Classroom for firearm training includes criminal and civil liability,
proper care of weapon, range safety, weapon retention are just a
few of the areas that are covered in this class. Two days for
classroom with the third day devoted to range qualification including
low-level light familiarization.
Recertification for this category must be completed every year.
Entry Level Firearms (07E)
This class runs Friday and Saturday
Class Times: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. both days
Range qualification will be held on Sunday starting at 5:00 p.m.
16 Hours Plus Range Time
Prepay Cost: $100.00
For more info about prepaying for training, click here.
Day of Cost: $125.00
All students are required to purchase ammunition from the range! Each
student will need 100 rounds to qualify.
All applications to DCJS must be submitted via the DCJS online
system. For more information on that process, click here.
Who needs this class? Anyone who wants to carry a handgun while
they're on duty for the following DCJS categories:
- Private Investigators
- Armored Car Personnel
- K9 Officers
- Alarm Respondents
VA DCJS 88-1110