Pistol Mounted Optics Transition Course

Course Hours: 16.0 Hours

Course Description

The Pistol Mounted Optics Transition Course is an introduction to pistol mounted optics. This is a two day, workshop style course that allows an officer to become more familiar and comfortable with their pistol mounted optic. The course will cover fundamental skills necessary to effectively utilize a pistol mounted optic.

Training Outcomes

At the end of this course, the officer will be more proficient drawing, transitioning between targets and running the pistol with mounted optics with both hands, weapon hand only and support hand only.


There are no prerequisites.

Who Should Attend

This course should be attended by any Law Enforcement Officer who has been issued or carries a pistol with a red dot optic.

Special Notes

Officers should bring a semi-auto pistol with mounted optic, agency issued duty belt and holster, magazine pouch, three magazines, ear protection, eye protection, and a hat with a brim. Ammunition will be provided in calibers: 9mm, 40 SW, 45ACP, 45GAP.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
05/21/2024 05/22/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAI24438 Register
07/09/2024 07/10/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAI24583 Register