Butler Tech Police Academy

Adult Education

Public Safety

Private Security Firearms Certification

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Butler Tech Firearms qualification

The Private Security Academy is not required to take this course.

Students/security officers should bring their unloaded handgun and an appropriate holster that fits their particular handgun model and caliber, 2 magazines with holders or at least 1 speed loader that is the correct type/size for their revolver, eye & ear protection, billed ballcap, and 250 rounds of ammunition. A limited number of handguns are available to rent at a price of $35.

Participant must provide 250 rounds of ammunition.

Please call 513.645.8350 with questions.

Enrollment open

In Person

Part Time

Private Security Firearms Certification

Course Highlights

This 20 hour training course meets the training requirements of ORC Section 4749.10 covering private security firearms training.

To enroll, you must download and complete the Enrollment Packet and submit them using the link below.



Books / Supplies

$35 if renting a firearm

Total Costs

$225 + $35 if renting a firearm

Next Upcoming Program

November 6

Private Security Firearms Certification: 11-06-2021 - 11-07-2021
Sat/Sun 8am-7pm
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus

December 4

Private Security Firearms Certification: 12-04-2021 - 12-05-2021
Sat/Sun 8am-7pm
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus

January 8

Private Security Firearms Certification: 01-08-2022 - 01-09-2022
Sat/Sun 8am-7pm
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus