FAQ
Do I have to sign up for an account?
Yes. You must create an account and pay a fee to complete this course.
Is there a fee to create an account?
Yes. We charge $62.00 total for the course. You will make payment through a secure server prior to beginning the course. We do not offer refunds.
How do I create an account?
Click on the Get Started button on the homepage or the link at the top of the page.
What do I do when I complete this course?
Upon completion of this course, you will receive an email stating you have completed the online portion. Within a few days, you will receive your original Certificate of Completion via email. Once received, you must contact DPS through TOPS and complete the required application.
How do I apply for a Texas License to Carry Permit?
Applicants for an original (first-time) Private Security Officer should submit an online application through TOPS. copy this URL into your browser. https://tops.portal.texas.gov/psp-self-service/login/auth
What type of training is required to obtain my License to Carry Permit?
Level II Certification requires a minimum of 6 hours classroom and passing the written exam with a minimum score of 75%.
What if I do not receive my certificate?
If you do not receive your certificate in a timely manner, check you SPAM and JUNK mail first. If for some reason it is not there, or it was deleted my accident, call us and we will re-sent it to you.
Can I review before I take the final exam?
Yes. Once you have registered and completed the payment process, simply click the "ACCOUNT" button at the top of the site page to review any chapter you have completed. ONCE YOU BEGIN THE EXAM YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO GO BACK AND REVIEW THE MATERIAL.
Can I start and take a break from the course and come back later to complete it?
Yes. You may log in and out as you wish.

Important Information

Securityguardlicenseonline.com site is not a government agency nor are we affiliated with any government agency or entity. Securityguardlicenseonline.com is a training resource for consumers who want to educate themselves as a professional security guard and achieve their  PRIVATE SECURITY GUARD LICENSE. We are not affiliated or associated in any way with the State of Texas nor do we guarantee or infer in any way that you will qualify for a Private Security Guard License. The certification you receive from Securityguardlicenseonline.com is not a license or permit to carry a handgun or act as a Peace Officer. To secure this license, it is your sole responsibility to apply to the State of Texas and submit any and all paperwork required along with any fees. It is your responsibility to research and understand your local laws as it relates to Private Security Guard License. Securityguardlicenseonline.com is an aprroved Online Provider for the TEXAS PRIVATE SECURITY GUARD LICENSE with the State of Texas through the Texas Department of Public Safety RSD. Texas License F03016601