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Geogria Armed Security Officer Training (15 Hours)
May 4 @ 9:00 am - May 5 @ 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2023
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TO BECOME AN ARMED GUARD YOU MUST HAVE TAKEN THE “24” UNARMED SECURITY GUARD TRAINING FIRST! OR HAVE A COPY OF YOUR UNARMED CERTIFICATE FOR YOUR TRAINING RECORDS.
TO BECOME AN ARMED GUARD YOU NEED TO TAKE:
- 24 Hours of Security Training (UNARMED)per code 509-03-.02
- 15 Hours of Security Training (ARMED) per code 509-03-.03
- BOTH COURSES SHOULD BE TAKEN BY A STATE CERTIFIED LICENSED INSTRUCTOR!
Prerequisite: Successful completion of the State of Georgia Unarmed Security Officer Course
Lessons in the State of Georgia Armed Security Officer Course include:
The History of Firearms
- The Invention of Canons
- The Development of Hand Held Firearms
- The Emergence of Modern Weapons
- Events In Which Use of Force May Be Required
- Special Considerations
- Escalation of Force
- Justification for Deadly Force
- Potential Disciplinary Actions by The State Board
- What Would You Do?
- Other Matters of Consideration
- National Use of Force Policy
- Types of Liability
- You be the Judge
- Internal Ballistics
- External Ballistics
- Terminal Ballistics
- Selection of Caliber
- Revolvers vs. Semi-Automatics
- The Revolver
- The Semi-Automatic
- Failure to Feed
- Failure to Fire
- Failure to Extract
- Failure to Eject
- Ammunition Malfunctions
Firearm Range Qualifications
- Proper Stance
- Proper Grip & Draw
- Sight Alignment, Sight Picture, & Trigger Control
- Firearm Range Safety
- Range Procedures & Rules of Conduct
- Range Commands for Semi-Automatic Pistol
Successful completion of the State of GA Armed Security Officer Course will allow you to receive your Blue Card license from whatever agency or agencies you will be working for. Your company/companies will apply for this license for you.