How to Become a Security Guard in Texas

The process of becoming a Security Guard in Texas 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 Texas, you need to take a government approved Texas Security Guard licensing course:

  • This 30hr course is simply called Level 2 Training Course.

In Texas, the government body that controls a TX Security Guard's license is called the Private Security Bureau which is under the purview of the Texas Department of Public Safety.


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