8 Hour Unarmed Guard Card Course

8 Hour Unarmed Guard Card

The unarmed guard card class is an 8 hour classroom only training session. When you complete the class you will have the basic knowledge to qualify for the Arizona unarmed guard card. This class will also satisfy the requirements for a renewal license every 2 years as the new and renewal courses are the same.

Unarmed classes are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 8am-4pm at our Tempe Location, unless otherwise noted on our calendar. All paperwork, fingerprints and photographs are included in the cost of the course, but does not include the AZ DPS licensing fees.

The course consists of several basic topics that will allow students to gain a solid understanding of the functions, roles and responsibilities of security work in Arizona. All course material is approved by the Arizona Department of Public Safety, and includes topics such as:


Prints & Photos Included

At the completion of each class, students are guided through the paperwork process to ensure a smooth application with DPS. This includes fingerprinting, and photographs. We will even make a copy of your photo ID to include with your packet.


Course & License Fees

The cost of this course is $50 for new, $40 for renew. The course fee does not include any license fees paid to AZ DPS. As of 2019, the cost of the unarmed guard license is $72. DPS can only accept the following forms of payment, made payable to the Arizona Department of Public Safety: cashier’s check, money order, check drawn on a business account or cash in the exact amount.