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Training and Testing

 

 Here you will find information about the locations you can receive your initial training, continuing education, and directions to, and dates of, testing.

 

Type of License Training Required State Exam Required Continuing Education Requirement
Unarmed Security Guard Phase I (20 hours)
Phase II (20 hours)
Phase I/II (Unarmed Security Guard Exam) 8 hours
Unarmed Private Investigator Phase I (20 hours)
Phase III (35 hours)
Phase III (Unarmed Private Investigator)
Note: Phase III exam includes Phase I
16 hours
Armed Security Guard Phase I (20 hours)
Phase II (20 hours)
Phase IV (32 hours)
Phase I/II (Unarmed Security Guard Exam)
Phase IV (Firearms Exam)
8 hours
Armed Private Investigator Phase I (20 hours)
Phase II (20 hours)
Phase IV (32 hours) 
Phase III (Unarmed Private Investigator)
Note: Phase III exam includes Phase I
Phase IV (Firearms Exam)
16 hours
Combination License - Armed Security Guard and Armed Private Investigator Phase I (20 hours)
Phase II (20 hours)
Phase III (35 hours)
Phase IV (32 hours) 
Phase I/II (Unarmed Security Guard Exam)
Phase III (Unarmed Private Investigator)
Phase IV (Firearms Exam)
16 hours

 

 

* Section 390:35-5-2(e):  Continuing education training is required for renewal of an individual license. (1) Private Investigators must complete a minimum of sixteen (16) hours of continuing education training from an approved source, during the licensing period to maintain their license.  (2) Security Guards must complete a minimum of eight (8) hours of continuing education training from an approved source, during the licensing period to maintain their license.

NOTE:  Applicants with comparable training or experience must include proof of training or experience with their application.  Comparable training may be granted for certified Oklahoma Peace Officers, Reserve Officers, out of state full-time Police Officers, Military Police and Oklahoma Correctional Officer training.  The experience provision may waive all or part of the mandated training (except for firearms training) upon proof that the applicant was employed as a security guard or private investigator on a full-time basis for one (1) year in the last three (3) years immediately preceding the date of application.

 

Approved Guard and Investigator Training Programs - By City - July 28, 2007


Pontotoc Technology Center
601 West 33rd Street
Ada, Oklahoma 74820
(580)310-2200
Phases I through IV

Northeast Technology Center
P.O. Box 219
Afton, Oklahoma 74331
(918)257-8324
Phases I, II, & III

Western Oklahoma State College
2801 N. Main
Altus, Oklahoma 73521
(580)477-7850
Phases I through IV

Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Rt. 1, Box 14M
Ardmore, Oklahoma 73401
(580)223-2070
Phases I through IV

Tri-County Technology Center
6101 Nowata Road
Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74006
(918)333-2422
Phases I through IV

Tulsa Technology Center
4600 South Olive
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma 74011-1706
(918)828-3000
Phases I, II, & III

Canadian Valley Technology Center
1401 Michigan Ave. (Chickasha)
Chickasha, Oklahoma 73018
(405)224-7220
Phases I through IV

Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center
4601 N. Choctaw Rd.
Choctaw, Oklahoma 73020
(405)390-9591
Phases I through IV

Central Technology Center
3 CT Circle
Drumright, Oklahoma 74030
(918)352-2551
Phases I through IV

Red River Technology Center
3300 West Bois D’arc
Duncan, Oklahoma 73534
(580)255-2903
Phases I & II

Canadian Valley Technology Center
6505 E. Hwy 66
El Reno, Oklahoma 73036-9117
(405)262-2629
Phases I through IV

Autry Technology Center
1201 W. Willow
Enid, Oklahoma 73703-2598
Phases I through IV

Caddo-Kiowa Technology Center
P.O. Box 190
Ft. Cobb, Oklahoma 73038
(405)643-5511
Phases I through IV

Kiamichi Tech. Center
Route 3 Box 177
Idabel, OK 74745
(580) 286-7555
Phases I, II, and III

Ausley’s Security Academy
121 'B' Ave.
Lawton, Oklahoma 73501
(580)248-0828
Phases I, II, & IV

