Firearms Training Resources
Firearms Training Organizations
- The Range, Incorporated - NRA and Tennessee State Firearms Training; Handgun Permit, Basic Pistol, Home Firearm Safety, Personal Protection, First Steps.
Tennessee Carry Permit Training Organizations
The State of Tennessee requires applicants to complete a certified course of instruction in handgun safety. This entails 4 hours of classroom training and 4 hours of range training. The following companies provide instruction in small well run classes.
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Ronnie Dodd & Greg O'Neil
P.O. Box 15591
Chattanooga, TN 37415
Telephone: Ph/Fax (423)877-0399
| State Concealed Carry Course is taught at Chattanooga Rifle Club, located on Hunter Road. The Course is per Tennessee guidelines and meets requirements for
Tennessee Handgun Permit. The course is conducted on a Saturday starting at 8:30 and concluding at 5:30. Cost is $75.00, this includes handout materials. Both
instructors are State, Federal, and NRA Certified. Ronnie has over 24 years law enforcement and Greg is a Master pistol smith. Both are accomplished pistol
Other classes are available
Gary A. DePriest
Franklin, Tn 37068
| Gary charges $75.00 per person for the class. Schedule is developed
based upon the number of persons requesting the training.
|The Range, Incorporated
||See Nashville for details
Concealed Carry Classes
Osborne at North 22nd Ave
Humboldt, Tn 38343
Walter McClanahan - (731)723-6592
| Dates of class : CALL or EMAIL FOR CLASS DATES.
Cost is $75.00,
Develop Your Skills with Handguns, from the Basics to the Advanced.
Law enforcement instructors teach all classes and All staff instructors are certified.
These classes provide the general public the opportunity to receive high quality firearms training.
Classes emphasize civilian self-defense situations, the State of Tennessee Concealed Carry Requirements.
Reservations are required for all classes.
Down Range, Inc
110 Gallaher View Drive
Kingston, TN 37763
Telephone & Fax: (865)376-2851
Exit 356 off of I-40, one mile north on 58 toward Oak Ridge. Look for Indoor Pistol Range sign on the right.
All indoor, one day class. Starting time is 10am and the day is a selected Saturday. A reservation is required. The fee is $50. We will loan Smith and Wesson revolvers to those who have not yet made a decision about a purchase. Successful trainees leave with their certificate for the DMV.
The Instructor is Ron Venn, a certified Training Counselor in 8 NRA disciplines and is a law enforcement pistol and shotgun instructor. He is certified by the Department of Commerce and Insurance to train private protective services personnel in armed, unarmed, aerosol restraint, stun gun and baton. Department of Safety Handgun certifies him to instruct the Carry Permit Safety Class. Down Range is an NRA member, numbered law enforcement shooting facility.
The Range Incorporated
PO Box 218124
Nashville, TN. 37221-8124
| STATE CONCEALED CARRY COURSE
This course deals with the basic knowledge, skills,
and attitude necessary for the safe and proper use
of a handgun, and provides information on the
citizen's right of self-defense. The course will be
taught by the guidelines provided by the Tennessee
Department of Safety.
Length of course: Minimum 10-12 hours
Guns and Stuff, Inc.
6379 Griffith Highway
Whitwell, TN 37397
| GUNS AND STUFF, INC. is a full line firearms store with shooting range and gunsmithing available on site. Ammo, accessories, reloading, black powder, archery, etc. are available. Handgun Carry Permit classes are normally held on a monthly basis. However, special classes, for groups larger than ten members, can be scheduled. Classes are $75.00 in advance with registrants receiving free range practice time and a 10% discount on merchandise purchases, until successfully completing course. Three State Certified Instructors are available, two male and one female. Individual instruction/tutoring is available.
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NOTE: If you provide State or NRA certified firearms training and would like to
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