On-site Training

Use of Force - Quebec

Use of Force - Quebec

A security guard's very last resort

Regardless of the reason, the use of force can lead to undesirable consequences for a private security agent, his or her employer and the client.

Our Use of Force training program provides you with occupational and behavioural skills necessary to govern any use of force necessary as a private security guard. Our instructors are experts with decades of field experience which they share with students to help them grasp key knowledge. Improve your skills and develop your career with Use of Force training.

Security Instructor in a class with student

Course Content and Duration

This 16-hour course is designed for private security guards. Upon completion of this training, the student will understand:

  • Principles of physical control based on national use of force model
  • Use of force reports
  • Pressure points and motor points control tactics
  • Criminal code sections and legislation
  • Control techniques – escort position, transport front wrist lock, straight armbar take-down, rear wrist lock, and the inside tactical take-down
  • Self-defence against common strikes
  • Excited delirium and positional asphyxia

Please note that this course is only offered in French.


  • Be 18 years or older at the time of registration
  • Ability to read, write and speak French


It's simple! All you need to do is visit our course calendar and choose your preferred schedule.

Contact us with your questions.


Once the training is completed, you will receive a certificate of success attesting to your competence in the use of force. The certification is valid for a period of 2 years.


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.