Ohio CCW Classes and Instructors

Looking for a CCW class? Need a basic or advanced gun course? Find Ohio CCW instructors or gun classes near you with this county-by-county list. Click on your county below. See our CCW Information Center for tips and resources.

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ADAMS County

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Gideon and Steve Bankhead Bankhead CCW
[email protected] 937-618-0674
NRA certified and Steve is a former Marine Captain in the infantry. Both are life long hunters and shooters.

CJ McIntosh CCW Courses
[email protected] 760-845-7855
I’m currently in the Marine Corps and enjoy teaching courses for
the CCW, contact me if you would like some information.

Jerome K Pack Six Pack Gunsmith
769 Cemetery Rd.
Peebles, Oh 45660
[email protected] 937-587-1661
NRA certified instructor, NRA Range Safety Officer

Tactical Defense Institute John Benner -- President
2174 Bethany Ridge
West Union, OH 45693
[email protected] 937-544-7228
We offer training in handgun, Precision Rifle, Shotgun, Tactical Rifle, Impact Weapons, Ground Fighting - CQPC. Our 186 acre facility in Southern Ohio features multiple pistol ranges, 3 live fire house, a 2 story force-on-force house, A 400 yard rifle range, a vehicle range, a steel range, climate controlled class-room and covered shooting positions.

ALLEN County

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John Arthur Allen County CCW
11470 Spencerville Rd
Spencerville, Oh 45887
[email protected] 419-549-7043
Small classes available. Also local to Auglaize, Putnam, Van Wert, Hardin, Hancock, and Shelby counties

Richard (Jim) Barnes Sr Cole St NRA Trainers
4071 N Cole St
Lima, OH 45807
[email protected] 419-222-6531
Small groups, Couple discounts, Lunch provided

Berlin Carroll PDS, LLC
563 Hefner Drive
Lima, OH 45801
[email protected] 419-236-3572
Specializing in small group and/or individual classes with a focus on Practical Defensive Solutions.

Steve Farmer Insight Firearms Training
P.O. Box 2448
Cridersville, Oh 45806
[email protected] (419) 302-1516
With Insight you get more than a certificate, you get the confidence and ability to protect yourself!

Daniel Laudick Northwest Suburban Tactical Training Center
1918 S. Fernwood Lane
McHenry, IL 60051
[email protected] 815 790-0810
Civilian, security, and law enforcement training. We bring the training to you.

Defense Training Academy 2725 Lost Creek Blvd.
Lima, OH 45804
[email protected] www.dta-inc.com
We offer CCW, Advanced Pistol 1 and 2, and night shoots. please call with any questions or to sign up.

Billy Mac's CCW/PPC 4467 East Road
Elida, OH 45807
[email protected] 419-604-0956

Marty McCaslin NRA Trainers Group
1713 Poinsettia Dr.
Lima, Oh 45806
[email protected] 419-999-1197
www.NRA Trainers Group
CCW and Instructor Classes conducted by four Certified NRA Training Counselors.

Timothy R. (Bo) McComas Xring Instructions
350 Lester Ave.
Lima, Oh 45801
[email protected] 419-225-8685
Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, highpower rifle, precision scoped rifle

Bill McDonnell Bigdaddy's Personal Protection and Firearms Training
4467 East Rd
Elida, OH 45807
[email protected] 419-604-0956
I teach Personal Protection Inside the Home, Pistol/CCW, and Unarmed Self Defense training. I will teach one person or a group.

Cole ST. NRA Instructors 4071 N. Cole Street
Elida, OH 45807
[email protected] 419-222-6531
Basic Pistol plus two 12 hour class with small groups 3-10.


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Tim Chandler 686 County Road 1754
Ashland, OH 44805
[email protected] 419-606-4129
I provide NRA Basic Pistol courses that meet the requirements
for the Ohio concealed handgun license. No experience with firearms necessary for course.

Rich & Dans CCW 2241 Street, Route 511
Perreyseville, OH 44864

Matt Harris Ability Concealed Carry LLC
1130 E Main St, Suite 219
Ashland, OH 44805
[email protected] 855-UCONCEAL
Be legal in only 4 hours! Carry in 30+ States! No range time required, No ammunition or firearms required. We now offer all inclusive courses that for one low price include passport photos, fingerprinting by law enforcement and notaries on staff and in class. Permits are valid up to 14 years with renewal. Seating is limited. Call for availability.

Michael Hoffman Riverbend Valley
Range, Firearms training, Self defense, & CCW
Greenwich, OH
[email protected] (330) 958-2695
We offer a variety of firearm and self defense related classes, including Ohio CCW.

Kenneth M Libben 900 Township Road 2850
Perrysville, OH 44864
[email protected] 419-651-8324
We provide NRA Basic Pistol courses that meet the requirements for the Ohio concealed handgun license. No experience with firearms necessary for course.

Doug Pelton Doug's CCW
Sandusky St
Ashland, Ohio 44805
[email protected] 419-282-1485
Take the next step up for yourself. Become an instructor for CCW. This is a two day class and will earn you lots of rewards. You will have fun while making money for yourself. Contact me at [email protected] or 419-282-1485

Joe Root Gadsden Defense
222 Twp Rd 2150
Jeromesville, OH 44840
[email protected] 419-651-4838

Jeffrey Scott Citizen Defense & Training Group
PO Box 202
Ashland, OH 44805-0202
[email protected] 419-528-8876
We provide initial and renewal instruction for CCW permit holders as well as Intermediate and Advanced skill training courses. All training is taught by an Ohio certified Police Officer and OPOTA certified firearms instructor. Call for class availability. Website is coming soon.


