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Security Consultants and Guards
Security guards must be high school graduates. In addition, they
should expect to receive several weeks of specialized training in
security procedures and technology. Security consultants must have
a college degree. Recommended high school classes include physicial
education, mathematics, government, psychology, and computer
science. You should also take English
courses to develop your reading and writing skills. You should be
able to read manuals, memos, textbooks, and other instructional
materials and write reports with correct spelling, grammar, and
punctuation. You should also be able to speak to small groups with
poise and confidence.
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