Guard Card Training Overview
The State of California requires you to take 8 hours of security training when you apply for a Guard Card, 32 hours additional training within the first 6 months of getting your Guard Card, and 8 hours each year you have a Guard Card. The Bureau of Security Investigative Services is the CA government department that determines the security guard training course content outline.
- Read details about the CA Security Guard Training Requirements.
- Find out how to get your Guard Card classes online.
- Find out how take a Guard Card course on-site at a security guard training center.
- Read more about your yearly Guard Card refresher course requirement.