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DJS Firearms Training Dale Sunderlin
P.O. Box 186
Geneva, Ohio 44041-8307
[email protected] 440-466-2223
1 Day 12-hour CCW course that qualifies you for both the Ohio and Florida permits.
NRA Basic Pistol Course which fulfills OHIO & Florida CCW requirements.
Indoor training facility and shooting range. Small classes or private groups welcome

Rick Alderman Ashtabula Rod and Gun Club
Geneva, OH
[email protected] www.argconline.org/section-table/42-ccw/
CCW Classes held several times a year. Check our website for scheduling information

Brian Bean Valley Shooters Concealed Carry
8065 State Route 534
Windsor, OH 44099
[email protected] 440-636-2205
This class is for those wishing to obtain there concealed handgun license

Michael Flick Black Swamp Tactical Shooting Academy
4699 Lake Rd East
Geneva, OH, 44041
[email protected] 440-265-4200
Certified NRA Instructor with 20+ years of military shooting experience available for CCW classes at your location or ours. Advanced classes available in Spring 2013

Tom Glassburner 6450 State Route 86
Windsor, Oh 44099
[email protected] 440.231.9029
NRA Certified Instructor - providing low cost high quality training.

Adam Litke Adam's Firearm Instruction
5686 West Maple Road
Geneva, OH 44041
[email protected] 440.319.8979
With over 20 years of firearms experience Adam is a student of the gun. Constantly entering into shooting competitions and attending classes to better himself and bring new training techniques to students. If you are looking for an experienced instructor that is also a student forever look no further. Classes include breakfast, lunch and dinner. Multiple firearms available for use/testing including Glocks, M&P, 1911's and more.

James T. McAdams Carry Safely, LLC
PO Box 152
Thompson, Oh 44086
[email protected] 440-725-2672
We teach the Ohio CCW, rifle, shotgun, safety within the home and away, and Refuse to be a Victim. Two intstructors, one retired police, one retired Military

Kenneth Olp First On Scene
2033 Columbia Lane
Roaming Shores, Oh 44084
[email protected] 440-862-2812
NRA Basic Pistol Course which fulfills OHIO CCW requirements

Pastor Rick Starr All Ohio CCW
PO Box 7581
Akron, Oh 44306
[email protected] www.AllOhioCCW.com
ROC Firearms and Personal Protection Training Center at All Ohio CCW
Licensed and NRA Certified Instructors. We focus on PROPER Training, Safety and Education. You won't find a better class. If you are new to firearms we are here to prepare you, not scare you. We teach many disciplines, Men, WOMEN and offer the OHIO CCW course. Our "Range" class time is Superior to most. Call and ask us why!! Group and Private classes are available and we Travel all over Ohio to meet special and/or specific needs. Call us TODAY! (330) 294-7888

Col. Norman L. Steele Sr (Ret) Steele Firearms Training Academy
909 S.Broadway
Geneva, Oh 44041
[email protected] 440-466-0375
Col.Norman L.Steele Sr.(Ret)-NRA Certified Pistol Instructor specializing in Ohio CCW training.
Located just east of Cleveland Ohio. Training NRA Basic Pistol classes,
Our gun educational program will meet all the requirements of the newly passed Concealed carry law. Small classes, one on one training. All classes by appointment only.

Dale Sunderlin DJS Firearms
100 Hawthorne Rd
Conneaut, Oh 44030
[email protected] 440-466-2223
Ohio Renewed Competency Course. This class is for second time renewals. Which qualifies you for both the Ohio and Florida permits. NRA Certified Course which fulfills OHIO & Florida CCW requirements. Indoor training facility and indoor heated shooting range. Small classes or private groups
welcome Please call Dale at 440-466-2223 for more information, dates, times and cost.


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Curtis Martin Hocking College
3301 Hocking Parkway
Nelsonville, OH 45764
[email protected]

Kevin Martin HillTop Gun Club
8156 Salem Road
Athens, Oh 45701
[email protected] 1-740-592-6205
Full time year around combat training in the shooting arts including CCW, shotgun and home defense. Our trainers are former and current Law Enforcement and Military and we are all NRA Life members. Athens County's only certified gun range..


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Justin Miesse Elemnt Arms, LLC
14062 Bay Rd.
Wapakoneta, OH 45895
[email protected] 567-279-1547
12 hour pistol class that meets requirements for Ohio CCW


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Paul Clark Warrior Tactical Systems
Sardis, OH 43946
[email protected] 740-213-3126
Warrior Tactical Systems provides quality, cutting edge self-defense training, including the use of various firearms, edged and impact weapons, less lethal tools and empty hand combative skills. You can check Concealed Carry class dates, sign up and pay online at your convenience. Check out our Resources page for useful videos and links for the armed citizen!

64155 Garrett Hill Road
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
[email protected] 740-676-4155

Ron Kaluger K & T Firearm Training
3920 Highland Ave
Shadyside, OH 43947
[email protected] 937-215-6846
Basic Pistol - Carry Options - Mindset - situational awareness - concealed carry options - Men & Women classes and Women's Only Classes offered - All training and classes are held in Moundsville, WV at Moundsville Rifle & Pistol Club classroom and indoor range - You can see the range here: www.mrapc.webs.com Call to schedule your class, we have classes every month

Steven McGilton McGilton'sShooters Supplies
PO Box 291
St Clairsville, Oh 43950
[email protected] 740-391-3623
Basic Pistol for Ohio CHL

Justin Miesse Elemnt Arms, LLC
14062 Bay Rd.
Wapakoneta, OH 45895
[email protected] 567.279.1547
A 12 hour CCW course for the State of Ohio. Conducted at the Moulton Gun Club.

Keith Phillips 41119 Mt Horeb
Bethesda, OH 43719
mailto:[email protected] 740-484-1055
NRA Basic Pistol

Donald Perkins Ohio Valley Protective Services
70957 Bannock-Uniontown Rd
Saint Clairsville, OH 43950
[email protected] 740-827-7938
NRA certified in basic pistol, home firearm safety, personal protection in the home, chief range safety officer.

BROWN County

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George Baker Concealed weapons training
1149 Waynoka Dr.
Lake Waynoka, OH 45171
[email protected] 937-690-9318
One day classes , classes held monthly, firearms and ammo can be provided, experienced law enforcement instructors

Brian J Moubray Brian J Moubray Gunsmithing/Sales
3489 Upper Five Mile Road West
Mt. Orab, OH 45154
[email protected] 513-706-6062
NRA Basic Pistol Course..12Hr Class

Philip Peters Owensville Police
14618 Todds Run New Harmony Rd
Williamsburg, OH 45176
[email protected] 513-939-6448
CCW, advance weapons handling, self defense, carbine rifle, shotgun, sub-machine gun, knife defense, home invasion defense, weapons safety and handling. I have classes for both civilians and police officers. I am a firearms instructor through OPOTA and I can re-qualify any police officer so that he/she may carry for their dept.


