Firearms Safety Course Sites
Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon, Iowa, and instructed by Rob Hegenbarth. Handgun owners must take this course and pass the written exam to be eligible to carry a concealed weapon permit in Iowa. This permit must be requested from your County Sheriff prior to taking this course. The class will be taught by a certified instructor from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy. The course will contain information on the Iowa Laws regarding Permit to Carry. Please DO NOT bring your firearm to the college for the class. This course is generally offered through the summer months. The class is roughly 4 hours in length and costs $45. Prepayment and pre-registration is required. For pre-registration, call 1-800-352-4907 or 1-712-324-5061 and ask for the Continuing Education Coordinator to obtain more information for class schedules and fees.
Handgun owners must take the Firearm Safety course and pass the weapons qualification portion of the program to be eligible to Carry a Concealed Weapon.
This permit must be requested from your County Sheriff, in the county you reside in prior to taking the course.
Residents of Osceola County need to pre-register for the class at NCC and then contact us with the enrollment date.
Applicants must pick up a Firearms Safety Training Program Enrollment Permit to take with them to the class for the Firearms Instructor to sign upon successful completion of the firearms safety training requirement. The applicant may then apply for the Permit to Carry permit once we receive our copy of the Enrollment Permit showing completion and signed by a certified Firearms Instructor.
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Dynamic Firearms Instruction, in Okoboji, Iowa, specializes in firearm instruction and gun safety, along with obtaining your Permit to Carry Weapons in Iowa. The Iowa Permit to Carry Course is designed to teach the basics of gun safety, marksmanship, familiarization, as well as issues related to the use of deadly force. This course is not intended to teach advanced tactics or shooting technique. Course length is approximately 4 hours of classroom instruction. The price of this course if $50.00. You can register online at www.dynamicfirearmsinstruction.com or call 1-888-339-3082 to obtain more information for class schedules and fees.
10-Ring Firearms Training, located in Sheldon, Iowa, offers basci handgun instruction, taught by an NRA Certified Instructor and former Police Officer. Successful completion of one of the courses listed below will qualify you to apply for a new or renewal Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons. Classes offered are:
An 8-hour NRA Basic Pistol Course, which includes firearm familiarization and safety training, as well as live fire at a firing range
An 8-hour Ladies Only NRA Basic Pistol Course, which includes firearm familiarization and safety training, as well as live fire at a firing range, all in a friendly, relaxed, non-judgmental atmosphere.
A 4-hour Iowa Permit To Carry Course, which includes firearms familiarization and safety training, as well as an overview of Iowa's new "Shall-Issue" permit statutes, but does not require firing range qualification.
For those wishing to renew their Iowa Permit To Carry without taking a course, we also offer the opportunity for range qualification certification.
All training and firing range sessions are available in a group or individual setting. Class size is limited. You can pre-register by calling (712) 324-1202, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on upcoming classes, please visit the website at 10ringfirearmstraining.webs.com.