This class is a recertification of Firearms Patrol Rifle Instructor Course #2014 and is 8 hours in length and should be attended within 3 years of last certification. This course will provide the current rifle instructor with the contemporary techniques and theories.


Course Objectives:

  • Introduce participants to contemporary techniques & theories for firearms instruction.
  • Instruction on the use of duty optics.

Course Topics:

  • Instructor Manual Review
  • Deployment & manipulation exercises
  • Marksmanship Qualification

Course Requirements:

  • A shooting test will be administered by a qualified Firearms Instructor of your choice who has successfully completed Level One Handgun Instructors within three years or a Level One Handgun Instructor who has attended an update if their certification is older than three years.
  • A passing score on the qualification shooting test will be needed for course completion.
  • Students must read and be prepared to identify components as the class progresses:
  • Students are required to download or print the manual.  It is the students responsibility to have the manual available to them on the first day of class.  A link will be sent one week prior.
  • Students are required to submit the following information with your application (either on-line or on the paper application).
    • Model of patrol rifle.
    • Caliber of patrol rifle.

Prerequisite: Patrol Rifle #2014 and Handgun Update #2015 (#2015 within the last 3 years), or by permission of the WSCJTC Firearms Training Manager


REQUIRED equipment for EACH student:

  • Agency issued/approved rifle with agency optics and iron sights or just iron sights, sling (recommend tactical), optional light mount. All applicants will bring a duplicate spare rifle in case of weapon malfunction.
  • Spare magazine carrier (either belt or weapon mounted)
  • Minimum of 3 rifle magazines.
  • Dummy training rifle with sling (red or blue plastic – ASP or Ring’s).
  • Duty handgun and Patrol duty belt with a minimum of 3 pistol magazines.
  • Eye protection (including clear glasses for night firing).
  • Hearing protection – electronic headphones and earplugs.
  • One duty flashlight and one backup.
  • BDU type pants with cargo pockets.
  • Baseball cap.
  • Body armor.
  • Laptop and flash drive

REQUIRED ammunition:

  • 500 rounds for rifle
  • 10 dummy rifle rounds
  • 100 rounds duty pistol

Recommended equipment:

  • Rain poncho/parka.
  • Water bottle.
  • Knee pads.
  • Elbow pads.

Dress Code & Identification:

  • Visitors attending training at WSCJTC are encouraged to wear their agency logo shirt/uniform or agency ID badge while on campus.  If you are not wearing agency identification, you will be asked to check in at the front desk and will be provided with a clip-on visitor's identification card.


  • One Day (see dates below)
  • 08:00 am-05:00 pm

Cost:   $100


Cancellation/No Show:

  • Deadline: If, for any reason, it becomes necessary to cancel the application, you must notify the registrar via email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Seven days prior to class.
  • Fee:
    • Non-cancelled “No Shows” and failure to pass the entrance qualification will be charged the entire course fee.

***Is this class full or not available???? Please complete the Course Interest Survey. Please Note: This is not a waiting list.  You will not be contacted by WSCJTC unless there is enough interest to generate a class being scheduled.  At that time we will contact everyone that has shown interest so that applications can be submitted.


How To Apply:

Online Registration-LMS

(Only agency authorized personnel can access this tool. Contact your Training Manager on your local procedures).

Questions Contact: 
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Program Assistant
Sacheie Coaxum |   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Course, Program or Policy Questions:

Program Manager 
Mike O’Neill |  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Phone: 206.835.7375


Session Start & End Date Location Status/Cost/Downloads
2024-5 April 13, 2017
5233 Malaga-Alcoa Hwy
Wenatchee WA 98828
Cancelled  / $100  

Non-Cancelled no-shows will be charged $100
2024-3 April 20, 2017 Clark County Sheriff's Office
902 NE 192 Ave
Vancouver WA 98684
Open  / $100  

Non-cancelled no-shows will be charged $100
2024-4 June 29, 2017 Tacoma PD Firing Range
101 McMurray Rd NE
Tacoma WA 98422
Open  / $100  

Non-cancelled no-shows will be charged $100
2024-1 July 13, 2017 Spokane Police Training Center
2302 N Waterworks
Spokane WA
Open  / $100  

Non cancelled no shows will be charged $100