Completion of the Law Enforcement certificate program equips participants for employment as private security officers and prepares them to continue their education and training at the police academy.*
Duties may include:
- Background checks
- Animal control
- Community service activities
- Records management
- Evidence collection
*In South Carolina, law enforcement officers must be at least 21 years of age.
Applicants for a Security/Pre-Law Enforcement youth apprenticeship must have a valid SC driver's license and be 18 years of age by August of the year they are hired.