classes in 2017:
- January 21
- March 18
- May 20
- July 15
- September 16
- November 18
8:00AM to 4:30PM.
Registration begins at 7:30am.
Click Here to Register for the
May 20th, 2017 CCW Class
Class Outline ...
- Basic Firearms Safety.
- Sight Alignment, Target Acquisition, Grip and Shooting Positions.
- Best practice methods
- How to practice safely
- Why practice is crucial
- Which handgun is best for you?
- Our list of preferred types and manufactures
- Can you live safely in a dangerous world?
- Different methods of concealed carry
- Is deadly force ever justifiable?
- Protection of yourself and loved ones
- Concealed carry law as presented by a local attorney
- Shooting under direct supervision
- Slow fire
- Multiple aim points
- Hints and tips
- Graduation and presentation of certificates
Note: The certificate that you will receive
after completion of this class will satisfy the safety class requirements
to obtain a concealed weapons permit throughout the state of Florida. Application
will be provided.
We provide: Firearms and ammunition
You must provide: eye and hearing protection
by convicted felons or those restricted by law from firearm ownership/use
is strictly prohibited.
You must REGISTER for the
class ahead of time.
Use the registration link at the top of this page,
beneath the schedule
Class size is limited to 20 participants.
A liability waver will be required.
You can execute the
ERGC Liability Release
bring it with you to you class.
The class portion of
the training will be held at:
The New Pace Fire Dept.
Pace Patriot Boulevard
Pace, Florida 32571
Click here for a Google Map of Location
If you have scheduling or
registration questions, please contact Terry Byron, email
If you have technical questions
about the CCW training itself, contact Barry O'Neal, email
PowerPoint presentation is used during the classroom portion of the class.
to get the PPT file (5.3 MB).
to get the smaller PDF version of the slides (4.0 MB)
A video file
titled "Tuck in your Shirt" is also part of the presentation.
Click here to
view the video (1.2 MB)
2005 FL Statues for self defense are presented here for your use.
The class requires you to submit an
ERGC Liability Release before
your allowed to participate in the class.
US Concealed Carry Clothiers
US Concealed Carry Association
Florida Department of Agriculture CCW Office
Gunfighter Lance Thomas on Justice Files
CCW Application in Escambia
The Warrington Tax Collector Office (4051 Barrancas
Avenue, Suite A) is accepting applications for concealed weapon licenses
by appointment only.
Appointments can be made online (link:
https://kiosk.qless.com/kiosk/app/home/17016) or by calling
Here is a link to their website:
CCW Application in Fort Walton
You can apply for your CCW directly from
the Fort Walton Regional Office of the Dept of Agriculture. Call 850-833-9146
for an appointment. They are located in Choctaw Plaza, across from
Choctawhatchee High School. Their address is:
FL Dept of Agriculture and Customer Services
111 Racetrack Road NW, Unit 111-C
Fort Walton Beach, FL
You must bring a photo I.D., and one of the following:
1) a copy of gun safety course certificate; or
2) copy of current military I.D.; or
3) copy of DD-214.
4) $112 processing fee (check or money order)
The office will process the fingerprints and photograph. The application
will be done online in the office during the appointment. From what we've
heard, the turnaround for getting your CCW this way is significantly faster
than mailing the application.