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USCCA Concealed Carry/ Home Defense Fundamentals

Basic - For beginner to experienced shooters

Duration: 6hrs classroom 2hrs range time



Richard Kocher

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Available Spaces
Register Now April 24 Saturday 2 - 4 Students 8AM - 6PM Richard Kocher 4 Spaces Left
Register Now May 8 Saturday 2 - 4 Students 8AM - 6PM Richard Kocher 4 Spaces Left target icon


This is a basic pistol and CCW class

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Topics Covered

Situational awareness
Dealing with the aftermath
Legal use of force
Ohio Laws
Basic Pistol, selection, storage, gear
Defensive accurate shooting, marksmanship
Immediate action, and emergency reload.

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Expectations and Outcomes

You will learn how to SAFELY handle and use a firearm.
You will learn marksmanship and how to shoot in a defensive situation.

You will recieve a certificate after completion of a written test and shooting evaluation.

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Basic, CCW, USCCA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

Bring driver's license or state ID

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 Greetings. Thank you for registering for our USCCA Home Defense/ Concealed Carry Class.

 Please wear long pants, closed neck shirt (if possible), and No open toe shoes. We will shoot rain or shine. Be prepared.

 Bring a ball cap, ear and eye protection. If you do not have any, we have some for you to use.

 Bring any guns that you would like to shoot and at least 100 rounds of ammunition.

 We can provide you with a .22 and 100 rounds of ammo for $15 if you need a gun.

 We also have a few 9mm guns for you to use. We have ammo for you to purchase.

 Please bring lunch, snacks, and drinks for the day. We will not stop for lunch.  


Please arrive by 8 AM. This is an 8 hr class with 2 hrs of range time.

Please leave all firearms and ammunition in vehicles upon arrival.


Go to and download Ohio Concealed Carry Laws.

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