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Level III Commissioned Security Officer Course
COURSE TIME: 60 Hours (State Mandated 45)
DESCRIPTION: This course covers the required State-Approved curriculum required by The Texas Department of Public Safety-Private Security Bureau in order to certify an officer as having completed a course of study for Level III Training in accordance with Chapter 1702 of the Texas Occupations Code.
AGE: 18 Years of Age, Minimum
If you are interested in becoming an armed commissioned security officer you will be required to attend twenty (40) hours of Classroom, Firearms & Defensive Tactics training in accordance with the rules set forth in Chapter 1702 of the Texas Occupations Code.
This course includes instruction on the following topics: Licensing, Pocket Cards, Requirements to be a Commissioned Officer in Texas, Licensing of Companies, Violations by Commissioned Officers, Standards of Conduct, Function of Security Officers, Arrest Authority, Laws Pertinent to the Security Officer, Article 14.01 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, Article 18.16 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, Chapter 42.01 of Texas Penal Code, Chapter 9 Use of Deadly Force, Use of Force Concepts, Issues Relating to the Concealed Handgun License, Field Note Taking, Report Writing, Response to Emergency Situations, Hazardous Materials, Crime Scene, Witness Interviewing, Awareness Skills, Cover & Concealment, Fire Recognition and Response, Bomb Threats, Terrorist Response, Accidents Involving Serious Injury or Harm, Public Perception of a Security Officer, Conflict Resolution, Weaponless Strategies, Intermediate Weapons, Five Step Hard Style, Twelve (12) Hours Defensive Tactics, Four (4) Hours of Handcuffing Techniques, and Firearms Training & Actual Range Qualification.