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Information current as of Sep. 16, 2014.
Security Officer License

Boards and Commissions, Private Security Examiners, Louisiana Board of

The Louisiana Board of Private Security Examiners licenses Security Officers (aka Security Guards).

Security Officers generally provide the following: Guard, patrol, or monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules. To obtain a license in this field one must have 16 hours of classroom and initial firearms instruction, and take a refresher course that is required annually.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age to be licensed and must be at least 21 years of age to be licensed to be armed.

For additional information regarding licensing or training opportunities please visit the board website or contact the board directly using the information provided below.

Contact Information
Wayne Rogillio, Executive Secretary
( 225 ) 272 - 2310
Board of Private Security Examiners
Physical Address
15703 Old Hammond Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Mailing Address
15703 Old Hammond Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Primary Phone Number: ( 225 ) 272 - 2310
Fax Number: ( 225 ) 272 - 5816
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed