Security Guard Exam Preparation Guide

Security Guard Exam Preparation Guide
Emond Publishing
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Publication Date:
April 2010
Policing, Security, and First Responders; Private Security and Investigation

This comprehensive guide is designed to prepare readers to write and pass provincially mandated basic security examinations in Ontario. It covers all of the learning outcomes set out by the Canadian General Standards Board for security guards and supervisors, as well as provincial basic training standards. The guide is expressly designed to help candidates understand these standards and succeed on the exam.

The Online guide contains the same content as the print book, but presents it using interactive instructional videos containing text, audio, images, and self-testing elements. It also includes a downloadable 90 question practice test and answer key. There are 79 instructional modules in the online exam preparation guide, and each module is between two and five minutes in length. View a sample module using the following link:

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  • Groups related training standards under substantive topic headings.
  • Provides brief, contextual narratives for each learning outcome.
  • Contains sample multiple-choice questions that reflect the types of questions that students will encounter on provincial examinations.
  • Includes suggested techniques and tips for preparing for and writing multiple-choice tests.

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Introduction: Standardized Security Guard Training and Testing in Canada

Chapter 1: Introduction to the Security Industry
Chapter 2: Private Security Legislation, Regulations, and Codes of Conduct
Chapter 3: Basic Security Procedures
Chapter 4: Report Writing
Chapter 5: Health and Safety
Chapter 6: Emergency Preparedness and Response
Chapter 7: Canadian Legal System
Chapter 8: Legal Authorities
Chapter 9: Effective Communication
Chapter 10:Sensitivity Training
Chapter 11: Use-of-Force Theory
Chapter 12: Emergency Level First Aid

Conclusion: How to Prepare for, Write, and Pass a Multiple-Choice Question Test

Appendix A: The Five Training Standards Referenced in This Book
Appendix B: Relevant Legislation
Appendix C: Practice Test

Sample Questions Answer Key
Practice Test Answer Key

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Security Guard Exam Preparation Guide (FINAL SALE)

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: One Colour
Status: Available

This is for a new book being sold on a Final Sale basis. No returns will be accepted.

Price: $95.00

Security Guard Exam Preparation Guide

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: One Colour
Status: Available

Price: $105.00

Online Security Guard Exam Preparation Guide Online learning modules

Format: Digital
Cover: Online
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Price: $49.00

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