Handgun Instructor Certification Course:
Pre-requisites: Students must be sworn Law Enforcement Officer
This 44 hour POST approved Handgun Instructor Certification course is designed to provide law enforcement officers the necessary skill and knowledge to develop and operate a law enforcement firearms / handgun program for their agency and or teach handgun skills in a police academy setting. Students will learn how to develop and maintain a firearms program, manage and operate training ranges, and diagnose shooting errors then make sustainable corrections in other shooters. The student will develop and practice the ability to instruct: running ranges, “coaching the shooter”, appropriate set up and accessories for the handgun, weapons maintenance, fundamentals of shooting, “combat” shooting techniques, use of various positions and cover, efficient weapons manipulation, malfunction clearances, understanding wound ballistics, tactics and techniques for fighting with the handgun, extended range shooting, and low light / night techniques.