Are you new to shooting? But want to eventually get your Concealed Carry License too?

If you are interested in getting your CCL, but don't feel you have had enough hands on firearms training, then this is probably your best route. In our 5 hr Basic 1 Class you learn about gun safety, firearm parts & operation, ammunition, and most importantly how to shoot safely and accurately. In our 3 hr Basic 2 Class you learn more about compact guns, holsters, defensive ammo (hollow points), how and where (on body) to carry a concealed pistol, and how to properly clean firearms. These two classes combined equal 8 hours, and then qualify you to take the condensed 8 hr CCL Class which will satisfy the state training requirement to apply for your Illinois Concealed Carry License .

These Classes Cover

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Gun Safety

How to keep yourself and others safe when handling firearms

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Revolvers + Semi-Autos

Parts and operation

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Calibers and types of ammunition available today

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Gun Transport

How to safely and legally transport firearms & ammo

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How to Shoot

A review of the basic marksmanship techniques.

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Carry Options

An intro to subcompact firearms & holster choices.

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Gun Care

Cleaning and maintenance of both revolvers and semi-autos.

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Hollow Points

An in-depth discussion of self-defense ammunition.

A FOID card is NOT required

$150 & $135

Your range fee, hearing/eye protection, targets, classroom materials, gun rentals, and ammo are all included in the cost!

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  1. You must be over 18, or with a parent/legal guardian if you are 15-17 years of age.
  2. You must have a valid FOID, state ID, or driver's license with you


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Hours on the Range


Rental Guns to Try

Why should you train with us?

We have modern, brightly lit, and well-equipped classrooms & ranges. We are a full service gun shop meaning we have all the ammo, accessories, and repair services you might need.
Our instructors are patient, experienced, & knowledgeable professionals with a deep understanding of firearms. Get answers to your questions from an informed source!
We value your time. You can sign up and reschedule training classes online, and all of our amenities are in just one location!

We use only the finest training materials including SIRT training pistols, a wide selection of rental firearms, and large screen TV's in a comfortable classroom.

Learn More About & Sign Up for Each Class