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Protectors Pistol Course (VA 07E and 09E)

Course Description:

The ultimate basic and advanced handgun program for the public or private personal protector. A sophisticated, all-encompassing shooting course designed for all aspects of personal protection by the Executive Protection Institute. A program designed to teach the unique skills necessary for concealed carry and the precise use of a handgun in all applicable protective situations.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What does this course cover?

  • The Fundamentals of Handguns
  • Safety
  • Proper Operation
  • Ammunition
  • Proper Maintenance and Storage
  • Shooting Techniques
  • Multiple Target Engagement
  • Shooting From Various Positions
  • Reactions to Attacks: Foot Movement
  • Concealed Carry Proper Draw and Fire Skills
  • Holsters, Weapons and Equipment Choices
  • Reduced Light Operations
  • Shooting Scenarios: Evacuation and Formation Drills and Exercises
  • Walking and Protective Shooting Style and Techniques
  • Final Shooting Qualification

What does tuition include?

Classroom instruction, hands-on shooting and instruction on a live-fire range, special program notebook and certificates issued by the Executive Protection Institute.

What is not included?

  • Lodging accomodations
  • Ammunition

How much ammunition do I need?

We recommend 1,000 of ammunition for the handgun you will be shooting.

Do I need to bring my own handgun and equipment?

NO. Students may bring their own weapons and equipment or utilize school handguns (Glock 19), magazines, pouches, holsters, flashlights, shooting glasses and protective hearing devices.

Are there any suggested items I should bring?

YES. We recommend knee pads, jacket/shirt to be used for concealment of handgun, sunscreen, gloves, hats, etc.

Is this a Certified Virginia DCJS course?

YES. This program meets and exceeds the Personal Protection Specialist Basic and Advanced Handgun Course (07E and 09E) required by Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services to perform as an Armed Personal Protection Specialist. 

If you will be carrying concealed while working, you will also need a concealed handgun permit in the Commonwealth of Virginia and a letter from your employer authorizing you to work in an armed capacity.

**Discounts Available for Current NLA Members and Groups of 3 or more  

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Event Id:  185
Course Date(s): Monday, October 21, 2019  Through:    Friday, October 25, 2019
Time: full days;    
Tuition: $750.00
  Winchester   VA.