• Meets ASIS International’s guidelines for Private Security Officer Selection & Training.
• Addresses the latest technological advancements that impact how today’s security officers do their jobs.
• Discusses the increased role security officers have in observing and reporting suspicious activities and events.
• Includes end-of-chapter discussion questions to enhance understanding.
The Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Third Edition teaches today’s security officers the most important aspects of performing the job of a security officer professionally and effectively. Training is the most important element in becoming a professional security officer, but it is also often overlooked or underutilized. This straightforward, easy-to-follow, and well-organized text covers the essentials that security officers need as they face issues of growing technology and an emphasis on proactiveness and vigilance. The Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Third Edition also covers many topics of current concern such as sexual harassment, crowd control, cultural diversity, persons with special needs, new technologies, and much more. With discussion questions at the end of every chapter and a full ancillary package accompanying the text, this manual is a comprehensive tool for developing a career as a successful and trusted professional security officer.
Security officer trainers, in-house and contract security officers, college students in introductory security courses.