Project Description

Armed Quarterly Re-qualification Classes for Security Companies

Class Time: 4 hrs

Class Cost: $75

A re-certification for a Tennessee armed security officer must occur every two (2) years. Armed security guards must complete 4 hours of refresher training and re-qualify in the use of a firearm by achieving a minimum of 70% on any silhouette target course approved by the commissioner prior to the renewal of their guard registration.

Subject material covered in re-certification:

Firearms safety guidelines

Function and operation of a firearm

Basic marksmanship skills

Practical performance

Pre-Class Information

Please arrive 15-20 minutes before class to allow time to complete some necessary paperwork. Online registration and payment are crucial to obtaining a seat for this class.

Zirkops will provide you with hearing and eye protection for use during the range portion of the class. Students need to bring their duty weapon to use during the live fire portion of the class with 50 + rounds of ammunition. Duty belt with holster, magazine pouch and total of three magazines are required to complete the course of fire. It is recommended that students wear a hat with bill, closed-toe footwear, and comfortable clothes with high neckline.

Bring 50 rounds of ammo and the gun you would like to have certified to carry on the job.