Do I need to take a prerequisite course in order to qualify for CCW training?
No it is not required. However, if you have never operated a firearm before, taking a basic firearms course is highly recommended.
What do I do now that I have my Guard Card certificate?
You have to complete a live scan and submit both to BSIS. The quickest way is to complete the application and submission through the BREEZE website. You will have to create a profile Breeze website link:
Could I become a security guard after the initial 8 hour course?
Yes you can. However,the 32 hour portion has to be completed within 6 months per state law.
Can I get a CCW if I live in LA County?
No. However if you work or own a business in Orange County then you are eligible to receive a CCW. If you have further questions regarding your ccw please email: email@example.com
Can I have my child learn firearms with me?
The short answer is Yes . However, there are extra requirements. First, your child has to be 12 and older. Second, additional information has to be filled out on the waiver prior to the start of the course. Lastly, a legal guardian has to be present with the minor throughout the entirety of the course, no exceptions.
Where are the classroom portions of the course held?
For the most part these classes are held in person following CDC guidelines of mask wearing and social distancing. However, a virtual class could be made available upon request.