How to Become a Security Guard in New Mexico

The path to becoming a Security Guard in New Mexico is similar to a lot of other US 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 NM (New Mexico Guard Card), you need to take a government approved NM Security Guard licensing course.

  • This is an 8hr hour NM security license training course.

In New Mexico, there is government body that controls a NM Security Guard's license: