Successful completion of this training qualifies the participant to apply for Florida’s concealed carry weapons license, fulfilling the eligibility requirement for the Polk County School Board’s “Safety Guardian” position.
This is true firearms training, not merely a quickie, gun show or gun shop concealed carry class. The successful completion of this training qualifies the participant for the NRA’s advanced pistol training course.
Upon the successful completion of In-Gauge of Polk County’s basic concealed carry class (CCW 101) the participant will be eligible to enroll and participate in the NRA’s official advanced, handgun training course DEFENSIVE PISTOL.
The DEFENSIVE PISTOL course is a true concealed carry training course that teaches:
- Situational awareness
- Threat assessment
- Risk mitigation
- Confrontation de-escalation
- Concealed firearm proficiency
- Drawing from a concealed carry holster
- Confronting and dealing with the single assailant
- Confronting a dealing with multiple assailants
- Utilization of cover and concealment
The DEFENSIVE PISTOL course includes 5 hours of intense, live-fire range training, whereby the participant will be expected to fire a minimum of 200 rounds of ammunition, using a defensive caliber handgun.
A nationally recognized, official NRA certificate of training will be issued upon successful completion.
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