This is a discussion on Training - NJ Firearms Academy within the Defensive Carry & Tactical Training forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Director/Chief Instructor - Lateif Dickerson has been shooting for 26 years and began formal firearms training at the age of 19 under retired Vietnam Vet ...
Director/Chief Instructor - Lateif Dickerson has been shooting for 26 years and began formal firearms training at the age of 19 under retired Vietnam Vet Ron XXXX (last name withheld), acquiring 'Certified Pistol Instructor' and 'Range Safety Officer' in1998, SDF 'Combat Handgunner' under Rich Altrath (School of Defensive Firearms), Qualified "Distinguished Expert'-handgun (NRA), Agency training - Hudson County Corrections, Completed NRA Law Enforcement Instructor Development School - USMC Weapons training Battalion, Quantico Va., PTC Methods of Instruction, PTC Capture, Contain, Control, in 1999; Certified Training Counselor in 2000. Weapons of Mass Destruction program, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), Glynco Ga.
Offering the Basic NRA courses in:
- Range Safety Officer
- Home Firearm Safety
- "Refuse To Be A Victim"
- Personal Protection
Non NRA beginner courses:
- Self Defense
- First Aid and CPR
- Canine Obedience
Level III training is restricted to LE, military and some Security professionals.
For those interested in advanced training they offer:
- Level II (Intermediate) Pistol, Rifle and Shotgun
- Level III (Advanced) Pistol, Rifle and Shotgun
- Level IV Tactical Response
- Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Concealed Carry
- Tactical Skills
- Defensive Tactics
- Fugitive Recovery agent certification
- Competitive (Bullseye) pistol
- Police Pistol Combat
- Precision (Comprehensive) rifle
- Sporting clay/ Trapshooting
They also train eligible candidates for:
- Rifle Instructor
- Pistol Instructor
- Shotgun Instructor
- Range Safety Officer
- Basic Concealed Carry
- Use of Force and Force Options
For a full list of their services please review the website. If you decide to register please mention that you were referred by "Mr. Reynolds NYC" in the ‘comments’ section of the registration form. Thank you.
Chief Lateif Dickerson
NJ Firearms Academy
231 Bay Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Tel: (201) 386-9451
Last edited by mrreynolds; August 28th, 2007 at 11:48 PM.