Title 37, Chapter 21
requires that all training done under the Lethal Weapons Training Act be accomplished
by schools certified by the Commissioner.
Certified schools must use approved locations and certified instructors
when conducting Lethal Weapons Training.
There are three categories of certified instructors under the Lethal
Weapons Training Act 235; Academic, Skills, and Firearms. Title 37, Chapter 21, § 21.41 establishes
criteria and eligible applicants may choose to be certified in any or all the
categories. Follow the steps below to
apply for certification.
Step 1: Complete an online instructor
application using the TACS System. Log
in as a First Time User on the left side of the screen. If the system
recognizes your information, you may be instructed to select the other option
to log in with your existing profile, also on the left side of the screen. Once you are in the system select the Home
Act 235 button and select the Instructor Application. Scroll down to select
Review the minimum
requirements for each type of instructor certification located in the Act 235
regulations §21.41. Provide all required
information, upload required documents and submit when finished.
Step 2: Once your application has been successfully submitted, you will
receive an automated email from Identigo/Morphotrust with instructions for
scheduling your fingerprint session.
**You must be fingerprinted
at one of the approved Identigo/Morphotrust locations.
Step 3: Correspondence will be sent to the provided address notifying
you of the status of your application and providing instructions for further