How to Become a Security Guard in Idaho

Becoming a licensed Security Guard in Idaho is different then most states. The difference is that there is no state wide Security Guard license department in ID.


To become licensed as a Security Guard in Idaho you will apply via your city:

  • City Clerk

So, to begin your journey as a Security Guard in Idaho, you should first contact your jurisdiction's City Clerk. Most jurisdictions will have similar processes on obtaining security licensing.



Average Idaho Security Guard License Requirements

  1. Be 18yo or older.

  2. Be a citizen.

  3. Be legally allowed to work in Idaho.