NYS Security Guards who wish to carry firearms are required to complete this course before they can be licensed as an armed security guard. After the guard has obtained a pistol permit, he/she can enroll into this course. This course includes seven hours of classroom instruction on the Use of Force (NYS Penal Law Art.35) followed by a written examination, and 40 hours on the firing range followed by weapons qualification. Upon successful completion of this course the guard is issued a training certificate that must be submitted to the New York State, Department of State along with the registration application.
47 Hour Firearms Training Course
Registration is REQUIRED prior to the start date of this class. LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE.
Dates for the course are as follows:
You must attend all dates.
LIST OF REQUIREMENTS:
Proper ID (NYS or NYC Pistol License)
Calibers Allowed: 9mm, .38, .40, .45
500 Rounds of Ammunition
Semi – Automatic: Must have three (3) magazines total
Revolver: Must have two (2) speed loaders
Snap Caps / Dummy Ammunition
Pen / Notepad
Ear & Eye Protection (available to rent on site)
* PLEASE HAVE THESE ITEMS BY THE FIRST DAY OF THIS COUSE *
Pants with Belt Loops, Strong side Holster, Rubber Soled Shoes (No Flip Flops)