Security Officer Training


Security Officer Training in Saskatchewan

Accredited by the Saskatchewan Justice Department, this 40-hour course is the mandatory training requirement for all licenced security guards in Saskatchewan. The goal of the program is to increase the knowledge base of the individual security officer thereby increasing the level of safety enjoyed by both the officer and the public encountering private security. It provides knowledge that will assist the officer with his/her duties and to stay within the guidelines of the law. This course is designed to provide the student with everything he/she needs to know to pass the provincial exam and earn a security guard certificate.

NOTE: Parkland College is an Approved Security Guard Course Provider through Saskatchewan Justice. If the student successfully completes the Approved Security Guard Training, he/she is eligible to apply for a permanent security guard licence within Saskatchewan and in most provinces across Canada.

Training is offered on-demand to local communities.



Topics include:

  • Introduction and Provincial Legislation
  • Conduct of Security: Professionalism and Public Relations
  • The Security Guard and the Legal System
  • Access Control and Alarm Systems
  • Traffic Control
  • Note Taking, Reports and Evidence
  • Response to Immediate Crisis
  • General Patrol Tactics and Techniques
  • Labour Disputes
  • Safety Issues for Security Guards

For more information please contact:

Anita Vincent
Coordinator, Essential Skills
Direct: 1.306.786.7308
Toll Free: 1.866.783.6766