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BSIS Firearms Day 1
May 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm$262
Price includes the Class and the Livescan Fee (Class/ $150 + Livescan/ 112)
This course consists of 16 hours of BSIS approved training. The State of California requires allsecurity guards who are armed to be readily familiar with the concepts behind the use of deadly force.
The instructors are all subject matter experts in the use of force and present discussion with the students to make them confront the legal, moral, physical and psychological effects associated with deadly force. There is a written exam as well as practical application. All candidates will be required to lawfully be able to possess a firearm in California, be a U.S. Citizen or resident alien, and pass a CA Background check. Firearm ownership is not a requirement to pass this course. (Some CA Security Officers are 18 years of age and cannot legally own a handgun but may possess one during the course of armed security officer employment). The course will focus on the use of deadly force, proper-safe firearm manipulation, holstering; presentation, marksmanship and the survival mindset. This class has a written final exam. It also has a skills test involving the use of a firearm; requires holster, ammunition, eye/ear protection and is taught with a minimum of one instructor. A certificate of training will be issued upon successful completion of this class.