This is a 10-week program in partnership with the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) that prepares individuals with disabilities for jobs in retail, hospital, college and private security. The program includes classroom and on-the-job training and is taught by a CCBC instructor.
All participants must be able to pass the Maryland State Police standards for security guard certification. Those standards prohibit:
Employment opportunities for security guards are expected to grow by 10% during the next 10 years. Average hourly wage in Maryland is $14.00.
Students learn how to use some of the tools of the trade.
2301 Argonne Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218
410-554-9442 | 888-554-0334 | 443-798-2840 VP
The Vocational Rehabilitation program receives 78.7% of its funding through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. For Federal fiscal year 2019, the total amount of grant funds awarded were $47,197,460. The remaining 21.3% of the costs ($12,773,900) were funded by State appropriations.