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For those taking our 4hr Mandatory Concealed Carry Renewal Course: $50 This is what you will need in Illinois once your Concealed Carry License gets close to expiring (if you are within 6 months of expiring, get signed up, take the class, and get the certificate which can be sent in to renew when you get close to expiring). You will need a minimum 50 rds of ammo, two mags, and a holster. This class is a 3+hr mandatory minimum........our experience the first time we taught it is that it will take all of 4 hours, so plan on that. Dates will be posted as we get enough inquiries.
For those taking our Advanced Shooting Course: $70 This will be a one day approximate 4 1/2 hour training course on the dates and times listed. During this course, you will learn and train to a higher level to give you a better chance of survival in the real world. Strategic tactics and shooting on the move without using the sites (point shooting) will be the primary focus with a lot of hands-on time. When taking this training you will realize with the proper grip and trigger pull, you will hit the target 80-100% of the time at close range without ever using the sights. This is a course that will enhance your skill set, but is not a pass or fail, or used to compare you to others in the class. It will be just a fun day in which you can take ideas home with you to help increase your efficiency and effectiveness in your training going forward. You will need 150 rounds of ammunition. We will allow snacks during the training breaks and any classroom training and will train straight through (0800-1230 with no meal break).
Full 16 hours - this is a Two Day Class: $200 This is what everyone usually takes. You will learn something new guaranteed even if you are a seasoned shooter. We can and will teach you how to be a more effective and efficient shooter. This class will cover everything needed to apply for an Illinois concealed carry permit.*With this certification you will also be able to apply for several states concealed carry permits.*This price does not include fingerprints, but you don't need to pay extra for them anyway. The Illinois State Police concealed carry division states that it may take up to 30 extra days to process your application, but you DO NOT NEED TO BE FINGERPRINTED. We can lead you to a finger print vendor if you still want the fingerprints to be submitted, but it is not necessary. Don't be afraid that you won't be able to keep up with the rest of the class....we've had "newbies" (some had never shot a pistol before coming to the training-TRUE STORY) come in and by day 2, out shoot many of the seasoned shooters. It's easier to teach a newbie, because they haven't learned a bunch of bad habits. We teach the style that the top shooters in the world use, including the military's elite forces. It has proven itself in time to be the most effective and easiest to acclimate to for efficient shooting. We teach the basics on Day 1 and continue from there. WE GUARANTEE we can make you a better shooter in just a few hours. We've had several hundred students over the last several years, and everyone but one has passed the state's mandatory qualification at the end of Day 2 without fudging on any of it. We have supreme confidence that we can make an efficient shooter out of anyone in a short period of time. It's fun for us to see the improvement in a very short time. We keep it simple and easy to understand.
8 hours only - Day 2 Concealed Carry Class: $100 This class will be for anyone who has 8 hrs credit prior training as approved by the Illinois State Police (check below for what counts).You must provide proof of completion of prior training (there is a list of what qualifies below) prior to being allowed into just the 8 hour class. If you are going to use 4 hours of credit you must have two classes to equal 8 hours of credit to take the 8 hour class. Regardless of how many credit hours of prior training you have you must take the 8 hour class (second day) at a minimum. *This price does not include fingerprints, but you don't need to pay extra for them anyway....The Illinois State Police concealed carry division states that it may take up to 30 extra days to process your application, but you DO NOT NEED TO BE FINGERPRINTED. We can lead you to a fingerprint vendor if you still want the fingerprints to be submitted, but it is not necessary.
8 hour Basic Pistol Class (Day 1): $100 If you just want to take a basic pistol class and learn about shooting a pistol without getting your concealed carry license you can sign up for any Day 1 class portion. This is a basic pistol class. Just indicate that you want just the Basic Pistol class only. With this class you earn 8 hours of credit which can be used towards your concealed carry license in the future if you choose to train with us. This will be our basic pistol class and you will be required to finish your training with us, if you choose to get your concealed carry license later you will only need the Day 2 class.
For those with 4 hours credit: $10 Off For those with 4 hours of acceptable credit we are offering a discount. You will still be required to take the 16 hour class to get the full 16 hours of credit needed to get your concealed carry permit. You must provide proof of completion of prior training to be given the discount. *This price does not include fingerprints, but you don't need to pay extra for them anyway....The Illinois State Police concealed carry division states that it may take up to 30 extra days to process your application, but you DO NOT NEED TO BE FINGERPRINTED. We can lead you to a fingerprint vendor if you still want the fingerprints to be submitted, but it is not necessary.
