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Armed Security Officer Licensing Course

July 19 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm


Armed Security Officer
Licensing Course

Friday, July 19th

Registration Ends On July 9th

If you are interested in hosting a private class contact us

This Is A ONE DAY Course

6:00 am to 1:00 pm: Classroom – Lecture
Location: Lee Kay Public Shooting Range, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Armed Security Officers
  • Continuing Education Requirements
  • Firearm & Ammunition Safety
  • Safe Storage
  • Parts & Actions
  • Loading/Unloading/Reloading
  • Cleaning & Maintainance
  • Duty Gear & Equipment
  • Fundamentals Of Marksmanship
  • Malfunctions & Clearing Techniques
  • Safe Draw & Presentation
  • Laws

– Working Lunch

  • Written Test

1:00 pm to 7:00 pm: Range
Location: Lee Kay Public Shooting Range, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Live Fire Practice
  • Live Fire Range Qualification Test
  • Fingerprints For Licensing


All Students Must

  • Be at least 18 years old AND meet the minimum requirements
  • Have a valid Utah unarmed private security officer license OR recently completed the Unarmed Private Security Officer License training
  • Have a background check from the Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI)* obtained within the last 30 days.
  • Bring ALL of the following ten (10) required items to both days of this course
    If You Do Not Have ALL Required Items You WILL Be Sent Home

        1. Semi Automatic Handgun
        2. Duty Holster (at least a level 2 retention – cannot be a restricted holster)
        3. Three (3) Handgun Magazines
        4. Magazine Holder (that holds at least two magazines)
        5. Belt (leather or duty)
        6. Flashlight (if it is weapon mounted you must still have a hand-held light)
        7. Flashlight Holder
        8. Ammunition – at least 300 rounds of factory-new ammunition
          Absolutely No Reloaded Or Specialty Ammunition
          We Have Ammunition In Stock – See Our Store
        9. Cleaning Kit
        10. Eye & Ear Protection

      See more information on our list of required equipment.

  • Wear weather-appropriate clothing (Collared Shirt, Pants, Jacket, Wet/Cold-Weather Gear, Etc.)
  • Wear closed-toe shoes/boots (no sandals)
  • Attend and complete ALL required training
  • Pass the armed written final examination with at least an 80% before being able to continue to the live-fire range portion of this course
  • Pass the live-fire qualification with at least an 80% to receive a certificate of completion

* A background check is required to be brought to the course. It is used to verify your eligibility to attend the course and must be submitted with the application to receive the interim (temporary) armed private security officer license by email within 24 to 48 hours after submitting the license application. This is a separate $15 fee paid to BCI.


  • Hat
  • Water/Hydration System
  • First Aid Kit
  • Sun Screen/Insect Repellent


  • Handguns MUST BE UNLOADED in a holster, case, or range bag BEFORE entering the building.
  • All firearms will be verified unloaded by the instructor(s) prior to students entering the classroom.
  • Ammunition is not allowed in the classroom. Leave ALL Ammunition In Your Vehicle
  • All students must sign a Waiver and Release of Liability prior to live fire training, which will be completed in the classroom.
  • Students are expressly prohibited from being under the influence of alcohol or any other controlled substance which may affect judgment or coordination while attending this course.

This Course Must Have A Minimum Of 5 Students Or It WILL Be Cancelled

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(801) 382-7432
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Lee Kay Public Shooting Range
6000 West 2100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84128
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(801) 972-1326
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