri require their security guards to be licensed. As in most other states of the US, this requires following a training course as well as submitting fingerprints in an effort to prove you have a clean criminal record. Make sure to read the complete guide on how to get a Missouri Security Guard License

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Find out how to become an armed or unarmed security guard in the state of Mississippi.

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Find out how to get your North Carolina security guard license in 5 steps.

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Find out how to get your New Jersey security guard license in 5 steps.

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Find out how to become an armed or unarmed security guard in the state of New Mexico.

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The security guard industry is one of the fastest growing industries in New York, but before you can work as one, you’ll have to obtain your NYS Security Guard License. So what are you still doing here? Go check out our 5-step Guide to get a NYS Security Guard License.

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Find out how to become an armed or unarmed security guard in the state of Texas.