*GROUP DISCOUNT SPECIALS*
*Sign up 5 or more for the Advanced Shooting Course and you will each pay $65 *Sign up 8 or more for the Advanced Shooting Course and you will each pay $60
>Sign up 5 or more people to take the two day courseand you will all each pay $190 ($180 if you have 4 hrs of credit) or $95 for the day 2 concealed carry course only
>Sign up 7 or more people to take the two day course and you will all each pay $180 ($170 if you have 4 hrs of credit) or $90 for the day 2 concealed carry course only
(Must send all registration information in together for proper class assignment and discount - it will not be our responsibility if someone drops from your group and does not attend causing you to lose the discount)
**Groups of 5 or more will need to make arrangements promptly for dates that will work for both the group and the instructors since the sheer numbers may overload a posted training date.
[Contact us if you would like to try to set up training private to your group of 8 or more...we will work with you and try to accommodate you and find additional dates if necessary]
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Illinois Hunter Safety Course...........4 hours credit. Utah Concealed Carry....................4 hours credit. Florida Concealed Carry.................4 hours credit. Nevada Concealed Carry................4 hours credit. Missouri Concealed Carry..............4 hours credit. Kentucky Concealed Carry.............4 hours credit. Michigan Concealed Carry..............4 hours credit. Chicago Firearms Safety Course.....4 hours credit. NRA Basic Pistol.........................................8 hours credit. NRA Personal Protection in the Home............8 hours credit. NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home...8 hours credit. Law Enforcement Gun Training......................8 hours credit. Active, Retired, or Honorably Discharged member of the United States Armed Forces.........8 hour credit (DD214), Active I.D. etc.
What to Bring to Class **Concealed Carry Class starts at 8am (try to be there no later than 0745 to complete paperwork and make payment) to approximately 5pm for Day 1 & 8am to approximately 6pm for Day 2 **Re-Certification Training Takes Approximately 4hrs *Handgun of choice unloaded in a case with 2 or more UNLOADED mags *Holster (we may have one you can borrow, please inquire before class), sorry, no ankle or shoulder holsters will be allowed on the range due to safety concerns for the entire class *At least 100 rounds of ammo (usually 50 rds for Day 1 and 50 rds for Day 2) = PLEASE LEAVE AMMO IN VEHICLE *150 rounds for the Advanced Handgun Training Course *30+ rounds for the 3+hr Mandatory Concealed Carry Re-certification Training Course (WE MAY HAVE EMERGENCY ONLY AMMO AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON SITE FOR MOST CALIBERS-please inquire before the class) *Eye and Ear Protection is mandatory - we will have on hand to borrow or buy if you forget yours *FOID Card and any other form of ID *Copy of Certificates or proof of prior training (DD214 FOR MILITARY, CERTIFICATES OF COMPLETION, ETC) so that we can give you the proper hours of credit and price discount *Note Pad and Pen for the indoor class-room training (heated and A/C) *Appropriate clothes for the weather,include bug spray when appropriate (we have an outdoor range and use our vehicles to keep warm/dry while switching out shooters during extreme weather...We have a structure to stand under when needed and we try to time the shooting portion of the training during the day to avoid extreme weather) *Form of Payment if pre-payment has not been made *Sack Lunch/snacks/drink of choice or money for nearby restaurants (there will be pop/coffee/bottled water available on-site for purchase)
LOCATION: PLEASE DRIVE SLOWLY ON THE LANE LEADING TO THE TRAINING SITE (it has a couple of houses with kids present)! All class and range time will be conducted on the property of 729 Cleveland Road in Colona IL... LOOK for the Bi-State Sportsman's Club sign and our 2GUNSGTS.COM banner and turn in... take the winding road to the top of the hill following it past the two houses that are on the left of the road and then take a right at the fork in the road... look for the first set of buildings on the left after the fork in the road, we are the last building on the left with a posted sign PLEASE DRIVE SLOWLY ON THE LANE LEADING TO THE TRAINING SITE!