Armed Security Options
Act 235 Certification Blog
The purpose of this blog is to share thoughts to help you…
- Successfully navigate the Act 235 Lethal Weapons Certification application process
- Choose a quality armed security school to take the required 40-hour Act 235 lethal weapons training program
- Keep your PA Act 235 certification armed security license active
- Survive as a working security professional, and...
- Learn about armed security career opportunities
As a clinical and forensic psychologist and Act 235 certified agent, I shall post entries when I have something important to say, and I shall also invite other Act 235 instructors and Act 235 certified security professionals to post entries.
In this video, Dr. Eimer talks about the burgeoning opportunities in the armed security profession in light of the recent tragic school shooting in Parkland, Florida. People are disturbed and fed up with the horrifying trend of school shootings by mentally disturbed... In this video, Dr. Bruce Eimer, who is a PA and NJ licensed psychologist, NRA certified firearms instructor and a PA Certified Act 235 agent, explains the psychological examination that is required of all applicants to the PA Act 235 Lethal Weapons Certification... Use the CONTACT FORM to submit questions about Act 235 by licking the contact link in the upper right corner of our Act235.net website. Fill out the CONTACT FORM by providing your full name, a working email address for you, and a working phone number for you. Then,... This is a good question. The best general answer is IT DEPENDS. Pennsylvania’s Act 235 law requires that Act 235 applicants pass a psychological examination to determine to a reasonable degree of professional psychological certainty whether applicants are... Act 235 certification is required to work most armed public safety jobs in Pennsylvania, unless the job is considered law enforcement and in that case, it would be Act 120 certification that is required. Act 235 certification is required to work any armed security job... In this video, Dr. Bruce Eimer, PA Act 235 security agent, discusses about the recent changes to the Act 235 Psychological Exam. The Pennsylvania state police updated the requirements to make it less likely for mentally unfit applicants to pass the psychological exam... The Pennsylvania State Police Lethal Weapons Training Program recently updated their requirements for the Act 235 Psychological Examination. The updated requirements standardize the psychological exam process. Expectations are clearer, making it less likely for... I don’t think so. Why would you want to do that? What does worthy psychologically mean to you? Perhaps you need a little therapy if you do not feel worthy? If you mean by what you are asking, that you are not sure you can trust yourself with a gun, then... We offer all three services at our SCHEDULED Saturday exam sessions. Understand that the psychological exam consists of your taking the written MMPI-2 test. Plus, you are interviewed privately 1-on-1 by Dr. Eimer, and you are observed interacting with a group of your... The best thing to do is to read the Act itself as well as refer to the PA Crime Code. And by the way, this is covered in the 40 hour Act 235 Certification course. With that said, if you are NOT a sworn law enforcement officer, it is NOT your job to pursue, apprehend...