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Orange County: (949) 214-5019
Riverside: (909) 844-2886
Los Angeles/Beverly Hills: (714) 612-9746

MPP.COM AKA MPS Security & Bodyguards

Step 1: Meet Basic Requirements

To become a security guard in Los Angeles, you must meet certain basic requirements, including being at least 18 years old, having a high school diploma or GED, and being eligible to work in the United States.

Step 2: Complete Required Training

Enroll in a certified security guard training program that covers topics such as legal responsibilities, emergency procedures, and communication skills. Training must be completed at a state-approved facility.

Step 3: Obtain a Guard Card

After completing the training program, apply for a guard card through the California Department of Consumer Affairs (Bureau of Security and Investigative Services). You'll need to submit an application, fingerprints, and fees.

Step 4: Pass Background Check

Your background will be checked for any criminal history or disqualifying factors. A clean background is essential for obtaining a security guard license.

Step 5: Get Fingerprinted

Visit a Live Scan location to get your fingerprints taken. The results will be sent to the appropriate agencies for background checks.

Step 6: Apply for Jobs

With your guard card in hand, you can start applying for security guard positions in Los Angeles. Look for job openings with security companies, businesses, events, and more.