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08E: Shotgun Entry Level Course

6VAC20-171-365. General firearms training requirements.
A. Firearms training endorsement is required for all private security services business personnel who carry or have immediate access to a firearm while on duty. Each person who carries or has immediate access to firearms while on duty shall qualify with each type of action and caliber of firearm to which he has access.
B. Each person registered as armored car personnel, security canine handler, detector canine handler, private investigator, alarm respondent, locksmith, central station dispatcher, electronic security sales representative, electronic security technician, or electronic security technician's assistant must complete entry-level handgun training in order to apply for a firearms endorsement.
C. Each person applying for a registration as an armed security officer/courier must complete security officer handgun training in order to apply for a firearms endorsement.
D. Each person registered as a personal protection specialist must complete entry-level or armed security officer handgun training and advanced handgun training in order to apply for a firearms endorsement.

08E: Shotgun Entry Level Course

6VAC20-171-380. Entry-level shotgun training.
A. Shotgun classroom training. Individual must first successfully complete entry-level or security officer handgun training. The entry-level shotgun classroom instruction will emphasize but not be limited to:
    1. Shotgun handling techniques
        a. Identification of shotgun parts
        b. Slings – traditional sling, single point sling, 3 point sling
        c. Cruiser carry conditions
        d. Cruiser safe
        e. Chambering
        f. Reloading
        g. Transition from handgun to shotgun/shotgun to handgun (if applicable)
        h. Malfunctions
            (1) Immediate actions procedures
            (2) Remedial action
         i. Proper care and maintenance
         j. Shotgun retention
         k. Ammunition management and identification
         l. Range safety
         m. Dim light/low light
     2. Fundamentals of shotgun marksmanship
         a. Grip
         b. Stance (position)
         c. Sight alignment
         d. Sight picture
         e. Trigger control
         f. Breathing
         g. Follow through
3. Written examination

Total hours excluding examination (3 hours)

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