How Taking Security Guard Training Opens Up Other Doors in Life

The term ‘security guard’ can sometimes be associated with a negative reputation. But such opinions don’t accurately exhibit what this career is really all about.  Security personnel play an important role for many different businesses and are thoroughly trained to deter risks and crime. With the wide range of knowledge and skills that are acquired […]

Security and Private Investigator Training

Did you know that security and private investigator training often go hand in hand? It’s true! While there are differences between the two professions, there are also many similarities as well as opportunities to receive training in both fields. For example, In Ontario, Canada, the Ministry of Community Safety & Correctional Services is the governing […]

The Growing Need for Security Guards

Earlier this month, a security guard in Stockholm drove his van into a truck after he suspected the other driver intended to ram it into the city’s parliament building. His quick thinking caused the truck to crash into a department store instead, effectively ending the frightening rampage. Back in January, a man entered a Bank […]

5 Tips to Reduce Security Guard Exam Stress

Here at the Smith Investigation Agency, we have years of experience training people who want to earn their security guard license. If there’s one thing we’ve learned in that time, it’s that stress can make or break a student’s ability to pass their final exam. We’ve seen plenty of talented students, who ace their in-class […]

5 Signs You’ll Make a Great Security Guard Trainer

Being a good leader requires a few set skills that can help guide and motivate others to perform at their best. That includes security guard trainers. A great security guard trainer must know how to achieve certain goals and encourage others to follow suit by leading by example. If you’re wondering how you will fare […]

7 Benefits of Our Security Guard Training

Looking to become a security guard in Ontario? At Smith Investigation Agency, we offer the 40-hour required Security Guard Training course in Ontario. In addition to providing you with all of the information you need, we have also teamed up with a top-tiered Toronto company to give you the best in training. Check out all […]

New Year, New Career: Security Guard Training

It’s the beginning of a new year. For some this marks an exciting time for reflection, growth and change—especially when it comes to work. You, for example, might find yourself wondering if the career you’ve chosen for yourself is the right one. You might also be on the cusp of choosing a career, and picking […]