47 Hour Firearms Training Course for Armed Security Guards

This is a 47 hour course required by New York State as the first step in obtaining a special armed guard
registration card from the New York State Department of State. To attend the course students must
possess a valid pistol license pursuant to NY Penal Law Section 400.00 and a valid NYS security guard
registration card. The course consists of 7 hours of NYS Penal Law Article 35 (Use of Force/Deadly
Physical Force) and 40 hours of range instruction and qualification. To successfully complete the course
the student must pass a written examination on Article 35 and qualify with a handgun.