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Catalog 2020-2021

Security Guard - Individuals with Disabilities


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Program Description


This course teaches students how to perform the duties of a security guard. Topics include surveillance, patrol, observation and reporting. Instruction includes the following skills: completing a report; surveillance techniques; self-defense; and de-escalation.

This career and academic track is designed for students with learning differences or disabilities that impact learning. This track provides instruction that is multisensory, multimodal, personalized, and incorporates elements of universal design for learning. Classes are taught with a 6 to 1 student-teacher ratio to better meet the needs of individual learners.

Program Outcomes


Successful Completion:

CCBC Credential: Students will earn a CCBC Workforce Training Certificate and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).

Program Delivery


This program is offered in a totally classroom or laboratory format.

Financial Aid and Payment Options


Baltimore County College Promise
Maryland College Promise
Continuing Education Opportunity Grant
Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)
Tuition Waiver for those who qualify
Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition
Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Local Office of Workforce Development

 

Program Length


9 weeks

Courses are offered at CCBC Dundalk in October and March.

Program Requirements


6th Grade Reading Level according to TABE (Test for Adult Basic Education) that will be administered during an intake interview.

Prior Learning Assessment


This program has no options for obtaining course waiver(s) for prior learning.

Application Process


To apply, go to ccbcmd.edu/apply and complete the CCBC Non-Credit Workforce Training Certificate application.  An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.

Selective Entry – Please call 443-840-3262 to schedule an interview and assessment.

Program Course Sequence


Course Number

Course

Title

Course Hours

Textbook Information

(approximate cost; subject to change)

Costs

T=Tuition/F=Fees

CHA 085

Security Guard Training A

66

None

 

$825

T-$52/F-$773

 

CHA 083

Security Guard Practicum A

66

None

 

$825

T-$52/F-$773

CHA 086

Security Guard Training B

66

None

$825

T-$52/F-$773

CHA 084

Security Guard Practicum B

66

None

$825

T-$52/F-$773

Course Series Totals:

 

264

 

$3300

T-$208/F-$3092 

Additional Information


Career Opportunities:

Students can seek opportunities as a customer service security officer, hotel security officer, or in a loss prevention office.

Career Coach


Research your career interests, explore live job postings, take a career assessment, discover which companies in the Baltimore region are hiring, and more.  View a brief tutorial video on how to use Career Coach at: https://youtu.be/C7KpznbPYfA .  Explore career and training opportunities at: https://ccbcmd.emsicc.com/.

Program Contact Information


Coordinator: Trish Alvey | palvey@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-3262 | Dundalk | MASH | 104

Administrative Assistant: Jennifer Cabana | jcabana@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-3262 |Dundalk | MASH | 104

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