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P1’s Firearms Training Guide: How to master simulation and scenario-based training

Read about the best practices for police firearms instructors to improve officer performance


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When officers receive insufficient training with their sidearm or long gun, the consequences can be tragic. Therefore, perhaps the most important training topic for law enforcement is firearms proficiency.

In this Police1 Digital Edition, sponsored by Meggitt, we examine some of the best practices in how police firearms instructors can ensure that they are delivering the best quality training possible.

Learn more about:

  • How to conduct safe and effective force-on-force scenario training
  • What cops can learn from civilian active shooter response training
  • Key considerations for setting up a firearms simulator program

You can view the issue as a digital edition or download as a PDF.


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