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09E: Advanced Handgun 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.

09E: Advanced Handgun Course

6VAC20-171-390. Advanced handgun training - required for the entry-level personal protection specialist who wishes to have firearms endorsement and optional for other armed registrants.
A. The entry level handgun training is a prerequisite for taking the advanced handgun training.
B. Advanced handgun classroom training.
    1. The advanced handgun training will include but not be limited to:
        a. Firearms safety;
        b. Civil and criminal liability;
        c. Concealed carry law and authority;
        d. Function of firearms in close protection operations;
        e. Deployment of firearms in close protection operations;
        f. Use of force;
        g. Principles of advanced marksmanship; and
        h. Decision-making for the personal protection specialist.

Total hours (excluding written examination) - 14 hours

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