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Mike Boyle Rocks Tactical Training
225 Pictoria Dr
Springdale, Ohio 45014
[email protected] 513-550-4334
I teach several courses in Ohio. I have the Ohio CCW course, also an instructor for private security in OC spray, Baton, and Monadnock MDTS Handcuffing. All state certifications if you’re entering the armed or unarmed security sector. $85.00 for the Ohio CCW course and $75.00 for the OPOTA courses. Call or email me for details. The Ohio CCW class is on the last Saturday of each month, Tactical Training is every Friday for the MDTS, OC spray, and Baton.

Jason Crouch American Revolution Tactical
4654 River Rd
Fairfield, Oh 45014
[email protected] 513.939.8258
http://americanrevolutiontactical. com
We teach SAFETY for proper handling of firearm. We teach NRA Basic Pistol, Ohio CCW, Home Firearm Safety we work 1 on 1 with an individual if they are having issue's and you are also treated as a Person not a number. We take Pride in Our Training

Hamilton Police dept 331 South Front St.
Hamilton, Oh 45011
[email protected] 513-383-8754
Police Instructed basic CCW, refresher, Advanced handgun etc. Loaner guns and ammo included in cost. Courses ongoing each month. Over 4500 plus graduates.

Defensive Handgun Training LLC 649 Devonshire Circle
Florence, KY 41042
[email protected] 859-746-8050
12-hour CCW course that qualifies you for both the Ohio and Florida permits.

Defensive Pistol Institute Of America PO Box 440951
Middletown, OH 45044
[email protected] 513-594-2422
This is a one-day NRA basic pistol class. It is the class the state of Ohio requires you to have in order to get your Concealed Handgun License. You will also receive your Florida non-resident CCW application. I have 19 years of law enforcement experience, former SWAT team member, former VIP team member, former competitive shooter. Take the class from someone who has real world experience, not someone who has just read the book.

Stephen D. Gabbard Practical Concealed Carry
261 Livingston Ct.
Hamilton, O 45013
[email protected] (513)519-1073
Comfortable detailed training. Beginners especially welcome.

Raymond Scott Halcomb RSH Firearms & Sporting Goods
We offer a one day 12 hour Ohio CCW class that will qualify the graduating participate for the Ohio, Florida, and New Hampshire CCW permit.
Includes: Safety & Marksmanship Fundamentals, Ammunition, Cleaning & Safe Storage, Legal Overview, Ohio’s Castle Doctrine, Proper Firearm Selection, Range Exercises, Written Test. Length: 12 Hours, Including 2 Hours of Live Fire. Cost: $125, Class Size: varies
[email protected] 513-594-1195

Jeremy Jackson Steel Buckeyes Training
123 Any St
West Middletown, Oh 45042
[email protected] Marine Corps veteran, Avid hunter, NRA Certified Instructor. I teach the NRA Basic Pistol Class and also the Ohio CCW class. Small class size that is limited to about 6 students. We will have fun and go above and beyond what the state requires.

Doug Mulle Ohio Family CCW Training
18 N. Lawson Ave.
Hamilton, Oh 45013
[email protected] 513-485-1577
Receive your concealed carry training from an active duty police
officer. Specializing in small groups for individualized attention. Ask about
family discounts. One day classes and evening classes available. NRA certified
pistol instructor, OPOTA police pistol, shotgun, and sub-machine gun instructor

Julian Parsons Indiancreek Firearms Training
5994 Stillwell Rd.
Oxford, Oh 45056
[email protected] 513-757-4024
One or two day concealed carry classes. All instructors are Oh peace officer instructors. Offering individual training for the license holders who would like more training to become more comfortable with the use of their gun. Unique to us, is each shooter has their own instructor when firing of weapons. Both classroom and range are at our location.

Tom Rumping Paladin Protection Services
7426 Wethersfield Drive
West Chester
[email protected] 513-882-7247
CCW, Home Defense, Active Shooter Training

7501 Gramby
West Chester, OH 45269
[email protected] 513-223-7659
WE TEACH: Safe Handling of a Handgun, Proper Shooting
Skill, Knowing your legal responibilities when carrying a handgun for
personal protection.

John Sons Firearms Training
502 Meadowview Place
Trenton, Oh 45067
[email protected] 513-623-0137
Ohio Peace Officer Instructor: 19 years Law Enforcement, 18
years SWAT, 13 years teaching firearms, and currently active in all.
Basic CCW $100, Update training $50, Advanced Handgun Skills $150, Tactical
Rifle/Carbine Basic Course $150. Good for Florida 2.
I don't just teach basics, I provide you with legal, psychological, and real
life aspects of carrying a firearm for self defense.
Do you want training from highly trained, highly skilled, current law
enforcement professionals? Call us!

Clark Thompson armorer73llc
1208 Old Oxford Rd.
Hamilton, OH 45013
[email protected] 513-863-0262
CCW training and advanced courses in handgun, rifle, and shotgun. NRA instructor retired swat instructor

Jerry Tulich Sportsmen 25 Club/ IWLA
Okeana, OH (SW Butler Co.)
Classes are taught by NRA certified instructor for Basic Pistol, Personal
Protection in the Home, Shotgun and Range Safety Officer.
Our classes are 1 or 2 day and qualify you for Ohio resident and/or Florida
non-resident CCW requirements.
The shooting line is covered and heated as required. Various guns are
available for student use for no additional charge. Most ammunition calibers
are available at normal market prices. Class cost is $80 and includes class
materials and lunch. Classes are suitable for new and experienced shooters.
For groups of 6 or more, we can conduct the classroom portion at your location
if preferred. Contact Jerry @ 513 738-2999 or
[email protected]

