SSGT Firearms Instructor Course (New for 2023)

Subject: 80-hour SSGT Firearms Instructor Course

Instructor(s): Jack Nevils

Price: $1,400.00/officer

Reference:  200+ page SSGT Firearms Instructor Manual Included
Prerequisite: Score 70 points firing from 25 yards on a (NRA Official 50-Yard Slow-fire Pistol Target). 10 rounds must be fired in 60 seconds from the standing unsupported position. (The ‘7’ ring on the target is 11” in diameter).
First 40-hours Course Objectives:
  • Objectively reasonable use of force, the effects and mitigation of survival stress, and principles of weapons applications for deadly force encounters.
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship and professional weapon’s handling -safety.
  • Drawing of the pistol from the duty holster and presentation.
  • Weapon’s handling for running, kneeling, and prone shooting.
  • Sight alinement with iron sights and Red Dot sight / adjustment procedures.
  • Speed and reduced capacity magazines changes with handguns.
  • Malfunctions and Immediate Action Drills for handguns / Recoil Management
  • Drills, scoring, qualifications, and developing a course of fire.
  • Instructor development, coaching, and diagnosing shooter errors.
Second 40-hour Course Objectives:
  • Critical Task Evaluations (CTE).
  • Overhand, Underhand, Transition and Retention grips, Grounded Firing / 360
  • Use of Cover (Static and Moving) Threshold Drills
  • Shooting, Moving, and Communicating drills.
  • Weapons Applications for Tandem Search Tactics.
  • Bullet Performance on Vehicles / Use of Cover on Vehicles.
  • Problem Solving / Isolation Drill Development
  • Shooting Tests, Teach Backs, Written Test, Critiques, Certificates.
Equipment Needed:
·Tactical Gear – pistol, holster and 3 magazines and magazine pouches
·Protection for eyes and ears
·Ammo –1,200 rounds of pistol ammunition
(Factory loaded ammunition only)
(No re-loaded ammunition allowed)
·Inclement weather gear