National Law Enforcement Academy

Special Police Officer & 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 Special Police Officer Course

This course of study provides students with comprehensive instruction on Maryland law enforcement & security fundamentals providing a solid foundation for growth. Upon completion, the student will understand; the U.S. Constitution, Maryland law, deadly force, use-of-force, probable cause, and law enforcement fundamentals including; legal issues, basic first aid, patrol techniques, report writing, interviewing & interrogation, gangs & drugs, crime prevention, courtroom procedures, corrections, and terrorism awareness.


D.C. Special Police Officer Course

This course of study provides students with comprehensive instruction on D.C. law enforcement & security fundamentals providing a solid foundation for growth. Upon completion, the student will understand; the U.S. Constitution, D.C. law, deadly force, use-of-force, probable cause, and law enforcement fundamentals including; legal issues, basic first aid, patrol techniques, report writing, interviewing & interrogation, gangs & drugs, crime prevention, courtroom procedures, corrections, and terrorism awareness.


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 a 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 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 training requirement to apply for a D.C. Concealed Carry Permit.