***DUE TO THE OVERWHELMING INTEREST, The women's firearms safety class is now FULL. We will be announcing future classes very soon!
The Douglas Police Department will be conducting a Women’s Firearms Safety and Familiarization course on March 10, 2018 at the Douglas Police Department Training Facility located at 581 Victor Bray Rd. Class will begin at 8:00 A.M. and will conclude at approximately 5:00 P.M.
The course covers legal issues including: use of force and deadly force, firearms carry, shooting fundamentals and live fire practice.
Depending on weather conditions the morning hours will be spent in the classroom and we will travel to the range after lunch.
Items that you will need to bring: A safe and operable handgun and holster, one box (50 rounds) of ammunition. If you do not have a handgun, we have a few to loan. If you intend to use one of our handguns you will need to furnish ammunition in either 9mm or 38 special.
You do not have to be a resident of Douglas to attend this course. It is open to all women that are legally eligible to possess a firearm. If someone under the age of 18 wishes to attend they must be accompanied by a legal female guardian.
There is a small fee of $10.00 to cover the cost of targets and other supplies.
Registration forms are available from the Douglas Police Department or contact:
Commander Bart McCulloch at (912) 384-2222 Ext. 3616, (912)393-4356 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org