Fundamentals of Security
, Nora Rock
, Mark A. Rohlehr
Fundamentals of Security is a thorough overview of the skills and responsibilities required of security staff. This text has been written and organized to reflect the specific training guidelines for security guard exam certification in Ontario. Various aspects of the job are addressed in detail, including basic patrol procedures, legal considerations, use of force, communication and report-writing skills, basic first aid, and more.
In addition to addressing ministry requirements, Fundamentals of Security provides vital information on CPTED, evidence and investigation, retail security, and key trends in today’s security industry. This text also explores elements of community policing that support the functions of private security.
With chapters contributed by experts in various areas of security, this resource will help build the knowledge and confidence that successful security guard candidates require.