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All private duty security guards in New York need to be registered with the Department of State. Pre-application training is eight hours at a school approved by the Division of Criminal Justice Services. Once employed, 16 hours of on-the-job training is required, and eight hours of in-service training annually. Armed guard licenses require an additional 47 hours of training. A state Pistol Permit is required to enroll in the training.

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