To work for a private security company in the State of Texas you must be licensed through the Department of Public Safety as a Level 2 Non-Commissioned Security Officer.
To obtain a license, you must complete the Level 2 Training Course from an approved licensing manager, and be able to pass a background check. When you come to take the course you will need to bring:
- A state issued ID
- Your social security card
- Two passport sized photos
For additional information about licensing please refer to the link below.
If you have completed the level 2 training and want to check on the status of your application with the Texas Department of Public Safety please refer to the link below.