Frequently Asked Questions About Security Guard Training & License Courses
Where can I find security guard training in Miami?
What is a Florida D License?
What is a Florida G License?
Where can I do firearms training in Miami?
How do I get Conceal Carry Permit in Florida?
What are the regulations to purchase a gun in Florida?
What are the most important gun safety tips?
Is VSS Academy just another “fly-by-night” security school?
Q: Where can I find security guard training in Miami?
A: VSS Security & Firearms Academy provides complete and comprehensive programs for those interested in careers in security. We help people in the Miami area obtain their Florida State D License for unarmed security officers as well as a G License for armed security personnel. Get the details.
A: A Florida State D License qualifies a person to work as an unarmed security guard. VSS prepares students to obtain this license with a 40-hour course across five days (Monday through Friday). This is one of our most popular courses, giving participants the skills and credentials they need to work in many facets of the security industry. Get the details.
A: Individuals wanting to enter the field as armed security officers start their careers by obtaining a Florida G License. Certified instructors walk students through all the necessary objectives from gun safety and marksmanship to use-of-force laws and weapons maintenance. Course is 28 hours and includes four hours on the firing range. Get the details.
A: VSS Academy is a state-certified facility providing firearms training in Miami and surrounding areas. Whether you’ll use this training to receive your G License for armed security guards, or you simply want to become a better and safer shooter, our course will cover everything you need to know. Get the details.
A: Any adult who wishes to carry a concealed weapon in the state of Florida must first obtain a Conceal Carry Permit. Our four-hour course will thoroughly prepare you to get this permit. Learn from top-flight, credentialed instructors who understand the law and how it applies to carrying firearms. Get the details.
A: Many state laws apply when buying a gun in Florida. Three of the primary requirements are 18 or older (21 for handguns); legal citizen of the U.S.; and demonstrated mental competence. There are other requirements you need to know. Get the details.
A: There is no single gun safety tip that’s most important. They are all important, and you’ll learn them when you participate in firearms training or training for your Florida State G License. Even though all gun safety tips are very important, perhaps the one that will best ensure that tragic accidents don’t occur is: Consider your gun loaded AT ALL TIMES. Read more tips.
A: Absolutely not. Our facility is known and respected throughout the Miami area for turning out students with outstanding training and understanding of the course materials. William Lopez, our CEO, is a 35-year veteran of law enforcement. Every instructor we hire comes with a full resume of credentials and teaching skills. We stand by our programs, just like we stand by our students.
To begin your career as a security officer or to learn more about any of our security training classes, contact VSS Security & Firearms Academy at (786) 801-1151.