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Sentri Institute


Firearm Courses

Our qualified instructors will teach you basic essentials needed. Advanced courses for our experienced students.


Security Courses

Learn the fundamentals of firearms handling and essential legal knowledge; with a STRONG focus on safety for everyone.


Specialty Courses

Specialty Courses include Concealed Carry & (CCW)
Firearm Safety Certificates.


Virtual Courses

 Our Virtual courses cover new owners, CA laws and improving skills.


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About Our Courses

All of our courses are designed based on the needs of our clients.  Take a look!

Our Firearm Courses

Our Firearm course are designed for both first time shooters and experienced shooters. 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.

Basic Firearm Course - $165

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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

Advanced Firearm Course - $195

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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

Security Courses

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



  • 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

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8 Hour Course - $65

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  • 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 - $150

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  • 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 - $195

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  • All In One Bundle
  • Includes 8 Hours + 32 Hours Course

Exposed Firearm Permit - $199

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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

Specialty Courses

  • Concealed Carry (CCW)
  • Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC)
  • Active Shooter Survival Training

Concealed Carry (CCW) Courses

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.


  • You must have your own weapon before you register for this course
  • Note: San Diego residents will have to undergo 16-hours of training for their CCW certification, per County requirements. Must Call to make an appointment.

Initial CCW Course - $225

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  • Initial CCW course consists of 8 hours of training.
  • Classroom and live fire exercises.
  • 2nd caliber is included.
  • San Diego residents will have to undergo 16-hours of training for their CCW certification, per county requirements. MUST CALL to make Appointment.

Renewal Course - $95

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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 (FSC) Courses

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.

Firearm Safety Certificate - $25

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  • Test will be conducted at FT3

A.L.I.V.E. Active Shooter Courses

ALIVE Active Shooter Survival Course - $115

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Business requirement under Federal OSHA Act of 1970.

Critical Shooter Survival Skills Learned:

  • A – ASSESS, Stop ASSESS what may be happening
  • L – LEAVE, Let everyone around you know they need to LEAVE
  • I – IMPEDE, Try to IMPEDE the killer’s ability to get you
  • V – VIOLENCE, When no other option appears attack with VIOLENCE
  • E – EXPOSE, When you think it’s over, evaluate your situation and EXPOSE your position

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Virtual Courses

  • Shooting Skills
  • Firearm Laws
  • Free New Owners Course

Virtual Courses

We are proud to offer online courses that aim to educate, improve and provide crucial essential knowledge you will need to be a responsible firearm owner.

Improving Your Shooting Skills Course - $75

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  • With knowing the basics, take your shooting accuracy to the next level by learning how to fine tune your skills!

California Firearms Law - $60

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Learn the laws to limit your liability in a bad situation, keep your family safe and most importantly out of jail!

Essentials For New Firearm Owners - Free

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Learn the basics of how to be a responsible new firearm owner within your community!

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Head Office

12534 Valley View Street
Suite #182
Garden Grove, CA 92845

Training Facility

FT3 Tactical
8230 Electric Avenue
Stanton, CA 90680

Call Us

(949) 591-9747