A security Class D licensed guard is hired to be a security presence, to be seen in uniform to deter people from committing crimes or engaging in criminal activity. The primary responsibilities of a person who has a Class D security guard license are to detect, deter, observe and report.
Students in the LDE Unarmed Security D License Course will learn the basic principles of security, including physical security, access control, terrorism awareness, and emergency procedures. Skill development shall include report writing, interviewing techniques, crime, and accident prevention techniques. All course materials will comply with F.S. 493 and legal guidelines 5N-1. The Certificate of Completion for successfully completing the Unarmed Security D Course will be submitted along with the Division of Licensing’s Class “D” Security License Application. Graduating students who apply for and receive the Class “D” Security Officer License are permitted to work for a licensed security agency as an unarmed security officer.