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Maryland Wear & Carry Permit: Initial Applicants

Basic - Fri, Dec 16, 7:00 AM - Sat, Dec 17, 3:00 PM EST

Duration: 13 hours classroom, 3 hours range time



Daniel Buzminsky

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now December 16 Friday
2 Day Class
1 - 4 Students 0700-1500 Daniel Buzminsky Space Available
Register Now January 13 Friday
2 Day Class
1 - 5 Students 0700-1500 Daniel Buzminsky Space Available
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Topics Covered

Classroom Instruction: Part 1 (8 Hours Initial Applicants)

Course Outline:

  1. Maryland firearms laws
  2. Purchasing a firearm in MD
  3. Firearm Safety
  4. Handgun Mechanism and Operation
  5. Choosing your CCW Firearm, Carry Position, and Everyday Carry (EDC) Equipment.
  6. What to Expect at the Range
  7. Building your Range Bag
  8. Ammunition selection/Malfunctions
  9. Traveling with your firearm

Classroom Instruction: Part 2 (5 Hours Lecture 3 Hours Range Time)

Course Outline:

  1. Videos of CCW Incidents
  2. Preparing for your Permit
  3. MD CCW Common Questions
  4. When to use Deadly Force
  5. Common Semi-automatic Handgun Malfunctions
  6. Ammunition Malfunctions
  7. MD CCW Application
  8. MD CCW Renewal
  9. Live Fire Qualification
  10. Additional Resources

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Basic, Intermediate, CCW, Seminars / Lectures, USCCA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

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

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What to bring:

  • Reliable semi-automatic pistol in a standard caliber (22LR, 380 ACP, 9mm, .40 S&W, .45 ACP)
  • Minimum of 2 magazines
  • 200 rounds of factory new, non-hollow point ammunition (FMJ/TMJ/coated ammunition is fine). No remanufactured or reloaded ammunition.
  • Sturdy belt
  • Safe, durable holster (discussion point)
  • Lunch There will be a 45-minute break for lunch on both days
  • Water
  • Notebook and pens/pencils
  • The range is located on a farm, so appropriate attire should be worn
  • Live Fire will still be conducted in the rain
  • Sunscreen
  • Good attitude and willingness to learn