CCW California Concealed Carry

Carry Concealed Weapon (CCW) Training for California

Our Eight-hour Concealed Carry Permit Classes go over legal principles and general firearm safety. As such, these classes are designed for those who want to learn the legalities of carrying a firearm (concealed or openly) in California.


This class is accepted by Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, City of Riverside, City of Murrieta, City of Ontario, City of Redlands, City of Riverside, City of El Monte, City of Barstow, San Diego County, as well as other California Agencies.


Equipment / Ammunition:

+ Eye and ear protection
+ Holster (outside the waistband style recommended due to repetitious training)
+ Belt
+ Magazine or speedloader pouch/carrier 
+ 2 magazines or 1 speedloader per weapon type
+ Primary handgun (200 rounds of ammo)
+ 20 rounds of ammunition for each additional gun (if you have more than one) (Orange & LA County Applicants)
+ 30 rounds of ammunition for each additional gun (if you have more than one) (All other counties)
****This is optional. Additional handguns are an additional $25.00 each)

The weapon(s) you intend to use on the permit must be used during the course. 

Cost covers handouts and range fees.

Firearm Safety Certificate is included with the course, let us know if you need it.

About the FSC

You can get your Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC) by taking and passing a written test on firearm safety at our store and training facility. In order to take the test, you must:

  1. Be 18 years of age or older, and

  2. Provide a valid California Driver’s License or California Department of Motor Vehicles Identification Card.


This course does not guarantee a C.C.W. permit.

If you have any questions related to CCW, you can visit:

https://www.shouselaw.com/ca/blog/laws/are-there-any-requirements-to-getting-a-carry-concealed-weapon-license-in-california/

You Instructor:

VINCENT LOPEZ

Former Scout /Sniper US Army 10th Mountain Division and Operations SGT 40th ID

Worked with Dept. of State DSS and multinational Govt. PSD and Executive Protection Units

  • POST LE, CA DOJ, CCW Tactical Handgun Instructor 

  • DOJ Certified Instructor #352179

  • NRA Certified Instructor #190269946

  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer #19026996

  • TIF BSIS Instructor