We are Authorized –
Peeler Group International has been an authorized DCJS School since 1995; Our School Director, William Peeler, has been an instructor for DCJS since 1993. Our school identification number is 291002; ALL NY DCJS are instructed through PGI owned NEA Training Center.
Who Must be Certified in New York State?
The Security Guard Act of 1992 mandates the training and licensing of security guards. A security guard as defined in Article 7A of the General Business Law [§89-f (6)] is a person (other than an active police officer) employed in NYS to principally perform one or more of the following duties, and the person is not performing the functions of a private investigator as defined in Section 71 of Article 7 of the General Business Law:
- Protection of persons and/or property from harm, theft, and/or unlawful activity;
- Deterrence, observation, detection, and/or reporting unlawful or unauthorized activity;
- Street patrol service;
- Response to, but not installation or service of, a security system alarm.
Course Requirements for the Unarmed Guard (Security)
Course Requirements for the Armed Security Guard