It is done as per the format specially designed catering to the physical and educational standards of the prospective security staff.Besides stress is laid to his background with an eye on his past history and employment with a view to rooting out the entry of undesired persons. This is done through references checks and also police/personal verification.
Basic training in a military drill is imparted and the bearing of a raw person is perfected.He is taught to put on the uniform, how to stand at 'attention' and at 'ease and to salute'.the person is then acquainted with the means, active and passive, that allow the conduct of activities within the organization without disruption.The training is based on two principles viz., Intelligence and control.The recruits are taught the basic security attributes such as gathering information, prevention of crime, detection, and aesthetics.The stress is laid on the prevention and aesthetic part of the security.The entrants are taught to man and exercise various controls throughout physical search and maintenance of gate records/registers.They are also taught to check details of entry/exit of men and material. They are further trained to use their uniforms properly with a view. to enhance the prestige of the organization they are deputed to serve