Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

AJS 125 * Private Security, Principles and Practices (3)

Prerequisite(s): None.

This course is designed to present the history, nature and scope of private security in modern society. Also included are basic principles of physical security, internal loss prevention, defensive systems, fire prevention and safety, and security function in the corporate structure. Operations and career opportunities are exemplified in such specific areas as retail, hospital, cargo and computer security, and security services, both contract and proprietary.

3 hours lecture.