8-Hour Annual Firearm Training

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8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards in New York City

Armed security guards in New York City must meet strict guidelines and training requirements to obtain their licenses, as well as annual courses to maintain their certification. This regular continuing education is designed to ensure that they remain updated on all relevant standards and laws related to the use of a handgun and physical force, while receiving updated instruction and qualification for weapons use. To obtain that updated training, they must complete an 8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards.

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8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards in New York City

Armed security guards in New York City must meet strict guidelines and training requirements to obtain their licenses, as well as annual courses to maintain their certification. This regular continuing education is designed to ensure that they remain updated on all relevant standards and laws related to the use of a handgun and physical force, while receiving updated instruction and qualification for weapons use. To obtain that updated training, they must complete an 8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards.

security guard training

8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards in New York City

Armed security guards in New York City must meet strict guidelines and training requirements to obtain their licenses, as well as annual courses to maintain their certification. This regular continuing education is designed to ensure that they remain updated on all relevant standards and laws related to the use of a handgun and physical force, while receiving updated instruction and qualification for weapons use. To obtain that updated training, they must complete an 8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards.

Required 8 Hour Annual Firearm Course for Armed NYC Security Guards

International Security Services, Inc. (ISS) instructors provide qualified armed security guards with the annual training and instruction they need to meet these licensing requirements and stay current with relevant standards and changes in the law. The course is open to all armed security guards who possess a valid New York security guard registration and a valid handgun license that fulfills New York Penal Law. Students are required to attend the entire 8 hour training course.

8 Hour Annual Firearm Training Course

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Who Needs This 8 Hour Annual Course?

This annual training is mandatory for all security personnel who maintain an armed security guard license in New York City. Along with the annual in-service training required for both unarmed and armed guards, this training ensures that licensed armed guards meet all armed security guard requirements for their profession. Armed guards must complete this annual course within the first 12 months after completing their 47 hour firearms training course, as well as once a year thereafter.

What Topics Does This Course Cover?

While the 8 hour annual in-service training for all guards covers important topics related to the security guard’s role, duties, and legal ethics and standards, this course is specifically designed to update firearms training and certification. As a result, it includes instruction that ensures that all armed security guards in the city remain knowledgeable and proficient in the safe and proper use of their licensed firearms. The course includes:

  • Classroom time devoted to providing refresher instruction on the appropriate standards for Use of Force
  • Five house of firearm range instruction
  • A written exam covering New York Penal Law 35, Use of Force/ Deadly Physical Force
  • Handgun qualification

 

2119 E 15th Street,
Brooklyn, NY 11229

Training Center

Location

2119 E 15th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact Us

Phone: (718) 837-3910

Email : info@issinvestigation.com

Our Hours

MON-FRI 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

(By appointment only)

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Contact Us for All Your NYC Armed Security Guard Training Needs

Armed security guards are expected to maintain their knowledge of firearm use standards under the law and remain proficient in the safe use of their licensed weapons. The instructors at International Security Services, Inc. can provide the high-quality, reliable instruction and training you need to ensure that you meet New York’s stringent security guard licensing requirements. Contact us today to register for our 8 Hour Annual Firearm Training for Armed Security Guards, or to learn more about other mandatory security guard courses offered through ISS.