Course curriculum

  • 2

    Lesson 1: Civil Codes Pertaining to Arrests as a Private Person

    • Introduction

    • Arrest, Search & Seizure

    • Color of Law

    • Crimes & Public Offenses

    • Use of Force

    • Arrest Defined

    • Quiz 1: Test Your Knowledge

  • 3

    Lesson 2: Arrests and Searches

    • Introduction

    • Formalities in making an Arrest

    • US Constitution & Amendments Impacting Guard Responsibilities

    • Case Study: Kyllo v. U.S.

    • Trespassers and Agent of Property Owners

    • Quiz 2: Test Your Knowledge

  • 4

    Lesson 3: Loss Prevention

    • Introduction

    • Loss Prevention

    • Elements of a Lawful Arrest

    • Detention and Apprehension

    • False Arrest

    • Intentional Torts

    • Quiz 3: Test Your Knowledge

  • 5

    Lesson 4: The Shopkeeper's Privilege

    • Introduction

    • Security Officer Authority Searching for weapons or Personal belongings

    • The Shopkeeper's Privilege

    • Case Study

    • Quiz 4: Test Your Knowledge

  • 6

    Lesson 5: Evidence

    • Introduction

    • Statements by the Suspect/Defendant

    • Observations By The Security Guard

    • Chain of Evidence

    • Statements of Others

    • Quiz 5: Test Your Knowledge

  • 7

    Lesson 6: Final Exam

    • Passing Standards

    • Final Exam

    • End of Course Survey