Guard Card Application Process
The 8-hour Power to Arrest and Weapons of Mass Destruction course must be completed before you can apply for a California guard card.
Visit a "Live Scan" fingerprint provider and submit your fingerprints for a required criminal background check.
Submit an online guard card application utilizing the Online Professional Licensing System or mail your application to BSIS.
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