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Best Sites for Online Guard Card Training for the State of California

California Online Guard Card Training

Visit Students can set their own pace for Guard Card training and take courses at anytime of the day. It is a fantastic and easy means to earn your California Guard Card.

Personal Security Podcast

With host Alex Haddox and the Practical Defense Podcast, learn practical approaches to staying safe in our increasingly dangerous urban environments. Learn simple strategies and everyday habits from Alex Haddox that will help protect you and your loved ones from harm. Hear interviews with experts on the criminal mind and listen to stories directly from real victims. When you understand what a criminal looks for in a target, you can avoid taking on those characteristics and thus escape selection.

Palladium Online Guard Card Training Center

Palladium Online Security Training Center offers some of the best online guard card training available.

Reality-Based Security Guard Training

Jim Wagner's proven modern self-defense system Reality-Based Personal Protection has been used by elite police and military teams worldwide for over a decade. Self-defense instructors, security officers, bodyguards, and security guards from all the world's martial arts systems come to Jim's system to fill in the gaps of their own training. However, if you're not a Special Forces operator, SWAT Team member, or a black belt, don't let that intimidate you. You've already seen for yourself on YouTube how easy the system is to learn. This civilian version is exactly what you need to protect yourself and loved ones against today's crime and terrorism. No previous martial arts training is required, and every technique can be mastered in just five minutes. After that it's up to you to practice it to make it "muscle memory." If you go through this website and see who Jim Wagner has trained, you will know that we are not joking. We can transform you, giving you the skills and confidence you need. Really.

Firearms Training for Security Guards and Private Citizens

GRRN is the home to find all the personal security podcasts available on the Gun Rights Radio Network.

Security Guard and Bodyguard Training

Safety Solutions Academy is a full service training company that offers services to armed citizens and professionals, those that are interested in safety, self-defense and living safer lives. Paul Carlson is an Active and Certified Combat Focus Shooting instructor and offers introductory through full Combat Focus Shooting Courses. In addition, students can enroll in courses that deal with unarmed combatives, combative shotgun, rifle and other courses to meet specific requirements. In addition, Paul is involved with the development and instruction of I.C.E. Training's Defensive Firearms Coach Instructor Development Course.

Security Guard, Bodyguard and Firearms Training

Learn from one of the Top NRA Firearms Counselors and BSIS Certified instructors in California. Jim Bowen has decades of experience and is an high-respected instructor.