How to Become a Security Guard in Alaska

Becoming a Security Guard in Alaska is similar to a lot of other states: you need to meet basic requirements such as age, language proficiency, and other usual security licensing requirements of this nature.

  • You also cannot have a history of mental illness or substance abuse problems

Furthermore, to get a Security Guard license in Alaska, you need to take AK government approved Security Guard licensing courses in three phases.

  • Phase one: an 8hr course before applying

  • Phase two: a 40hr course after licensing

  • Phase three: 8hrs of ongoing security training every year