07/31/2027
$75.00person

Course Information

The Armed Guard Refresher course is an 8-hour block of instruction that meets the requirements set by ARS 32-2632 and AZ DPS for an armed guard’s annual refresher application.

***Off-year mandatory training***

Reference AZ DPS lihttps://www.azdps.gov/licensing/sg for information about which course of instruction is right for you, or contact our Instructor via email at Training@dbackshootingsports.com

COST:
$75.00

PREREQUISITES:

Unarmed/Armed Guard 24 Hour 

Prerequisite needs CURRENT unarmed and armed guard cards

NOTES:

Must be lawfully allowed to train with firearms. 

What this course covers

  • Armed guard procedures
  • Required 8 hour annual refresher course for Armed guards
  • Law and legal procedures and ARS statutes
  • De-escalation of a hostile situation
  • How to set up a duty belt
  • Safe firearm handling
  • Proper firearm grip, stance, draw, and defensive shooting
  • 50 round qualification with duty firearm for Armed guards, range fee INCLUDED in course cost

Required Gear

  • A privately owned firearm
  • Duty/belt with holster and two mag pouches
  • 50 rounds of ammunition for qualification (additional ammunition for any re-qualification)
  • Range appropriate attire (NO open-toed shoes)
  • Eye and Ear Protection, Sun Protection
  • Note taking material for the classroom portion
  • NO RENTALS

Our Instructors

A US Army 1st Infantry Division medic, JD served in Operation New Dawn in Iraq (2010-2011) a Medic. After his active duty service, he contracted as a civilian worldwide and continued to provide operational medical support across the Middle East and Africa. In addition, he served with Arizona’s own 1/158th National Guard unit. He taught over 200 Combat Life Saver (CLS) Courses during his time in service and has firsthand experience in combat trauma.

 

-NREMT and Combat Medic Trained
-Warrior Leader Course (WLC) 2013
-United States Army NCO

A US Army 82nd Airborne Reconnaissance Infantryman, and Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran (2008-2009), I also spend as much time as possible outside hunting and fishing. Having countless hours training with multiple weapon platforms from crew served weapons to pistols, and having trained military, law enforcement, and civilians. I organized Diamondback Training Center’s teaching methodology following Murphy’s law, and taking equal portions of military, law enforcement, and civilian training environments to give our students the best experience possible.

 

-NRA Certifications: Refuse to be A Victim Instructor, Range Safety Officer, Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Inside and Outside the Home Personal Protection Instructor
-Arizona Department of Public Safety, Unarmed and Armed Security Guard Instructor
-Arizona Game and Fish Hunter Education Volunteer Instructor
-Sabre Red OC Spray Instructor
-ASP Baton, Handcuffing, and Flashlight Tactics Instructor
-CPR Certified

Upcoming Scheduled Courses

* To register click on one of the courses below

30 Apr
ARMED GUARD REFRESHER 8hr 4/30/2020

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Thursday @ 9:00 am 7030 E. Broadway
Tucson, AZ 85710 United States
21 May
ARMED GUARD REFRESHER 8hr 5/21/2020

To register for this course click the link above!

Thursday @ 9:00 am 7030 E. Broadway
Tucson, AZ 85710 United States