Private Security Basic Handgun (OPOTC) 20 hour
Great Oaks Police Academy is offering a firearms course to meet the Ohio Peace Officer Training Council (OPOTC) mandate for the private security professional to carry a firearm during employment. The course will review the Ohio legal aspects of carrying a firearm, malfunction drills, firearms home safety, range/firearm rules/regulations and range practice on the handgun shooting stages.
Great Oaks firearms instructors are Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) certified.
Students will be tested both in the classroom and on the range. (No single action/sub compact weapons permitted on the range.)
Students are to bring firearm, belt, holster, 2-speed loaders or 3 magazines, a flashlight and a minimum of 350 rounds of ammo (no reloads or steel core) and gun cleaning kit.
Rental: $30.00 (weapon)
Or call 513.771.1142.
Payment: Due at registration
2017 Class Dates:
October 7, 2017 - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm (Saturday and Sunday)
November 6, 2017 - 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm (Monday-Friday)
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Enter the Great Oaks Firing Range at the back of the Public Safety building. DO NOT bring firearms into building until approved by instructor.