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Duration: 6 hours classroom, 2 hours range time



Gerard Doris

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability

There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.

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This is the classroom and range course which meets and covers all the NRA, USCCA, and LSP requirements to obtain your conceal carry permit.

Over 1 million students have taken the U.S. Concealed Carry Association’s course offerings across the nation. Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals is a comprehensive classroom course for anyone considering owning or carrying a firearm for self-defense. If you are new to handguns, this is a great introduction to everything you need to know to start your self-protection journey.

This course is a complete guide to understanding the basics of firearms ownership, safety, and nomenclature, and how it applies to home- or self-defense. After this class, students will feel confident to act as their family’s first line of defense in the event of a home invasion or other critical incident.

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Topics Covered

  • Developing a Personal and Home Protection Plan
  • Self-Defense Firearms Basics
  • Shooting Fundamentals
  • Gear and Gadgets
  • The Legal Use of Force
  • Violent Encounters and the Aftermath
  • Basic and Advanced Skills

Personal Safety, Handgun Safety, Handgun Fundamentals, Handgun Operation, Handgun Selection, Physiological Reactions to Violent Encounters

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Expectations and Outcomes

Each Student Must:

  1. Hit the silhouette area of a B-27 target 36 times in 36 attempts; 12 rounds each at 6 feet, 10 feet, and 15 feet, while performing at least 1 safe reload at each distance. 
  2.  Receive an acceptable score on a Basic Pistol Shooting Course examination.

Upon completion of the above mention, student will be provide a certificate


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Concealed Carry Training, Scenario Based Training, USCCA Courses, Virtual Simulation

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Documentation Requirements

  1. Please bring a copy of you DL or state approved identification
  2. Please bring a copy of the CCW application.  You can download the from here LSP CHP Application

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

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  • Ammunition - 50
  • Close-toed Shoes
  • Handgun
  • Lunch
  • Pen & Notebook
  • Extra Magazines - 3
  • Speed Loader

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