Swainsboro Police Department and Emanuel County Sheriff Office will host the Civilian Weapons Course on Saturday March 23rd at 8:00 am. Applications can be picked up at the Swainsboro Police Department and the Probate Court. Only 10 individuals will be picked per class. Please be at the Swainsboro Police Department Court Room at 8:00 am to begin the classroom portion of the course and the group will then followup at the Firing Range located behind the Emanuel County Jail. All instructions and cost are attached to the applications.
The civilian weapons course is designed as an introductory level course in basic instructions of handguns for individuals who have a valid Georgia Weapons Carry License and who strive to handle their firearm confidently and safely.
The overall goal is to instruct the participant on the fundamentals of shooting which will include firearms safety, and Georgia Law. This program is the first step in developing overall understanding of owning and operating a firearm in Georgia.