Become licensed to carry in up to 44 states.

Train with a certified firearms instructor to learn how to safely operate a pistol while obtaining your DC Concealed Carry License, Maryland HQL / Wear and Carry, Virginia Concealed Carry License, Florida Concealed Carry License, Utah Concealed Carry License, New Jersey Concealed Carry License, Connecticut Concealed Carry License & Pennsylvania Concealed Carry License.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you located?

Classes take place at 2000 N Beauregard Street Alexandria VA 22311.

Range exercises take place at Sharpshooters Indoor Range located at 8194 Terminal Rd, Lorton, VA 2207 (10 minutes from the classroom).

How can I contact you?

You can reach us by phone: 703-635-4655 or email:

How often do you hold classes?

We hold classes every week, the calendar will show space availability.

Can I pay half now and half later?

Yes, we do take partial payments select the "deposit" option for your perspective class we also have payment plan options via Sezzle and Affirm available at checkout subject to approval.

I don't own a firearm / I’ve never shot before, can I still attend?

Yes, we provide firearms for students. If you have never shot before it’s not a problem, every student starts with a laser pistol and works their way up to a live firearm.

Do I need a special reason to get my DC / MD permit?

DC & MD are now "shall issue" jurisdictions meaning you do not need a reason beyond self-defense to apply for your permit.

Can I get my license in DC or MD as a non resident?

Yes, there is no residency requirement to obtain your permit.

What do I need to do in order to obtain my DC / MD permit?

DC / MD requires a 16 hour course, our classes are broken up into two 8 hour sessions over the weekend. We will cover firearm safety, state / local laws and a live fire exercise at the range. People with prior military training may qualify for an exemption.

You can also schedule your sessions on non-consecutive days.

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