Class D Certification

"D" Unarmed Security

When you choose to receive your “D” unarmed security license from Fortitude Security, you’re choosing to work with the best. Our instructors have decades of experience in security, law enforcement, military service, and private investigations. We ensure you know everything you need to in order to protect your clients with confidence and unwavering focus.

Our security officer training courses adhere to all of Florida’s requirements, along with offering additional training to help you feel prepared in all scenarios. Plus, our class sizes are kept small (between three-to-ten students) to give you the one-on-one attention and feedback you need to succeed. Each of our security officers is properly prepared for their fast-growing and rewarding careers.

State license fees are not included.

Security Officer (Unarmed) - Class “D”: Any individual who performs security services must have a Class “D” Security Officer License and must be employed by a licensed Class “B”, “BB” or “AB” Security Agencies or branch offices.

Class “D” licensee may not enter into subcontractor agreements with any licensed agency or other business entity.

A Class “D” license is a pre-requisite for a Class “G” license. See Class “G” License Requirements.

Course Description: An applicant for a Class “D” license must submit proof of successful completion of a minimum of 42 hours of professional training at a school or training facility licensed by the department.

License Requirements:

(1) Each individual licensed by the department must:

(a) Be at least 18 years of age.

(b) Be of good moral character.

(c) Not have been adjudicated incapacitated or not have been involuntarily placed in a treatment facility for the mentally ill and not have been diagnosed as having an incapacitating mental illness, unless a psychologist or psychiatrist licensed in this state certifies that she or he does not currently suffer from the mental illness.

(d) Not be a chronic and habitual user of alcoholic beverages to the extent that her or his normal faculties are impaired.

(e) Not have been committed for controlled substance abuse or have been found guilty of a crime under chapter 893 or a similar law relating to controlled substances in any other state within a 3-year period.

(f) Be a citizen or permanent legal resident alien of the United States or have appropriate authorization issued by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services of the United States Department of Homeland Security.