SECURITY FORCES
ENLISTED

SECURITY FORCES

DEFENDING 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

    A High School Senior (age 17 or older)*, High school diploma, a GED, or 15 college semester hours

    *High School Students may start their application as early as the end of their junior year.

  • 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 Check
    • Completion of 7.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 42

What Makes a Defender?

TRAINING & EDUCATION

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

    7.5 weeks

  • TECHNICAL TRAINING

    65 days

  • TECH SCHOOL LOCATION

    Lackland AFB TX

  • STATUS UPON COMPLETION

    Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Criminal Justice

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