How to Become a Security Guard in Minnesota

In Minnesota, a Security Guard is called a "Protective Agent."


To Become a Security Guard/ Protective Agent in Minnesota does not require a Security Guard license. Furthermore, Security Guard licensing does not exist in Minnesota.

  • As a Minnesota Security Guard, you will be regulated through your MN security employer, officially called Protective Agent Services.

So, to become a Security Guard in Minnesota, you will have to meet the requirements via your security employer/ Protective Agent Services company.