Careers In Security

Careers in security call for professionals who are diligent, trustworthy and calm under pressure — in addition to being professionally trained. Security specialists are no longer simply called in as a precautionary measure; they now play a vital role in preserving public safety and protecting us from a variety of crimes.

Careers in security are in demand. For example, the U.S. Department of Labor expects that 55,000 new security and gaming surveillance jobs will be created by 2024. Besides gaming operations, there are many other places to start your career, such as banks, government offices, healthcare facilities, museums, universities, public institutions, lodging facilities, retail stores, transportation facilities, and celebrity and politician security staffs. Learn professional skills in our course today.

  • 55,000NEW JOBS
  • The U.S. Department of Labor estimates a 5% increase in security services careers by 2024.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers (January 13, 2016).