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Act 235 Applications

Individuals applying for initial certification as a Lethal Weapons Agent should select the link below. Individuals who have current or previous law enforcement training or certification have the option to apply for waivers of the training requirements within the application.

Certification under Act 235 is typically valid for five years and the expiration date is marked on the certification card.  Certification will not be renewed once it expires and certified individuals who fail to complete all required actions prior to expiration will be required to apply for initial certification. 

Submit a renewal application no earlier than six months before the expiration date listed on the certification card.  Applicants who are approved to attend renewal training have six months to complete renewal training. 

Individuals applying for certification as a School Director or Instructor should select the appropriate link below.