Vice Security Officer Continued Training

Congratulations on your decision to start your career as a security officer with vice protection services!


To become an unarmed security officer in the state of Florida you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old,
  • Be a citizen or legal resident alien of the U.S. or have been granted authority to work in the U.S. by the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
  • and complete the required security guard training


To begin the licensing process for the unarmed security guard certification, you must first successfully complete a minimum of 40 hours of professional training at a Security Officer School or Training Facility licensed by the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS).

Once the training is completed, you should start the application process. You will need:

  • Proof of training
  • A passport style photograph
  • A legible set of fingerprints
  • Fees

Your Instructor

Carlos vivanco
Carlos vivanco

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

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