Sean Maloney Everything Concealed, LLC
4793 Willow Ridge Court
Liberty Township, Oh 45011
[email protected] 513-737-5473
Ohio Concealed Hand Gun Classes. This NRA Basic Pistol Class Satisfies the Ohio Requirement to obtain a Concealed Handgun License. You do not need a handgun to take this class. One or Two Day Class $110.00

Mike Reed Right 2 Arm Firearms, LLC
Liberty Township, Oh 45045
[email protected] 513-317-1342
One day class held in Liberty Township / West Chester area. 30 minutes north of Cincinnati or 30 minutes south of Dayton. $95

Tom Synan Realistic Training LLC
5554 Eureka Dr
Hamilton, Oh 45011
[email protected] 513-218-6074

Jerry Tulich Sportsmen 25 Club
6824 S. Dwyer Road
Okeana, OH 45053
NRA Certified. CCW Class: $80.00. Price includes lunch.
Guns are available for class use.1 or 2 Day classes are available
For more information or to reserve a seat contact Jerry Tulich 513 738-2999 or
[email protected] For groups of 5 or more we can make arrangements to fit your schedule and/or location.For additional information or to reserve a seat contact

Jim Venters The Gunrunner
636A S.MainST
Monroe, Oh 45050
[email protected] 513-594-2422
This is the NRA Basic Pistol Class and Ohio CCW Class. This is more than a Basic class. I include several areas of my Advanced class as well. I have Military and Law Enforcement experience and was also on the SWAT Team. I limit my class to 12 Students. I DO NOT sacrifice Quality of Training for quantity of students. Take the class from a Professional Instructor that gears the class to what you need and not just someone that read the book.

Ronald Warren Doc's Pistol Training
108 E. Roger Dr.
Trenton, Oh 45067
[email protected] 513.988.5187
Leave a phone message or send an email to learn specifics of next forming class

Richard D. Williams Concealed Carry Training
4906 Basin St
West Chester, OH 45069
rick williams 4906 @gmail.com 513-375-1557
Individual concealed carry training

Alan R. Wise Arktis North America
440 Vincent Ct
Middletown, OH 45042
[email protected] 513 465-0000
I teach small, private classes and use my own range. I do not believe in one-day classes; too much information and too important for one day. I teach the 12-hour class over two or three day classes. I can provide any type of handgun for students and offer advanced defensive shooting lessons. Students need NO EXPERIENCE. CCW Instructor 9 years. NRA Instructor for 20 yrs Defensive Shooter for 30 yrs Have studied Defensive Shooting in US, Israel, Belize and Honduras including Diplomatic Security

Tom Wood Woodhill Training
7958 Harrison Ave
Miamitown, OH 45041
[email protected] 513-353-3361
12 Hour class, exceeding state requirements, endorsed by all local law enforcement agencies, cost is $100 Call 513-353-3361


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David A Dray Two Tall Oaks Training Academy
4237 Arbor Road NE
Mechanicstown, OH 44651
[email protected] 330-705-4376
One Day Training Regular class schedule is the 2d Saturday of Every Month Excluding October. We provide guns, ammo and food. All Inclusive for just $120, the best value by far in the state. The average student shoots 10 different guns in our classes to experience the difference between revolver and semi-auto, and calibers from 22 to 357 mag. NRA Certified Ex Military instructor with extensive competition background as well as combat proven. Serious training for Serious Times

Mike Duhamel Eagle Training
PO Box 232
Malvern, Oh 44644
[email protected] www.eagletrainingmd.com
Offering Ohio CCW classes and NRA Basic Pistol classes and private lessons


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Jeffrey Adkins Castle Defense Firearms Training LLC
6646 Johnson Rd
North Lewisburg, Oh 43060
[email protected] 937.747.0747
West Mansfield Conservation Club 701 South Main Street, West Mansfield, OH 43358
Training is 100.00. 8 am to 8 pm. Website is coming. 13 miles East on St. Rt. 47 out of Bellefontaine, 13 miles SW of Marysville off of St. Rt. 33 Training is 100.00

Chief Tim Bostic Retired Mechanicsburg Police
18 N. Main St
Mechanicsburg, OH 43044
[email protected] 937-215-4770
Basic 12 hour Course for $65

R.D. Howell Kiser Lake Sportsmen's Club
10772 Possum Hollow Rd
St. Paris, Oh 43072
[email protected] 937-362-2877

David Johnson II Mid Ohio Tactical LLC.
423 Buckeye St.
Urbana, Oh 43078
[email protected] 937-561-8713

Nino Vitale Four Brothers Farms
Urbana, OH 43078
[email protected] 937-458-3846
The class will be taught by Nino Vitale, who has a black belt in martial arts, MBA and is a certified NRA pistol instructor. The class is filled with videos and audios and is presented using a hands-on approach. There will be a variety of firearms to look at and use and you are NOT required to bring your own pistol but will need to bring your own ammunition.

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James M Adams CCW4U2.com
3053 Shrine Road
Springfield, OH 45502
[email protected] 937-215-9617
Basic Pistol Classes 6 days a week, F,W. Max # per class is 6.

Brian Campbell A & E Defensive Training
6122 W. National Rd
Springfield, Oh 45504
[email protected] 937-313-4881
We have instructors with real world experience to teach CCW/CHL. We offer a 12 hour single day class with lunch provided.

Bernie Corbin 6483 Brush Hollow Dr.
New Carlisle
[email protected] 937-882-6559
12 hour CCW training course.

Richard Coy OCC / The Original Concealed Carry Training Group
6250 New Carlisle Pike
Springfield, OH 45505
[email protected] (937) 831-0749
OCC / Original Concealed Carry Training Group is hosting the 2 hour Range
Training and Florida Processing.
The cost of the 2 hour range renewal/Florida CCW permit (good in Ohio and 31
other states) training is $40.00 per person (cash only) or per 2 people attending together.
The cost of the Florida permit processing is an additional $25.00 (cash only) per person.
You must let us know you are attending our training prior to the training date with a call or text (937) 831-0749 and leave your message or email us at [email protected]. Payment is CASH ONLY Please. Classes will begin at 10:00am to 12:00pm or 12:00pm to 2:00
We conduct our training rain or shine. Dress for the weather

Tom Cress NRA Certified Instructor
324 S. Scott St
New Carlisle, Oh 45344
[email protected] 937-414-6215
Retired police officer now serving the community through responsible and sensible CCW training.

