I cannot offer any answers, but I do have a thought. When I took my sled course, both instructors were retired LEO's. It might be worth your time to talk to whoever taught your course to see if they might have some insight.
I'd be interested in seeing the correspondence you received with your personal details redacted of course.
Now here is something you actually can do. Help us all by supporting constitutional carry. It looks like you are in the southern third of the state. Care to organize a breakfast get-together down that way to get this support rolling?