We are very happy to announce that PADS is now partnered with Ontario Security Hub! As an industry leader in the province, OSH offers online security guard training that provides individuals with the knowledge to help prepare to not only pass the Ministry’s Ontario Security Guard test, but to get them job-ready as well.
Approved by the Ontario Ministry as a security guard training provider, the online course contains videos, quizzes and real-world scenarios beyond just reading pages and pages of information. The course covers Ministry approved topics such as;
- An Introduction to the Security Industry
- The Private Security and Investigative Services Act and Code of Conduct Regulation
- Basic Security Procedures
- Report Writing
- Health and Safety
- Emergency Response Preparation
- Canadian Legal System
- Legal Authorities
- Effective Communications
- Sensitivity Training
- Use of Force Theory
The Ontario Security Guard Online Course includes over 80 video and real-world examples, 110 quiz questions, and 300 practice test questions and assignments for each section. When you complete the course, you will receive a Training Completion Number which will allow you to write the Ontario Security Guard exam with the Ministry. If for any reason you do not pass this test, you can retake the exam.
If you are unsure whether or not a career as a security guard is for you, the OSH also offers a free introductory video lesson that explains what it takes to become successful working in the industry, covering topics like;
- Why become a licensed security guard?
- What do security companies look for in an interview?
- Essential skills needed to work as a security guard
- What makes a good security guard?
- What other opportunities are available after working as a security guard?
If you are interested in becoming a security guard in Ontario, this online course is your first step to both becoming certified and getting hired!
At PADS, we only hire fully certified individuals who are passionate and dedicated to working and furthering their careers in the industry. There is always a demand for security professionals, and we provide all of our employees with a comprehensive training program beyond what you learn online to help you advance your skills and have you ready for experiences in the field!
If you have already completed your training, passed the Ministry’s test and are in possession of a valid Ontario Security License, and are seeking an exciting new opportunity in the security industry, don’t hesitate to contact us!
Our team has extensive knowledge and experience providing security solutions across Canada and around the globe. We design tailored security plans to meet our clients’ specific requirements and place as much emphasis on service as we do on security.