Course Number: R2 306
Description: BASIC FIREARMS (Handgun only) INSTRUCTOR COURSE
This is the P.O.S.T. Approved BASIC FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR COURSE for LE personnel interested in becoming a P.O.S.T. Certified Firearms INSTRUCTOR. Upon completion of this course attendees should have the skills necessary to instruct officers. Completion of this course is required to obtain the P.O.S.T Firearms Instructor endorsement. However, completion of this course does not guarantee the issuance of the Firearms High Liability endorsement.
This course includes the 2023 curriculum changes made to the Firearms Instructor Program. Participants will conduct presentations, participate in group testing, technique demonstrations, and must pass key performance indicator testing which may include timed skills tests and exit performance measures testing, such as a qualification course. Students will be required to run and sprint, assume low profile positions (kneeling, prone), shoot from unusual positions, and be able to work around barricades and other obstacles such as vehicles.
NOTE: THERE IS NO REMEDIAL TRAINING TIME. Students who fail any portion of the course will be dismissed and the full tuition cost will remain due; no refund or tuition rebate will be available.
Registration PREREQUISITES, (not subject to waiver)
COURSE REQUIREMENTS for all students
No remedial training will be provided. This test will not be scored, but failure to meet minimal safety and performance requirements will result in dismissal from the course.
Credit Hours: 40
Location: Chubbuck Police Department, 5160 Yellowstone, Chubbuck, ID 83202
Cost: $ 625.00 Payable to Idaho POST
(Tuition does not include meals, travel, and/or lodging)
POST Master Instructor: Shane Manning, Jeff Eldridge
POST Coordinator: Matt Bloodgood
Registration: Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.
For additional information regarding this training venue contact Chubbuck PD Sgt. Shane Manning at firstname.lastname@example.org
This course DOES NOT cover shotgun.