Kleiber Investigations and Training
HANDGUN INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION
Nov. 30 – Dec. 4, 2020
Grand Junction, Colorado
to Register: Contact Dave Kleiber
This 44–hour, Colorado POST approved, Handgun Instructor Certification course is designed to provide law enforcement officers the necessary skill and knowledge to develop and operate a law enforcement firearms/handgun program for their agency or assist teaching handgun skills in a police academy setting.
Students will be required to pass the Colorado POST Handgun Qualification Course on day one of training.
Failure to pass the qualification will result in removal from the course. Students must be a current sworn Law Enforcement Officer.
Students will learn how to develop and maintain a firearms program, manage and operate firearms ranges, instruct handgun skills, and diagnose shooting errors and make sustainable corrections in other shooters.
Students will develop the ability to instruct the following:
• diagnose and correct shooting errors
• legal and appropriate use of force decisions
• weapons maintenance
• fundamentals of shooting
• “combat” shooting techniques
• use of various positions and cover
• efficient weapons manipulations
• malfunction clearances
• understanding wound ballistics
• tactics and techniques for fighting with the handgun
• extended range shooting
• low light / night techniques.
Students should expect a fast paced and physically active learning environment that will include running, kneeling and quickly assuming various unique shooting positions.
Student Must Provide:
•Duty handgun w 3 magazines
•Duty belt / holster
•1000 rds handgun ammo
•Ballistic vest (optional)
• 5 dummy rounds
• Hat, ear protection, eye protection (both sunglasses and clear eye pro)
• Weapons mounted light (optional)
The training staff is comprised of individuals who have a wealth of experience as instructor trainers and utilizing these weapons in real world situations; from police patrol duty and police special weapons teams, to military Special Operations conducted in the War on Terrorism.
Covid 19 Precautions:
Safety measures such as the use of facial masks, hand sanitizers and social distancing, that have been approved by Colorado POST for skills training in the Colorado Law Enforcement Training Academies will be enforced.
To register/more information:
Contact Dave Kleiber
Rocky Mountain Gun Club
545 31 RD
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grand Junction Police Dept.
Ofc. Tyler Hinton
This custom course includes a handgun instructor and carbine instructor course for the North Carolina National Guard.
Register through CSOC:
This 44-hour, POST-approved Carbine Instructor Certification course is designed to provide law enforcement firearms instructors
the necessary skill and knowledge to develop and operate a law enforcement carbine program for their agency. Students will
learn how to develop and maintain a carbine program, operate training ranges, diagnose shooting errors then make sustainable
corrections in other shooters. The student will develop and practice the ability to instruct: appropriate set up and accessories
for the carbine, weapons maintenance, fundamentals of shooting, proper zeroing, “combat” shooting techniques, use of various
positions and cover, efficient weapons manipulation skills, malfunction clearances, understanding wound ballistics, tactics and
techniques for fighting with the carbine, extended range shooting, low light / night techniques, and use of optical sights.
• Student must be a sworn Law Enforcement Officer
• Completed basic handgun/firearms instructor certification
• Completed carbine/patrol rifle operator certification
Student Must Provide:
o Carbine w/ tactical sling
o Duty belt / holster / handgun
o 1000 rounds carbine ammunition
o Tactical vest (optional)
o 200 rounds frangible carbine ammo
o Shooting mat (optional)
o 200 rounds handgun ammo
o Binoculars or spotting scope
o 5 dummy rounds
o Hat, ear protection, eye protection (both sunglasses and clear eye pro)
o 3 (or more) magazines
o Weapons mounted light
o Notebook and pen
o Laptop computer if available *
*all classroom materials will be provided on a computer thumb drive. Students will need a laptop computer to view the materials
Students should expect a fast paced and physically active learning environment that will include running,
kneeling and quickly assuming various unique shooting positions.
The training staff is comprised of individuals who have a wealth of experience as instructor trainers and utilizing these weapons in real
world situations; from police patrol duty and police special weapons teams, to military Special Operations conducted in the War on
CARBINE INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION