Norcal Private Protection, Inc. conducts training that exceeds that of any of our competitor’s programs. The knowledge of our management team is passed on to our new employees. In addition to the state mandated certification courses, Norcal Private Protection, Inc. personnel must attend:

  • 40-hour initial training
  • 8-hour annual refresher training
  • Customized training to meet our clients requirements

We send all of our current and future employees to a licensed instructor who offers the courses listed below (Axiom Security Services):

Mandatory courses 

  • Powers to Arrest & Weapons of Mass Destruction – eight hours (mandatory to register as a security officer in California)
  • Public Relations (Community & Customer) – mandatory within the first year of guard registration
  • Observation & Documentation – mandatory within the first year of guard registration
  • Communication and its Significance – mandatory within the first year of guard registration


  • Exposed Firearms Permit Course
  • Liability/Legal Aspects
  • Post Orders & Assignments
  • Company Policies/ Orientation
  • Evacuation Procedures
  • Officer Safety
  • Arrest, Search & Seizure
  • Access Control
  • Trespass
  • Criminal Laws
  • Handling Difficult People
  • Work Place Violence
  • Chemical Agents (i.e. pepper spray)
  • Preserving the Incident Scene
  • Crowd Control
  • Driver Safety
  • Supervision
  • Courtroom Demeanor
  • Parking & Traffic Control
  • Radio Procedures