Some one who has done it will have to chime in, but from the requirements for a CHP in Virginia:I am going apply for my CHP in Fairfax County tomorrow so I don't have to worry about covering my gun with a coat during the winter.Â* Is my current military ID sufficient to show proof that I have demonstrated competence with a handgun?Â* Has anyone else used their military ID for a CHP?
"The court shall require proof that the applicant has demonstrated competence with a handgun and the applicant may demonstrate such competence by one of the following, but no applicant shall be required to submit to any additional demonstration of competence:"
And on that list the follows, number 5 is:
"5. Presenting evidence of equivalent experience with a firearm through participation in organized shooting competition or current military service or proof of an honorable discharge from any branch of the armed services;