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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. This extensive program offers:

Classes taught by security professionals
Classes by Security Professionals
Industry Recognized Certifications
Industry Recognized Certifications

Career Coaching
1-on-1 Job Placement Assistance
1-on-1 Job Placement Assistance

 

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The Next Class Starts

Thursday
January 17, 2019

Iverson Mall
3731 Branch Avenue
(use entrance on side, next to Bank of America)
Temple Hills, MD 20748
Class Hours: Weekdays 9 AM-2 PM
some days end at 5 PM

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COST: Tuition will be waived for enrolled students thanks to the generous contributions from individual, foundation, corporate and government funders (Security Tuition Value: $6,287.00).


Earn 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

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


Enrollment Process

STEP 1 - REGISTER

Register for the mandatory program Information Session.

STEP 2 - ATTEND

Arrive promptly and dress to impress. Bring required documents and allow for three hours to learn about the program, complete paperwork, and an interview.

STEP 3 - SCREENING

If accepted, take a drug and background screening. Must pass to be eligible for the program.


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
 


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Goodwill of Greater Washington CEO Catherine Maloy with Goodwill Excel student graduation student Shawntay

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Posted: August 20, 2018
Shawntay (pictured here with Goodwill of Greater Washington President and CEO, Catherine Meloy) is a resident of Ward 5 in the District of Columbia who graduated

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