Category: Working in Security

Becoming a Security Guard in Illinois

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Illinois has its fair share of crime these days. Chicago, in particular, is known for crime. That said, someone has to secure the many places around Chicago and Illinois, right?… Read more »

Career Paths for Security Guards

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Security Training Center in Chicago, Illinois, is known for training security guards in a variety of matters, from the basics of being an unarmed security guard to extras like handcuffing,… Read more »

Tips for Getting Hired as a Security Guard

Security Professional in Uniform

Protecting people, places, and possessions—what an essential duty. Being a security guard offers the chance to make a meaningful impact, and whether you’ve been thinking about stepping into this field… Read more »

What is a Gambling Surveillance Officer?

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If you’ve ever been to a casino, you know that gamblers are being watched to make sure they’re not trying to cheat the system or stealing money they did not… Read more »

How to Crush Your Security Guard Interview

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The Security Training Center of Chicago has helped many security guards learn all about different aspects of security so that they can be the best guards they can be. When… Read more »

What is Work Like as a Security Guard?

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What can you expect when working as a security guard? If you work with the public, in-person, you’ll likely either work at a door, desk or station or patrol an… Read more »