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Commonwealth Criminal Justice Academy

(540) 322-3000 | DUNS #832518505 | Cage #5SCN0 | DCJS #88-1499

Available LE Courses

  • LE Handgun
  • LE M4/Carbine - Patrol Rifle
  • DCJS Instructor's Course
  • SWAT
  • SNIPER
  • Active Shooter
  • High Risk Warrant
  • Pursuit Drivers Course
  • ​Officer Survival


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REGISTER for class today! Online registration DOES NOT guarantee a class seat. A minimum deposit of 50% is required (Deposits are non-refundable). Please call (540) 322-3000.

LE Handgun

Available Course(s)

Develop safe weapon handling skills and weapon fundamentals

  • Safety Rules
  • Marksmanship Fundamentals (Front Sight & Trigger Control)
  • Weapons Malfunctions (Type I/II/III)
  • Weapons Draw (5 Step)

Develop tactical skills, reduce reaction time and increase efficiency, accuracy and confidence.

  • Handgun I
  • Stance and Grip
  • Firing Techniques
  • Reload and Malfunction
  • Multiple Targets
  • Fire and Maneuver
  • Firing Positioning
  • Strong/Support hand firing
  • Low Light Shooting Techniques

Diagnostics exercise, analysis, and improvement of the shooter's core technical skills.

  • Handgun I & II
  • Diagnostics Exercise (Torture Dots)
  • Reloading (Speed, Tactical, Emergency)
  • Concealed Carry
  • Shooting From and Around Vehicles
  • House Movement & Tactics
  • Ground Fighting
  • Stress Course
  • Diagnostics Exercise (Improvement Evaluation)

LE Remedial Firearms Training (1,2,3 days) - Call for Information

Required Material

Pistol, Holster, Magazines (3), Magazine Holders, Belt, Wraparound Eye Protection, Ear Protection, Rain Gear, Weapons Cleaning Kit, Appropriate Clothing.

Ammunition:

300 Rounds (Handgun)



LE M4/Carbine-Patrol Rifle

Available Course(s)

Develop safe weapon handling skills and weapon fundamentals

  • Safety Rules
  • Marksmanship Fundamentals
  • WeaponsMalfunction (Type I/II/III)
  • Maintenance
  • Weapons Handling
  • Shooting Techniques (Cover/Barricade)
  • Weapons Transition (Carbine to Handgun)

Develop tactical skills, reduce reaction time and increase efficiency, accuracy and confidence.

  • Carbine I
  • Gear Placement
  • Stance and Grip
  • Firing Techniques
  • Reload and Malfunction
  • Multiple Targets
  • Fire and Maneuver
  • Firing Positioning
  • Strong/Support hand firing
  • Low Light Shooting Techniques

Diagnostics exercise, analysis, and improvement of the shooter's core technical skills.

  • Carbine I & II
  • Diagnostics Exercise (Torture Dots)
  • Reloading (Speed, Tactical, Emergency)
  • Concealed Carry
  • Shooting From and Around Vehicles
  • House Movement & Tactics
  • Ground Fighting
  • Stress Course
  • Diagnostics Exercise (Improvement Evaluation)

LE Remedial Firearms Training (1,2,3 days) - Call for Information

Required Material

  • Rifle/Carbine (M4/AR-15/M16/AK/H&K/FN)
  • Tactical Sling, 30 Round Magazine (3), Magazine Pouch (Carbine & Pistol), Handgun w/Semi-Auto Strong Side Holster, Pistol Magazines (3), Handheld light/pouch, Spare Batteries, Knee Pads, Wraparound Eye Protection, Ear Protection, Cap, Gloves, Weapon Cleaning Kit, Spare (Parts & Firearms)

Ammunition:

  • 500 Rounds (Carbine)
  • 100 Rounds (Handgun)


DCJS Instructor Courses

Required Course

  • Regulations Review and Legal Issues
  • Ethical Standards
  • Records Requirements and Other Related Topics
  • Techniques of Instruction Delivery, Including Practical Exercises
  • Legal Issues
  • Techniques of Delivery of Instruction and Other Related Topics


CCJA Tactical Course Availability

Tactical SWAT Course(s)

This course builds upon the tactics taught in the ACADEMI SWAT I course. The first day starts with a firearms warm-up, including a pistol and long-gun qualification course, and provides a review of the topics covered in the basic SWAT course, including a basic clearing refresher. The remainder of the course will use classroom and practical instruction to develop advanced techniques used for building clearing and other tactical scenarios. Students will use these techniques in challenging, practical situations to create a solid foundation that will enable them to plan and execute a warrant service and hostage rescue.


This course is open to all officers who conduct warrant service, fugitive apprehension, SWAT operations and drug search warrants who are in need of sound tactics and techniques to conduct these operations efficiently and safely.

  • SWAT I (5 days)
  • SWAT II (5 days)
  • SWAT III
Tactical Course(s)
  • Sniper I (5 days)
  • Sniper II (5 days)
  • Active Shooter Response (5 days)
  • High Risk Warrant Service (5 days)
  • Pursuit Driver Training (2 days)


Officer Street Survival

This 3 day intensive Street Officer Survival course engages law-enforcement officers in realistic scenarios designed to enhance the decision-making and physical skills required during unforeseen violent encounters. Each scenario is a replication of a real life-threatening incident encountered in the line of duty. The course focuses on the fundamentals of shooting, tactical pistol and carbine/patrol rifle skills and aims to teach student how to prepare for, survive and succeed in lethal encounters.


Our Street Officer Survival Course involves classroom theory and extensive range time, including force-on-force scenarios using Simunition® FX® firearms.


*Our Street Officer Survival Course includes force-on-force scenarios

The primary mission of the Commonwealth Criminal Justice Academy (CCJA) is to provide the highest quality, state-of-the-art law enforcement training to meet the needs of its students. CCJA also provides high quality advanced and specialized training to federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies. The staff is comprised of current and former law enforcement trainers. 

CCJA goal is to provide every law enforcement officer in the country with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to PREVAIL a lethal encounter.


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