What if I get injured and cannot qualify with my firearm?

  1. The Chief of Police, Sheriff or Agency Administrator may request a Training Extension of the time limit for completion of in-service training under the following conditions 6VAC20-20-40 (if submitted prior to the training due date):
    1. Illness,
    2. Injury,
    3. Military service,
    4. Special duty assignment required and performed in the public interest,
    5. Administrative leave involving the determination or worker’s compensation or disability retirement issues, full-time educational leave or suspension pending investigation or adjudication of a crime; or
    6. Any other reason documented by the agency administrator.
    7. Failing to pass in-service compulsory minimum training standards and requirements within specified time limits is NOT a valid reason for a training extension.