Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present

Security Officer

James Security

-Conducted interior, exterior, and perimeter patrols on job sites

- Generated thorough duty reports

- Secured special events (Christmas parties, rodeo cabaret, RAGE in the cage)

Jan 2009 - Feb 2011

Nursing Attendant

Alberta Health Services

- Helped long term care residents with daily care and feeding.

- Completed charting on computer.

-Built rapport with residents and their family, as well as co-workers

Jun 2008 - Jan 2009

Crew Truck Assistant

KSL OIlfield Services

 - Collaborated with partner on tasks to be completed

- Performed maintenance and construction jobs on oilfield lease’s and battery’s

- Demonstrated good work ethic and knowledge

Education

Education
May 2011 - Present

Lethbridge College

This diploma program will arm me with the tools needed to be a vital presence in the community, truly changing lives. Upon successful completion of the I will have a solid foundation in the areas of:

  • criminal and procedural law
  • the criminal justice system
  • psychology and criminology
  • ethics, diversity and interpersonal skills.
  • healthy lifestyles and fitness
  • Possess knowledge in:
  •  interviewing
  • report writing and note taking
  • conflict management
  • investigative techniques.
Sep 2011 - Nov 2011

Columbia College

The modules completed to receive certification were:

  • Module 1: Introduction to the Security Industry
  • Module 2: The Canadian Legal System and Security Professionals
  • Module 3: Basic Security Procedures
  • Module 4: Communication for Security Professionals
  • Module 5: Documentation and Evidence
  • Module 6: Emergency Response Procedures for Security Professionals
  • Module 7: Health & Safety for Security Professionals
Jul 2007 - Mar 2008

Reeves College

In this 35-week program, which introduced me to communications, marketing, sales principles and techniques. I learned about customer service, computer software, and the foundations of accounting. At the end of the program, I completed a five-week practicum placement at Investors Group, which equipped me with the skills and experience to launch my career after graduation.

Sep 2004 - May 2007

Consort School

Successfully completed all required subjects to receive my high school diploma. Also received my Alberta Tech Prep Credential for pursing career and academic excellence.

Skills

Skills

Communication

Not only have I learned communication skills in my Business, Policing, Victim Services, and Security training, but with my past jobs as a Nursing Attendant and Veterinarian Assistant, has taught me to be better at communicating professionally.

Microsoft Word

Microsoft PowerPoint

Computerized Accounting

Computer Fundamentals

Certifications

Certifications
Jan 2012 - Present

Victim/Witness Services

Lethbridge Regional Police Services