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SLR / Patrol Rifle Instructor Course (Law Enforcement Only)

LENGTH OF COURSE:  5 days (45 hours)

TUITION:  $650 (No extra charge for P.O.S.T. credits (L.E.))   


Course description:

APT Firearms Academy's SLR / Patrol Rifle Instructor Course is designed to teach law enforcement instructor candidates the proper methods of instructing students in the use of the SLR / patrol rifle.  This course discusses legal issues, use of force, and department policies.  It will greatly increase the candidate’s teaching and shooting ability.  This course includes classroom sessions and range time.

Prerequisite:  Must be an established law enforcement firearms instructor for admittance to this instructor course.

This is a Missouri P.O.S.T. approved course


Topics covered:

  • Instructor greeting and introduction

  • Preparation, delivery, and documentation of training

  • Methods of instruction

  • Training aids

  • Safety and carry conditions

  • Diagnosing and correcting shooters’ errors

  • Establishing instructor standards

  • Lowlight qualifications

  • Running live-fire courses


Equipment needed:

  • Patrol rifle with tactical sling

  • 1,000 rounds of ammunition (NO SS109 or green tip allowed)

  • Magazine pouches (can be purchased from the APT Pro Shop)

  • Elbow & knee pads

  • Hat

  • Snivel gear

  • Hearing and eye protection

  • Handgun

  • Holster and magazine pouches

  • 3 magazines (minimum)

  • 100 rounds of ammunition

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