START YOUR CAREER AS A SECURITY PROFESSIONAL
The first step is taking Basic Security Training (BST), offered by experts in security training who care about your success. Commissionaires BC is proud to deliver its BST course through our training provider Lexxon Training, experts in security and safety training. Lexxon provides all essential training to Commissionaires BC security professionals.
WHY TAKE BASIC SECURITY TRAINING (BST) WITH US
BST at Lexxon is a practical, week-long security training course, following the official curriculum. Lexxon is approved to offer this course by the Justice Institute of BC and offers useful, real-world skills to security professionals.
The rigorous standards that Lexxon trains to go beyond the prescribed course requirements. Our trainers are seasoned security professionals and will offer you practical, real-life insights that will help you succeed in your new profession.
Our trainers are invested in your success in the security guard training course. They carefully monitor the progress of each participant and provide personal support to ensure everyone passes the test at the end of the week.
After completing this security guard training class, you will hit the ground running—armed with the security guard training and know-how to manage real-life security scenarios.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
The Basic Security Training (BST) course teaches students the roles and responsibilities of a security worker. Participants will learn the basic elements of private security, the rights and responsibilities of a security professional, reporting requirements as well as personal safety techniques. The two hour mandatory exam at the end of the course is made up of 100 multiple choice, true / false questions. Lexxon provides a free, half-day review the morning of the exam for participants who wish to attend.
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE
The BST course, through Lexxon Training is the right choice for you if you are 19 years or older and:
- you want to work as a security guard, body guard or in-house security person
- your job function demands security awareness or the protection of people or property
- you wish to improve your knowledge and skills in security
OTHER SECURITY AND SAFETY COURSES
Lexxon Training offers a suite of security and safety-related training courses, including:
Well presented. Orderly. I have recommended this course to others.”
The topics came across very well linked. Very professionally done.”
The examples used throughout the course made the material relatable and understandable.”
This course helped me understand the security profession and was portrayed in a very positive light.”
I would recommend this course to anyone interested in BST.”
I would highly recommend this program and instructor to anyone interested in pursuing security or any law enforcing career.”
The instructor stimulated my interest in the course. He was direct, positive, knowledgeable and fun. The best teacher / instructor I ever had.”
Alec G G Thomson
Being taught by instructors that are so experienced and overly qualified, such as my experience with Commissionaires BC, made this course very enjoyable.”
Excellent course. Extensively covered all the information. One of the best instructors I’ve had.”
Dave’s experience in the security field contributed to the course and made him a very credible source.”
Really like that it wasn’t a read from the book course but had life stories and experiences to bring us to reality.”
Dave gave great examples from his experience on relevant topics. Always gave the class something to keep in mind to keep us safe in our duties as security professionals.”
I have never had a better instructor. He always explained everything so everybody could understand.”
Anyone looking for BST would do well to seek it here.”
I have had numerous courses in my careers and many instructors. None was better. Very satisfied.”
It’s nice to have a teacher who has had experience in the field and is animated. The use of class involvement was a true bonus.”
The instructor was patient and willing to take the time and effort to make sure everyone in the class understands.”
Thank you for being so thorough and learned regarding the material.”