Private Security Officer Training

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The Private Security Officer Training course

This is a 48 hour course designed to train Security Officers in basic duties and requirements as a security officer in compliance to the Wichita City Code. Upon successful completion of the Basic PSOT course, students will receive a certificate of completion from WSU Tech and may apply for the permanent security permit issued by the training department of the Wichita Police department. Temporary security permit from Wichita Police department is recommended.

2019 Class Schedule

August 19 – September 5
September 23 – October 10
October 21 – November 7
November 25 – December 12

WSU South

3821 E. Harry | Wichita, KS 67218 | 316.677.1500

Program Topics in order of presentation

Histories and Duties
City Code Chapter 3.72
Critical Ordinances
Civil Liability
Effective Communications and Public Relations
Ethics and Professional Behavior
Cultural Awareness
Fixed Posts and Patrol Procedures
Use of Force
Overview of the Criminal Justice System
Note Taking and Report Writing
Courtroom Testimony
Crime Scene Protocol
Sexual Harassment
Workplace Violence
Crime Prevention
Vehicle Approach and Contact
Defensive Driving
Fire Safety
Bomb Procedure
Building Search
Crowd Management
Edge Weapon Defense
InCop – Information Collection on Patrol
OC Spray

Please note that class capacity is 30 students per class. We encourage early enrollment and payment to secure a seat. Participants must attend all 48 hours of the course in order to receive a certificate.

All classes are held at WSU South located at 3821 E. Harry. Classes are held from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday.

Enrollment fee is $150.00 per person per class and must be paid by the Friday before class starts. Refund policy is 100% refund of tuition if cancellation is received by Friday before class starts. No refunds after the close of class. There will be a $25 late fee for any payments made after the beginning of class. Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment.

For more information, contact:

Clint Cartwright | 316-677-1733

For enrollment questions please contact:

Jeff Thomas | 316-677-1035