On-site Training

Industrial & Commercial Security - Quebec

Industrial & Commercial Security - Quebec

Staying current in an ever evolving industry

The security industry is becoming more professional. Institutions such as hospitals, banks, universities and others increasingly require highly skilled or experienced security professionals.

Become a recognized professional in this hot job market by obtaining a certificate in industrial and commercial security. This training program is the one of the most recognized in the industry and demand is growing for qualified individuals.

Our Industrial & Commercial Security training offered exclusively in French combines more than 15 specialized modules that incorporate both theory and practice, so students can better grasp the concepts being taught and how they apply in the real-world. That is why this intensive training is the equivalent of one year of field experience.

Industrial and Commercial Security

Course Content and Duration

This 6-week advanced level training takes you far beyond basics and the job placement rates for graduates from this program are excellent. In addition to 40 hours of on the job training you'll learn:

  • Role and tasks of a security guard
  • Report writing and note-taking
  • Radio communication
  • Search techniques
  • Loss prevention
  • Crowd management and event security
  • Legal aspects of a security guard’s responsibilities
  • Crisis management
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Use of force
  • Introduction to working in security
  • Emergency procedures and fire prevention
  • Customer service
  • Patrolling
  • Standard first aid: CPR and AED
  • Alarm systems
  • Traffic management
  • Labour conflicts
  • Access control
  • Non-violent crisis intervention

This training is only offered during the day from Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 4 PM and lasts 6 weeks.


  • Have successfully completed the security guard training (70 hours) or have a valid security guard permit issued by the Bureau de la Sécurité privée (BSP)
  • Understand, read and write French


It's simple! All you need to do is consult our course calendar.

Contact us with your questions.


Once the training is completed, several certificates of competency will be given to the participant. Depending on the requirements of your future employer, some of the training you take will entitle you to salary bonuses established under the decree of security guards.

View the Decree Respecting Security Guards 


Consult our course calendar and register online or, register in person at one of our service points listed below with an official photo identification and full payment.

Please contact us with your questions!

GardaWorld Campus - MONTREAL

1350, rue Barré
Montreal, QC, H3C 1N4

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Business hours:
Monday to Friday between 8 AM and 5 PM

Payment options:
Cash, debit and credit cards (Visa & Mastercard)

Check out the course calendar for our next training sessions in Montreal.