Florida Security Officer Study Guide Contents

The Study Guide contains the following information: 

1. Complete Florida State Security Officer Curriculum (listed below):

Section I

1.1    Chapter 493 and Chapter 5N-1 FAC

1.2    Legal Issues and Liability 

1.3    Basic Emergency First Aid 

1.4    Emergency Procedures

1.5    Ethics and Professional Conduct 

1.6    Access Control

1.7    Patrol Techniques 

1.8    Observation Techniques and Report Writing 

1.9    Interviewing Techniques 

1.10  Fire Detection and Life Safety 

1.11  Crime Prevention Techniques

1.12  Crime and Accident Scene Protection

1.13  Terrorism Awareness (Section I) 

1.13  Terrorism Awareness (Section II) 

Section II

2.1    Public Relations          

2.2    Courtroom Procedures     

2.3    Fundamentals of Personal Security    

2.4    Interpersonal Communications  

2.5    Professional Communications     

2.6    Directing Traffic      

2.7    Crowd Control                       

2.8    Special Problems for Security Officers   


2. Glossary of Key Security Terms   

3. Sample Tests