This is a very thorough, fun and exciting training with lots of great information and third party documentation. This training exceeds the minimum standards for the permit application process and includes Defensive Shooting Concepts and Counter Ambush methedology in addition to the state mandaded requirements.
This course is for anyone 21 years or older who can legally own a firearm and has the desire and mindset to carry a firearm in public for self-defense. Completing this training will help you understand federal, state and local laws and what it takes to develop necessary skills to defend yourself and protect the ones you love.
Ultimately, you will walk away from this course empowered as a safer and more responsible firearm carrying citizen.
Firearm knowledge and preferred handguns for conceal carry
Acceptable calibers and preferred ammunition
Handgun cleaning, care and maintenance
Storing, staging and child-proofing
Modes of carry and recommended holsters
Defensive shooting concepts
Awareness, avoidance and de-escalation
Aftermath and dealing with law enforcement
Alternate force options
Written exam and range proficiency qualification
Here is what to bring:
Please bring one pistol of your choice; either Semi-Automatic OR Revolver. We recommend a Full Size 9mm Semi-Automatic handgun or similar with at lease two magazines. .40 S&W and .45ACP are also acceptable. Please bring your magazines filled with ammunition. If you will be using a revolver, .38 Special is acceptable. Be sure the firearm is completely uloaded with No Ammunition in it.
If you do NOT have a firearm, we do have rentals available for $25. You will be responsible for the ammunition.
A Minimum of 100 rounds of ammunition.
Eye Protection and Electronic Hearing Protection (If you have it)
Please bring a sack lunch, drinks or snacks to make yourself comfortable. No formal lunch break will be given. This will be a lunch and learn course.
Please bring pen and paper for taking notes and good learning attitude.
There is a $10 Range Fee for the use of the range to be paid to Bass Pro Shops at the time of range use.