Basic Security Training

To work as a security guard in the provinces of British Columbia all applicants are required by law to complete the BST (Basic Security Training) certification-training course. By successfully completing Footprints’ provincially-recognized, 40 hour BST training program, you will eligible to apply for a Province of British Columbia Security Worker’s Licence

Our in class training presents digital presentations and practical examples, leaving you fully prepared to work as a uniformed security officer or mobile patrol driver, a monitoring control operator or loss prevention worker, or one of the many more available positions in the industry.

Our BST course covers the following required content:

  • Professionalism & Ethics
  • Legal Studies
  • Report Writing
  • Personal Safety

Upon successful completion of our five-day BST training course, individuals chosen for employment by Footprints can expect:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Steady full-time or part-time shifts
  • A safe work environment
  • Flexible employment
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Flexible worksites throughout Vancouver Island