New 2017 Fingerprint and Retention Fee Law F.S. 493 January 1, 2017, the Law will require F.S. 493 renewal licensees to re-submit their fingerprints and pay the processing and retention fees to be enrolled in the federal and statewide fingerprint retention programs if they have not already done so during initial licensure. F.S. 493 Licensees […]
Missing & Exploited Children Security Training “What Security Professionals Need to Know” Invictus has recently teamed up with the Palm Beach Police Chiefs Association and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children through the Public-Private Partnership Workgroup. Invictus is now providing the Missing & Exploited Children Security Training “What Security Professionals Need to Know” […]
The Division will no longer accept the HR 218 to Renew Class G License The Division of Licensing is no longer accepting the Law Enforcement HR 218 training and qualification in lieu of the 4 hours of annual firearms training that every Class G License must complete in order to maintain their Statewide Firearms license.
The need for higher quality security training to prepare today’s private security officer With the rise in crime and the serious onset of domestic terrorism that has threatened many nations including the United States, public and personal protection is essential in order to maintain safety in the country. The amount of police officers is small compared […]
How You Can Start a Successful Security Career You can find many job opportunities by joining the private security industry and starting your security career. Not only as it gotten easy to find a position, but advancing quickly to higher levels of promotion is almost guaranteed because the need for security staff grows daily. Security companies want […]
The Florida Division of Licensing Considers Consolidating the Security License and Other Licenses Into One Identification
The Florida Division of Licensing Considers Consolidating the Security License and Other Licenses Into One Identification The Division considers consolidating the security license and other licenses into one identification. During the last Private Investigation, Recovery, and Security Advisory Council (PIRSAC) meeting in December, the Council requested to the State of Florida Division of Licensing to consider consolidating […]
Florida Armed Security Officer Shoots Warning Shot Armed Security Officer Shoots Warning Shots at Palm Beach Mall in Florida. Florida security officers are prohibited from firing a Warning Shot for any reason; including an attempt to stop a person suspected in the commission of a crime. The Florida Rule which prohibits such an act is found in 5N-1 (2) […]
Armed Security Training-Low Light Shooting Armed Security Training-Low Light Shooting. While an individual may be a very proficient marksman in the daylight hours, when there is little to no light present many things change. The FBI’s Uniform Crime Report shows that the worst time for officers to encounter violence is between 8pm and 2am. This […]
Armed Security Training-Revolvers Armed Security Training-Revolvers. This section covers the physical aspects of the Revolver along with the care and proper handling for the Statewide Firearm Class G License. This section need be taught only if the security officer will carry a Revolver in the performance of his or her duties.
Armed Security Training-Semi Automatic Pistols SEMI-AUTOMATIC PISTOLS Armed Security Training-Semi Automatic Pistols. This section covers the physical aspects of the semi-automatic pistol along with the care and proper handling for the Statewide Firearm Class G License.
Florida Concealed Weapons License to Open Carry The Florida House Criminal Justice Subcommittee voted 8-4 to support the measure (HB 163) for the 2016 legislative session to allow Florida Concealed Weapons License to allow Open Carry . HB 163: Weapons and Firearms (Concealed Weapons License) “Weapons and Firearms; Provides for construction of statutes that implicate right to […]
STATEWIDE FIREARMS CLASS G LICENSE CARD CHANGES Important change to Statewide Firearms Class G License Cards. In an attempt to avoid confusion about the required date of submission for the annual 4 hour Class “G” recertification requirements during the two-year license period, the Division of Licensing has removed the “issue date” from the face of its […]