Police Firearms Instructor – Tazewell County Range, Tremont, IL

Police Firearms Instructor – Tazewell County Range, Tremont, IL

08-13-21 8:00 AM - 08-15-21 4:00 PM
Tazewell County Range
Address: 21306 Illinois Route 9, Tremont, IL
21306 Illinois Route 9, Tremont, IL

CENTRAL ILLINOIS POLICE TRAINING CENTER

Brian Fengel, Director

Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan: jswan@icc.edu

Heather Grove: hgrove@icc.edu

Police Firearms Instructor Course

August 13-15, 2021

8am – 4pm

Class will meet at: Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office Range
2106 Illinois Route 9, Tremont IL

Enrollment Deadline: August 6, 2021

Course Size: Minimum – 10 Maximum – 16

Course Objective
The purpose of this course is to teach new Firearms Instructors how to run a safe and efficient range. Two of the most important skills that will be taught are basic gun handling and marksmanship skills. Each student will learn how to look at a shooter’s target and diagnose what the possible issues are to increase accuracy. This course will concentrate on helping new shooters or shooters that have issues with qualifying, by coaching them through the firing process.

Course Content
Topics covered/Methods of Instruction
• Stances (Weaver, modified Weaver, Isosceles)
• Draw sequence
• Grip
• Sight alignment, sight picture
• Trigger press (anticipation)
• Follow through
• Malfunction Drills
• Coaching Skills/Techniques
• Developing Cost Effective In-Service Training (live fire targets, whole body hands, use of other types of targets)
• Teach Backs
• Reading targets (what could be causing the issues for the shooter) • Level changes • Use of flashlights/weapon lights

Please bring 400 rounds

Police Firearms Instructor – Tazewell County Range, Tremont, IL