Concealed Carry (CCW) Safety Class

Concealed Carry (CCW) Safety Class at ERGC

Class Details

  • Cost: $85.00
  • We provide: Firearms and ammunition
  • You must provide: eye and hearing protection
  • Participation by convicted felons or those restricted by law from firearm ownership/use is strictly prohibited.
  • You must REGISTER for the class ahead of time! Click the calendar item for the date you would like to attend, and click “Register”.
  • Class size is limited to 20 participants.
  • A liability waver will be required. Please click here to print the ERGC Liability Release and be sure to bring it with you to you class.
  • 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 information will be provided.

The classroom portion of the training will be held at:

The New Pace Fire Dept.
4773 Pace Patriot Boulevard
Pace, Florida 32571

Questions?

If you have scheduling or registration questions, please contact Sandra Roberts, email [email protected].

If you have technical questions about the CCW training itself, contact Luis Jimenez, email [email protected], phone 910-494-5696.

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?
    •  Revolver
    • Semi-automatic
    • 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 laws
  • Shooting under direct supervision
    • Slow fire
    • Hints and tips
  • Graduation and presentation of certificates

Supporting Documents, Links, and Presentations

Class Materials

The CCW PowerPoint presentation is used during the classroom portion of the class:

Useful Links

CCW Application in Escambia County, Florida

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 850-438-6500, Extension 3252.

Here is a link to their website: http://www.escambiataxcollector.com/articles/1203-now-accepting-concealed-weapon-license-applications

You must bring a photo I.D., and one of the following:

  • a copy of gun safety course certificate; or
  • a copy of current military I.D.; or
  • a copy of DD-214.
  • $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.

CCW Application in Fort Walton Beach

You can apply for your CCW directly from the Fort Walton Regional Office of the Department 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:

  • a copy of gun safety course certificate; or
  • copy of current military I.D.; or
  • copy of DD-214.
  • $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.

CCW Class Photos

CCW Class - April 14, 2018

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