So you got your concealed carry license, now what?

One of the most important skills that a CCL holder can spend their time and effort on is learning how to efficiently draw a firearm from a holster. 

This series of classes will help students prepare for the real world of carrying a firearm. We will discuss how to set up your concealed carry equipment and make recommendations based on first hand experience. Drawing from the holster skills are broken down into easy to understand steps that build from class levels 1-3. 

This Class Covers

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Understanding the mechanics of a proper draw and re-holster

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Loading and Unloading

Proper Handling of loading and unloading guns

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Carry Options

 Holsters, belts and gear choices and set up

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Holster Placement

Advantages and disadvantages of holster placement

A CCL card IS required


Your training guns, and multiple demo holsters are all included in the cost!

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  1. You must be over 21 years of age.
  2. You must have a valid IL concealed carry permit
  3. All students must wear pants or shorts with belt loops and a belt


Hours Long Total


Hours on the Range


Rounds of Ammo

THIS IS NOT A LIVE FIRE CLASS – all skills will be practiced with provided training guns and holsters 

Topics covered |

  • Understanding the mechanics of a proper draw and re-holster
  • Loading and unloading
  • Avoiding printing and brandishing
  • Review of IL Concealed Carry Act            
  • Combat mind set
  • Psychological and physiological responses to stress
  • Advantages and disadvantages of holster placement
  • Holsters, belts and gear choices and set up
  • Drawing from outside the waistband without concealment
  • Drawing from inside the waistband without concealment
  • Interacting with the Police while carrying
  • USCCA 
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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.

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All training classes are non-refundable, but may be re-scheduled once with at least 72 hours notice.

Failure to show, or less than 3 days notice given of inability to attend, will result in a 25% rescheduling fee.

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