Firearms Training – Basic

Firearms Training

This course is designed to accommodate shooters of all levels; from the first time shooter to an experienced shooter with over 10 years of experience.  This course teaches the fundamentals regarding the usage of firearms. Any combat veteran, police officer or experienced shooter will tell you that before they go out on a mission, patrol or training scenario; the basics is what is always touched up on, trained and reviewed.

  • 1 Hour Class Instruction

  • 1 – 2 Hour Range Time

  • Rental Included

  • Firearms Safety

  • Shooting Fundamentals

  • Firearms Mechanics

  • Basic Weapons Maintenance

  • Laws of Deadly Force

$155.00Add to cart

Firearms Training – Advanced

Firearms Training Services

This course builds upon the fundamentals of the Basics Course.  It will introduce many of the real world applications of firearms manipulation techniques currently used by our armed forces and law enforcement personnel.  Lets face it, In the real world their will likely be no instance where you will be confronted while standing behind a shooting stall with all your equipment laying out in front of you.

  • 1 Hour Class Instruction

  • 2 – 3 Hour Range Time

  • Rental Included

  • Refresher of Basic Course

  • Timed Marksmanship

  • Tactical Reloads

  • Low-Light Target Acquisition

  • Holster Draw

  • Retention Shooting

$190.00Add to cart

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Security Officer Training

Security Guard Card Class

$60 - 175
Security Guard Card Class

Learn what it takes to keep people and property safe by acquiring the essential threat detection and deterrence skills.

Requirements for Initial Registration

  • Must be at least 18 years old

  • Undergo a criminal background check and complete a Live Scan

Training Requirements

  • Power to Arrest Training (8 hours) must be completed prior to the issuance of a guard card

  • Remainder 32 hour course of security officer skills must be completed within 6 months of registration

  • 8 hour refresher course must be completed annually

Security Guard Registration Fact Sheet
Paper Application for Security Guard
Online Application for Security Guard

8 Hour Course

  • Power of Arrest

  • Discussion of Escalation in the Use of Force

  • Crime Prevention and Observation Techniques

  • Trespass Laws and Enforcement Implications

  • Terrorism

  • Sharing and Coordination of Intel


32 Hour Course

  • Public Relations

  • Observation and Documentation

  • Liability/In-depth Legal Aspects

  • Employer Policies

  • Evacuation Procedures

  • Officer Safety

  • Search and Seizure (more advanced that the PTA course)

  • Access Control

  • Evidence Preservation

  • Work Place violence

  • Handling difficult people

  • Chemical Agents

  • Crowd Control

  • Communication and its Significance


40 Hour Course

  • All In One Bundle

  • Includes 8 Hours + 32 Hours Course


Exposed Firearm Permit

Exposed Firearm Permit

For currently active security guards taking it to the next level. This course will add a layer of threat detection and deterrence education while also supplementing the use of a firearm.


  • Must have your own weapon or your employers registered weapon BEFORE you sign up for the course.
  • Moral and Legal aspects of carrying a firearm

  • Firearm Nomenclature and maintenance

  • Handling a firearm and the fundamentals of marksmanship

  • Emergency Procedures

BSIS Firearms Permit Fact Sheet
Initial Firearm Permit Application
Renewal Firearm Permit Application

$190.00Add to cart


Security Officer Training

Concealed Weapons Carry (CCW)

$95 - 215
Security Guard Card Class

Get the training needed to get your concealed weapons permit today! In this class, you will learn some of the most advanced shooting techniques as well as a in-depth detailed understanding of every aspect of firearms law within the State from firearm penal codes to roles and responsibilities of a responsible concealed carry holder.


  • Must have proof of completion of at least a basic firearms course from a recognized company
  • You must have your own weapon before you register for this course

Initial CCW Course

  • Initial CCW course consists of 16 hours of training spanning two days.

  • First day is all classroom.

  • 2nd day consists of live fire exercises.

  • 2nd caliber offered free of charge // additional caliber is an additional $25.



  • Renewal fee is $95.

  • Consists of one day training lasting 4 hours. 2 hours in the classroom for refresher and 2 hours at the range for re-qualification.


Firearm Safety Certificate

$30 - 40
Exposed Firearm Permit

Order your certificate right here and get an appointment scheduled to take a test. The FSC is a mandated requirement by the state of California for anyone wishing to purchase a firearm. The certificate is good for 5 years.

  • Appointment is required to take the test, send email to  Location will be provided upon purchase.
FSC Study Guide

Firearm Safety Certificate

  • Test will be conducted at FT3

Firearm Safety Certificate - At-Home Test

  • Take the test in the comfort of your own home as we deliver the service to your doorstep.
  • *Delivery is limited to a maximum of 15 mile radius of Garden Grove.

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