North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Smith & Wesson M&P Pistol Armorer Course

Please check our "Available Training" page for the most current status of the course. 

Who Should Attend:

Sworn Law Enforcement Officers, Armed Security, Active Duty Military

Course Goal:

This course is designed for Smith & Wesson M&P Centerfire Duty Pistols. Focus will be on nomenclature, field stripping and maintenance, safeties and safety checks, detailed disassembly, troubleshooting and minor repairs. Performing lessons repeatedly will insure good hands-on instruction for a better understanding of this firearm.

Course Objectives:

To enable officers to properly maintain agency duty pistols.


Lecture, practical exercises.

Course Requirements:

Students must bring their own tool kit to the class. The tool kits may be purchased during registration on the S&W website at for $79.00.

Registration & Fee:

Tuition/Fees: $185.00

Must register with Smith & Wesson on their academy website at  Students must also register with the NC Justice Academy.

Register for ALL NCJA classes (online, traditional, web-based) on our North Carolina Justice Academy Training Portal. After signing in to the portal, you can view ALL available classes. If you don’t have a portal account, instructions for creating one are located here.





Course Coordinator:

Richard White

Length of Course:

One day (8 hours)