What are the requirements for becoming an armored car security guard in Virginia?

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If you’re trying for an armored car security guard position in a state like Virginia, you need to have valid Firearms Endorsement from the State, be a US citizen or legal alien resident and be at least 18 years of age.

You also need to possess a valid driver’s license, and should’ve undergone at least 28-31 hours of armored car personnel training, with certificates for 03E, 07E and 08E wherever applicable.

You need to submit the certificates and your fingerprints for getting your background verified, and to obtain the required Private Security Registration with the department.

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