When

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM CDT
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Where

St. Paul Police Department - Outdoor Range 
600 Lafayette Rd North
St. Paul, MN 55130
 

 
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Contact

Sgt. Justin Miller 
St Paul Police Department's Professional Development Institute 
6512665416 
justin.miller@ci.stpaul.mn.us 
 

Pistol and Carbine Instructor Prep Course (Prerequisite course) 

This course is designed as a firearms prep course for the Pistol & Carbine Instructor course. The main goal of this course is to cover fundamental firearms skills which will be tested during the firearms portion of the Pistol and Carbine Instructor course. This prepatory course will reinforce prior firearms training and will give attendees a firm foundation to continue to build his/her skills especially through the Pistol and Carbine Instructor course.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

  • Loading and unloading
  • Drawing and holstering
  • Three (3) types of reloads
  • Two (2) types of malfunction clearance 
  • One-handed shooting and firearm manipulation
  • Positional shooting
  • Equipment set-up
  • Shooting at distances of 3-25 yards

The qualification events which will require an 80% score during the Pistol and Carbine Instructor course will be fired and do include the following:

  • Draw and fire on a timed exposure
  • Emergency, tactical and combat reloads
  • Level one and level two malfunction clearance
  • Positional shooting at 25 yards
  • One-handed shooting with weapon and reaction hand only

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:  

  • Issued handgun and at least three magazines (five magazines if single stack)
  • Issued duty carbine, three magazines, and all related gear
  • Duty belt and all related pouches
  • Eyes and ear protection
  • Knee & elbow pads (optional)
  • Ball cap (optional)
  • Clothing for the weather and comfortable footwear
  • Extra batteries and related gear for sights
  • AMMUNITION (Practice Rounds): 500 rounds - Handgun, 500 rounds - Carbine     **unused ammunition will be used in the Pistol & Carbine Instructor course 

COST:       $125.00 per person     

**THIS IS A MANDATORY, PRE-REQUISITE COURSE FOR THE PISTOL AND CARBINE INSTRUCTOR COURSE (June 8-12, 2020.) THOSE REGISTERING FOR THIS PREP COURSE MUST ALSO ATTEND THE MAY INSTRUCTOR COURSE.

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