Chief Protective Services, Inc. will assist individuals in the acquisition or process of receiving a guard card through the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) offers the Guard Card Process and can assist individuals in acquiring a Guard Card License.

This includes the following:

  • Powers to Arrest Test
  • Bureau of Security and Investigative Services On-line Application
  • Fingerprinting and Background Check (Provided by the Department of Justice)
  • Once the guard card process is completed it averages between 7 to 10 days for the State of California to issue a guard card license in the mail. Once your guard card is received you may then work as a Security Officer in the State of California.

    If you are interested in the process please feel free to contact to contact our office or  walk-ins are welcome (No Appointment Necessary) Monday through Thursday between 9 am and 1 pm. We accept Cash, Visa or Mastercard.