Certified Firearms Specialist
This course is hosted by the Seattle Police Department.
The course is a 3-day session, with optional online testing for certification. The course-author is a retired ATF Special Agent and former ATF National Academy firearm-staff member who co-wrote ATF’s firearm tech & ID training. Attendees will perform hands-on examinations of numerous firearms. Numerous handouts are also provided as instructional aids, and attendees will receive a certificate of attendance. This training has also been approved by the IAI, ABMDI, NSSF, Sonoran Desert Institute, CSI Academy of Florida, and the Instructor is a Technical Advisor to AFTE. He has delivered this training at the International Law Enforcement Academies in Africa and Europe, and to numerous federal and large state and local law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, Homeland Security, the US Marshals Service, the Boston, Chicago, Seattle, and St. Louis Police Departments, and many others.