BSIS Firearms

Become an armed guard by obtaining a BSIS exposed firearm permit.

You may not carry a gun on duty without having been issued a Firearm Permit from the BSIS.

This course is offered the first Tuesday and Wednesday of each month from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Training requirement is 16 hours, with live fire on day 2.


Please remember to bring:

  1. Picture ID
  2. Guard Card
  3. Proof of citizenship from the following: U.S. Birth Certificate, Current U.S. Passport, DD-214, or any documentation from INS showing legal residency
  4. Enough cash for extra targets or ammunition (if you need them)


*All weapons must be unloaded and in a locked case before entering the facility.

Course Cost: $150 (Includes range fees, eye and ear protection and target)

Live Scan required ($109)

State Fee: $80 (paid to BSIS when you submit your application)




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