Class Registration

Upcoming TN/VA Handgun Permit Classes

  • August 22, 2021
  • September 04, 2021
  • October 02, 2021
  • October 17, 2021
  • November 13, 2021
  • November 27, 2021
  • December 05, 2021
  • December 11, 2021

Class Information

Pre-Class Information:


A semi-automatic OR a revolver:

o Must be at least .22 caliber 

o Must be in good working condition

o Handguns are subject to inspection by the instructors prior to training and at any time during the training course

o No handgun may have any modification which compromises the safety of the weapon

o If using a revolver – no “push off” on single action

o Handgun rentals are available (please contact us in advance if you wish to rent) 


o Reloaded ammunition is not allowed

o Must meet SAAMI specifications (see approved list below)

o Must have a minimum of 50 rounds (Extra is recommended)

o Preferably No hollow points


o Ear protection (over-the-ear, muff style); eye protection (prescription eyewear is acceptable), if you do not have hearing protection or eye protection, there are loaners at the range.

o Shirt with a collar or crew neck to prevent hot brass from traveling down your shirt

o Head cover such as a baseball cap is recommended 

o Closed-toe footwear, such as boots or athletic shoes are a must; Long pants (Shorts or Capri style pants are not recommended


A written examination and proficiency demonstration will be administered to each student. Students must score a minimum of 70% on the written examination and 70% on the proficiency demonstration in order to pass this course.

Instructions on handling handguns at the proficiency demonstration will be provided during classroom training.

Holsters will not be used, handguns must be stored in a closed carrying case/bag.

Students must abide by all range safety rules. Failure to comply with safety rules will result in immediate removal from the range, and result in proficiency portion failure.

No family members, guests, pets, photographs or videotaping will be allowed in the classroom or range without prior approval