Strategic Training Academy

Phone Number: 
(703) 462-0714
How to Apply: 

You must register on our STA Online Training Portal for classes. Please go to to get started.

To Receive Credit from DCJS you must Submit: 

The course will be submitted to DCJS immediately upon completion and passing exam score. You must, however, submit a DCJS renewal registration application and fee to renew your registration. For Armed, after passing the online portion, you must contact us to set up your range qualification time, once you pass the range it will be submitted to DCJS.


Online Courses Offered: 
01I - Security Officer In-service
07R - Handgun
08R - Shotgun
09R - Advanced Handgun
10R - Patrol Rifle
Website URL:
Alternative Courses Offered: 
Firearms Instructor Entry-Level
Firearms Instructor In-Service
General Instructor Entry-Level
General Instructor In-Service