Are you interested in getting a New Mexico security guard license? If yes, then keep on reading. Here you can get acquainted with all the requirements you have to meet.
To be an authorized licensee, you ought to meet the following:
It will help the case a lot if you also have the following:
Note that for all three tiers (1, 2, 3) you need to complete 24-hour training. However, for levels 2 and 3, there are extra expectations.
Level 1 involves the following topics:
In fact, level 2 contains all of the points mentioned above, yet there are some supplementary topics to cover.
So, it includes:
And, lastly, level 3 embraces all the points mentioned previously and some additional topics designed specifically for this higher layer:
The practice designed for all the 3 of them should be completed about 12 months before submitting the application.
Note that entry forms are submitted online. Just visit the Board’s website.
You should fill in all the required spaces. Also, attach 2 recent photos. Applicants of all the layers will submit their training documents. For grades 2 and 3, it is also required to attach copies of a high school diploma. Grade 3 applicants, along with all the other data, will have to attach an evaluation from a licensed psychologist.
The application fee:
All the appliers need to submit fingerprints. This is essential for establishing a positive identification. As a matter of fact, every future officer of the state undergoes a full background check.
It does not always limit only to criminal background checking. It can sometimes include investigation of credit reports, also, examination of motor vehicle reports.
Before refreshing the certificate, there are some extra classes. Thus, to maintain the certificate, it is obligatory to cover additional 4-hour courses and training. Upon renewal, guards should represent proof of taking the compulsory educational program. Thus, without it, license renewal is impossible.
In general, there are a number of choices to receive supplementary education for reactivation. Different courses are available in this respect so that officers can choose the most convenient option out of many:
No matter the option, it is only important to cover it fully for the reactivation to happen.