How to Become a Security Guard in Montana

You will apply for a Montana Security Guard License with an application:

  • Private Security Guard Application

The steps to becoming a Security Guard in Montana 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.


Furthermore, to get a Security Guard license in Montana, you need to take a government approved MT Security Guard licensing course:

  • Your Montana security employer will administer this course.

In Montana, the government body that controls a MT Security Guard's license is called Montana Board of Private Security. So, it is The Board that will have to approve your MT Security Guard licensing course.