CONCEALED CARRYHANDGUN TRAINING / CERTIFICATION
Now Recognized in 27+ States
"A NC Resident, with a CCH license, may now use the license in lieu of a pistol purchase permit when buying a firearm."
A full compliment of Firearm Safety, Marksmanship and Personal Defense related classes are offered by NRA and NC Justice Academy Certified Instructors.
We are very fortunate to have R. Steve Johnson as our chief CCH instructor.
A native of NC, Steve has been with the NC Department of Justice since 1972. He has been a sworn Law enforcement officer since 1976 and continues to serve as a reserve officer at two agencies. Steve holds certifications from the NC Education and Training Standards Commission as a Firearms Instructor, a Defensive Tactics Instructor, and a Physical Fitness Instructor; from the National Rifle Association as a Submachine Gun Instructor and a Police Firearms Instructor. He has attended armorer's schools conducted by Smith & Wesson, Remington, Glock, SigArms, Colt, Beretta, and Mossberg. Steve is currently the President of the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (IALEFI), a member of the Police Marksman Association, the NC Law Enforcement Officers Association, the National Rifle Association, the NC Law Enforcement Planners Association and the NC National Guard High Power Rifle Team. As an Instructor for the NC Justice Academy, Steve is responsible for the certification training of all NC Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors, as well as, training in such topic areas as sniper training, transitional pistol training, firearms for female officers, and many in-service firearms activities for entry or tactical teams. Steve has served as an expert witness in the areas related to use of force.
NC CONCEALED CARRY HANDGUN COURSE(12hrs)........(members)$100 (non members) $120
Comprehensive instruction in the laws governing the use of deadly force, the concealed carry statute and other relevant issues. Course also covers the handgun nomenclature and operation, ammunition, safety, shooting fundamentals, and issues regarding carry of a concealed handgun. "100 rds"
All live fire will be done at our comfortable indoor range facilities.
Note: This class is designed for persons who have had some experience with handguns. If you are not comfortable with a handgun at all, you should consider one of our Handgun Basics sessions prior to the CCH class. We have basics classes scheduled weekly.
CLASSES FILL UP EARLY, DON'T DELAY
or you can call 919.779.6880 to sign up over the phone with a credit card
2012 CCH Class Schedule Saturday 8-5, Shooting on Sunday (see itinerary)
September 29, 30
November 17, 18
2013 CCH Class Schedule Saturday 8-5, Shooting on Sunday (see itinerary)
January 2013 (5,6)
February, 23,24 (New Dates)
March 23-24 (New Dates)
Because of limited space we require payment in full to reserve a seat in the class.
* Cancellation policy: You can reschedule your class anytime prior to 12 noon on the day preceding the class. If you are going to have to reschedule we ask that you let us know a.s.a.p. so that we can reassign that seat. Space is limited and we have to pay for each seat reserved. If you do not reschedule you forfeit your fee. We will allow you to apply 50% to a future class.
Demonstrate proficiency in safe handling of the handgun to include loading, unloading, storing or securing, and firing the handgun.
Identify the places that handguns may not be carried even if the individual has a Concealed Carry - Handgun permit.
Identify the major parts of the revolver or semiautomatic pistol
Demonstrate proficiency in marksmanship fundamentals
Explain the provisions under NC Common Law in which the use of deadly physical force would be justified.
Class Room Facility located adjacent to the range in the ANNEX at 303 Tryon Road
CCH CLASS Itinerary, and things you need to know;
Saturday 8:00 - 5:00, Class room instruction, Lectures, Demonstration, Video presentation,
Held in our new ANNEX CLASSROOM adjacent to the Range at 301-A, Tryon Road.
* Parking Because of Limited space we have made arrangements for Class Participants to Park on the other side of Tryon Road at the Light House Convention Center on Saturday. Handicap participants please use designated spaces at the Annex and Range (Closest).
Regular breaks and a 1 hour lunch period. Multiple choice, true/false exam at end of day. Review
Sunday, Live fire range practice and proficiency test. You will be asked on Saturday to sign up for a shooting time on Sunday Morning. Class will be split into smaller groups for range work.
OPTIONAL PRE/POST-QUALIFY see notice below *
The shooting/testing portion will be held at our range facility at 301 Tryon Road.
WHAT WILL YOU NEED:
Saturday, you will need your Identification (drivers license), "UNLOADED FIREARM" and pen or pencil. If you don't have a firearm and wish to use one of our loaner firearms we will provide an inert blue training gun for Sat and one of our rental handguns for the live fire on Sunday.
Sunday, you will need your Firearm, 90-100 rounds of ammo, and pen or pencil. We sell all popular handgun calibers. If your gun uses an odd caliber please check with us beforehand for availability. We suggest that you shoot your personal firearm, however we have loaners for those who need them. We will also provide eye and ear protection for those who do not have their own.
There is a lot of critical information to cover on both days, please be courteous to your fellow classmates and arrive on time.
* PRE/POST-QUALIFICATION: If you are competent in your firearm handling and shooting skills and you can successfully engage a target at 3, 5 and 7 yards, you can pre-qualify to skip the Sunday portion of the class. The pre-qual test consist of 40 rounds and takes about 15 minutes. Just let us know that you want to pre-qual when you reserve your spot in the class. We will set up an appointment for you. Pre and Post Qualifications are done Monday thru Thursday, Please call ahead to arrange a session.
* POSITIVELY NO AMMUNITION ALLOWED IN THE CLASS ROOM ON SATURDAY!
We will inspect your firearms at the door!
Following successful completion of the Class we will issue you a certificate that you must present to your county Sheriff's office. The Sheriff's office will fingerprint you and run a background check on you, then upon approval they will issue your Concealed Carry License (good for 5 years).
* IMPORTANT, PLEASE NOTE ITEMS ABOVE WITH RED ASTERISK
ADDITIONAL INFO ON CONCEALED CARRY
To possess a concealed handgun in North Carolina, you must:
States with North Carolina Agreements
If you are from a state that is not on this list, please see publication North Carolina Firearms Laws for information on how to transport a firearm through North Carolina.
This publication also includes a list of “Do’s and Don’ts” for carrying a concealed handgun in North Carolina. This information is designed as a reference guide only and should not be relied upon as legal advice.
Law enforcement can contact the law enforcement liaison attorneys at the Department of Justice at (919) 716-6500 or by fax at (919) 716-6760.
Requirement may vary slightly from county to county, check with your local Sheriff's Office for details.