OUR COURSE QUALIFIES YOU TO CARRY
Our $99 Class Fee Includes: Illinois, Arizona and Florida Qualifications
Class Starts Saturday MAY 9TH 2020 @ 9am - Expected Dismissal 7:30pm
Chief Course Instructor: Adam Valentine : Course Co-Instructor: TBA
What your are required to bring with you Day #1
- Please bring your identification: Drivers License/Foid Card
- (FOID is NOT a requirement for this class!)
- Please bring a writing utensil & notebook to take notes
- Hearing/Eye protection for the shooting range
- ** Your Firearm and Rounds of Factory Ammuniion **
- ** Please leave your firearm in your vehicle (out of plain sight) during the classroom portion of instruction. If you do not own a firearm you will be provided one but will be responsible for the ammunition cost which is available through us the day of class at a discounted rate! **
Phase I of our 16 hour Illinois concealed carry course was designed to cater to the different firearm experience levels of shooters starting from the very beginner to the more advanced. This hands on phase of training breaks down components and tactical advantages of both the Revolver and Semi-Automatic platform while focusing on marksmanship fundamentals and implementation of firearm safety rules!
OUR FIREARM SAFETY RULES:
#1 ALWAYS KEEP YOUR PISTOL POINTED IN A SAFE DIRECTION, NO EXCEPTIONS!
#2 ALWAYS KEEP YOUR FINGER OFF THE TRIGGER UNTIL YOU ARE READY TO SHOOT!
#3 ALWAYS TREAT EVERY GUN AS IF IT IS LOADED!
#4 KNOW YOUR TARGET AND WHAT IS BEYOND IT!
You will leave our course a more accurate and capable shooter, GUARANTEED!
Safety is the essential building block of all firearm instruction and as our student you are expected to understand and demonstrate the safety rules we implement in our course without question, failure to do so may lead to your dismissal from our program. We are 100% dedicated to maintaining a friendly and safe environment for all to learn about firearms and defense for all whom attend.
The shooting qualification for this course will be held on Saturday! You should expect to be dismissed from our classroom at approximately 5:30pm to attend the range portion of this course at 1 of 2 ranges we utilize in the area:
SPORTING ARMS : 14216 S Western Ave in Posen, Illinois 60469
RINKS GUN & SPORT : 14363 Archer Avenue in Lockport, Illinois 60441
Please scroll down for the shooting requirements for the State of Illinois. Ammunition, Firearms and Safety Gear are available right in the classroom and offered to students at severely discounted prices!
|Pistol Components: Semi-Automatic Revolver||Pistol Actions: Semi-Automatic Revolver||Pistol Functions: Semi-Automatic/Revolver||Ammunition Components|
|Personal Protection Ammo Selection||Ammunition Malfunctions||Concealed Carry Mindset||One/Two Handed Grip|
Aiming: Sight Alignment vs. Sight Picture
|Hold Control||Trigger Control||Breath Control|
|Fundamental Follow Through||Combat Sight Picture||Isosceles Position||Weaver Position(s)|
|Range Safety Protocol and Drills||Pistol Cleaning: Semi-Automatic/Revolver||Pistol Storage: Home and Automobile||Firearm Safety Rules|
|One Handed Defensive Shooting||Fight & Flight Firearm Response||Clearing Firearm Malfunction||Loading Unloading Drill|
We ask all students bring their firearms for Phase I of training and leave them secured in your vehicle our of plain view. While training in the classroom students will utilize SIRT Technology which are semi-functional Glock 17 pistols allowing us to maintain a safe classroom during training drills.
Training Day #2 - Sunday MAY 10TH 2020
Class Starts 11am / Class Ends 5:30pm (Approx)
Phase II of this course implements all of the fundamentals learned in the first portion of our course. Defensive shooting skills require a more refined, advanced approach and you will learn how to utilize the skills you have demonstrated and apply them to a potential lethal encounter. The skills and tactics taught in this portion of the course will ensure not only you stay safe while carrying your firearm but also ensures that those around you are safe as well.
The course concludes with our Federal and State of Illnois legal instruction. Immediately following dismissal you will have the option to be fingerprinted and have your application completed with our assistance. You walk out of our classroom 100% done and waiting on your permit. We encourage all of you to dedicate and continue your training long after our course and oir students are welcome back to our classroom sessions at any time 100% FREE of charge.
Just Some of the Topics Covered:
|CCW Holster Guide||Safe Carrying Practices||Concealed Clothing Selection||Combat Shooting Fundamentals|
|Situational Awareness||Avoidance Techniques||Legal/Financial Aftermath||Defensive Shooting Positions|
|Shooting from Cover and Concealment||Tueller Drills||Drawing from Concealment||Drawing From Your Vehicle|
|Defensive Shot Placement||How to Interact with Law Enforcement||Federal CCW Laws||Illinois CCW Laws|
ISP CCL PERMIT SHOOTING QUALIFICATION
All CCL Applicants Must Qualify From (3) Distances
Passing is 70% or 21/30 Shots
5 / 7 / 10 Yards : 10 Shots per String of Fire
Students will qualify using the Illinois State Police required B27 Target and practice will not be allowed prior to the qualification. Our experts will go one on one with students on the range and ensure core marksmanship fundamentals are in place. While there are no caliber requirements set forth in Illinois we highly recommend students qualify with an appropiate personal protection caliber of your preference.
WE ARE AN ILLINOIS LICENSED LIVESCAN VENDOR!
While fingerprinting is not required by the Illinois State Police to apply for your concealed carry license it does signicantly speed the application process. Submitting your application with fingerprints and clean criminal history average about 35 days for receipt of their licenses. The cost of this service is $65.
APPLICATION ASSISTANCE: As an extra service to our students we offer assistance with your Illinois concealed carry application. For a fee of $30 we will create your online application, upload your documents and pictures and upon course completion all that's left to do is pay the state of Illinois and wait for your license!
OUR FEE SCHEDULE
Our 16 hour course for Illinois, Florida and Arizona: $99
Range Fee $15
Fingerprinting (Optional) $65
BLACKHAWK VIP EXPERIENCE (Optional) $75
Application Assistance (Optional): $30
Illinois State Police Application Fee $150
The Illinois State Police Fee of $150 to apply for this permit is not expected upon completion of the class unless financially able to do so.
There is no expiration date on the training certificate you are issued upon successful completion of this course allowing students to apply anytime after the course is complete without restrictions
** PLEASE NOTE: OUR $50 CLASS DEPOSIT IS NON-REFUNDABLE HOWEVER IN THE EVENT YOU DO NEED TO CHANGE THE DATE YOU ATTEND THE CLASS DUE TO A SCHEDULING CONFLICT WE WILL ENSURE YOU ARE FULLY ACCOMMODATED INTO ANOTHER DATE AS A ONE TIME COURTESY! **