Security Training Services

Specialized Training for Security Needs

MSA is one of America’s leading security providers. That makes us uniquely qualified to train the next generation of security personnel. MSA Security Training Services offer clients a range of customized training modules tailored to fit their team needs, all taught by expert, certified instructors with backgrounds in areas including:

  • Military force protection units

  • Law enforcement

  • Emergency service units

  • Bomb squad commanders

The end result: the highest level of Security Training Services available.

Why MSA for Security Training Services

MSA has designed a security training program in each of the following areas:

  • SmartTech® Basic X-Ray Interpretation

    Designed for the entry level X-ray screener, this course provides the basics of X-ray interpretation, as well as an overview of the MSA SmartTech system. Other topics covered include explosives, and the composition of an Improvised Explosive Device.

  • Security Checkpoint Operations

    Designed for security professionals, this course provides comprehensive training on operating a security checkpoint screening station in a corporate or government facility. Topics covered include divestment, prohibited items, hand wand procedures and the use of Magnetometers.

  • Basic Explosive Recognition/IED Awareness

    Designed for private security professionals, this course provides awareness-level training in the recognition of improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Topics covered include emergency response procedures when an IED is located, and best practices for communication and evacuation.

  • Vehicle Search Techniques

    Designed for private security professionals, this course provides operational level training in the recognition of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) delivered in a vehicle. Topics covered include best practices for vehicle search and inspection, vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices (VBIEDs), and VBIED recognition.

  • Active Shooter Response Training

    Provides training geared towards the private sector in the planning, prevention, response and recovery to active shooter and workplace violence events.

  • Counterterrorism Training

    Training security personnel and managers to develop ways to make protected spaces hostile to terrorist surveillance and/or operations.

  • Emergency Rescue & Tactical Security Services

    Provides security personnel with the range of skills to execute emergency rescue operations and conduct security work in high threat areas.

  • Security Guard Training

    Hosted at MSA Security facilities or at client sites, we can train security personnel in required courses such as:

    • New York State (NYS) Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) Security Guard Training

    • NYS DCJS Enhanced Security Guard Training

    • New Jersey Security Industry Registration Act Training

    • Others as requested