LET573 – 2.00 Hours


LS LET573 48$20.00Register


TEEX-Internet Moodle Campus

Texas A&M University Systems Building
College Station, TX 77845


Miles Lee Santo

Start Time

12:01 AM Monday, March 01, 2021

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or law@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Officers always have a firearm and these weapons play a large role in police work. Firearms by their very nature are a destructive device. Officers need to know safe, proper handling procedures for firearms to prevent unwanted catastrophes.

This course introduces the basic principles of firearms handling and firearms safety. Participants will be introduced to basic marksmanship principles and firearms functions to include, loading/unloading/reloading, stoppage clearance and positions shooting.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements TEEX Firearms Basics (Online) Course #78033.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

  • The mandatory completion/duration period for this eCourse is 45 days from the registration date.
  • To complete this course you are required to have a computer with internet access.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants
must review each module and complete all required course assignments,
activities, quizzes, and or end of course exam.


Broadband internet connection

Current browser:

  • Recommended – Mozilla Firefox 30 or higher, Google Chrome 37 or higher
  • Alternatives – Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Safari 7 or higher

Apple Quicktime Player 10 or higher

Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher

Adobe Flash 11 or higher


  • Firearm safety
  • Drawing firearms
  • Shooting
  • Tactical movement
  • Weapon malfunctions
  • Loading weapons
  • Unloading weapons
  • Use of cover

Suggested Audience

Peace officers, first responders, and any individual interested in firearms.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 2.00 hours – Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

Other Information

  • Videos used in this course are available on the TEEX YouTube channel; however to obtain TCOLE credit for this topic, participants must register, watch the videos, and successfully complete the course exam.
  • After registering online for this course, you will receive an
    email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a
    confirmation within one hour, please contact us at (979) 845-6677or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu

Contact Information

Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433
Email: law@teex.tamu.edu

Payment Info

  • Credit Card – Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
  • Purchase Order – Complete registration form and send to ilepse@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
  • Check – Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX – LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

Refund Policy

  • Refunds are not available for eLearning courses, nor may the course be transferred from one customer to another.

Excellent course for patrol crime scene or anyone who will be documenting evidence for any court purpose or case.

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