Comanche Nation College
1608 S.W. 9th Street
Lawton, OK 73501
(580)591-0203
Phases I through IV

Great Plains Technology Center
4500 W. Lee Blvd.
Lawton, Oklahoma 73505
(580)355-6371
Phases I through IV

Kiamichi Technology Center
301 Kiamichi Drive
McAlester, Oklahoma 74501
(918)426-0940
Phases I through IV

 

Security Officer Requalification
2334 N. Moore Ave., Bldg “B”
Moore, Oklahoma 73160
(405)793-0869
Phases I through IV

Indian Capitol Technology Center
2403 N. 41st E. (Muskogee)
Muskogee, Oklahoma 74403
(918)687-6383
Phases I through IV

Moore-Norman Vo-Tech
4701 12th Ave. NW
Norman, Oklahoma 73069
(405)364-5763
Phases I through IV

American Academy of Private Investigation & Security
5350 S. Western, Suite 500
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190
405-636-4222
Phases I through IV

Francis Tuttle
12777 N. Rockwell
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73142
(405)717-7799
Phases I through IV

Metro-Tech
1900 Springlake Dr.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111-5217
(405)424-8324
Phases I through IV

Green Country Technology Center
P.O. Box 1217
Okmulgee, Oklahoma 74447-1217
(918)758-0840 Phases I through IV ext 224

Pioneer Technology Center
2101 North Ash
Ponca City, Oklahoma 74601
(580)762-8336
Phases I through IV

Kiamichi Area Vo-Tech
P.O. Box 825 (Poteau)
Poteau, Oklahoma 74953
(918)647-4525
Phases I, II, & III

Northeast Area Vo-Tech
P.O. Box 825
Pryor, Oklahoma 74362
(918)825-5555
Phases I through IV

Indian Capitol Vo-Tech
HC 61, Box 12 (Sallisaw)
Sallisaw, Oklahoma 74955
(918)775-9119
Phases I, II, & IV

Central Technology Center
1720 S. Main St. (Sapulpa)
Sapulpa, Oklahoma 74066
(918)224-9300
Phases I, II, & III

Gordon Cooper Technology Center
1 John C. Bruton Blvd.
Shawnee, Oklahoma 74801
(405)273-7493
Phases I through IV

Meridian Technology Center
1312 South Sangre Road
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74074
(405)377-3333
Phases I, II, & III

Center of Professional Studies
14002 E. 21st St., Suite 143
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74134
(918)438-2677
Phases I through IV

Mid-America Technology Center
P.O. Box H
Wayne, Oklahoma 73095
(405)449-3391
Phases I, II, & III

Wes Watkins Technology Center
7892 Hwy. 9
Wetumka, Oklahoma 74883
(405)452-5500
Phases I & II

High Plains Technology Center
3921 34th Street
Woodward, Oklahoma 73801
(580)571-6103
Phases I through IV

 

 

PRIVATE SECURITY PHASE I, II, III, and IV STATE EXAM TESTING DATES


Metro Tech Springlake Campus
Economic Development Center (EDC)
Building # 2 on map
1700 Springlake Drive, OKC

ARRIVE AT 9:30, SIGN IN, TESTING BEGINS AT 10:00

2008

October 14, 28
November 11, 25
December 9

Image of map to EDC

The Springlake Campus is between NE 36th and NE 50th on ML King Blvd.  Enter the campus on Park View Drive. 
The EDC building has a green awning covering the front entrance.

No fee required for testing. A photo I.D. and proof of training completion is MANDATORY to take the state test.
Results of the test will be mailed to the address you sign in on the test roster.
Additional information may be obtained by calling (405) 239-5112.

 

TULSA TECHNOLOGY CENTER (SOUTHEAST CAMPUS)
4600 S. Olive Telephone (918)828-3000
Broken Arrow, OK 74011-1706

ARRIVE AT 9:30, SIGN IN, TESTING BEGINS AT 10:00

2008

October 21
November 4, 18
December 2

Map to Votech

No fee required for testing. A photo I.D. and proof of training completion is MANDATORY to take the state test.
Results of the test will be mailed to the address you sign in on the test roster.
Additional information may be obtained by calling (405) 239-5112.

Last updated/reviewed October 12, 2008

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