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Conceal and Carry – Concealed Carry – Carry Permit
Carry authority in up to 42 states is possible from our one-day course. See Permits Honored page for details.
WI now honors MN permits. Our classes will also qualify WI residents for a WI permit.
The world is full of people who are angry, hungry, stupid, wicked or crazy. Hardly a day goes by without news of yet another “senseless attack”.
The attack on you or your family won’t make sense. You don’t deserve it, but here it comes. What will you do to survive? Pretending it can’t happen won’t save you when it does happen. You could call 9-1-1 and hope the police arrive in time. They usually do not. Imagine begging for your life or attempting to reason with someone who is committing a senseless attack.
It’s in your face, it’s real, it makes no sense, but you or your loved ones are about to die right now. WHAT CAN YOU DO?
Ordinary citizens in the
We regret the rate increase, it is solely due to the shooting range increasing our costs.
The class schedule slows June-August due to lower attendance. The rest of the year, we generally offer carry permit classes every weekend.
Carry Permit Courses: Our carry permit courses cut through the B.S. Our goal is to qualify you for permits and prepare you for a possible lethal encounter. We do not include instructor accomplishments and “war stories” as they only make the class longer. Five hours in the classroom and ten minutes on the shooting range could qualify you to carry in multiple states (42 possible for MN residents). Students are not required to be expert shooters, but you must pass the shooting test (see links, below). Permit Course fees include all expenses except firearm (rentals available), 30 rounds of ammunition, transportation and permit application fees. Our MN Course is for both new students and those renewing their MN permits. Our prior MN Course students returning for renewal enjoy a discount.
Our Basic Handgun course is not required unless you have little or no familiarity with handguns, however it is highly-recommended for anyone. A refresher on fundamentals is always a good investment.
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Basic Handgun – Safety & Handling Course: For those who have minimal or no formal training in the safe and proper operation of handguns. All expenses except transportation are included in the course fee; including firearms, ammunition, targets and range time. This is an excellent course even if you don’t plan on carrying a firearm.
Course Location: Most regular classes are in our Circle Pines classroom, five minutes from the indoor shooting range. When you register with MasterCard/Visa/PayPal, we will send an email within 12 hours providing you with pertinent details including exact location and driving directions.
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insurance on your guns. Homeowner's insurance usually does not. You also get
$10,000 life insurance for shooting sports as well as car rental, hotel and
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