Google Pixel for Analytics
Sign In
Skip to Content

Security Guard Training

College of the Desert Partnership and Community Education (PaCE) College of the Desert Partnership and Community Education (PaCE).


This 24-Hour Security Guard skills training course follows the AB-2880 prescribed standards, which meets the registration requirements of the State of California, Bureau of Security and Investigative Services.
To complete the registration process, applicants must also:
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Undergo a criminal history background check through the California Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) 
Classes are scheduled based on demand at the COD/PaCE (Partnership and Community Education) center located at the Westfield Shopping Mall in Palm Desert, CA.
The mall is located at 72-840 Hwy 111, Palm Desert, CA.
The entrance to PaCE is located on the north side of the mall, west of the movie theatres.


Next classes scheduled for:

Get more information on the Security Guard Card.
Register Online or call to reserve your seat: (760)776-7420

Estimated Costs:

Guard Card Only-8 hours= $159

Full Program (3 sessions)= $450