Tony Dewitt Midwest Martial Arts Academy Inc.
3654 Colonial Drive
Springfield, Oh 45504
[email protected] 937-399-8096
We are a total self defense martial arts program offering CCW classes along with pratical use of firearms.

Mark Ellis A & E Defensive Training
6122 W. National Road
Springfield, OH 45504
[email protected] 937-718-1460
Our instructors are retired Law Enforcement and advid sportsman. We teach Basic Handgun, advance training 7 days a week.

Tim Holman HTD
PO Box 353
North Hampton, Oh 45349
[email protected] 937-408-1396
CCW Classes & Home Safety

Fairborn, OH 45324-4901
[email protected] 937-878-1467
Concealed carry and advanced concealed carry classes.

Robert Repik Long Range Shooting Systems, LLC
3446 Ballentine Pike
Springfield, Oh 45502
[email protected] 937-605-3226
Ohio CCW. Basic to advanced training handgun, rifle, shotgun, reloading. NRA, OPOTA, CMP certified instructor, 19 years Law Enforcement, 30 years reloading, 27 years competitive shooter. We can provide the training you need, group rates available, loaner guns available with prior notice. call or email for details on our classes and dates.

Jim Stouffer Western Ohio Personal Safety Firearm Training Group
41 Meenach Lane
Springfield, Oh 45505
[email protected] 937-322-0125
NRA Basic Pistol classes, NRA Personal Protection classes, Ohio Concealed Handgun Educational Requirements For Licensing classes, Advanced Pistol classes.

G.J.Wilson Bullet Training LTD
198 Andrews Lane
New Carlisle, Oh 45344
[email protected] 937-314-0033
Concealed Carry Classes & Advanced pistol craft


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Johnny Brown Patriot Firearms
Goshen, OH 45122
[email protected] 513-504-2172 Call For more info.
CCW Courses $100.00 includes breakfast, lunch, CCW Manual.
Call For more info.

Paul Caudill Conceal Carry Workshop
13191 Brannon Rd
Bethel, Oh 45106
[email protected] 513.300.2959
I am an insured NRA Certified Instructor. I am certified to instruct the NRA Basic Pistol Course. Course length is 12 hours. 10 hours in a classroom and 2 hours of live fire on a range. You must demonstrate competency of firearm safety, knowledge, skills and attitude. Completion of this course meets the requirements to apply for a concealed handgun license in the state of Ohio. Course fee is $100.

Benjamin M. Coffey Marsh Creek Shooting Sports
PO Box 131
Batavia, OH 45103
[email protected] 513.614.5165
Quality Firearm Instruction. Reasonable rates and private classes offered, as well as public classes. Contact me for more information.

Jeremy Curnutte On Target Concealed Carry
4613 State Route 276
Batavia, Oh 45103
[email protected] 513-376-1606
We offer ohio concealed carry classes the first and third saturday of every month. Check out or web site or send us an email with any questions

Andrew Davis American Lawmen Training Company
1359 St. Rt. 131 Suite #3
Milford, Oh 45150
[email protected] 513-578-7960
One Day CCW Certification Saturday's and Sunday's. Active Duty Police/SWAT Officer Instructor.Defensive Handgun and Gun cleaning classes also available.

Kevin Deye Pro Shooters' Training Academy, LLC
1326 Twin Spires Dr
Batavia, OH 45103
[email protected] 513-375-3270
Ohio CCW Classes for SW Ohio out of the Springdale area. Low class fee of $120 with lunch included. Friendly service and continual support even after the class is over with.

Jerry Edwards/Michael Bradford Precision Engagement-South
1435 Frank Willis Memorial Rd
New Richmond, Oh 45157
[email protected] 513-265-0704
We offer basic to advanced Handgun and rifle. Close quarters defense. Personal defense

Dave Evans WT Training
Batavia, OH 45103
[email protected] 513-374-8699
NRA Basic Pistol (CCW classes)

Fred Fatute Milford Martial Arts Academy
1053C St Rt 28
Milford, OH 45150
[email protected] 513-638-0802
Milford Martial Arts Academy provides concealed carry classes in Clermont and surrounding counties.

J. Scott Irvin Advantage Firearms Training LLC
1842 Clermontville Laure Rd
New Richmond, Oh 45152
[email protected] 513-553-0391
We offer Ohio CCW courses . special price for emergency personal.. Onsite range and classrooms.. call for more details

Michael Lynn Fire Arms of Ohio
509 Clough Pike
Cincinnati, Oh 45244
firearmsofohio@yahoo.com 513-474-1540
Concealed carry classes, advanced training, gun safety classes and youth training.

Steven R. Parrish 4602 Ellsberry Ct.
Batavia, Oh 45103
glocksr4u@yahoo.com 513 943 4407
NRA certified instructor for basic pistol class. Meets CCW requirements. Classes thru out Ohio. By appt. only

James Puthoff Unified Emergency Response Consultants
5840 Price Rd
Milford, Oh 45150
uercjim@gmail.com 513-383-2326
Basic and advanced CCW. First aid and CPR classes offered. Active shooter responce for fire, EMS and police.

Barry Rhoten Advanced Shooting
6256 Hunterwood Lane
Loveland, Oh 45140
barry@cincinnaticcw.com barry@cincinnaticcw.com
CHL/CCW classes only $70 since we began several years ago and you can use our firearms if needed.

Fred Romano An American Lawman Training Company
5353 Galleyhill Rd
Milford, OH 45150
anamericanlawman@yahoo.com 513-237-9423
Our concealed carry classes our taught by active duty law enforcement officers with years of experience and tactical training. We have excellent videos and video clips along with hands on training and classroom instruction that goes above and beyond what the State of Ohio requires. Our classes cover everything that is required for concealed carry certification plus real life practical training that will help you defend yourself and your family. Our goal is to give you the best training possible.

