In Michigan, the unarmed security guard does not need to be licensed. The company that hires you needs to hold the license and can hire unarmed security guards that are not licensed. However, there are basic criteria that the state requires.
Basic requirements for unarmed security guard in Michigan:
Other Requirements that May Be Helpful:
If training from the company is provided or required, a basic training conducted may include but is not limited to the following:
For a list of frequently asked questions about security guard requirements in Michigan, please click here.
For your application, including information about fingerprint scans, which are required for your background check, please visit the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.