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As a franchisee, you’ll be able to offer professional uniform security officers, roving vehicle patrol services and event staffing security in your market. Depending on services, Silbar Security officers are equipped with law enforcement equipment and technology.

In an industry that’s experiencing unprecedented growth, you want a leadership team that can provide strong strategic direction for the highest return on investment and that’s our specialty. As you can see, we are not the typical security company and in today’s world, the increased need for professional security is creating tremendous opportunity and fueling the growth of our company.

Experience is preferred, but not required. Ideal candidates and existing franchisees come from all walks of life however, those with law enforcement or security industry experience and/or military experience with strong senior or executive level experience in management and technology often do best in this field. The Silbar Security business model is about crime deterrent and prevention, managing relationships and people. Silbar Security is also a great business for two (Husband/Wife) or other teams.

The estimated initial investment range for a Silbar Security Franchise is $65,000 – $100,000 which includes the franchise fee of $30,000. These numbers are based on the Silbar Security Franchise Disclosure Document 2017. In addition, we are proud to offer 10% off the franchise fee for Active Duty U.S. Military, U.S. Veterans and Active Duty or Retired Law Enforcement Officers.

This is an industry with recurring revenue as most of our services are performed month after month. In addition, there are frequent temporary, emergency and numerous special events that generate moderate revenue.

Initial training will consist of an intensive 5-day program at our training division, Silbar Academy located at our corporate offices in Chesapeake, Virginia. After successful completion and graduation, further training for up to 3 days will be provided in your local market. Monthly training webinars and powerful resources will also be provided on an ongoing basis in addition to regular operational support and guidance.

Our unique business model is designed for improving overall profitability and sustainability, including state of the art software to streamline operations. With an ever-growing history of innovative services, a professional appearance and a one-of-a-kind brand identity, Silbar Security is committed to building profit for our current and future franchisees. Guesswork has no place in our franchise. We have set the bar, expectations, developed the standards and created the operational systems to ensure our franchisees succeed. We love what we do, and it’s our passion that will fuel our franchise growth as a brand.

As our tag line says, Professional Security Wasn’t Available… So we fixed it®. Built from decades of police and industry experience and expertise. All the details have been choreographed to perfection, so our services are best-in-class. We’ve honed all of it — the equipment, the technology, the business model. And, as a franchise owner, you’ll enjoy ample training at Silbar Academy™, a supportive community of fellow franchisees, and access to our corporate office staff. Plus, you’ll unlock Silbar Security’s exclusive systems and processes, These leading tools and technology help you navigate the challenges of the business world—including state-of-the-art software, national purchasing power, marketing assistance, client retention, employee programs and much more.

We want our franchisees to have maximum opportunity to be successful. We offer the largest protected territory of 2Million population on average.

The length of time will depend largely on how quickly the business pre-opening obligations and management meetings can be completed. Before opening your first Silbar Security business, there are a number of factors including state licensing, initial training, supplies, and equipment that may take anywhere from 60 to 120 days.

Call us or fill out the Get Started form at the top of this page and one of our franchise representatives will reach right out to get the conversation started. We appreciate your interest and look forward to talking with you!