How to Become a Security Guard in Arizona

The process of becoming a Security Guard in Arizona 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.

  • An Arizona Security Guard license is called an Arizona Guard Card or AZ Guard Card.

Furthermore, to begin the AZ Security Guard license application, you need to first take a government approved Arizona Security Guard licensing course:

  • Unarmed Security Guard 8 HR Training Course

After taking the course, you will be given information on the application process.


In Arizona, the government body that controls an AZ Security Guard's license is called the Arizona Department of Public Safety.