Refresher Course FAQ

1. When do I have to complete my refresher course?

The refresher course must be given by the end of the guard’s first full calendar year and every calendar year thereafter after completing the required 40-hour training requirement.

2. 8 hour refresher training requirement breakdown

Registration Issue Date

1st Refresher Course Due No Later Than

2nd Refresher Course Due No Later Than

Prior to 2004

December 31, 2006

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2004 Through 06/30/2005

December 31, 2006

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2005 Through 06/30/2006

December 31, 2007

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2006 Through 06/30/2007

December 31, 2008

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2007 Through 06/30/2008

December 31, 2009

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2008 Through 06/30/2009

December 31, 2010

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2009 Through 06/30/2010

December 31, 2011

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2010 Through 06/30/2011

December 31, 2012

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2011 Through 06/30/2012

December 31, 2013

One Year Thereafter

07/01/2012 Through 06/30/2013

December 31, 2014

One Year Thereafter