A Connecticut pistol permit will authorize you to purchase a handgun, rifle, shotgun and ammunition.
Residents of Connecticut must receive training in the safe handling, storage and use of handguns to obtain a pistol permit.
Review the eligibility requirements Connecticut General Statute 29-28b.
THIS CLASS IS FREE
If you can find a state certified instructor whose credentials are superior to those listed on my home page.
No more than four persons in my class
for optimum "Hands On Personal Instruction"
You will receive expert individual instruction with an emphasis on individual instruction. You will be thoroughly instructed in the safe use of pistols and revolvers. You will receive expert advise in choosing the right handgun for target shooting and or for self-defense.
As a three time National Combat Pistol Champion I will teach you the art of marksmanship the way marksmanship should be taught; not out of a book but based on my numerous successes as a Three Time National Pistol Champion
As a former law enforcement officer and academy firearms instructor in the city of New Haven awarded the "Medal of Merit" for Valor and having survived several deadly force encounters, I can provide you with the insight as to how best to defend yourself against the threat of great bodily harm.
CERTIFICATE OF ELIGIBILITY: Only allows a resident to purchase and transport a handgun to their home, or if you own your own business, to your place of business.
PISTOL PERMIT: Authorizes a resident to purchase and carry a pistol, revolver or long gun anywhere in the State of Connecticut except where the carry of those firearms are restricted by law, or where common sense suggests otherwise.
TRAINING COURSE DATES & FEES
8:30am to 4:30pm Call for appointment 203-239-7582
Or click on my email address at the bottom of this page
Sunday August 27th
Saturday September 9th
and most weekdays
Two students $130 each
$110 with three to four students
I will only train up to four persons
For optimum quality "hands on" instruction
Private Class One-on-One $165
I will email you a registration form. I must however receive a deposit within five days following the email or I cannot guarantee you a position in the class
Complimentary beverages and snacks will be provided or you can bring your own.
The pistol permit application process explained
Firearms Safety - Storing Firearms Safely
Handgun Maintenance & Cleaning
"Hands-On" training Revolvers & Pistols
The mechanical operation of revolvers & Pistols
Cartridge selection for Self-Defense
Choosing a handgun for Self-Defense
Marksmanship instruction Revolvers & Pistols
Live fire training, Revolvers & Pistols
You will receive personalized instruction throughout the entire training program. You will learn how to shoot accurately with .22 caliber and .38 caliber revolvers and 9mm or .380 caliber pistols. Live fire training will be conducted indoors at a local gun club not open to the public.
Upon completion of the course, you will receive a personalized certificate of course completion as part of the pistol permit application process. You will also receive your own personalized lesson plan, complimentary shooting glasses and a complimentary Connecticut Firearms Safety pen.