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In-Person DC 40-Hour Firearms Training Course National Harbor Location


This course covers the 40-Hour Firearms Training and Range Qualification Test required for the initial DC SPO Licensing COURSE LOCATION: This is an in-person course held at the National Harbor Classroom. · National Harbor Location, 6710 Oxon Hill Rd Suite 210, National Harbor, MD 20745 Participants can attend, either a five day 8-hour class Monday – Friday or attend a two day10-hour class held on Saturday & Sunday PLUS students must attend live-range, located at Maryland Small Arms Range, Inc. 9801 Fallard Court, Upper Marlboro, MD COURSE LENGTH: 40-Hour Classroom Training & 2-Hour Range Qualifications IN-CLASS LIMIT: 10 Students STUDENT REQUIREMENTS: · Security Personnel must meet health and background screening requirements. · 1102.1 – Special Police Officers -- Must obtain Criminal History to be commissioned or employed as SPO · Students must bring a valid driver’s license or state issued ID to class with them for verification. · Students must arrive on time and be present for the entire duration of class. · COVID-19 Paperwork (provided in class) WHAT'S INCLUDED: · Classroom Instruction +Instruction on Semi-Automatic Pistol & Revolver +District Laws +Use of Force +Nomenclature +Marksmanship +Operation +Clearing +Lead Poisoning · Course of Fire · Use of Firearm, Targets, Ear Protection and Eye Protection · Certificate of Completion WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED: · Cost and Use of 100 Rounds of Ammunition COURSE NOTE: · For more information on visit: Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA)-

Cancellation & Course Policy

REFUND & CANCELLATION POLICY ALL SALES ARE FINAL -- No Refund; No Exceptions. I acknowledge and accept these terms. ON-SITE/COURSE POLICY No Ammunition, nor Firearms, including concealed firearms are allowed on this facility, nor into the classroom, without advance approval -- which is a strict training environment. When permitted to bring firearms to class, Repeating, Do Not Bring Ammunition to class. All students will be required to read and sign a liability waiver prior to the start of class, for security reasons due to handling firearms. No Exceptions! The document will also include a Firearms Safety Briefing and Range Safety Briefing.

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