Security Officer Firearms Training


The security officer must have completed the 16 hr PPS “Basic Security Officer Training”. The security officer will attend the 20hr (3 Day) “PPS Firearms Training”. The blocks of instruction include Legal Issues, Safety, Handgun Operation & Maintenance, Marksmanship Fundamentals, Night Firing and Shotgun. The security officer will receive a certificate of completion after passing the written exam and firearms qualification.

Firearms Qualification:
The security officer must pass with 200 points/80% of the daytime and nighttime qualification. The shotgun (optional) qualification is daytime only with an 80% passing grade. 

At the completion of training, the security officer may work armed with a copy of their application and firearms certificate. These documents must be kept on their person while on duty. 

Student will need to bring the following items:

  • 400 rounds of handgun ammunition.
  • Semiautomatic Handguns only.
  • No Firearm No Problem. You may rent a handgun for $10 daily. This does not include the price of ammunition.
  • Magazines (minimum of 2).
  • Holster.
  • Magazine Pouch.
  • Belt.
  • Hat.
  • Proof of ID (Drivers License, State ID, Passport or Military ID).
  • Flashlight.


Cost of Class: $200

Scheduled Class:  This is a 3 day class

Class Location:

8210 Creedmoor Road Suite #203
Raleigh, NC 27613

Range Location:

3921 Old Holly Springs – Apex Rd
Apex, NC 27539

To register please complete the following:

*Payment Options (Due to limited seating, payment is required before class)

*No Refunds

1 Credit Card select “Buy Now”
2 Money Order Please mail to: Stephen Bill
P.O. Box 98173
Raleigh, NC 276243.
3 No Checks Please

Student Information

– Click on the “Student Information” tab

– Complete the form