ENLISTED

SECURITY FORCES

POLICING OUR BASES

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An important part of protecting our country is ensuring the safety of the people, property and resources on every Air Force base. To accomplish this goal, Security Forces specialists go through extensive training in law enforcement and combat tactics to protect bases both stateside and overseas. A job that’s both physically and mentally demanding, these highly focused experts do everything from writing tickets to investigating on-base incidents to make sure everyone and everything on every base is protected.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    High school diploma, GED with 15 college credits, or GED

  • ASVAB REQUIREMENTS

    General

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Normal color vision
    • No history of excessive alcohol use, drug use or drug- or alcohol-related incidents
    • No record of sleep disorders 
    • No current history of ADD, ADHD or perceptual/learning disorders
    • No fear of working around nuclear weapons
    • No fear of heights or confined spaces
    • No documented record of gang affiliations
    • No history of mood or personality disorders
    • No speech disorder or noticeable communication deficiency 
    • Possession of a valid state driver’s license to operate government motor vehicles
    • Completion of a National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit
    • Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 39

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from a raw recruit to an expert Airman in this field? From hands-on experience to college credit toward a degree, the path begins here.

  • BASIC MILITARY TRAINING

    8.5 weeks

  • TECHNICAL TRAINING

    65 days

  • TECH SCHOOL LOCATION

    Lackland AFB TX

  • STATUS UPON COMPLETION

    Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Criminal Justice

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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