Level II Non-commissioned Security Officer Training

Level II Non-commissioned Security Officer Training

This course is required by the Texas Department of Public Safety-Regulatory Services Division to anyone wishing to work in the private security industry. In accordance with Chapter 1702 of the Texas Occupations Code and DPS-RSD rules, this course must be completed (including a written exam), to be able to issue you a “Non-Commissioned” (unarmed/basic security) license.

The Level 2 course introduces you to the industry; will advise you on the laws and regulations you must follow and provides you with a solid foundation and starting point of what private security is all about. You will be given basic instruction on licensing, regulations, procedures, and operations of a security officer/company, report writing, and responding to emergencies, among many other topics.

5 hrs



training objectives

  • Prerequisite: None
  • History & the Job of Security Officers
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Use of Force & Force Options
  • Detainment & Arrest
  • Radio Procedures
  • Report Writing & Observation Training
  • Response to Emergencies

Equipment Needed

  • Notebook & pen


Please be advised under Texas Occupations Code Chapter 1702 and Texas Administrative Code Title 37, Part 1, Rule 35.4, a criminal conviction may disqualify you from a registration, commission or license in private security. You may wish to review the list of disqualifying offenses and the related periods of ineligibility, available via the Department of Public Safety’s website at http://www.dps.texas.gov/rsd/psb You also have a right to request from the Department of Public Safety a criminal history evaluation letter under Texas Occupations Code Section 53.102.

PSB #F06266001

Choose From Upcoming Courses Below


Event Venue Date
Texas Level III Private Security Commissioning Course Straight Shooter Headquarters
  • March 19, 2024 9:30 am
2022-2024 Level III Private Security Re-Certification Class Straight Shooter Headquarters
  • March 23, 2024 9:00 am
  • April 28, 2024 10:00 am
  • May 25, 2024 9:00 am
  • June 15, 2024 9:00 am

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