PSB Level III Certification Part 1


This course is the Theory instruction portion (Part 1) of the PSB Level III Certification Course.

SKU: PSB-III Category:


Level III Certification Theory (online classroom) Part 1 instruction addresses the following topics:

  • Licensing
  • Pocket Cards
  • Requirements to be a Commissioned Officer in Texas
  • Licensing of Companies
  • Violations by Commissioned Officers
  • Standards of Conduct
  • Function of Security Officers
  • Arrest Authority
  • Laws Pertinent to the Security Officer
  • Article 14.01 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure
  • Article 18.16 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure
  • Chapter 42.01 of Texas Penal Code
  • Chapter 9 Use of Deadly Force
  • Use of Force Concepts
  • Issues Relating to the Concealed Handgun License
  • Field Note Taking
  • Report Writing
  • Response to Emergency Situations
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Crime Scene
  • Witness Interviewing
  • Theory in Awareness Skills
  • Theory in Cover & Concealment
  • Fire Recognition and Response
  • Bomb Threats
  • Terrorist Response
  • Accidents Involving Serious Injury or Harm
  • Public Perception of a Security Officer
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Theory in Weaponless Strategies
  • Theory in Intermediate Weapons
  • Five Step Hard Style
  • Twelve (12) Hours Theory Defensive Tactics
  • Theory of Handcuffing Techniques
  • Theory in Firearms Training & Actual Range Qualification

This online course is designed to give the student the Theory based information to successfully pass the Private Security Board Level III written examination.

After successful completion of this AEPS Academy course, you will receive a certificate of completion that can be printed and used as proof of training. This certificate can be presented to a PSB Skills trainer to complete the hands-on portion of training, PSB Level III Certification Part 2.

You will receive the Level III certification after successful completion of the Theory (Part 1) AND the Skills (Part 2) training. The combined proof of Level III certification will then be awarded by the company that provides the Skills training.