Each post will be encouraged to recognize one Explorer each year. This Explorer should be selected based on dependability, attitude, attendance, and contributions to the post, department, and community. Explorers of the Year are obviously recognized for their outstanding performances and personal attributes. The recognition is a blue bar with gold "E". Learn More
Acknowledges proficiency in drug abuse prevention training and service. Requires 6 hours of advanced training outlined in Drug Abuse Prevention for Explorers: A Guidebook (PDF – 396KB) and 50 hours of service in at least two different drug abuse prevention projects. Learn More
The new Law Enforcement Exploring Proficiency Award Progress Chart has added the Explorer of the Year qualification and a picture of the blue bar. Under Firearms Training "NRA" membership is not required.
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