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Alliance Training and Testing provides an intense 16-hour armed security officer training curriculum that ensures our students start their career in TN with the confidence necessary to succeed; because excellent training instills confidence. Classroom instruction focuses on gun laws in Tennessee, legal responsibilities, and selection of weapons and gear. Range training includes hands-on time with weapons to improve weapon manipulation skills. Our premium instruction prepares students for real-life application & tactical situations, and our experienced instructors speak from a position of authority and expertise.
Alliance Training and Testing instruction programs satisfy all requirements to become licensed in Tennessee as an armed or unarmed security officer. Our objective is to professionally train individuals to become licensed armed and unarmed security officers in the State of Tennessee. Alliance Training and Testing Tennessee programs include; unarmed and armed officer license classes, online on-demand unarmed guard license certification, armed upgrade license classes, and armed renewal license classes. We offer unarmed group discount pricing at varying levels for individuals and companies.
Our strategic partnership allows companies to post free job advertisements to fill vacancies with high-quality candidates. The job board , free job tools And free step by step licensing guide , supports students to complete Tennessee licensing process and provide job placement assistance.
Successful completion of this premier and the most sought-after 16-hour course includes four hours of unarmed guard license training provided by Alliance Training & Testing LLC at our training center in Nashville, TN. Warren Smith provides eight additional hours of classroom instruction and four hours of range training at Royal Range.
Classroom instruction focuses on gun laws in Tennessee, legal responsibilities, and selection of weapons and gear. Range training includes hands-on time with weapons to improve weapon manipulation skills.
Students must score 70 or above on both the written and shooting exams.
Cost: $ 160.00
Unarmed Security Officer License Training $ 50.00
Armed Security Officer License Training $ 110.00
$ 110.00 is due on the first day of the class date scheduled .
Acceptable forms of payment is Cash Only.
This is a Non Refundable Reservation Fee
All sales of products and services are final. If you do not attend the class on the training date selected, your exclusive and sole remedy is to re-schedule for an alternate training date within 60 days of the original training date chosen.
Please register at least 24 hours in advance by using the "Buy Now" link on this page.
It is the responsibility of the "Trainee" to submit the application to the State of Tennessee along with the applicable fee.
A security guard/officer is an individual employed by a contract security company or a proprietary security organization to protect persons and property from criminal activities. A security guard who holds armed guard registration may work an armed or unarmed post and is not required to have an additional "unarmed" guard registration.
All armed security guards must meet the armed guard license registration requirements to be authorized to carry a firearm.
Training includes an examination covering subjects in which the individual must have the training to be licensed. All candidates must complete a four-hour basic course including one (1) hour each of:
Legal powers and limitations of a security guard/officer.
Any additional training for weapons or other devices that are less than lethal they will use.
An armed guard must complete eight additional hours in the classroom training covering:
- Legal limitations on the use of a firearm
- Handling of a firearm
- Safety and maintenance of firearms
In addition, an armed guard applicant must complete an additional four hours of marksmanship training and achieve a minimum of 70% on any silhouette target course approved by the commissioner.
Armed Guards/Officers must renew their license registration every two (2) years.
Every two (2) years, armed security guards must complete four hours of refresher training and requalify the use of a firearm by achieving a minimum of 70% on any silhouette target course approved by the commissioner before the renewal of their guard registration.
Class Duration: 16 Hours
(4) Hours Unarmed Classroom
(4) Hours Armed Classroom
(4) Hours Armed Classroom
(4) Hours Firearms Training
315 Deaderick St #125 Nashville, TN 37238
7741 US 70 S, Nashville, TN 37221
No Weapons Required
Weapon | Magazine | 50 Rounds Ammo
Contact Instructor Warren Smith (615) 202-8029
By making this purchase, you affirm that you:
1 - Can read, write and comprehend Standard English text.
2 - Can speak and comprehend the English Language.
3 - Are eligible for Unarmed & Armed Security Officer/Guard training in accordance with the State of Tennessee Private Protective Services requirements.
4 - Are eligible to work in the State of Tennessee and meet all Citizenship Eligibility Requirements in accordance with the State of Tennessee Private Protective Services requirements.
5 - Armed students are required to pass a multiple-choice test scoring<70%, on the Unarmed Portion, <70% on the Armed Written Exam (4) hours of marksmanship training, and achieve a minimum of 70% on any silhouette target course approved by the commissioner
6 - We make no guarantees of successful completion or licensure.
7 - Alliance Training and Testing LLC reserves the right to refuse to train or certify any student for any reason whatsoever.
Be at least 21 years of age for registration as an armed security guard.
Be a citizen of the United States or a resident alien.
Not have been declared by any court of competent jurisdiction incompetent by reason of mental defect or disease unless a court of competent jurisdiction has since declared the applicant competent;
If convicted in any jurisdiction of any of the crimes listed in this subdivision (4), have completed serving sentence or court-ordered probation at least five (5) years prior to application. Conviction of the following crimes shall disqualify an applicant, subject to the conditions stated in this section:
(A) Any felony; or
(B) Any misdemeanor involving:
(i) Shooting a firearm or other weapon;
(iii) Assault and battery or other act of violence against persons or property;
(iv) Crimes involving the sale, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances, controlled substance analogues, drugs or narcotics;
(v) Theft of property; or
(vi) Theft of services;
Not be suffering from habitual drunkenness or narcotics addiction or dependence;
Not have any disability that, in the opinion of the commissioner, prevents the applicant from performing the duties of a security guard/officer; and
Be of good moral character.
Must meet the training requirements.
Submit electronic fingerprints for processing TBI and or FBI criminal history checks.
LexisNexis® publishes Tennessee Code Annotated. To locate the section about Private Protective Services, enter the LexisNexis® Web site and scroll to Title 62. The section in Chapter 35. Go to the Tennessee State Legislature Web site to see Senate and House bills passed that amend Tennessee Code Annotated. Rules of Department of Commerce and Insurance Division of Regulatory Boards.