A license is not required to become a security guard in Missouri. The county, city and hiring company may however have some basic requirements that must be met.
- Be at least 18 years of age.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- No felony or criminal convictions.
Once hired as a security guard the hiring company will make sure you get proper licenses and training to perform the job. For exact information on what is needed where you live contact the City Clerk’s office and the company where you would like to gain employment.