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Security Guard - Individuals with Disabilities


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


Upon successful completion of this Continuing Education Workforce Certificate, students will be able to:

1. prepare for an entry-level job in the security industry, and

2. demonstrate readiness to enter the workforce.

Program Credentials


Successful Completion:

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

Financial Aid and Payment Options


We offer financial aid by packaging public and private funding options to those who qualify, in select Continuing Education courses and programs. Additional opportunities for financial support include partial payment options through Nelnet Business Solutions and tuition waivers for those who qualify. Resources outside of CCBC may also be available through employer/sponsor paid tuition,  the Department of Rehabilitation Services (DORS), and your local office of workforce development.

Length of Training


9 weeks

Courses are offered in October and March at CCBC Dundalk.

Program Requirements


6th Grade Reading Level - according to an assessment 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 www.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

CHA085

Basic Security Guard Training A

66

None

$1,009

T-$125/F-$884

CHA083

Basic Security Guard Practicum A

66

None

$1,009

T-$125/F-$884

CHA086

Basic Security Guard Training B

66

None

$1,009

T-$125/F-$884

CHA084

Basic ​Security Guard Practicum B

66

None

$1,009

T-$125/F-$884

 Course Series Totals:

​​

264

$0

$4,036

T-$500/F-$3,536 

 

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


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Program Contact Information


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