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Goodwill's Unarmed Security & Protective Services Job Training Program

Unarmed Security & Protective Services Job Training Program


Goodwill of Greater Washington’s Unarmed Security & Protective Services Job Training Program provides you with the skills needed to find an entry-level job in security. At no cost to you*, this extensive program offers:

Tuition Free Job Training*
Tuition Free Job Training*
Classes taught by security professionals
Classes by Security Professionals
Industry Recognized Certifications
Industry Recognized Certifications
1-on-1 Job Placement Assistance
1-on-1 Job Placement Assistance

 

*Programs are free to students thanks to the generous funding from government, corporate and individual donors.

Security Industry Recognized Certifications

  • District of Columbia Special Police Office (SPO)
  • Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) Unarmed Security Officer
  • Aerosol Weapons
  • Baton, Handcuffing, First Aid, AED, & CPR
1-on-1 Job Placement Assistance

  • Guaranteed Job Interview
  • Personalized Resume
  • Job Interview Preparation
  • Career Coaching & Support

View our Security Resource page to find out more about the industry.


The Next Class Starts:

Thursday
February 1, 2018

Goodwill Arlington Career Center
10 South Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22204
Class Hours: Weekdays 9 AM-2 PM
some days end at 5 PM

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Enrollment Process

STEP 1

Sign-up for a mandatory information session (form below)

STEP 2

Gather all of the required documents for this program and bring them to the information session.

STEP 3

Attend the mandatory Security information session.

All program applicants must be 18 years of age, hold a high school diploma/GED, be legally eligible to work in the U.S., and speak English fluently. View all Security Program Requirements


Instructions: Please complete the form below so you can attend the required information session on the job training of your choice. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a resident of either Virginia, Maryland or the District of Columbia. When selecting a date from the calendar for the information session, only the dates in BOLD are available.

 
Job Training Information Session Form
 


Program Funding & Partnerships

This training program is funded by Goodwill of Greater Washington Retail Stores and a combination of generous public and private support including: The Arlington County Community Development Fund and The Fairfax County Consolidated Community Funding Pool. The value of Goodwill’s Security & Protective Services Training program is $6,250 and is offered at no cost to all students thanks to the support of generous funders.

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