Training Course Descriptions & Schedule

Marksmanship Training - Schedule HERE

MD HQL + Multi-State Concealed Firearm Permit Course

MARYLAND RESIDENTS: Participants must take this course prior to purchasing a handgun. Beginner to Advanced-level course.

Four-hour Maryland Handgun Qualification License Course extensively covers handgun safety, shooting fundamentals, handgun safety, ammunition, malfunctions, fundamentals of shooting for accuracy, cleaning, escalation of force, relevant Maryland and Federal legal review. This course meets the training requirements to submit application for MD HQL Permit for firearm purchase, including required Live-Fire Portion. Also includes instruction and everything needed to apply for a Utah Non-Resident Concealed Firearm Permit for legal carry in 33+ states (Maryland electronic fingerprinting NOT included).

Live-Fire portion of course will be scheduled at On Target Range, Severn Square Shopping Center, 2618 Annapolis Rd, Severn, MD. This schedule option will be provided during classroom portion to find ideal time for 30 minute session following the classroom instruction.  *Ammunition Cost and Range Fees not Included.  Required eye and ear protection must be rented at the range or purchased.  Florida Permit Option Included.

JAN
08

Saturday, 10:00am -2:00pm

Bass Pro Shops
7000 Arundel Mills Cir, Hanover, MD

$149

APR
02
 

Saturday, 10:00am-2:00pm

Bass Pro Shops
7000 Arundel Mills Cir, Hanover, MD

$149

FEB
12

Saturday, 10:00am-2:00pm

Bass Pro Shops
7000 Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD

$149

MAY
14

 

Saturday, 10:00am-2:00pm

Bass Pro Shops
7000 Arundel Mills Cir, Hanover, MD

$149

JUN
4

 

Saturday, 10:00am-2:00pm

Bass Pro Shops
7000 Arundel Mills Cir, Hanover, MD

$149

MAR
05
 

Saturday, 10:00am-2:00pm

Bass Pro Shops
7000 Arundel Mills Cir, Hanover, MD

$149

MD Wear & Carry Course Part II

MARYLAND RESIDENTS: Participants must take this course prior to obtaining a permit to carry a firearm legally in Maryland.

You must have Maryland's 'Good and Substantial Reason' to carry a firearm in the state.  To determine if you will qualify, please visit MD State Police website and feel free to contact us to verify prior to registering.

*This is Part II of the Wear & Carry Training.  For Part I, please register for the MD HQL/UT/FL Permit Course and those hours will be credited towards this course.

 

The Maryland Wear & Carry Course extensively covers defensive strategies, criminal cues, less than lethal options, holsters, drawing from concealment, PTSD reactions to invoking lethal force,  relevant Maryland and Federal legal review. This course meets the training requirements to submit application for a MD Wear & Carry Permit, including required Live-Fire qualification, drawing from a holster.  MD Electronic Fingerprinting Fee not included in cost.

Minimum of one live-fire session will be scheduled. *Ammunition Cost and Range Fees not Included.  Required eye and ear protection must be rented at the range or purchased. 

JUN
02

 

Wednesday, 5:30PM - 9:30pm

Location: Bass Pro Shops,
Hanover, MD

$175

Utah Concealed Firearm Permit Course + FL Option

Four-hour classroom course extensively covers handgun safety, shooting fundamentals, handgun safety, ammunition, malfunctions, fundamentals of shooting for accuracy, cleaning, holsters, drawing from concealment, escalation of force and relevant Utah Conceal Carry and Federal Law Review. This course meets the training requirements to submit application for a Utah Concealed Firearm Permit for legal carry in 30+ states. 

 

Florida Permit Option:  Live-Fire Portion is required to fulfill Florida training requirements for Conceal Carry Permit.  This session will be scheduled for subsequent date after the classroom session with additional cost.*

*Utah and/or Florida can also be obtained through MD Courses (see above listings, email for details)

MAY
12

SHOOT INDOORS
514 Shoemaker Rd, King of Prussia, PA

Thursday, 5:00pm-9:00pm

$125

CLASS FULL - Email for Waiting List

Email for Private Group Course

NRA Certified Pistol Instructor Course

This course includes everything you need to obtain your NRA Certified Pistol Instructor Certification, including Basic Instructor Training (BIT)

(If you currently have BIT or are looking for BIT ONLY please email for details.) 

