40 Hour Armed Security Training – $500 (includes the 20 HR Course)

Offered Monday-Wednesday plus Saturday & Sunday (Must be available all 4.5 days)

  • Class materials and instruction
  • Fingerprints
  • PERC Card Application Fee and submittal
  • Photo for Application


This course meets the requirements of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as outlined in the Detective Act. This course, plus a Permanent Employee Registration Card (PERC), is needed for a person employed by a private security or private detective agency. Armed Security Officers in the State of Illinois are required to have 20 hours of Basic Security training plus 20 hours of Basic Firearms training following the guidelines established by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. This is an approved course, and is a requirement for an officer to carry a firearm, within the performance of their duties, for their State licensed employer. (225 ILCS 447)

All credit cards accepted as well as Money Orders/Certified Check made payable to Lincoln Security Services, LLC. NO CASH accepted. There is a 5 student minimum for each class. If we do not have 5 students, we will offer alternative dates. Please come prepared with a pen, and lunch. We are located across the street from McDonalds and Dunkin Donuts.

Class Schedule:

Saturday: 8:30AM to 6:30PM

Sunday: 8:30AM to 6:30PM

To get scheduled please call: (773)796-7900 x107

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