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PRIVATE SECURITY ACADEMY                                                         Program Coordinator Tarsha Williams 214 860-5764

Course and Section Number

Day

Date

Time

Hours
Location

Instructor

FEE

Non Commission Level ll
This program will teach individuals with little or no previous experience the basic principles of the security industry using the State of Texas required materials. This course provides the Level ll training and certification as required by the State of Texas. Once complete, you will be provided with the basic certification (to be submitted and approved by the State) to be able to work legally as an unarmed security officer in the State of Texas

SLPS 2000 54260
SLPS 2000 54261
SLPS 2000 54262
SLPS 2000 54263
SLPS 2000 54264
SLPS 2000 54265

S
S
S
S
S
S

06/07
06/21
07/12
07/26
08/02
08/09

8:00am-5:00pm
8:00am -5:00pm
8:00am-5:00pm
8:00am-5:00pm
8:00am-5:00pm
8:00am-5:00pm

8
8
8
8
8
8

BJP 1215
BJP 1215
BJP 1215
BJP 1215
BJP 1215
BJP 1215

MCClure
MCClure
MCClure  
MCClure
MCClure
MCClure

$65
$65
$65
$65
$65
$65

Commission Level lll
This course provides the Level lll training and certification required by the Texas Department of Public Safety, Private Security Bureau (PSB), including both classroom and firearms range qualifications. The student will trained in basic security topics related to daily assignments and responsibilities of security officers. Student will be required to qualify with a handgun and shotgun during the class. The handgun must be at least a .38 caliber revolver or at least a 9mm Semi-automatic. Shotguns will be supplied for qualification by instructor.  Additional materials needed:  Handgun and 100 rounds of ammunition. If students does not have a handgun, revolvers and ammunition can be provided for an additional fee of $20.  Prior arrangements must be made with the instructor if student requires additional supplies.

SLPS 1013 54261
SLPS 1013 54262

M-F
M-F

06/09 – 06/20
07/14 - 07/25

5:30p-9:30p
5:30p-9:30p

40
40

BJP 2580/GUN RANGE
BJP 2580/ GUN RANGE

McClure/Kores
McClure/Kores

$175
$175

Personal Protection Officer Level lV
This is the 40 hour Texas Department of Public Safety/Private Security Bureau (PSB) Level IV Personal Protection Officer (PPO) course. It fulfills the State of Texas training requirements of the PSB for a Personal Protection Officer license. Items covered include, how to protect the principle when alone or on a team. Threat avoidance techniques, and how to plan and scout escape routes. Some defensive tactics are taught as well as transportation tips, and the importance of proper planning. Prerequisite  Commission Level lll

SLPS 1013 52263

S

07/19/14

8:00am-5:00pm

40

BJP 2580

TBA

$200

Advanced Instructor Course
This course is designed to comply with TECLOSE training standards for issuance of Class Room Instructor License. Some of the topics covered but not limited to are; Learning Process, Learning Objectives, How to Prepare Lesson Plans, Methods of Instructions and, Techniques for Developing Test.

SLPS 2059 54260
SLPS 2059 54261

M-F
M-F

06/09 – 06/27
07/21 – 08/01

5:30p-9:30p
5:30p-9:30p

40
40

06/09 BJP 2500
06/10-06/27 BJP 2500
07/21-08/01 BJP 1215

Clark, S.
Clark, S.

$200
$200

Security Firearms Requalification
This course covers the firearms requalification requirements in order to recertify as a Commissioned Security Officer. Training must take place within the last ninety days prior to the expiration date of the Commission license.

SLPS 2000 54268
SLPS 2000 54269
SLPS 2000 54270

INET
INET
INET

06/21/14
07/19/14
08/16/14

INET
INET
INET

7
7
7

INET
INET
INET

Kores, B.
Kores, B.
Kores, B.

$75
$75
$75