PC 832 Firearms | 07/21/2024 - 07/27/2024

All students will need to obtain a DOJ clearance letter. The completed DOJ clearance letter must be brought in on the first day of the course to continue with the course. The procees to obtain this letter takes approximately 6-10 weeks depending on how busy the DOJ is. Registration for this course will close 6 weeks prior to the start of class.

The Firearms component of the P.C. 832 course is a 24-hour course which covers topics such a firearm safety, handgun familiarization, firearms care and cleaning, shooting principles, and range qualification. This course is designed to provide the students with the firearms safety factors and precautions, firearms shooting principles including range firing of handguns. In order to receive a certificate of completion for the course, you need to successfully pass the Firearms Skill Examination. ANY student with a convicted felony and certain misdemeanors will not be allowed to possess a firearm in California.

NOTE: Agency letterheads will no longer be accepted. All students will need to obtain a DOJ clearance letter. DOJ letters over six months old at the start of class will not be accepted. You will earn 0.5 units of college credits.

State law (PC 13511.5 requires that prior to enrollment in the firearms course, students obtain a firearms clearance through a criminal records check conducted by submission of fingerprints. The fingerprint check is submitted through the livescan system and usually costs the student between $90.00 and $100.00 (approximately).

You must enroll with Moreno Valley College as a student for the Summer Semester at: https://www.opencccapply.net/gateway/apply?cccMisCode=962

  1. Select “Create an Account” if you are a New User or “Sign Up” if you are a Returning User. As a New User, you will have to create an account first before starting the application process.
  2. Enter the following Enrollment information as you complete the application:
  3. Term applying for:   SUMMER Semester
  4. Bring a copy of your Application Confirmation Page to first day of class. This form provides your name, confirmation number and date submitted to the college and will help us register you into the class. You can also obtain a copy of this page by accessing “My Applications.”

 Please note: Financial Aid applicants are required to declare an academic program of study and educational goal consistent with your SEP, otherwise select:

  1. Educational Goal: Select: Earn a Career Technical Certificate w/o Transfer
  2. Major Category:   Select: Public Safety
  3. Intended Major or Program of Study: Law Enf. Basic Peace Ofcr Academy Intensive Certificate
  4. Any questions, please contact Moreno Valley College at (951) 571-6370

Course Hours: 24     Times: Vary each day     POST Plan: IV     Course # 2200-80101


07/21/2024 0800 - 1700
07/23/2024 1700 - 2100
07/25/2024 1700 - 2100
07/27/2024 0800 - 1700

LOCATION: Meet at BCTC Range
Ben Clark Training Center
16791 Davis Avenue
Riverside, CA 92518

• All attendees shall arrive in duty uniform or casual range attire
• Handgun .38 cal or higher (No single action pistols allowed) (leave firearm in vehicle on first day of class)
• Belt Holster with retention
• 2 speed loaders (for revolvers only)
• 3 Magazines
• Body armorer (if you have it)
• Eye Protection
• Ear Protection
• Cleaning kit
• *500 rounds factory ammunition (reloads not allowed at BCTC range)
*RSD personnel will be provided ammo

• Hat with brim or bill
• Sun Block
• Snacks
• Water

*Please contact the course coordinator if you need to cancel a participant.

NOTE: Tuition is due 10 days prior to start of class. If payment is not received, you will be dropped from the class. Cancellations made less than 10 days before the first day of class will result in loss of tuition.

Event Properties

Event Date 07-21-2024 8:00 am
Event End Date 07-27-2024 5:00 pm
Capacity 20
Available space 6
Cut off date 06-28-2024 8:00 am
Individual Price $484.00
Coordinator Name CSO II Heidi Wines
Coordinator Email hwines@riversidesheriff.org

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