Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Short-Term Courses

Metro Tech offers many CLEET approved short-term courses to receive continuing education credit. Look for courses located in these areas: Business, Education and Law. To receive continuing education credit, present your class certificate to CLEET.

CLEET REQUIREMENTS YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO BECOME A SECURITY OFFICER, 21 TO BECOME ARMED.

Type of License Training Required Hours State Exam Required Continuing Education Requirement
Unarmed Security Guard Phase-I, Phase-II 20 Phase-I & II 8 hrs
Unarmed Private Investigator

Phase-I
Phase-III

20
35
Phase-III (exam includes Ph-I) 16 hrs
Armed Security Guard Phase-I
Phase-II
Phase-IV
20
20
32
Phase-I & II Phase-IV 8 hrs
Armed Private Investigator Phase-I
Phase-III
Phase-IV
20
35
32
Phase-III
(Ph-III includes Ph-I)
Phase-IV
16 hrs
Combination LicenseArmed Security Guard and Armed Investigator Phase-I
Phase-II
Phase-III
Phase-IV
20
20
35
32
Phase-I & II Phase-III Phase-IV 16 hrs

Private Security and SDA enrollments must be made in person. Proof of citizenship, photo ID, passport or lawful presence is required. For proof of proper documentation required visit:USA.GOV