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Illinois Concealed Carry 8-Hour Training

Meets the requirements for the Illinois CCW permit application when combined with the NRA Basic Pistol Course.

Duration: 6 Hours Classroom, 2 Hours Range Time



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This is the 2nd 8-hours required by the State of Illinois for the certificate of required training.  The NRA Basic Pistol Course is a pre-requisite and is credit for the first 8 hours.

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Expectations and Outcomes

Upon completion of this course and the NRA Basic Pistol course, the student will receive the Illinois State Police certificate of training that is required for the Illinois CCW permit application.

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Concealed Carry Training, USCCA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

Please bring a current FOID card.

The instructor requires a copy of your Government Issued ID once you register.

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Eye and ear protection required.  Any concealable pistol with at least 50 rounds of ammo with a strong side hip holster is required.