International Protective Service Academy

a Division of International Protection Group, LLC. 481 Eighth Avenue, Suite 1570, New York, NY 10001 212-947-1681 Fax 212-594-0889 Web:

NYS 47 Hour Firearms Training Course
NYS 8 Hour Annual Firearms Course


This is a basic course which fulfills all the New York State Armed Guard Mandatory 47 hour Firearms Training as required by the NYS Dept. of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), when fully completed. All NYS basic requirements are taught, first in the classroom, then on the range (for those with NYS/NYC Pistol Permits). This course is an excellent introduction to firearms for the first time shooter. Classroom instruction includes firearm safety for revolvers, semi-autos, and long arms, basic fundamentals, nomenclature, use of physical force/deadly force, and a written test. Range sessions include basic shooting exercises, barricades, dim light shooting, reloading, and a proficiency test. A NYS approved certificate is issued upon successful completion of the 47hr course. A Classroom only certificate is also available for those interested.

Classroom Sessions at the IPSA Classroom 481 Eighth Avenue, Manh. (at 34th Street) Suite 1570. (C, A, E, LIRR) Range Sessions at the Coyne Park Pistol Range, Yonkers. (both close to public transportation).
  The next class will be scheduled soon.
Typically, classes are Tuesdays
4 PM to 11 PM IPSA, Suite 1570, NYC
  TBA 5 PM to 11 PM IPSA, Suite 1570, NYC
    TBA 4 PM to 11 PM IPSA, Suite 1570, NYC
    TBA 5 PM to 11 PM Coyne Park Range, Yonkers
  TBA 5 PM to 11 PM Coyne Park Range, Yonkers
  TBA 5 PM to 11 PM Coyne Park Range, Yonkers
32 hours classroom, 18 hours range sessions, 50 total hours of instruction
Full 47 hour NYS course is $500. 8 Hour Annual Firearms Course is $100 (1 class & 1 range session). Payment plan & Group Discounts available.

Includes workbook & handouts, range fees, and Certificate. Students must bring own firearm (pending license students may rent), own leather gear, 500+ rds of ammo.Ear/eye protection, and Discount ammo available. Call for more info.

INSTRUCTORS: Jerry Heying,

CPP, PPS has over 30 years of Security experience and is a NYS Firearms/General Topics Instructor, NRA Security Firearms Instructor, Glock Instructor and Armorer, and has extensive worldwide training and experience in Executive Protection and Firearms Instruction. John Negus, Ret NYPD Sgt has over 30 years Law Enforcement and Security experience. Both Instuctors have training from NYPD, Heckler & Koch, Gunsite, Smith & Wesson Academy, Glock, International Chiefs of Police, National Rifle Association, Executive Protection Institute, Street Survival Seminars, Tony Scotti, and many others.

Call 212-947-1681 to place your Reservation now!!!

IPSA offers a full-range of training programs that suit the needs of individuals and the largest corporations. We offer standardized training as well as customized training programs to suit your organization’s specific needs:

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