(a)  To acquire successful completion of the "Specialized Firearms Instructor Training," "Specialized Driver Instructor Training," "Specialized Subject Control Arrest Techniques Instructor Training," "Specialized Physical Fitness Instructor," and the "Specialized Explosives and Hazardous Materials Instructor Training" courses, the trainee shall:

(1)           satisfactorily complete all required coursework as specified in the course abstract of the "Specialized Firearms Instructor Training Manual," the "Specialized Driver Instructor Training Manual," the "Specialized Subject Control Arrest Techniques Instructor Training Manual," the "Specialized Physical Fitness Instructor Training Manual," and the "Specialized Explosives and Hazardous Materials Instructor Training Manual" as published by the North Carolina Justice Academy; and

(2)           demonstrate proficiency in all required motor-skill and performance subjects as specified in each specialized instructor training manual.

(b)  Should a trainee fail to meet the minimum criteria on a motor skill or performance area, he or she shall be authorized one opportunity for a re-test at the discretion of the school director. Such re-test must be completed during the original course and prior to the trainee's being administered the comprehensive written examination. Failure to meet the required criteria on a re-test requires enrollment in a subsequent course.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 17C-6; 17C-10;

Eff. February 1, 1987;

Amended Eff. June 1, 2013; August 1, 2000; July 1, 1989;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 25, 2019.