JLE157: FIREARMS UPDATE
This 16-40 hour variable course will provide students with instruction on tactical firearms and lethal force required by P.O.S.T. The course consists of hands-on practical skills training. Emphasis is on safety, knowledge of weapons and manipulative skills training. PREREQUISITE: Completion of POST Basic Academy or Equivalent.
- Demonstrate the disassembly, reassembly and care and cleaning of firearm.
- Officers are responsible for evaluating situations and deciding on the appropriate level of force.
- Demonstrate a minimum standard of tactical handgun proficiency with every technique, exercise, and course of fire.