Security Guard Training

Reese Firearms Protective Training 

Located in Kernersville, North Carolina, Reese Firearms offers North Carolina approved Unarmed and Armed Security Guard training and classes in the Winston-Salem, High Point, Greensboro, Kernersville, NC and the surrounding areas.

Getting your certificate before finding your career in security is the best way to start. Get the training you need to apply for your NC Guard card.

Security Guard Training

Security guards are needed in many different venues, from shopping malls, to offices, and even nuclear power plants. Any place that draws a large amount of people, or has a resource that needs protection, requires security guards to be present. Security guards work either in the private sector or in the public sector. Also, security guards are needed at special events, and spectator sport events.

Furthermore, without security guards working in these areas we would have many more instances of crime and chaos in public areas. In fact, Security guards act as a way to maintain law and order in areas where lots of people gather or many people filter through on a daily basis. Security guards also serve to protect property in many different venues. Acting as a barrier which prevents instances occurring that would require police involvement. Security guards are an extremely vital part of how our society runs in a relatively safe manner.

Thinking about becoming a security guard, or going through security training? Then you have come to the right place!

Unarmed Guard Course Info:

Normally only $160 but for a short time only $120!

UNARMED GUARD CERTIFICATE IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO ARMED. AFTER YOU ARE CERTIFIED YOU HAVE 1 YEAR TO FIND EMPLOYMENT AS AN UNARMED GUARD BUT ONLY 30 DAYS AS AN ARMED GUARD. WE RECOMMEND YOU BECOME UNARMED GUARD CERTIFIED AND FIND EMPLOYMENT AS AN UNARMED GUARD PRIOR TO BECOMING ARMED GUARD CERTIFIED.

  • This is a 2 day class from 9:00-5:00pm.
  • The required introductory security course that provides the security guard training necessary to work legally as an unarmed security guard in the State of North Carolina.
  • Additionally students that complete the unarmed security guard training must renew their license annually.
  • The attained certificate can be used for pre-employment certification that the required training has been completed. Consequently employment must be secured within 12 month of attaining the certificate.
  • Lastly, the North Carolina Private Protective Services (NC PPS) will issue a license that will allow Students to begin working as a security guard. Upon completion of this course and successfully submitting the proper State application and forms the license will be issued.

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Armed Guard Course Info:

Cost is $240 (this includes range fees but not ammunition)

  • This is a 3 day class from 9:00am-5:00pm, training time includes the required range time.
  • The required introductory security course that provides the security guard training necessary to work legally as an armed security guard in the State of North Carolina.
  • Additionally students that complete the armed security guard training must renew their license annually.
  • The attained certificate can be used for pre-employment certification that the required training has been completed. Consequently employment must be secured within 30 days of attaining the certificate.
  • Students are responsible for equipment which includes firearm, 3 magazines, eyes & ears protection. If you do not have a firearm to qualify with one can be rented for $20 plus the cost of ammunition. Ammunition for rental guns must be purchased through Reese Firearms Protective Training.
  • In order to become an Armed Security Guard you MUST have the Unarmed Guard Certificate prior to taking the Armed Guard class.
  • Lastly, the North Carolina Private Protective Services (NC PPS) will issue a license that will allow Students to begin working as a security guard. Upon completion of this course and successfully submitting the proper State application and forms the license will be issued.

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Combined Armed and Unarmed Training

Cost is $360 Coming in October 2018! (this includes range fees but not ammunition) 

This is a 5 day class from 9am-5pm, this includes range time. Range qualification time will be earlier.

Interested in taking both? As previously stated, in order to become an Armed Security Guard you MUST have the Unarmed Guard Certificate prior to taking the Armed Guard class. If you cannot do so during the same week just let us know. In either case we will make arrangements to accommodate your schedule when possible.

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Reese Firearms Speed and Accuracy Course

Cost is $50

Course Description

Students should expect to shoot at least 250 rounds of ammunition. Students will, at minimum, learn to group shots rapidly using a flash picture sight, transition to non-dominate hand, perform multiple action drills, magazine drops, and complete the day shoot for NC BLET for the competition portion of the course.

Class is held at the range starting at 1pm

You must bring 250 rounds of ammunition, eyes, ears, and firearm.
Class is limited and cost is $50

Reese Firearms NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course

Cost is $50

Course Description

Students should expect to shoot at least 150 rounds of ammunition. Students will, at minimum, learn basic defensive shooting skills using a flash picture sight, shoot down a hall, transition to non-dominate hand, shoot on the move, shoot over a barricade, perform multiple action drills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued opportunities for skill development.

Class is held at the range starting at 1pm

You must bring 150 rounds of ammunition, eyes, ears, and firearm.
Class is limited and cost is $50

Reese Firearms NRA Eddie the Eagle Kids Gun Safety

Cost is $10

Course Description

Open to ages 5-18. Students will, at minimum, learn gun safety with an adult and gun safety without an adult present. Classes is from 9:00am-10:30am in the classroom. Lunch will be served at 11:00am. The range portion will begin at 12:00pm.  The student and parent may choose to attend the range portion and fire 22lr handguns and rifles. Shooting is not a requirement for course completion.

Class is limited and cost is $10

From our location in Kernersville we serve all of the Piedmont Triad including Winston-Salem, Greensboro, and High Point.

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Interested in obtaining your NC Concealed Carry permit or our Advanced Courses?

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Ready to start your career as a Guard or get Advanced Firearms Training?