National Law Enforcement Academy

Private Detective & Firearms Courses

Spaulding Security & Investigations, LLC. has partnered with the National Law Enforcement Academy for security-police and firearms training. Together, we train, credential, and sponsor student-trainees whom have successfully completed the programs of study.


Maryland Private Detective Course

This course of study provides students with a comprehensive understanding of how to conduct private investigations in the State of Maryland. Upon completion, the student will be able to conduct their own investigations at the state/federal level, perform fixed/mobile surveillance, research the law, and conduct undercover operations. This course also provides the student with a comprehensive form series for a multitude of investigations.


Maryland Handgun Qualification License (HQL) Course

The HQL is required to purchase a handgun in the State of Maryland. The course of study includes; Federal law, Maryland law, firearms safety, pistol nomenclature, and basic marksmanship. This course satisfies the training requirement to obtain an HQL.


Maryland Permit to Carry Handgun Course

The Maryland Practical Police Course is required to be completed by law prior to applying for a Permit to Carry a Handgun in the State of Maryland. The course of study includes; Federal law, Maryland law, firearms safety, pistol nomenclature, and basic marksmanship. This course satisfies the 16-hour training requirement to apply for a Permit to Carry a Handgun.


D.C. Concealed Carry Permit (Pistol) Course

The D.C. Concealed Carry Permit is required to carry a concealed handgun in the District of Columbia. The course of study includes; Federal law, D.C. law, firearms safety, pistol nomenclature, and basic marksmanship. This course satisfies the 16-hour training requirement to apply for a D.C. Concealed Carry Permit.