SECURITY & PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR

Certification: Upon successfully completion of these programs, students are eligible to apply and test for state licensure through Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training (CLEET) to work as an unarmed or armed security guard or private investigator. The Security Guard license issued by CLEET is a 3-year renewable license. There are additional fees for state licensing.

security and private investigator pathway for Central Tech

Unarmed Security Guard

Phase I:

  • How to interpret the Oklahoma Security Act
  • Administer first aid
  • Operate fire extinguishers
  • Write field notes and reports
  • Interpret legal powers

Phase II:

  • Public relations
  • Communications
  • Performing fixed post duties
  • Patrolling
  • Investigating security incidents
  • Terrorism awareness

Requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • No record of a felony conviction
  • United States citizenship or an alien legally residing in the U.S.
Location Dates Hours Days Times Tuition Fees & Supplies Total Cost
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 8/9-9/13 Hours: 40 Days: T/Th Times: 5:30p-9:30p Tuition: $220 Fees & Supplies: $80 Total Cost: $300

Private Investigator

Phase III:

  • Understanding responsibilities to clients
  • Interpreting laws of private investigations
  • Complying with the Fair Credit Act
  • Conducting investigations and surveillance
  • Locating and communicating information

Prerequisite:

  • CLEET Phase I & II
  • At least 21 years of age
  • No record of a felony conviction
  • United States citizenship or an alien legally residing in the U.S.
Location Dates Hours Days Times Tuition Fees & Supplies Total Cost
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 9/14-10/12 Hours: 36 Days: T/Th Times: 5:30p-9:30p Tuition: $225 Fees & Supplies: $50 Total Cost: $275

Firearms Training

Phase IV:

  • Handgun safety
  • Nomenclature
  • Maintenance of firearms
  • Fundamentals of marksmanship
  • Handgun handling skills
  • Handgun shooting positions
  • Range procedures
  • Legal issues

Prerequisites:

  • See requirements for Phase III
  • MMPI Test (prior to class)

T-Th, 5:30p-9:30p
Sa/Su, 8:00a-5:00p

Location Dates Hours Days Times Tuition Fees & Supplies Total Cost
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 7/25-8/6 Hours: 32 Days: M/T/Th/Sa Times: 5:30p-9:30p, 8a-5p Tuition: $200 Fees & Supplies: $60 Total Cost: $260
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 10/3-10/15 Hours: 32 Days: M/T/Th/Sa Times: 5:30p-9:30p, 8a-5p Tuition: $200 Fees & Supplies: $60 Total Cost: $260
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 11/28-12/10 Hours: 32 Days: M/T/Th/Sa Times: 5:30p-9:30p, 8a-5p Tuition: $200 Fees & Supplies: $60 Total Cost: $260

OC Pepper Spray

Phase IV:

Topics included:

  • Tactical considerations
  • Decontamination/first aid
  • Protective gear
  • Criminal and civil liabilities
  • Policies and procedures

Prerequisites: Completed CLEET Phase I & II

Location Dates Hours Days Times Tuition Fees & Supplies Total Cost
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 12/14-12/15 Hours: 4 Days: W/Th Times: 5:30p-9:30p Tuition: $60 Fees & Supplies: $0 Total Cost: $60

Taser

Phase IV:

  • CLEET security officers
  • Private investigators
  • Bail enforcers

Explore:

  • Force options and decision-making tactics
  • Medical issues
  • Maintenance
  • Personal safety
  • Hands-on experience

Prerequisites: Completed CLEET Phase I & II

Location Dates Hours Days Times Tuition Fees & Supplies Total Cost
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 12/6-12/8 Hours: 8 Days: T/Th Times: 5:30p-9:30p Tuition: $100 Fees & Supplies: $0 Total Cost: $100

Bail Enforcer

Phase V:

Bail Enforcement agents recover defendants who have failed to appear in court after undertaking a bail bond contract.

Prerequisite: Completed CLEET Phases I, II, III, OC Pepper Spray, Taser,  & Firearms Training

Location Dates Hours Days Times Tuition Fees & Supplies Total Cost
Campus: Sapulpa Campus Dates: 10/24-11/28 Hours: 40 Days: M/W Times: 5:30p-9:30p Tuition: $100 Fees & Supplies: $75 Total Cost: $175