a. An applicant for a Class “D” license must submit proof of successful completion of a minimum of 40 hours of professional training at a school or training facility licensed by the department.
Both course D and G are offered Monday through Friday and alternative Saturdays. Class hour are 10am-6pm during the week.
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WHEN YOU FIRST APPLY FOR A CLASS “G” LICENSE: In order to qualify for the Class “G” license, you must successfully complete 28 hours of range and classroom 9 training pertaining to the use of firearms in connection with duties regulated under Chapter 493, Florida Statutes. The training must be obtained from a licensed Class “K” Firearms Instructor within the preceding 12 months. The 28 hour-course curriculum and the time that should be devoted to each of the subject areas included in the curriculum are indicated on the below. Note that the law stipulates that no more than eight hours of the training shall consist of range training.
TYPES OF LICENSES
a. Security Officer — Class “D” license — Any individual who performs security services must have a Class “D” Security Officer License and must own or be employed by a licensed Class “B” Security Agency or branch office. Class “D” licensees may not enter into subcontractor agreements with any licensed agency or other business entity.
Sections 493.6301(4) and (5), F.S. b. Statewide Firearm License — Class “G” license — Any individual who carries a firearm while on duty must have a Class “G” license in addition to his Class “D” or manager’s license.