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Academy Security Training

This is a training company fully licensed by the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS), an agency of the California Department of Consumer Affairs.  It is licensed in San Diego County as license #TFF 1211.  It is licensed in the Los Angeles County headquarters as license #TFF 1185.

In addition, Academy Security Training (Be Safe Gun Training) is approved as a recognized facility by the California Department of Justice to provide training to firearms instructors for certification as Handgun Safety instructors.  This is a very specialized niche and available for organizations requiring this; please inquire. 

We encourage you to verify the license of any security training facility that you are considering.  You can do this easily online at the BSIS website.  Click below and enter the company name or license number.

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Academy Security Training
Ruperto Elpusan provides security consulting with a specialization in physical security.  He is a Certified Protection Officer (International Foundation of Protection Officers), Certified Physical Security Officer and Certified Close Protection Agent.  He is a graduate of the Detective Training Institute and has earned Bachelor's degree from UCLA and a Master of Business Administration from New York University.  

Ruperto is an active firearms enthusiast and trainer.  He is the director of Be Safe Gun Training and American CCW which provides multi-state Concealed Carry Weapon permit training.  He first obtained his Expert Pistol qualification while at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis in 1975.  Ruperto is a published author of several books including Women's Guide to Buying Your First Handgun and Terrorism Survival Guide.  He is a member of the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors, National Tactical Officers Association, International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association and the National Rifle Association.  He worked as a Detention Services Officer and is with the Reserves of the Los Angeles County Probation Department.


Security Training in Inland Empire


Group instructions can be arranged.  Please call and inquire.  We can travel to any of the following locations in the Inland Empire.

  • Aguanga
  • Alberhill
  • Anza
  • Arlington
  • Banning
  • Beaumont
  • Bermuda Dunes
  • Blythe
  • Cabazon
  • Calimesa
  • Canyon Lake
  • Cathedral City
  • Coachella
  • Coachella Valley
  • Corona
  • Desert Center
  • Desert Hot Springs
  • Eagle Mountain
  • Edgemont
  • Frontera
  • Garnet
  • Gillman Hot Springs
  • Glen Avon
  • Hemet
  • Highgrove
  • Homeland
  • Idyllwild
  • Indian Wells
  • Indio
  • La Quinta
  • Lake Elsinore
  • Lake Mathews
  • Lakeview
  • March AFB
  • Mead Valley
  • Meadowbrook
  • Mecca
  • Menifee
  • Midland
  • Mira Loma
  • Moreno Valley
  • Mountain Center
  • Murrieta
  • Norco
  • North Palm Springs
  • North Shore
  • Nuevo
  • Oasis
  • Palm City
  • Palm Desert
  • Palm Springs
  • Pedley
  • Perris
  • Rancho California
  • Rancho Mirage
  • Ripley
  • Riverside
  • Romoland
  • Rubidoux
  • San Jacinto
  • Sky Valley
  • Sun City
  • Sunnymead
  • Temecula
  • Thermal
  • Thousand Palms
  • Whitewater
  • Wildomar
  • Winchester
  • Adelanto
  • Alta Loma
  • Amboy
  • Angelus Oaks
  • Apple Valley
  • Argus
  • Arrowbear Lake
  • Arrowhead Highlands
  • Baker
  • Barstow
  • Big Bear City
  • Big Bear Lake
  • Big River
  • Bloomington
  • Blue Jay
  • Cedarpines Park
  • Chino
  • Chino Hills
  • Colorado River Indian Reservation
  • Colton
  • Crestline
  • Daggett
  • Del Rosa
  • Earp
  • Essex
  • Fawnskin
  • Fenner
  • Fontana
  • Forest Falls
  • Fort Irwin
  • Fort Mohave Indian Reservation
  • Grand Terrace
  • Green Valley Lake
  • Guasti
  • Havasu Lake
  • Helendale
  • Hesperia
  • Highland
  • Hinkley
  • Ivanpah
  • Joshua Tree
  • Kelso
  • Lake Arrowhead
  • Landers
  • Lenwood
  • Loma Linda
  • Lucerne Valley
  • Ludlow
  • Lytle Creek
  • MCAGCC Twentynine Palms
  • Mentone
  • Montclair
  • Moonridge
  • Morongo Valley
  • Mount Baldy
  • Mountain Pass
  • Muscoy
  • Needles
  • Newberry Springs
  • Nipton
  • Norton AFB
  • Oak Glen
  • Ontario
  • Oro Grande
  • Parker Dam
  • Phelan
  • Pinon Hills
  • Pioneertown
  • Rancho Cucamonga
  • Red Mountain
  • Redlands
  • Rialto
  • Rimforest
  • Running Springs
  • San Bernardino
  • Skyforest
  • Sugarloaf
  • Trona
  • Twentynine Palms
  • Twin Peaks
  • Upland
  • Victorville
  • Vidal
  • Westend
  • Wrightwood
  • Yermo
  • Yucaipa
  • Yucca Valley

Other BSIS-approved training facilities in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties (Note: Some are private only to a specific company):

  • Able Security Guard School, Riverside
  • Coachella Valley Security Academy, Palm Desert
  • Collateral Resource Group, Moreno Valley
  • Endsleys Private Security Training Academy, Perris
  • Leadership Training Associates, Beaumont
  • Pechanga Tribal Range, Temecula
  • Professional Security Academy, Palm Desert
  • Special Enforcement and Security Services, Riverside
  • The Barracks Training Facility, Corona
  •  Accurate Firearms Training, Chino
  • Black Mountain Training Facility, Chino
  • County Wide Security and Training Services, Fontana
  • Enders Security Training Academy, San Bernardino
  • Goldstar Tactical Training, Ontario
  • Inland Empire Security Academy, Upland
  • International Public Safety University, San Bernardino
  • Magnum Range Inc, San Bernardino
  • O S I Training Unit, San Bernardino
  • Prado Olympic Shooting Park, Chino
  • Security Officer Training Academy, San Bernardino
  • Statewide Law Enforcement Academy, Fontana
  • Strategic Security Academy, San Bernardino
  • Surveillance Pro & Invest Group Inc., Rancho Cucamonga
  • Weapon Craft, Upland

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