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Crowd Control Training Course for Security Guards (4-6 Hours)

Course Description

Security professionals are required to work in a variety of situations. One common job for security professionals is providing safety at events with large crowds. Working in crowds is dangerous and can be threatening to a security professional’s physical safety if they’re not appropriately trained. All security professionals who intend to work in public settings should advance their knowledge with a crowd control training course.

Crowd Control Training is a licensed professional development training course that articulates the importance of crowd management techniques and the varying elements associated with them. Designed by real law enforcement, this training discusses the steps needed to properly plan and execute crowd mitigation techniques.

Course Outline

In the online crowd control training course, security professionals will learn the details of how to manage security in large group settings. The material for the course covers appropriate actions to take in a crowd, how to protect others, and how security professionals can protect themselves. Below is the basic outline of the Crowd Control Training course material:
* Crowd Control Definitions
* Causes of a Crowd
* Attractions of a Crowd
* Types of Crowds
* Crowd Management
* Using Force
* Planning for Crowds
* Crowd Assessment
* Security Behavior
* Crowd Formation

Students who enroll in this beneficial online training course are able to work through the material at their own pace. The course is ideal for security professionals who are already working and want to improve their skills to advance their careers.

Course Outcome

Upon completion of the Crowd Control Training course, students will come away feeling more confident in their abilities to manage a large crowd. The course opens up opportunities for security professionals to obtain jobs at large concert venues, tourist destinations, and popular public figures.

Course Completion

All courses include an end of course examination. Students must pass the exam to receive credit for the training Once a student has passed the course, they will receive continuing education hours approved by the state. Certificates will be available online immediately for all students.

Education Assistance

The National Investigative Training Academy offers reputable online courses for security guards who want to improve their skills and advance their careers. Unlike other companies that offer basic courses, all of NITA’s courses are uniquely designed to be engaging and exciting for all students. In addition, all of NITA’s courses are authored by former Tier 1, SOCOM, Ranger, Army Sniper, SWAT, and LEO personnel.

If you’re ready to advance your career as a security professional, there’s no better time than now to get started. Register for your online training course with NITA at any time of day or night. If you need assistance registering or have questions you need to get answered, school administrators at NITA are available to assist all students during normal business hours: Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST. Students may call 800-730-6482, contact NITA online, or email at

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