Armed Security Guard Training in Kansas

July 24, 2012

The requirements for becoming an armed security guard are governed by the city. Therefore requirements may vary from one city to another. The following lists basic statewide requirements. Additional requirements may apply depending on the city where you apply.


In addition to the requirements for getting a security guard license in Kansas. Getting a license to work as an armed security guard includes the following requirements.

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Do not suffer from physical infirmity preventing safe handling of a weapon,
  • Mentally and emotionally stable
  • Additional background check
  • Weapons permit

Application process

The application process is the same as when you apply for an Kansas security guard license, except you will also need;

  • Weapons permit
  • Proof of certified firearms training course

For exact requirements it is recommended that you contact your local city hall.


Unarmed Security Guard Training in Kansas
Kansas State Attorney General
Kansas statues 75-7c

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