American Protective Services

9811 Washingtonian Blvd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Phone: 240.631.8383


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APS security officers

security guardAmerican Protective Service’s commitment to our clients begins with a commitment to hire, train, and maintain quality officers. We carefully select candidates who undergo several trainings in order to be prepared for the field. APS officers train not only in general security measures, but are also pre-trained on the specific needs and requirements of your location. They undergo performance evaluations and quality assurance measures to ensure that our security officers maintain and surpass implemented standards.

APS officers are trained on the following subjects:

  • Professionalism
  • Customer Service
  • Report Writing
  • Access Control
  • Proper Patrol Procedures
  • Effective Communication Methods
  • Fire Safety
  • Attention to Detail
  • Vehicle Patrol Safety
  • Handling Bomb Threats
  • Crime Scene Management
  • Emergency Management and Control
  • Baton, Pepper Spray and Weapon Safety

APS officers are outfitted with several different uniforms in order to meet your specific needs. Our clients are also able to choose the type of officer that they would like to service their account.

Officer Selections:

  • Uniformed Officers
  • Undercover Officers
  • Security Patrols
  • Roving Patrol Cars
  • Personal Protection
  • Secret Shoppers
  • Private Investigators
  • Off duty Police Officers
  • Armed Officers
  • Unarmed Officers