Basic Handgun & Concealed Carry class

Basic Handgun + Concealed Carry Permit Course

Regular price $95.00 $55.00 Sale

This course is designed for individuals of all shooting experience levels. Regardless of whether you are a first-time gun buyer, an avid shooter, or a collectable enthusiast, you will leave this class knowing more than you did before, and reinstall the insight necessary to solidify the attitude, confidence, and awareness required of a responsible gun owner.


This course covers the following basic fundamentals:

  • Hands-on firearm handling technique exercises applied in the classroom and on the range. 

  • Proper Safety Techniques
  • The similarities and differences of handguns and revolvers. 
  • Anatomy of a semi-automatic handgun and revolver 
  • Proper firearm handling, slide practice, magazine loading and clearing the chamber. 
  • Proper breakdown and cleaning of a semi-automatic handgun and revolver..
  • Ammo anatomy (components, brands, firing mechanics, how to dispose, etc.)
  • Proper shooting technique (aim, grip, sight alignment, trigger control, stance, etc.)
  • Common misfires and how to approach them. 
  • Gun buying insight for personal protection and concealed carry. 
  • Proper storage options and recommendations. 
  • Holster options, material preferences, holster mistakes and recommendations. 
  • Use of lasers/lights 
  • Laws applicable to if/what/then type situations: Castle Doctrine, Stand Your Ground Law, Laws of Deadly Force, and more.
  • Overview of active shooter situational preparedness

  • How to treat a full body bullet wound: Tourniquet use, preventing tension pneumothorax, occlusive dressing application, etc. 

  • Finally, range time depending on course option preference. 

  • Shooting range practice, effective skill application and concealed carry shooting drills.  

  • Enhanced scenario drills introducing the individual to enhanced firearm practices, and solidifying confidence with use of a firearm. 
  • Please select class type based on classroom, range time and firearm rental options. 

At least 100-150 rounds of ammo, eye protection and ear protection is available for purchase at the store, or feel free to bring your own.

Classroom time averages 3 hours, range time averages 2 hours dependent upon how well students grasp the information, questions, and student attendance.

This class takes place at Dragonman's Shooting Range. A description of what to bring, where to go, and location directions are included in your confirmation receipt.

All students must be 21 years or older or given parental permission and written consent. 

Only 60% refund will be given to students who cancel 24 hours before class. No refunds will be issued within 24 hours of class or range sessions.