BSIS Licensed 1177

Huntington Beach Guard Card

Earn your California BSIS Guard Card from BSIS Licensed Instructors. TFF 1177.

National Standard

Setting a National Standard for Security Guard Card Training.

Instructor-Led Training

Student manuals, instructor presentations, chapter knowledge checks, lesson final examinations.

Security Training Center, Huntington Beach

The Best Training in Huntington Beach, Orange County for Security Guard Cards

Our Northridge facility course offerings include:

  • Security Guard Card
    8-hours pre-assignment training
  • Permit for Exposed Firearm
    Become an armed guard and earn higher pay!
  • Annual Refresher (Continuing Education)
  • Pepper/OC Spray (Chemical Agents)
  • On-site Range Qualifications
    Live-fire qualifications

All students are provided with printed and professionally-bound STC Guard Card Training® manuals which they keep (take home).

Security Training Center is a professional security guard training company. Our purpose is to educate security personnel and organizations in the latest protocols and techniques to keep staff, property and other valuables safe. A proactive approach to security awareness prevents many problems from ever occurring, reducing risk to staff and liability. We teach early identification of potential problems and how to defuse conflicts before reaching crisis. Our staff and advisory board have decades of experience in military, law enforcement, executive protection, private security, defensive weapons and martial arts.

Private Security is a growth industry. Employers must ensure staff have the best training within available budgets. We offer instructor-led courses, firearms, baton, defensive spray, American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED and Electroshock Weapon certifications at our multiple physical training facilities. We also offer efficient, cost-effective online credentialing and continuing education programs for professional security officers.

Facility Address

Firing-Line Indoor Shooting Range
Security Training Center
17921 Jamestown Ln, STE 101
Huntington Beach, CA 91324
(714) 841-2100

How do I get a California Security Guard Card License?

All professional security guards that work in the state of California must be licensed and registered with the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS). To be properly licensed, the security guard must complete a standard course in the powers of arrest, weapons of mass destruction/ terrorism awareness, public relations, observation and documentation, Communication and its Significance, Liability/Legal Aspects and other elective courses that vary depending upon the training facility.

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First Approved Online Security Guard Card Training for Arizona

Security Training Center,® LLC. in association with Arizona Security Group, LLC. are proud to announce the launch of the first approved online security guard training program for the State of Arizona!

For the first time, students may complete the required 8-hour, unarmed security guard pre-assignment training (AAC, Title 13, Article 6, §R13-6-601) entirely online and according to their schedules.

The cost of the entire course is only $49.99. Corporate prices and licensing are available.

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Serving the communities of Anaheim, Corona del Mar, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, Garden West, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Newland, Newport Coast, Northwood, Orange, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, South Coast, Stanton, Sunset Beach, Tustin, West Grove Valley, Westminster, Woodbridge