In addition to the requirements for getting a security guard license in Louisiana. Getting a license to work as an armed security guard includes the following requirements.
- Be at least 21 years of age
- Complete initial firearms training with the weapon to be carried
An annual refresher course is required to maintain the firearms license.
If the weapons to be carried changes. Initial training must be completed again for the new weapon.
The application process is the same as when you apply for an Louisiana security guard license, except you will also need;
Proof of completed firearms training
There is a $40 application fee, a $36 fingerprint fee and a $19.25 FBI fee.