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Private Security Officer - Class "G"  Armed


Private Security Officer

License Type

G License

Course Description

While attending the 28 Hour Armed Private Security Officer training you’ll gain a better understanding of the criminal justice system, including learning about Civil & Criminal Liability, Operational Firearms Safety, Firearms Mechanical Training, Semi-automatic Pistols, Firearms Range Qualification for handguns and Florida Statutes 493, 775, 776, and 790. Through Tallahassee Community College’s Private Security Officer Training Programs, you can meet the minimum standards for licensure through the Department of Agriculture. This license ensures that the public is served by private security officers who are ethical, qualified and well-trained.

Total Hours



Students must register for the course at the Florida Public Safety Institute; not on TCC's main campus.

Enrollment Information

To register for this course, please email Larissa Brown at or contact her via phone at (850) 201-7688.
Students who have applied to TCC will need to register by contacting Larissa Brown.  Registration forms may be picked up from, and filled out at the Florida Public Safety Institute.  Residency requirements apply.

Registration Deadline


Course Cost



Florida Public Safety Institute - Range Classroom Bldg.

Begin Date


End Date


Start and End Times

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Instructor Name

Bob Whetherington

Registration Information


Attendance Requirements

100% Attendance is required.  Must also successfully pass the final written and practical exams.

Cancellation Procedures

Class may be canceled due to low registrations; if so, registered students will be notified 24 hours in advance of course start date.


Created at 8/6/2014 2:38 PM by Antonia Hover
Last modified at 9/17/2014 10:00 AM by Larissa Brown