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A Guide For Security Patrol Guards To Enhance Problem-Solving Skills

A lot of companies today rely on their employees to handle unexpected challenges, identify persistent issues, and positively offer workable solutions. Security guard companies fit into the category of those companies perfectly. How? The job of successful security patrol guards is such that it essentially boils down to identifying and solving problems constantly and effectively on every client site. Not Good At Solving Problems? Cutivate This Skills To Become Better While every security patrol guard is tasked with some form of problem-solving in the workplace, the truth is not all [...]

By |2022-09-25T13:42:00+00:00September 24, 2022|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

10 Constructive Ways To Give Your Security Guards Feedback

Constructive feedback is the ultimate key to letting your security guards know how they are performing and what’s expected of them. Therefore, it automatically becomes a crucial part of supporting your teams’ learning and development. However, repetitive negative feedback can have a destructive impact on guard engagement. Therefore, for feedback to be constructive, it should be fact-based and solution-oriented.  Deliver constructive feedback that is both powerful and productive to security guards using the following strategies. Don’t Wait Feedback is not only a strong way of promoting security guard engagement but [...]

By |2022-01-24T12:08:12+00:00December 28, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

Tips & Tricks To Train Your Security Workforce For New Technology

Technology today is playing a huge role in the security guard industry more than ever before. COVID-19 pandemic is the sole reason behind it. Due to it, a lot of security guard companies have embraced new technologies to help improve productivity. If you find yourself in that situation today and realize that your security workforce trained on the traditional systems might struggle to keep up or even resist using the new technology, we have good news for you. Getting your security guards used to new software you wish to introduce [...]

By |2022-01-24T12:28:23+00:00October 23, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

Effective Ways For Security Guards To Hone Problem-Solving Skills

A lot of companies today rely on their employees to handle unexpected challenges, identify persistent issues, and positively offer workable solutions. Security guards companies fit into the category of those companies perfectly. How? The job of security guards is such that it essentially boils down to identifying and solving problems constantly and effectively.  While every security guard is tasked with some form of problem-solving in the workplace, the truth is not all of them are good at it. But that doesn’t mean you can’t work on it. This is a [...]

By |2021-08-15T17:57:01+00:00August 13, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

Criteria You Need to Become a Security Guard

If you are interested in a part-time job during college or after retirement or you just want to change your career path, you can choose to be a security guard. Now, you may be wondering what criteria you need to become a security guard. Keep reading and find out.  You Need to Be Over 18 Your age needs to be over 18 if you want to be a security guard. However, for some posts, such as agency associates, the requirement is over 21.  License and Training is Required                                                        You need [...]

By |2021-06-07T08:04:20+00:00June 7, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|2 Comments

Tips For A Security Guard To Effectively Perform Bag Checks

When you are working as a security guard, at some point or another, you may have to perform bag checks. This means carefully checking handbags, backpacks, purses, and other types of bags to make sure that they are not entering the venue with any illegal items. Bag checking is a common security routine that is done outside of various venues, schools, and other similar sites with large crowds. While metal detectors are used by some organization to complete this task, other prefer the more traditional method of manually inspecting each [...]

By |2021-06-06T10:06:52+00:00March 14, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

Your Security Professionals Need CPR training: Here’s Why

The job of security professionals isn’t only to act as a deterrent against criminal activities on client sites. Because their work involves working in a variety of environments, their job also includes, providing back-up in the events of an emergency. Medical emergencies being one of them often leaves security professionals in the role of the first responder. For this very reason, it is highly recommended for security professionals to be trained in CPR. A Quick Guide: Why Your Security Professionals Need CPR Training?  Security professionals may not be the typical [...]

By |2021-01-06T04:42:31+00:00November 28, 2020|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

Proven Ways To Reduce No-Shows Using Guardso Guard Tour Software

Efficient security guard scheduling lies at the heart of every security operation. But when security guards do not show up, it turns into a great source of frustration for both the security guard company and also the client who’s dependent on the security guard services. While not every no-show can be eliminated, there are simple yet effective ways to reduce them using Guardso guard tour software. Here read five guardso guard tour software tips to help your security guard company reduce no-shows. Establish A Policy When it comes to security [...]

By |2020-10-30T07:08:31+00:00October 18, 2020|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

5 Things Security Guards Should Keep In Mind When Conducting Site Tours

Security guards need to understand their roles within a company so that they can conduct their work more effectively. But for that, the security guard companies should first take the initiative to train them as to what to look for when they go out on security patrols. Shared below are five important things you should ensure your security guards keep in mind when conducting site tours. Operate Guard Patrol System Effectively Using a guard patrol system has become the new normal in the security guard industry. Which is why all [...]

By |2020-08-17T13:08:19+00:00August 14, 2020|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|1 Comment

Things No One Will Tell You To Become A Successful Private Patrol Guard

Being a private patrol guard is a job of honor that requires you to acquire a unique and refined set of skills to handle any situation. For that, every private patrol guard must strive to accomplish it and it’s not an easy thing to do. The reason being, after attaining the guard card, what you do next determines the path of your career. Here are simple yet effective ways that will ensure in the long term, you keep growing and enhancing your skills. Maintain Physical Fitness The job of a private [...]

By |2020-05-15T12:22:24+00:00May 15, 2020|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

How To Stay In Shape While Working As A Newly Hired Security Guard?

A newly hired security guard by almost every security guard company is expected to be physically fit for the job and possess some other crucial security guard qualities. Though there is no mandatory fitness test, no one would still want to hire a security guard who won’t be able to fulfill the basic duties. A newly hired security guard of a security guard company is expected to walk miles while patrolling on a client site to having the strength to simply stop a suspect from leaving the premises, and much [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:07:55+00:00November 29, 2019|Security Guard Training|0 Comments

Top 10 Qualities Of Effective Security Guards That Make Them Stand Out

Security guards are likely to end up being the ones who stand between some form of danger and your clients, their families, as well as their properties. It is therefore highly recommended that you carefully choose your security guards based on certain characteristics or skills that will give them a competitive edge over other patrolling guards of security guard companies. Shared below is a list of standard characteristics that’ll help make your security guards  stand-out from the rest. 1. Integrity Skills can be acquired, but integrity is almost impossible to [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:11:58+00:00October 30, 2019|Security Guard Training|7 Comments
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