Guard Card

July 28, 2017
Guard Card

How to get a BSIS Guard Card in California

In California, you must have a “Guard Card” from the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) before you start working as a security guard. If you are interested in security guard employment in CA, follow these steps in order to be issued your guard card. Guard Card Application Requirements To become eligible for a security guard card, you must be at least 18 years of age and be able to pass criminal background checks performed by the California Department of Justice as well as the FBI (see the BSIS Security Guard fact sheet here). An eight-hour training course titled […]