Security Guard - Individuals with Disabilities, Continuing Education Certificate

This course teaches students how to perform the duties of a security guard. Topics include surveillance, patrol, observation and reporting. Instruction includes the following skills: completing a report; surveillance techniques; self-defense; and de-escalation.

This career and academic track is designed for students with learning differences or disabilities that impact learning. This track provides instruction that is multisensory, multimodal, personalized, and incorporates elements of universal design for learning. Classes are taught with a 6 to 1 student-teacher ratio to better meet the needs of individual learners.

Program objectives

Successful Completion:

CCBC Credential: Students will earn a CCBC Workforce Training Certificate and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).

Financial Aid and Payment Options

Continuing Education Opportunity Grant
Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)
Tuition Waiver for those who qualify
Baltimore County College Promise
Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship
Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition
Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Local Office of Workforce Development

Program Length

9 weeks

Courses are offered at CCBC Dundalk in November and March.

Program Requirements

6th Grade Reading Level according to TABE (Tests of Adult Basic Education) that will be administered during an intake interview.

Application Process

To apply, go to ccbcmd.edu/apply and complete the CCBC Non-Credit Workforce Training Certificate application.  An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.

Selective Entry – Please call 443-840-3262 to schedule an interview and assessment.

Program Course Sequence

Course Number

Course

Title

Course Hours

Textbook Information

(approximate cost; subject to change)

Costs

T=Tuition/F=Fees

CHA 085

Basic Security Guard Training A

66

None

$760

T-$50/F-$710

CHA 083

Basic Security Guard Practicum A

66

None

$760

T-$50/F-$710

CHA 086

Basic Security Guard Training B

66

None

$760

T-$50/F-$710

CHA 084

Basic Security Guard Practicum B

66

None

$760

T-$50/F-$710

Course Series Totals:

 

264

 

$3040

T-$200/F-$2840

Additional Information

Career Opportunities:

Students can seek opportunitires as a customer service security officer, hotel security officer, or in a loss prevention office.

Career Coach

Research your career interests, explore live job postings, take a career assessment, discover which companies in the Baltimore region are hiring, and more.  View a brief tutorial video on how to use Career Coach at: https://youtu.be/C7KpznbPYfA .  Explore career and training opportunities at: https://ccbcmd.emsicareercoach.com/.

Program Contact Information

Coordinator: Trish Alvey | palvey@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-3262 | Dundalk | MASH | 104

Administrative Assistant: Jennifer Cabana | jcabana@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-3262 |Dundalk | MASH | 104