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Tuition: $125*

*Range Fee Not Included

Frequently Asked Questions

Do You Want Real Firearms Training, or Just a Certificate?

What would you expect from a $5 haircut? Not much?

Then why would you skimp on training that could save your life, your loved ones’ lives, and your family’s future just to save a few bucks?

Our concealed weapons permit class is the most in-depth and hands-on concealed carry class taught anywhere in Florida.

Don’t settle for the quick in-and-out classes just because they’re cheap. There are some things in life we just shouldn’t cut corners on – and our safety is one of them. How much is your safety worth?

Our class greatly exceeds the State of Florida’s training requirements for your concealed weapon and firearm license.

Risk-Free Money-Back Guarantee

And just to sweeten the deal, it’s all risk-free. If you’re not satisfied with the training you receive we will refund your tuition before you leave class!

Steve F
“ I can say without a doubt that the course is extremely thorough and spot-on. I definitely recommend this class for a first-timer or even an experienced gun owner.”
Steve F.
Gainesville, Florida

Course Description

This is an objective-based course. The exact length of the course will depend on how long it takes to get through all of the objectives. A good ballpark estimate is 4-5 hours plus range time. Please do not make any important plans following class. We don’t believe in cutting corners, and the class may run all day.

FREE Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals Textbook

Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals Textbook

The Other Guys Charge $30 Extra, but We Include It with Our CCW Class for FREE

Lesson 1: Developing a Personal Protection Plan 

  • Defining a personal protection plan
  • Why conflict avoidance is so important
  • Situational awareness
  • The color codes of awareness
  • Areas to avoid
  • Cover, concealment, and an exit strategy
  • How a permit to carry fits

Lesson 2: Self-Defense Firearm Basics

  • Universal safety rules
  • Clearing a semi-automatic
  • Clearing a revolver
  • Defining a gun’s action
  • Understanding revolvers
  • Understanding semi-automatics
  • Modern, striker-fired handguns
  • Understanding magazines
  • Ammunition components
  • Is caliber all that matters?
  • Other measurements
  • Ammunition care and storage
  • Common ammunition malfunctions
  • Clearing semi-auto malfunctions

Lesson 3: Defensive Shooting Fundamentals

  • Defensive shooting versus marksmanship
  • Proper grip
  • Shooting platform
  • Aligning the muzzle to the target
  • Unsighted fire, point shooting
  • Flash sight picture
  • Sighted fire
  • Trigger control
  • Rubber band exercise

Lesson 4: The Legal Use of Force

  • Defining reasonable force and deadly force
  • Detailed definitions of deadly force rules including scenarios
  • What prosecutors will want to know
  • Defending the home
  • Defending property

Lesson 5: Violent Encounters and Their Aftermath

  • Understanding fight or flight
  • Effects of adrenaline and endorphins
  • Recognizing a threat
  • Issuing commands and evaluating options
  • When we’re left with no other choice
  • When the right to use deadly force ends
  • The immediate aftermath
  • Phone calls to make
  • When the police arrive
  • Statement to the police
  • Preserving evidence
  • Miranda rights
  • During and after your arrest
  • Advice for your lawyer

Lesson 6: Gear and Gadgets

  • Holster retention
  • Hip holsters
  • Paddle holsters
  • Pocket holsters
  • Inside the waistband holsters
  • Belts
  • Tactical flashlights
  • Guns safes and storage

Lesson 7: Basic and Advanced Skills

  • Creating a training program
  • Dry firing
  • Fundamental drill discussion
  • Discussion of what’s next

BONUS: Florida Concealed Carry Rules and Regulations

  • Test your knowledge on Florida Concealed Carry law
  • What the “Carry” law provides
  • Training required
  • Applying for a permit
  • Process for approval
  • Denials, and how to handle them
  • Requirements for displaying your permit
  • Where carrying is banned, or otherwise restricted
  • Related statutes and federal law
Trevor A
“This is definitely the class to take if you care about your personal and home defense. I learned a great deal and would highly recommend this class to anyone.”

Trevor A.

Ocala, Florida

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Next Class is September 21st

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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