**ADDITIONAL PREREQUISITE TO INSTRUCTOR COURSE: NRA BASIC PISTOL INSTRUCTOR LED COURSE.  If you have an issue finding an instructor to take care of this please ask us for assistance. 

Pre-qualification is scheduled for Friday evening of the weekend course.

Candidates will learn NRA policies and procedures, basic public speaking skills, training methodology, use of a training team, training aids, course organization, budget considerations, and how to prepare to instruct an initial basic pistol course to individuals with little or no experience. During the course, candidates will learn NRA policies and procedures, basic public speaking skills, training methodology, use of a training team and training aids, organizing a course, building a budget, and finally preparing to teach.  Candidates can also expect to learn the NRA discipline specific instructional methods and evaluating and improving the performance of beginning shooters. In addition, candidates will be provided the appropriate lesson plans and basic course student packets. Candidates take turns working in teams, actually conducting portions of the course to other candidates who portray basic students. Training Counselors will evaluate candidates' performance based on their ability to handle the firearms with confidence, use of appropriate training aids, following the lesson plans and meeting all learning objectives, while utilizing the teaching philosophies expected of NRA Certified Instructors.  This course includes significant business and marketing strategies if you would like to develop a firearms business.

Coming 
Soon

New Orleans, LA

Saturday /Sunday 9am- 6p

Blackstone Shooting Sports

Charlotte, NC - Classroom & Range Qual

$375

MAR
12-13

Herndon, VA

Friday, 5:00pm Qualification
Silver Eagle Group, Ashburn, VA

Saturday/Sunday - 9:00am-6:00pm

Courtyard by Marriott Dulles Airport 

13715 Sayward Blvd, Herndon, VA

$375

APR
09-10

Herndon, VA

Friday, 5:00pm Qualification
Silver Eagle Group, Ashburn, VA

Saturday /Sunday 9am- 6p

Hyatt Place, Herndon, VA

$375

APR/MAY 30-1

Charlotte, NC

Carolina Sporting Arms
8055 South Blvd, Charlotte, NC

Homewood Suites by Hilston Charlotte

2770 Yorkmont Rd, Charlotte, NC

9am-6pm Sat/Sun

Friday, 5:00pm Qualification
Silver Eagle Group, Ashburn, VA

MAY
21-22

Herndon, VA

Friday, 6:00pm
Silver Eagle Group, Ashburn

Saturday/Sunday, 9:00am-6:00pm

Courtyard by Marriott - 13715 Sayward Blvd,  Herndon, VA

JUN
18-19

Herndon, VA

Friday, June 17th, 5:30pm 
Silver Eagle Group, Ashburn, VA

Saturday/Sunday - 9:00am-6:00pm

Marriott Herndon Dulles, Herndon, VA

$375

NRA Certified Rifle Instructor Course

This course includes everything you need to obtain your NRA Certified Rifle Instructor Certification, including Basic Instructor Training (BIT)  -- IF you need BIT you can attend the Saturday portion for two days of training.​

Candidates will learn NRA policies and procedures, basic public speaking skills, training methodology, use of a training team, training aids, course organization, budget considerations, and how to prepare to instruct an initial basic rifle course to individuals with little or no experience. During the course, candidates will learn NRA policies and procedures, basic public speaking skills, training methodology, use of a training team and training aids, organizing a course, building a budget, and finally preparing to teach.  Candidates can also expect to learn the NRA discipline specific instructional methods and evaluating and improving the performance of beginning shooters. In addition, candidates will be provided the appropriate lesson plans and basic course student packets. Candidates take turns working in teams, actually conducting portions of the course to other candidates who portray basic students. Training Counselors will evaluate candidates' performance based on their ability to handle the firearms with confidence, use of appropriate training aids, following the lesson plans and meeting all learning objectives, while utilizing the teaching philosophies expected of NRA Certified Instructors. 

MAY
20

Ashburn, VA
 

Friday, 9:00am-6:00pm
Silver Eagle Group - Ashburn, VA

Classroom & Range:

Silver Eagle Group

21550 Beaumeade Cir, Ashburn, VA 20147

$375
NO BIT $250
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COMING 
SOON

Charlotte, NC

Hyatt Place

13711 Sayward PL

Herndon, VA 20171

Friday, 9:00am - 6:00pm

$375
NO BIT $250

MAR
19

Ashburn, VA

Silver Eagle Group

21550 Beaumeade Cir, Ashbur, VA

Saturday, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Silver Eagle Group - Ashburn, VA

NRA Chief Range Safety Officer Course

This 14-hour course teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to training and supervising NRA range safety officers and developing range standard operating procedures.

