Our mission is to improve the skills, tactics and mindset of anyone who seeks to protect themselves, loved ones or clients in life-threatening situations.
OPOTC Firearms Training for Private Security
Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission OPOTC OPOTA – Basic Handgun
Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC/OPOTA) 20 hour certification course requirement for Ohio licensed private security and private investigators to go armed with either a semi-automatic handgun or a revolver.
Ohio Armed Security Guard Training
If you want to carry a firearm for a living then this is the course to take! We offer the most advanced course in Ohio. Don’t trust your training to just anyone. This OPOTC 20 hour pistol course teaches the most comprehensive firearms training that will not only satisfy the Ohio state requirements but will give you a foundation that will train you to protect lives and avoid violent encounters during your career in private security. Your life depends on the absolute best training from experts in the field. Again, this is the most advanced course in Columbus Ohio.
You must attend both days in their entirety to receive your Ohio Peace Officers Training Certificate (OPOTC). We maintain small class sizes so that you receive an in-depth course with enhanced practical training. Our classes are for MEN and WOMEN.
Upon successful completion of this OPOTC/OPOTA course, students will receive an Ohio Peace Officers Training certificate.
To be certified in both revolver and semi-auto the 20hr course must be taken for each gun. Cost – $165.00
OPOTC Basic Handgun - Class Schedule
|Date||Time||Revolver - $165||Semi-Auto - $165|
|January 26 & 27, 2019||7am-5:30pm|
|February 9 & 10, 2019||7am-5:30pm|
|March 23 & 24, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|April 27 & 28, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|May 25 & 26, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|June 22 & 23, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|July 27 & 28, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|August 24 & 25, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|September 14 & 15, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|October 27 & 28, 2019||8am-6:30pm|
|November 23 & 24, 2019||7am-5:30pm|
Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission OPOTC Requalification
Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) 5 hour annual re-qualification course for handgun and shotgun.
Cost – 1 Gun – $95.00, 2nd Gun + $30.00, 3rd Gun + $20.00.
OPOTC Requalification - Class Schedule
|Date||Time||Cost: 1 Gun – $95.00, 2nd Gun + $30.00, 3rd Gun + $20.00.|
|February 3, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|March 3, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|April 7, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|June 9, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|July 14, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|August 11, 2018||(8am to 12pm)|
|September 1, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|October 13, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|November 10, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
|December 8, 2019||(8am to 12pm)|
Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission OPOTC – Shotgun
Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) 5 hour certification course requirement for Ohio licensed private security and private investigators to go armed with a shotgun. The 20hr basic handgun course is a pre-requisite to take this course.
Cost – $115.00
OPOTC Shotgun – Class Schedule
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Serving the Columbus Ohio firearms training needs including:
Dublin, Gahanna, Grove City, Hilliard, Upper Arlington, Reynoldsburg, Worthington, Downtown, Westerville, Whitehall, Canal Winchester, Clintonville, Bexley, German Village, Grandview Heights, New Albany, Short North and Powell.
3971 Hoover Road #235 Grove City, OH 43123
Briar Rabbit Ohio Shooting Sports
2949 Granger Hill Road, Zanesville, OH 43701