Note: If you take a course from an instructor that is very short of 45 hours, you are taking a chance of loosing your license. Don't Do it!!
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Level 3 Armed Security Officer Course
Course: $200.00(includes handgun qualification)
Optional: Shotgun Certification: $45
Pepper Spray Certification: $45
The Level III Training Course (minimum 45 hours) and test (including course of fire) is required for all* commissioned security officers and personal protection officers. This training course must be administered by a licensed Level III Training School and taught by a licensed Level III Instructor. The demonstration of firearm proficiency must be completed within 90 days of the application date.
Per Texas DPS
Hours Required: Up to 45 Hours
Licensed Issued: Yes, after passing written/shooting test
What to bring with you for the proficiency
Firearm (.380 or higher) Free Rentals Available
Ammunition (1 box that contains 50 rounds)
1 box of 12g-000 buckshot's (If you want to be certified with a shotgun as well)