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2023: A Banner Year for Defencify

Discover how Defencify revolutionized security training in 2023! Explore our cutting-edge initiatives, from VR-enhanced guard training to seamless...

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How to Become a Security Guard?

Learn how to successfully become a security guard and immediately start a rewarding new career

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How to get a security Guard License

Determine if being a security guard is an option for you, and if so, things you can do to speed the application and licensing process with Defencify.


You Got a BSIS Audit. Now What?

You Got a BSIS Audit. Read how Defencify can help ensure compliance and minimize the fallout from a BSIS encounter.


10 Tips to Maximize Security Guard Retention

Learn Defencify's 10 tips to maximize security guard retention, keeping your security officer s engaged and satisfied with their jobs once on the...

What Does it Cost to Hire a Security Guard?

Security is a top priority for many businesses. It can be an especially big concern for smaller companies that may wonder if they have the funds to...

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5 Requirements of Security Guard Training

Your security guards are an important asset to your client's protection and safety measures, but without proper training, they can be ineffective or...

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New Illinois Unarmed Security Guard Course

We are proud to announce our new Illinois Unarmed Security Officer course. This is the training you need to work as a licensed security officer in...

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Become a Defencify Training Affiliate

Did you know you can become an affiliate with Defencify? Here's how it works: COMMISSIONS Earn between 20%-30% on total purchases made by your...


Security Guard Jobs During a Pandemic

The Coronavirus has certainly changed the way we view the workforce. One of the biggest changes the Coronavirus has caused is remote work. However,...

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Ways to Save Money On Security Guard Training

Defencify helps slash the costs of training by offering online education rather than traditional, in-person security guard training. Avoid the Costs...

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Defencify's White-Label Solution

Defencify provides Learning Management System (LMS) branding for security guard companies who offer our online courses to their guards. Our LMS...

Company News

Defencify Training Announces New Board Member

Defencify is proud to announce a new appointment to our Board of Directors, Don Weakley, President of Peak Alarm Company, Inc. Donald Weakley was...


Following State Regulations & Compliance

Our CEO Russ Willmon, started his career in the contract security industry over 15 years ago with the guarding firm Securitas. As the qualifying...

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Finding Effective Online Security Guard Training

This week we’re discussing what to look for in finding effective online security guard training. When searching for a high-quality, effective online...


Boosting Your Company’s Hiring Pool

Did you know that private security providers that we talked to report losing 20-25% of their job applicants because they won’t or can’t commit to...

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What to expect as a Security Officer?

Being a security officer can be a rewarding and challenging career for someone who has an interest in protecting others. Besides the reward that...