Mike Salvatore Gunslinger Firearm Training
Bethel, Oh 45106
GunslingerCCW@gmail.com 513 544-8627
NRA Certified Instructor providing CCW classes as well as NRA
approved advanced courses. Retired Sergeant and 30 year Veteran of the Los
Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Over 20 years investigative and tactical

David Schmitt Close Encounter Defense
4070 Greenbriar Rd.
Batavia, Ohio 45103
TigerEyeSpy@aol.com 513-505-3431
One day-12 hour class

Jack Stevens Everyday Concealment
793 Picket Way
Cincinnati, Oh 45245
jmstevens2@yahoo.com 513-685-2595
Ohio CHL class. NRA Basic Pistol plus Ohio rules. 2 hours range time bring your pistol and ammo some .22 pistols available with ammo. Sign up through NRA website. Call for information and classes scheduled.

Jon Tharpe 2 Shoot The Target
2706 State Route 125
Bethel, Oh 45106
2shootthetarget@gmail.com 513-532-1724
Certified NRA Instructor, CCW, Advanced CCW, Shooting Coach, Practical Self Defense, Safety Programs, Defense Consulting

Rus Whitley Arcade Gun Shop
408 South Main Street
Bethel, OH 45106
arcadegunshop@fuse.net 513-734-1414
$75 NRA Certified Instructor offering CCW classes as well as NRA approved advanced
courses. Marine Corp Viet Nam Veteran. Guns available for rent, if needed. Upon certification; $50 discount on gun purchase.


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Joseph D Allen Be The Survivor - CCW Training
351 Bethel Lane
Wilmington, Oh 45177
jallen63@frontier.com 937.382.1319
Taught by a Father and Son Team. Father is a Retired Police Officer. Firearms Instructor for 15 years.

Marvin Estep 1205 Brownberry Dr. Apt # D
Wilmington, Oh 45177
billestep_01@yahoo.com 740-466-5848
I offer the Ohio CCW course for $75.00 with a min. of 6 students. I offer 1 day - 12 hours classes and I offer 2 day classes (8 hours 1st day and 4 hours 2nd day. There will be a nonrefundable deposit in the amount of $35 / student. I do weekend classes and weekday classes. Students may bring their own firearm and 50 rounds of ammo(please leave ammo in vehicle until time for range). Presently I offer the CCW Course Class several times monthly. Please call for info or question about classes.

Ohio Gun Training 109 West Main Street
Blanchester, OH 45107
dana@ohioguntraining.com 937-783-5425
Professional instructors offering the 12 hour Ohio CHL/CCW course as well as self-defense, martial arts and personal safety courses.

Steve and Beverly McCarty McCarty Training
185 Richardson Pl.
Wilmington, Oh 45177
mccartyohccw@yahoo.com 513-680-9941
We are a husband and wife team that is dedicated to teaching the objectives required to obtain your ccw license.

Roger Purvis Purvis Ent. LLC
384 Jesse Dr.
Wilmington, Oh 45177
rogerpurvis@rocketmail.com 937-728-2256
NRA certified instructor Class by Appointment no minimum # of people required 1 or 2 day course

Gunn Firearms Training 216 W. Main Street
Blanchester, OH 45107-1134
bill45a2000@yahoo.com 937-625-4228
NRA certified instructors in basic pistol, basic rifle, personal protection in the home, and metallic cartridge reloading. Specializing in training for the beginning shooter.

Mac's Archery 120 Sherman Street
Sabina, OH 45169
mcrik@hotmail.com 937-728-0966
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Jeffrey Bennett 17204 St Rt 45
Wellsville, Oh 43968
jeffbennett@hughes.net 330-532-1891
Group and individual classes to meet Ohio requirements for CHL. Call or e-mail to schedule now. NRA certified instructors.

Jay Klein NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
549 Indiana Ave.
Salem, Oh 44460
salemhuntingclub@gmail.com Specializing in beginners. Classes held monthly.

Jack Loesch Knox Sportsman's Club
5230 12th St
Homeworth, OH 44634
CCW_Ohio@frontier.com 330.525.0033
E-mail CCW_Ohio@frontier.com for information

Jerry McMains Gunn Firearms Training
411 Monroe St Apt 1
East Liverpool, Oh 43920
bill45a2000@yahoo.com 513.804.7824
25 years experience, NRA certified instructors in basic pistol, basic rifle, personal protection in the home, and metallic cartridge reloading. Specializing in training for the beginning shooter.

Michael Peshel Columbiana County Fish and Game
45716 Middle Beaver Road
Lisbon, OH 44432
mpeshel@comcast.net 330-853-8122
This class is based on the NRA Basic Pistol course and meets the CCW requirements for the states of Ohio and West Virginia.

Kenny Unkefer 8087 Lorey Road
East Rochester, OH 44625
Kplunkd@aol.com 330-205-3081
Basic Pistol, Rifle, and Range Safety.


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Jack Frontz Personal Protection
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
jackfrontz@yahoo.com 740 502 6562
Ohio CCW and Competency Certification Individual or Group Classes

Henry T Windsor Coshocton Gun Club
18358 State Rte 83
Coshocton, OH 43812
htwindsor@yahoo.com 740-622-0022
NRA Basic Pistol course, 12 hours, for Ohio CHL. Additional concealed carry courses for competency and on-going training.


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Louis Katona III Ohio CCW
410 Kaler Avenue
Bucyrus, OH44820
katona@aol.com 419-562-7900, Ext. 223
Taught by a 30 year veteran Police Officer, OPOTA and NRA Instructor. This course includes a Home cooked Breakfast and Lunch, Guns, Ammo, and all equipment and is completed in one day. Over 4300 Students have taken this course. Call or email for a course brochure and to sign up.

Rebecca Starner Bucyrus, OH 44820
beccawithmk@gmail.com 419-569-3796
NRA Certified in Concealed Carry Classes. I will hold classes at your location or at mine. Call or e-mail for dates and prices. You can choose from all women classes or mixed either during the week or on the weekend.


