Whether you're looking for beginner firearm courses, concealed carry certifications or training for personal and home defense, DMV CARRY can help.

Our training courses are taught by certified firearm instructors and employ multi-media presentations, live demonstrations, and interactive hands-on training methods. Our smaller class sizes present a relaxed atmosphere where student interaction is encouraged. Our team is dedicated to providing you with the highest standard of personalized care and delivering a solid foundation to develop safe, responsible and confident gun owners.

DC + MD + VA Multi-State Concealed Carry Permit Training Course Bundle

Legally carry in over 32 states - including the District of Columbia and Maryland with this Multi-State Concealed Carry Training Course Bundle!

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive:

  • District of Columbia Concealed Carry Pistol License Course Completion Certificate

  • Maryland Wear and Carry Permit Training Qualification Certificate

  • Virginia Concealed Handgun Multi-State Training Certificate

Class Time: 16-hours
Range Time:
2-hours

Prerequisite: None

Intro to handguns

This Introduction to Handguns Course is designed to provide a hands-on approach to the safe handling and proper manipulation of pistols to students with little or no previous shooting experience. This course covers:

  • Firearm safety

  • Understanding revolvers and semi-auto pistols

  • Fundamentals of pistol shooting

  • Pistol care and maintenance

  • Federal firearm laws

  • Live-fire shooting instruction


Class Time: 4-hours
Range Time: 1-hour

Prerequisite: None

Maryland Wear and Carry Permit

Our Maryland Wear and Carry Permit Training is conducted by MSP Qualified Handgun Instructors. This course satisfies the firearms training eligibility requirements for the Maryland Wear and Carry Permit. Course topics include:


  • Firearm safety

  • Handgun mechanisms and operation

  • Basic principles of marksmanship

  • Pistol care and maintenance

  • Situational awareness

  • Defensive shooting fundamentals

  • State firearm laws

  • Home firearm safety


This course requires live range training and qualification where students must demonstrate gun safety and proficiency, shooting a course of at least twenty-five rounds, from no further than fifteen yards with a minimum score of 70% accuracy.


Class Time: 12-hours
Range Time: 4
-hours


Prerequisite: None

Renewal Course: 8-hours

District of Columbia Concealed Carry Pistol License

Our District of Columbia Concealed Carry Pistol License Course is conducted by DC-MPD CCW Certified Firearms Instructors. This course satisfies the firearms training eligibility requirements for the District of Columbia Concealed Carry Pistol License. Course topics include:

  • Firearm safety

  • Firearm nomenclature

  • Basic principles of marksmanship

  • Pistol care and maintenance

  • Situational awareness

  • Defensive shooting fundamentals

  • Federal and DC firearm law

  • DC law on self-defense

This course requires the completion of at least two hours of range training, including shooting qualification course of fifty rounds of ammunition from a maximum distance of fifteen yards, and receiving a qualifying score of at least 70%.


Class Time: 16-hours
Range Time: 2-hours


Prerequisite: None

Renewal Course: 4-hours + 2-hours range

Virginia Concealed Handgun Permit

This in-person firearms safety course is conducted by a National Rifle Association Certified Firearms Instructor. This course covers:

  • Firearm safety

  • Fundamentals of pistol shooting

  • Federal and state gun laws

Upon completion of this course, student will be given the documents necessary to satisfy the Virginia Handgun Permit requirement for demonstration of competence with a handgun.


Class Time: 4-hours


Prerequisite: None

Maryland Handgun Qualification License (HQL)

Maryland residents must possess a valid Handgun Qualification License before he/she may purchase, rent, or receive a handgun (exempt: LEO and active/retired military). This course conducted by an MSP Qualified Handgun Instructor and covers:

  • State firearm law

  • Home firearm safety

  • Handgun mechanisms and operation

This course requires a live range orientation component where students must demonstrate safe operation and handling of a firearm, to include live fire in which the student must safely fire a pistol.


Class Time: 4-hours
Range Time:
1-hour


Prerequisite: None

1-on-1 Range Instruction

1-on-1 Instruction is ideal for new or experienced gun owners interested in becoming more familiar with their handgun. Our certified instructors will oversee your development while instilling firearm safety, proper range etiquette, shooting fundamentals and performing basic or advanced drills.


Range Time:
1-hour

Prerequisite: None

Contact

(800) 561-4103

info@dmvcarry.com

On-Site & Private Group Training Available | Hybrid Options Available
Bundle Permit Courses Available at Discounted Price!

NRA Certified Pistol Instructor | USCCA Concealed Carry and Home Defense Certified Instructor | USCCA Range Safety Officer |
District of Columbia MPD Certified Firearms Instructor | Maryland Qualified Handgun Instructor |
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