In accordance with Florida Chapter 493, Class “G” licensed armed security officers are required to complete 28-hours of classroom and range instruction under the direction of a Class “K” licensed instructor. The armed security guard certification training is obtained by completing 20 hours of classroom instruction and 8 hours of firearm instruction at a gun range. The firearm portion of the class is meant to provide basic firearm usage and safety and to meet the armed security training requirements of the state-regulated shooting sequences to show proficiency with a firearm. Day One and Day Two are conducted as ten-hour classroom days.  Day Three includes 8-hours of range instruction and final qualification

The Florida Armed Security Officer Course covers all information required by the State of Florida for Class “G” license applicants, including:

  • Florida Gun Laws
  • Gun Safety
  • Florida Statues 493, 775, and 790
  • Firearms Safety & Mechanics
  • Civil Liability & Use of Force Issues
  • Handgun Marksmanship
  • Care and Maintenance of Firearms
  • Other required topics
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship
  • Weapons Handling
  • State Firearms Qualification
  • Gun Laws and Florida Statutes 493,775,776,790
  • Shooting from behind a Barricade
  • Shooting Platforms (Standing, Kneeling, Prone)
  • Live Fire Marksmanship Training
  • State of Florida Firearms Qualification (148 Rounds)


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