They are mostly young people from the civil who are imparted training, required in the performance of their duty. They function strictly as per the Standing Orders or the directions given by the Security Officer/Supervisor on behalf of the management. A guard's basic job is to Protect Men and Material . This basic objective is achieved:
Through Gate Control i.e. entry/ exit points and by patrolling of parameters of the enterprise.
By checking any unauthorized entry.
By observing, checking and reporting any matter that could affect the security of an enterprise