Prerequisite: Must be an NRA Certified Range Safety Officer.

 

Course is presented in two parts: Basic Instructor Training and NRA Chief Range Safety Officer training, unless you are an existing instructor then only one day of training is required. Sessions include standard operating procedures, inspections, emergency procedures, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, safety briefings. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises and complete an open book exam. Students will receive NRA Basic Range Safety Officer lesson plans, basic student packet and basic course presentation CD. 

 

This course is ideal  if you'd like to Build a Range, Run a Range, Consult for Ranges, or if you are currently with an Agency where this rating is recognized for various positions.

COMING
SOON

Charlotte, NC

9:00am-6:00pm - BIT 09/12

Blackstone Shooting Sports

2001 Wilkinson Blvd, Charlotte, NC

Qualification:

No Live-Fire Qualification - See Confirmation

$375
NO BIT $250

APR
08

Herndon, VA

9:00am-6:00pm -
BIT 04/09/22

Courtyard by Marriott Dulles Herndon

13715 Sayward Blvd, Herndon, VA 20171

$375
NO BIT $250

GirlOnFire Defensive Pistol Course

This course is the Next Level of training once you have completed conceal carry training.  This is a comprehensive classroom and live fire training which includes the following topics: Criminal Cues, Crime Statistics, Less than Lethal Options, Criminal Mindset, Smart Defense Mindset, Intuition, Home Security, Tactical Reloads, Malfunction Clearing, Physiological Stress, Technology Solutions, Drawing from Concealment, Defensive Course of Fire Speed Qualification (Dry Fire then Live Fire Session: safety, speed and accuracy).

COMING
SOON

Elite Shooting Sports, Manassas, VA

4:00-9:00pm

$149.00

University of Mary Washington
VA Conceal Carry Course

Four-hour Virginia CHP Course extensively covers handgun safety, shooting fundamentals, handgun safety, ammunition, malfunctions, fundamentals of shooting for accuracy, cleaning, escalation of force, relevant Virginia and Federal legal review. This course meets the training requirements to submit application for a Virginia Concealed Handgun Permit Permit for legal carry. 

NOV
15

University of Mary Washington

1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA
DIGITAL AUDITORIUM
5:00pm-9:00pm

Firearms Instructor Level II Course - GirlOnFire

Once you have completed the Instructor-Level courses and been training for awhile, join our Instructor Business Course and obtain more branding and marketing ideas,  participate in discussions with other seasoned instructors and specific challenges you are facing within your own business, develop strategies to maximize your business in the firearms and safety industry, find other niche's within the industry to capitalize your skills and safety knowledge to expand your business.  This is an exclusive GirlOnFire class which will be offered a couple times per year in various markets.

COMING
SOON

VA - Location TBA
NC/PA Locations  & Dates Coming Soon!

$199 - Special Instructor Price - Limited Time and Seats

Firearms Business in a Box

Do you want to start your own Firearms Training Business?  

Obtain everything you need for your own business provided to you all in one stop.

One request we regulary receive from our firearms instructor students is that they want help setting up their business because the process is overwhelming.  The concept of 'If we build it they will come' isn't really a reality when it comes to building a firearms training academy/business. There is much work to be done in order to create a successful business. We can help you from concept to launch in a short period of time so you can start to generate consistent income.

$2500.00 Package Includes: 

State Registration of your LLC

Assistance with Developing Brand/Company Name (LOGO Development Addtional Charge, FONT 'Logo' Included)

500 Business Cards

6 Staff and/or Giveaway T-Shirts

Basic Website Set-up (Advising)

Marketing Strategies and Strategic Planning Session

Assistance with Curriculum for Specific State Conceal Carry Permit Courses if Applicable

5 Hours of Virtual Support as Needed

This exclusive service will quickly have your business up and running so you can start offering safe firearms training in your community/market.  (Discount offered if instructor certification is not needed.)  Call us to discuss details of this program.

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