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Finding a class that’s right for you.
Looking for basic firearm handling? Want to know how to take apart and care for your firearm? Seeking help improving your competition scores? We have the course for you and more. From executive protection to active shooter response, from close quarters combat and basic marksmanship to long range sniper training, the SIG SAUER Academy has provided the highest quality firearms and tactics training available anywhere in the United States for more than two decades.
Located on over 140 acres in Epping, NH - only an hour from Boston, MA – our facility features state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor ranges, tactical training areas, urban environments, a shoot house, a maritime training area, and a force-on-force village. The SIG SAUER Academy offers a comprehensive arsenal of more than 110 courses for the armed professional and responsible citizen. Whatever your firearms training needs, wherever you need training, and whatever you choose to shoot, we have a solution that will exceed your expectations and make you a better shooter, guaranteed.
If this is your first visit to the SIG SAUER Academy website, welcome. There are several ways to find the class that best suits your needs. You can navigate through the Course Groups, then scroll through the Classes in each section, OR you can use Filters on our Calendar to narrow down your options and identify classes by schedule, OR you can use our Course Finder that will ask you questions to narrow down your training objective. If you have more specific questions, or need further assistance, you can call our Training Coordination Group at 603.610.3411.
Be sure to check out the SIG SAUER Academy Pro Shop when visiting Epping, NH. Discounted firearms and accessories are available to any qualified buyer who visits the Pro Shop. Academy students enjoy even greater savings with an outstanding 20% off select SIG SAUER branded firearms purchased within 15 days of completing a course.
Creating a Profile
All students that attend the SIG SAUER Academy must create an individual user account. User accounts are tied to a unique email address that cannot be shared with any other user. Your account creation is the first step in the registration process and it is required to attend any class. Next step is to either upload a copy of your legal credentials (outlined below), or purchase a background check and follow the instructions for completion.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the requirement for legal credentials on file in your profile, individuals cannot register anyone but themselves for a class. If you wish to attend a class with a relative or friend and want to pay for them, we suggest you purchase a gift card for the other party. They will then need to set up their own profile before registering for a class.
All applicants must be US citizens (please call 603.610.3411 for non-US citizen registrations) and are required to provide ONE of the following, whether your selected course is a firearms or non-firearms course:
- A legible copy of a current, valid concealed carry permit. Permits must be no more than 5 years old from issue date. OR
- A legible copy of your current, valid law enforcement or active duty military credentials OR
- A legible copy of a current, valid firearms identification card OR
- A Criminal Record Release Authorization Form (BACKGROUND CHECK) *Please create a profile before purchasing and completing a background check*
You may upload your legal credentials by visiting your account page and clicking on the "Personal Info & Legal Requirements" tab. The "Add a New File" option is near the bottom.
Other documents may be sent by mail to the address above or via fax to 603.610.3401. If you have any questions, please call the Academy Training Coordinator at 603.610.3411.
Academy students are eligible for a 20% discount on select firearms in the Pro Shop within 15 days of completing a class. Students are also eligible for a 10% discount on classes when more than one course is selected at a time, or within 90 days of completion of a class - guest instructor courses do not apply. Pro Shop customers can enjoy 10% off classes when they purchase any firearm.
Student Rebooking and Cancellation
If you need to rebook a class MORE than thirty (30) days before your scheduled class date, you may rebook (transfer to another class) one time without any fee. If you need to rebook a second time, the fee is $50.00 for a four (4) hour class or $100.00 for an eight (8) hour class. After a second rebooking no further transfers or refunds are permitted.
If you need to rebook a class LESS than thirty (30) days before your scheduled class date, the fee is $50.00 for a four (4) hour class or $100.00 for an eight (8) hour class. Only one rebooking will be allowed with less than two weeks before your scheduled class date. All rebooking requests must be received no later than the day prior to the scheduled class.
If the rebooking is to a more expensive class, you are responsible for the price difference. If the rebooking is to a less expensive class, you will receive a refund of the price difference.
No rebooking for Guest Instructor courses
If you need to cancel a class more than thirty (30) days before your scheduled class date, you may cancel and request a refund of the purchase price, less 50% of the class price paid. Classes cannot be cancelled less than thirty (30) days before your scheduled class date. Exceptions to these policies may be made on a case-by-case basis, at the sole discretion of the Vice President of the Academy and must be put in writing. SIG SAUER reserves the right to change or amend these policies at any time.
No refunds on Guest Instructor courses, no exceptions.
SIG SAUER Academy Cancelling:
In rare circumstances, SIG SAUER may need to cancel a class. If this occurs, you will be notified as soon as possible and given the option of either a full refund or a move to another course of the same value.
Exceptions to these policies may be made on a case-by-case basis, at the sole discretion of the Vice President of the Academy. SIG SAUER reserves the right to change or amend these policies at any time.
Department of Education, Career School Student Cancellation:
The following cancellation policy applies ONLY to classes held in New Hampshire that fall within the Department of Education Career School Program.
SIG SAUER Academy shall provide a student with a full refund, of all monies paid within 30 days if:
(a) The school procured the student's enrollment as the result of any false representations in the written materials used by the school or in oral representations made by or on behalf of the school; or
(b) The student withdraws from the program or course on or before the first day of instruction, a full refund, less an administrative fee, not to exceed $150.
(a) SIG SAUER Academy shall provide a student with a partial refund of monies paid within 30 days if:
(1) A student who withdraws or is dismissed before 50% of the instruction period shall receive a pro-rata refund, less an administrative fee, not to exceed $350;
(2) A student who withdraws or is dismissed after more than 50% of the instruction period shall receive no refund.
(b) All efforts shall be made to refund prepaid amounts for books, supplies and other charges unless the student has consumed or used those items and they can no longer be used or sold to new students, or returned by the school to the supplier.
Notice of Withdrawal
SIG SAUER Academy shall require that notice of withdrawal be in writing.
The following courses are recognized by the State of New Hampshire Department of Education, Career School Program:
Active Shooter Response Instructor
Armorer Certification - M400/M16/M4/AR15 Rifle
Ballistic Shield Instructor
Concealed Carry for Instructors
Counter Ambush Tactics for LE
Executive Protection Operations
Executive Protection Tactics
High Risk Executive Protection Operation
Low Light Instructor
Master Pistol Instructor
Master Rifle Instructor
Master Shotgun Instructor
Mechanical & Shotgun Breaching Instructor
Patrol Rifle Instructor
Police Marksman I
Police Marksman II
Semi-Automatic Pistol Instructor
SIG SAUER Classic Line Pistols Armorer
SIG SAUER MCX Armorer
SIG SAUER P320 Armorer
Tactical Patrol Supervisor
Grievance Policy – Sig Sauer Academy
Student should first try resolving any issues with their assigned instructor. If unable to reach a satisfactory resolution, they can reach Academy Management by email or by responding to electronic Student Surveys sent out weekly to students completing a course the prior week.
The following contact information can be used to file a grievance with SIG SAUER Academy: 233 Exeter Road, Epping, NH 03042 or email@example.com.
In the event that a solution cannot be reached upon exhausting the grievance policy of the SIG SAUER Academy, the Career School students may file a complaint with the Office of Career School Licensing:
Department of Education, Office of Career School Licensing, 101 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301.