Armed Off-Duty Encounters

LET579 - 16.00 Hours

Description

This course is designed to introduce students to various methods of carrying and shooting handguns from concealed carry positions.

Being a law enforcement officer is a 24 hour a day, seven days a week career. Cops need to be armed and ready for deadly encounters on duty and off. The emphasis of this course is off duty/on duty plain clothes concealed carry of handguns and how to deploy those handguns safely and effectively from various concealed carry positions.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Concealed Carry for Law Enforcement Officers Course #3836.

Price shown is for commissioned Texas peace officers or non-commissioned personnel employed by a Texas law enforcement agency. Additional fees will apply for out of state and others.

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence at (800) 423-8433 or law@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This course is designed to introduce students to various methods of carrying and shooting handguns from concealed carry positions.

Being a law enforcement officer is a 24 hour a day, seven days a week career. Cops need to be armed and ready for deadly encounters on duty and off. The emphasis of this course is off duty/on duty plain clothes concealed carry of handguns and how to deploy those handguns safely and effectively from various concealed carry positions.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Concealed Carry for Law Enforcement Officers Course #3836.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

  • Handgun with at least three magazines or two speedloaders
  • 500 rounds of factory ammunition (no handloads)
  • Sturdy belt capable of supporting a holster
  • Concealable, strong side belt holster required for live fire exercises (i.e. paddle, inside waistband, or pancake style). Holster should not collapse upon draw and should remain open for one-handed re-holstering. Shoulder, ankle, and fanny pack holsters will be allowed for demonstration but not for live fire practice.
  • Jacket, vest or other garment used to conceal the weapon
  • Wrap-around eye protection, hearing protection and a hat or cap with a brim must be worn during all firing exercises and are the student's responsibility

Topics

Reasons for carrying a concealed handgun+Methods of concealed handgun carry+Selecting holsters and clothing for effective concealed handgun carry+Safely drawing and deploying a handgun from concealment

Suggested Audience

  • Currently Commissioned Peace Officers

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Other Information

    Contact Information

    Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
    Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

    Resources

    Payment Options
    • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
    • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
    • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

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