All our security guards are trained to observe, protect and prevent. If you want to become a member of our security team, you will need a valid Ontario Security Guard license.  We can assist you in obtaining a Security Guard License.

All security guards employed by North East Regional Security Services are tasked with protecting persons and property in order to prevent harm, theft or damage. Eligible candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Undergo a criminal history background check.
  • Complete a 40-hour required training course which can be administered by North East Regional Security Services or by a certified training facility

Additional In-House Security Guard Training Requirement

The additional In-House training program is completed by our security guards in the following manner:

Training to Be Completed
Training Hours Needed
Before Being Assigned to Post 10 Hours
Within First 30 Days 24 Hours
TOTAL
34 HOURS

Our training course is administered at our office in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

Expedite Training

The following steps should be followed in order to expedite the security guard application process:

Basic Training

Step 1. You must submit a resume.

Step 2. You have complete security Training Course & Test .

Step 3. You have to submit a Security Guard Application.

Step 4. Once your online application and criminal history clearances are received you can interview and then eligible for immediate employment.

Step 5. When you’re on assignment you must always keep the following documents with you:

  • Valid security guard license obtained from the Ontario Ministry
  • Valid photo Identification

Continuing Education

North East Regional Security Services believes that continuous training better equips our guards with the skills they will need to face the challenges in the security field. Training is top priority and we believe that it allows our members to be more efficient and effective in their position.

Our continuous in-service training is offered throughout the year and is updated regularly.

Here are some of the topics covered in our training:

  • Powers of Arrests
  • Workplace Violence / Harassment
  • Security Officer Training
  • Crowd Control
  • Observation & Documentation
  • Tactical Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Search and Seizure
  • Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • Rules of Evidence
  • Access Control
  • Parking/Traffic Control
  • Static and Mobile Patrol
  • Report Writing
  • Surveillance Techniques
  • Use of Force
  • Investigations
  • Hazardous Materials