Washington Private Investigator PI license test examination logo

Private Security Guard Company


All company owners, partners or qualifying agents must be:

You must have:

  • No criminal convictions that directly
    relate to your capacity to perform the duties of a
    private security guard and/or hinders public safety.

  • A physical location of the business within Washington.

  • A valid business license with the Department of Revenue.

How to apply for a license

Submit all of the following:

Click here for a license application for a
New York WGP license application at thePIgroup.com
Washington Private Security Guard Company license:

State license testing details: Washington

All principals must demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in the following areas:

  • All topics in the security guard preassignment training course:

    Preassignment training study guide

  • Washington State laws and rules regarding security guard licensing and regulations:

    RCW 18.170: Security guards

    RCW 18.235 Uniform regulation of business and professions act

    RCW 9.41: Firearms and dangerous weapons

    RCW 9A: Washington criminal code

    WAC 308-18: Private security guard companies and private security guards

  • Legal and liability issues related to the security guard industry:

    Protection Officers Training Manual (International Foundation for Protection Officers)

    Use of Force Continuum (Criminal Justice Training Commission)

  • General security management:

    Washington Access to Criminal History (WATCH) (Washington State Patrol)

    Start a business (Business Licensing Service, Department of Revenue)

    Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

    Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) (Interactive Learning Paradigms Incorporated)

Explanation of abbreviations

  • RCW—Revised Code of Washington (Washington State laws)
  • WAC—Washington Administrative Code (Washington State agency regulations)

We are thePIgroup!thePIgroup.com 4000 members nationwide.


We have been helping you pass state licensing tests since 1991!

ACO alarm license seminar We are NOT a boring seminar!   
We are NOT a useless online prep!
ACO alrm company operator license test online

Our anti-copy 'ghostFlorida PI     printing' of dark embedded-word watermarking helps us fight piracy!
We have helped more than 300 persons to pass their state license tests in the past year!

Our copyrighted and detailed
Washington Private Security Guard Company Study Material & Business Help
WA Package'
(numbered below for easy discussion if you call us!)

1. --full general WA Private Security Guard Company licensing information--

2. Sample questions and other study material

--and much, much more!--

Contact us for information about our detailed
Washington Private Security Guard Company licensing and test preparation package.

Got 10 minutes? Call 818-883-6969 for the most
valuable PI phone conversation you will ever have!

Our anti-copy 'ghostacq license test      printing' of dark embedded-word watermarking helps us fight piracy!

pi license califrniafirearm questions for PI license testPI license sexual harassment

Now include a 'Sexual Harassment In The Workplace' section!

Important because this can be a source of lawsuits against
licensed Washington guard companies and/or their clients.

Including datasheets of:
--What is Sexual Harassment?
--Examples of Sexual Harassment
--When is the Employer liable for Sexual Harassment?
--Methods to reduce or prevent Sexual Harassment
--What is 'Quid Pro Quo' Sexual Harassment?
--What is 'Hostile Workplace Sexual Harassment'?
--Federal government-issued information about sexual harassment
--Sexual harassment training of your company supervisors
---and more!

Got 10 minutes? Call 818-883-6969 for the most

Call (818) 883-6969
or e-mail to


Yes, you saw us on  Private Patrol Operator on YouTube at: 
 (click here:)  Washington Private Security Agency license information on YouTube

Call 818-883-6969 for more information!

These additional options are often available-- ask for details!

Florida private investigator test     Florida PI testFL PI test  

WGP license free consultationCall 818-883-6969 NOW! free consultation wgp license test
If you have failed the test, we have 'special help' for you.
If you haven't tested yet, we are experts with that too.

Call for the new lower price on the
new lower price on study packageWashington Private Security Guard Company material!

© www.thePIgroup.com   Washington Private Security Company 2012-2013 license test study material and sample Private Security Guard Company license test questions