Date & Time:

May 30th, 2021 at 7am



We'll meet at 8am at the Draken Training Division Station  7625 Hayvenhurst Av, Van Nuys , CA 91406

Then we will go at California Tactical Academy 6700 Holser Canyon Rd, Piru, CA 93040 for the rest of the day


Pass your Permit for BSIS Exposed Firearm Application given by a Bureau-certified firearms training instructor at Draken Security Training. Become Armed Security Officer in California


Our BSIS-approved training includes everything you’ll need to apply for your California Firearms Card, including:

- Ammunition 9mm (100rds)

- Classroom Training

- Range Training

- Firearms Manual Range fees (One Caliber)

- Firearm rental

- Targets

*+$50 for each additional caliber

CA Exposed Firearms Permit Course Overview:

  • Legal and moral aspects of firearm users.

  • Firearms nomenclature and maintenance.

  • Situational case studies and live simulator scenarios.


Range Training:

  • Firearm safety and handling practices.

  • Fundamentals of accuracy.

  • Firearms qualification.



  • Must have a current California Guard Card or attended PWA’s Guard Card class.

  • Must be 18 or older.

  • Be a United States Citizen or have a permanent legal alien status.

  • Free from all felony and some misdemeanor convictions. (call for misdemeanor disqualifiers).

  • Pass a fingerprint check through the FBI and California DOJ.

  • Pass Written and Range Examinations given at the end of the course.


  • California Exposed Firearm Permit through BSIS.


- Live-scan fingerprinting

- Only 9mm Pistols will be provided - If you want to be qualified for any other caliber, bring your own firearms and Ammo (50rds).


Even if you are licensed or registered in the security field, you may not carry a gun on duty whether loaded or unloaded unless you have been issued an exposed firearm permit by the Department of Consumer Affairs. California Exposed Firearms Permit must be kept on your person at all times while on duty.

Our California Exposed Firearms Permit training seeks to provide essential education and certification to those wishing to work in the security field. Even if you are already licensed and registered in this field, you are not able to carry a gun on duty. This applies to both loaded and unloaded weapons. However, you can obtain the right to carry a firearm if you are issued with an exposed firearm permit by the Department of Consumer Affairs. Our California Exposed Firearms training is designed to provide you with the knowledge and experience required to obtain this permit.


After you are done here, you will submit your application packet to the BSIS along with their application fee of $100 in the form of a check or money order. Then, once they receive & process your paperwork, they will mail you the information on setting up your Psychological assessment with a company called PSI for a fee of $60.



BSIS Exposed Firearms Permit 07-18-2021