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Faruq K. Abdul-Khaliq Condition1 CCW
13027 Lakeshore Blvd.
Bratenahl , Oh 44108
condition1ccw@gmail.com 216.785.8170
NRA certified instructor. Providing competent concealed carry courses. Serving Cuyahoga county & neighboring areas. Refuse to be a victim...

Ali-Muhammad Abdullah firearms and Institutional Training Headqarters
638 East 115th st
Cleveland, Oh 44108-2319
Alimuhabdullah@hotmail.com 216-854-0075
NRA Certified Instructor : Carry Concealed Weapon Class,Personal
Protection Class,Home Defense Class. Certified in revolver, semi-auto and shotgun. OPOTA instructors available on request.

Accurate Arms & Accessories 6834 Bunker Road
North Royalton, Oh 44133
AAAShooting@aol.com Len or Dan 440-237-5355
12 hours on a Sunday some food provided

Dan Adams Accurate Arms & Armor
6834 Bunker Rd
North Royalton, OH 44133
AccurateArmor@gmail.com 440-237-5355

Mike Adams Acquisitions Firearms Training Inc
443 Dundee Dr
Cleveland, Oh 44108
AFI443@att.net 216-406-0483
Certified pistol, Certified Shotgun, Certified Refuse to be a Victim

Alantic Gun & Tackle 5425 Northfield Road
Bedford, OH
charter4qnss@sbcglobal.net 216-475-5545

APEX Firearms Training Group P.O. Box 25422
Cleveland, OH 44125
apexftg@gmail.com (216)925-5066
APEX Firearms Training Group is currently offering instruction to those interested in developing or advancing their firearms skills. Whether you are looking to develop combat shooting skills, start with the fundamentals of marksmanship, complete a CCW course or something in between, our instructors
offer the most up to date training available in a safe and professional atmosphere where you can build your skills. Call us to inquire about future classes and check us out at facebook.com/apexftg

Anthem Professional Services, Inc 3615 Superior Ave 3103A
Cleveland, Oh 44114
info@anthemprotectivesvcs.com 216-291-6331
Anthem Professional Services, Inc. is a professional organization offering training and consulting for the security industry. Anthem offers training in various topics ranging from firearms, CPR/First Aid, impact weapons, less lethal aerosols/munitions and subject control. Anthem Professional Services, Inc. is an Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy sanctioned firearms school that employs the industry’s best trainers and instructors in order to help facilitate success and growth in each of our students. Our instructors and consultants are current and retired police officers, SWAT operators, sheriffs, Federal Air Marshals, firemen/paramedics and experienced Blackwater contractors. Every Anthem instructor or trainer has had hands on experience in his/her topic of instruction and has deployed that skill set in the field. Please call 216-291-6331 with any additional questions.

Jay Bodnar Gunfighter Solutions
PO Box 86
Perry,Oh 44081
jbodnar@gunfightersolutions.com 440-289-4401
The highly experienced training staff with Gunfighter Solutions is offering Basic CCW training, Advanced CCW training, Carbine, Precision Rifle, and shotgun training. Visit us at gunfightersolutions.com

Ryan Boerner Concealed Carry of Reynoldsburg
Ryan_p_boerner@yahoo.com 740 274 5793

Belay USA Investigations 4694 Cemetary Rd PMB 308
Hilliard, OH 43026-1124
ddean@BelayUSA.com 614-582-5472
Basic CCW Class provides training requirements for State of Ohio CCW Permit

Lawrence C. Bignall Bignall & Associates, L.L.C.
6140 Middelbrook Blvd.
Brook Park, OH 44142
lcbfsc@aol.com 440-268-9708
BIGNALL & ASSOCIATES, L.L.C. Firearms Education/Training/CCW/RTBAV. Courses offered at various, times & locations in area. Call to discuss training needs. Inst. NRA Cert: RSO, Home F/A Safety,Basic Pistol/Per. Prot. in Home/ RTBAV + Advanced Cert & Training with Assoc.at outdoor locations. Inst. have C/E in Glock Inst.Cert/Armoror/OPOTC Skills Teaching and Shot Gun and 3 Gun Education along with legal seminars as part of their personal development. Continuing Education leads to Proficiency.

Bill Brooks Defense Training Institute
PO Box 360212
Strongsville, Oh 44136
billb@dti@gamil.com 216-389-0720
NRA/CCW training as well as advanced CCW training

Bob Burda OhioCCDS
6475 Perimeter Drive #113
Dublin, OH 43016
info@OhioCCDS.com 614-905-8795
One of the only classes in Ohio taught by an Ohio attorney who is also a certified NRA instructor and the founder of Ohio Concealed Carry Defense Services.

Nathan Brazytis Walton Hills, Oh 44146
natebrazytis@hotmail.com 440-429-2071
Ohio Concealed Carry Courses to fit your schedule, certified by the NRA

Joel Chaney North Olmsted Sportsman's Club
5743 Bradley Road
North Olmsted, OH 44070
nosc_ccw@weaponology.org 216-258-1380
We are offering the required training course for those who want to apply for an Ohio Concealed Handgun License (CHL ). The class will be conducted at the North Olmsted Sportsmenâ s Club clubhouse/range at 5743 Bradley Rd., North Olmsted.

Commence Firearms Training Academy, LLC PO Box 25438
Cleveland, OH 44125
info@commencefire.com 216-401-1070
Commence Fire is the premier firearms training facility located in the greater Cleveland area. Experience Law Enforcement Officers and NRA Instructors teach with passion and professionalism. We offer numerous courses a month to accommodate your busy schedule. Concealed Handgun License, Basic Marksmanship, Advanced Handgun, Instructional & Retired LEO Re-certification courses available. DISCOUNTS available. Commence Fire is your "One Stop Concealed Carry Shop!" Please call today or checkout our detailed website for additional information.

