Certified Security Salesperson (CSS) Certification

Why should I earn my CSS?

ESA National Training School’s CAT Level II Certification gives you a Road Map for Success in your career development by requiring applicants to meet stringent training and work experience requirements.  They are earned and continuously maintained to help you develop your skills and knowledge.

The NTS advantage over other certification programs is that our certifications are based on rigorous certification curriculum and field experience requirements to ensure that students meet core skills and knowledge. They validate your abilities to customers, supervisors, peers and potential employers.

How do I earn the CSS Certification?

Requirements to earn the Certified Security Salesperson (CSS):

  1. Then successfully complete two additional courses of study within the previous five years:
    • ESA/NTS Certified Alarm Technician (CAT) Level I) course, or the online equivalent, and pass the proctored multiple-choice examination or the Understanding Electronic Security Systems (UESS) course, or the online equivalent, and pass the proctored multiple-choice examination
    • Security Sales Essentials (SSE) course and pass the proctored multiple-choice examination
  2. Submit the New Certification Request Form with the required documentation

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