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Course Objectives:

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.

Schedule:

  • 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: 
LMS Help Desk |  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Program Assistant
Sacheie Coaxum |   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
206.835.7329

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

 

Firearms Patrol Rifle Instructor, Course #2014


Firearms Patrol Rifle Instructor, Course #2014


Firearms Patrol Rifle Instructor, Course #2014

Course Description:

The Patrol Rifle Instructor course is a 40 hours in length and introduces the new WSCJTC Patrol Rifle Instructor Manual. This course is designed for the Officer who already exhibits above average rifle shooting/manipulation skills and will give them the knowledge and techniques to better transfer the other Officers. This course is NOT an advanced course NOR is it a remedial rifle training course for Officers with poor rifle skills. The majority of this training will be classroom training to develop the Officer into more of a Subject Matter Expert on the Patrol Rifle, live-fire range time will solidify the classroom training.

This Graduates of this course will receive specialized training on:

  • Trouble-shooting carbines

  • The use of optics and how to zero them

  • Ammunition selection

  • Rifle program justification

  • Coaching techniques to increase officers rifle shooting skills

  • An understanding of external and terminal ballistics and the factors which affect the bullet’s flight, and how to develop a departmental rifle program and qualification course.

Prerequisite: Achieve passing score on WSCJTC Level I Handgun Course.

Pre-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. Click here for the pre-qualification test and here for skill test.

Note: Applicants who fail the prerequisite entry range shooting test shooting test (qual) prior to the beginning of the class, at a pre-determined site, will be removed from the roster without any charge.

However, Applicants who fail the prerequisite entry range shooting test (qual) on day 1, will be removed from the class and charged the full course tuition fee.

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.

  • Dummy training pistol to fit your duty holster (red or blue gun - ASP or Ring's).

  • Eye protection (including clear glasses for night firing).

  • Hearing protection – electronic headphones and earplugs.

  • Copy of your agency’s firearms policies.

  • One duty flashlight and one backup.

  • Weapon cleaning equipment.

  • BDU type pants with cargo pockets.

  • Baseball cap.

  • Body armor.

  • Laptop and flashdrive.

REQUIRED ammunition:

  • 1000 rounds for rifle

  • 10 dummy rifle rounds

  • 200 rounds duty pistol

Course Material:   A link to the manual and the course materials will be given when accepted to class, approximately four weeks prior.

Cost: $500 Applicants agency provides ammunition.

Recertification: To retain your certification, this class should be attended within 3 years of last certification.

Cancellation/No Show:

Schedule:

  • Monday-Friday
  • 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

***Is this class full or not available???? Please complete the Course Interest SurveyPlease 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: 
LMS Help Desk |   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Program Assistant
Sacheie Coaxum |  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
206.835.7329

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

Revised April 2017

Session Start & End Date Location Status/Cost/Downloads
2024-1 July 13, 2017 Spokane Police Training Center
2302 N Waterworks
Spokane WA
Open  / $100  

Non cancelled no shows will be charged $100
2024-9 August 10, 2017 Richland Range
3230 Twin Bridges Rd
Richland WA 99354
Open  / $100  

Non-Cancelled no-shows will be charged $100
2024-2 September 12, 2017 WSCJTC
19010 1st Ave
Burien WA 98148
Open  / $100