International Protective Service Agency

Security Training

The International Protective Service Academy (IPSA) is a New York State approved Security Training School, located at our NYC office complex.


IPSA provides training services to many clients ranging from large companies to individuals seeking to improve or gain new skills. We offer a full range of courses and programs in many areas.

IPSA's faculty includes some of the most experienced and dynamic instructors in their respective fields. We maintain a staff of full and part-time personnel chosen for both their knowledge and teaching skill. Their certifications include Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Certified Security Trainer (CST), Personal Protection Specialist (PPS), NYS licensed Security Guard Instructors & Private Investigators, NRA Police and Security Firearms Instructors, and many more.

We will work with you to ensure that our courses meet your basic needs, or we can customize, adapt, or design original programs and tailor them to ur specific needs. We are flexible and will do our best to assist you with your training requirements.


IPSA's commitment to training is reflected in the effective job performance of IPSA's security personnel. Security personnel at IPSA receive intensive, all around training sessions that will equip them to handle any security needs with expertise.


NYS Required Security Guard Courses:

  • 8 Hour Pre-Qualification Course
  • 16 Hour On the Job Course
  • 8 Hour Annual Re-certification Course
  • 47 Hour Firearms Course
  • 8 Hour Annual Firearms Course

Additional Training Available:
  • FDNY Approved Training
  • First Aid & CPR/AED Training
  • Customer Service Training
  • Hospitality Training
  • Concierge Services Training