Protecting retailers' rentability

The floor detective must monitor suspicious behaviour in stores, including potential shoplifting, fraud, vandalism, etc. In an industry where the financial losses caused by theft are estimated at nearly two million dollars a day, the work of a floor detective is crucial.

The GardaWorld CDC approach

Our training programs provide you with occupational and behavioural skills necessary to fulfill the role of a private security guard. Our instructors are experts who combine several decades of field experience they share with students to help them grasp key knowledge.Improve your skills and develop your career with this security training!

Subject matters

Upon completion of this training, the student will understand:


  • Shoplifting and shrinkage
  • General rules and regulations
  • Loss prevention duties
  • Surveillance and apprehension of shoplifters
  • Legal aspect of loss prevention
  • Internal theft


How to register 

Go to the Montreal training centre, between 8 AM and 4 PM, from Monday to Friday

1350 Barré street Montreal, QC, H3C 1N4

Bring a photo identification.

You have to be at least 18 years of age with no criminal record.


Training cost


Taxes not included. Payable in cash or by debit/credit at the time of registration.



The duration of this daytime course is 16 hours.

Refer to our calendar for details on schedule.