DCJS 75E HANDGUN ENTRY (LYNCHBURG)
3 Day Handgun Entry Level (75E) - Lynchburg Facility
- The entry-level handgun classroom training will include but not be limited to the following: Practical handgun safety and handling, identification of handgun parts, draw, re-holstering, grip, trigger control, breathing, sight alignment, ready position, loading, unloading, negligent discharge prevention, malfunctions, night firing, proper care and maintenance, range safety, use of force, and liability.
- All officers will have to qualify on a state approved firing range with a minimum score of 70 points. Equipment needed: belt with directional draw holster, handgun, two speed loaders or three magazines, range ammunition (18 rounds). Equipment provided by instructor: A range that can simulate low light or a pair of welders goggles for each student that simulates low light. Strong/weak hand refers to the primary hand used in firing the firearm. The opposite hand may be used for support. .
- Please note, while the website will show this for a single day, there are 2 additional days (same times) that are required to be completed in the same course booking (24 hours total).