Thomas P. Corrigan NRA Certified Instructor
Fairview Park, Oh
tpcorrigan@sbcglobal.net 216-633-1637
NRA certified instructor teaching both CCW and basic pistol. I am willing to train small groups in a private or semi-private venue. I can work around your schedule east or west side of Cleveland. Please give me a call. Thanks

Mike Dawson Top Gun Firearms
7529 Broadview Rd.
Seven Hills, Oh 44131
topgunfirearmsohio@yahoo.com 216-520-1234
NRA Certified class flexible hours Call for Info anytime

Cordaro D Dennis 5905 Hosmer Ave
Cleveland, Oh 44105
ccwcourses@yahoo.com 216-324-1277
A low cost concealed carry classe to prepare you to defend and protect you, friends, and family.

David Dupont P.D.T. LLc
3427 East 70th
Cleveland, OH 44105
Z17@roadrunner.com 216-469-9580
OPOTA Instructors Currant LOES

Ken Eggers Bullseye Instruction
6507 Marsol Road
Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
bullseyeinstruction@yahoo.com 216-744-4987
Basic Pistol Courses that meet and exceed CCW requirements for
Ohio. We are willing to come to you and meet your schedule. Group and private
classes available. Contact for more info

John Farnsworth Diversified Training Solutions
Cleveland, OH 44144
darkknights@sbcglobal.net (216)739-9111
CCW training basic and advanced

Joseph Fine CCW, Cleveland /Westlake
27321 Detroit Road
Westlake, Oh 44145
fine@ccwcleveland.com 216-323-0059
Basic Pistol. This class takes place both in the classroom and the shooting range. Successful completion of the course will meet all requirements for CCW in Ohio and many other States Personal Protection The Personal Protection, Basic Tactical The Basic Tactical Training Course ,Advanced Tactial

Louis F Fow Eagle Shooting Services and Accessories
30 Greentree Rd
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
louisfow@ameritech.net 440 247 4100
We offer classes for Basic Pistol training and CCW 5 to 6 times a year and individual training on request.

PO BOX 21296
MP5K9@AOL.COM 216-956-5287
WE have OPOTA certified firearms instructors with a training simulator to assist in your firearms training

Tom Holden Learn CCW llc
1346 Iroquois Ave
Mayfield Heights, Oh 44124
tom@learnccw.com 216-395-4229
This course meets the requirements for both the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course, and the Ohio CCW Course. There will be 10 hours of classroom instruction and 2 hours of range time. Please see our website: www.learnccw.com for more info. The cost is $150 and includes snack, beverages and lunch, as well as a passport sized photo and application the CCW license. Everything you need to get your license at one place.

Kenneth S. Kabb LLC 21625 Chagrin Blvd #240
Beachwood, OH 44122
kenkabb@yahoo.com 216-501-1881
NRA Basic Pistol and Ohio CCW

Kenneth Jackson Ken's Perfect Round
1463 Warrensville Center Road
South Euclid, Oh 44121
kenjackson110@yahoo.com 216-392-6224
firearms training

Ken Kabb Kenneth S. Kabb LLC
21625 Chagrin Blvd #240
Beachwood, OH 44122
kenkabb@yahoo.com 216-991-5222
Re fuse to be a Victim, NRA Basic Pistol, and Ohio CCW

Greg Kopp NRA # 13490204

John Koval Carry Safely
PO Box 152
Thompson, OH 44086-
jtllmc@yahoo.com 440-725-2672
We offer both evening and weekend classes, check our web-site, Carry-Safely.com

Marsha Lesko Iron Eagle Firearms Training, LLC
2872 Canterbury Rd
Westlake, OH 44145
marsha@ironeaglefirearmstraining.com 216-551-3385
CCW classes can be custom fit for groups of 5 or more.

Chuck Lowe Cleveland Advanced Tactical
6638 Fitch Rd
Olmsted Falls, OH 44138
clevelandccw@gmail.com 440-782-1170
NRA certified instructors...handgun instruction...ccw classes tailored to your schedule...call for details.

Michael Mendise Red River Tactical Group LLC
P.O. Box 360666
Strongsville, OH 44136
rrtactics@gmail.com 216-832-6607
Red River Tactical Group is a Tactical and Firearms training
company based in Northeast Ohio. We focus our training to Law Enforcement
personnel in Tactics and Firearms. We also provide Concealed Carry
Certification Courses to civilians as well. Please visit our website at
www.redrivertactical.com for more information and registration.

Robert S. Metyk The Training Doctor
10820 Ronald Drive
Parma, OH 44130
thetrainingdoctor@hotmail.com 440-241-5211
Ohio CCW course being offered by certified NRA instructors, call for details.

Jeff Miloro Precision Security Agency
13705 Madison Avenue
Lakewood, Oh 44107
precisionmail@yahoo.com 216-441-0492
Precision Security is a Licensed and insured company that provides the CCW course for individuals or groups. Our rates are very competitive and we offer an incentive for paid referrals. Our office is conveniently located at 13705 Madison Avenue, Lakewood, Ohio 44107. Call to Schedule your class now!!

Joseph Overton 13637 W. Sprague Rd
Strongsville, Oh 44136
jmo289@aol.com 440-243-2142
Small groups or private instruction, flexible hours scheduled around your daily routine

Robert Parkinson 6916 West Clinton Ave
Cleveland, OH 44102
rpark239@yahoo.com 216-213-7371
Fee $110. One day class, 10 hours class, 2 hours range. Student
provides the ammo, eye and hearing protection. No hidden fees.

Pinnacle Defense Solutions Cleveland, OH
pinnacledefensesolutions@gmail.com 216-253-3898
With over 20 years of combined military and special operations experience, our NRA certified instructors offer the NRA Basic Pistol course supplemented with the state specified requirements for Ohio Concealed Carry. For more advanced students, we also offer classes in tactical pistol, rifle, shotgun, blade, and unarmed defense - pre-screening is required for advanced classes. We keep our classes small, private, and discreet in your location or ours. We welcome everyone from families and new shooters to seasoned veterans.
Please feel free to call us with any questions. Contact: Drew at PDS 216.253.3898
Experienced. Dedicated. Professional. PDS.

Larry Pope North Coast Defense Academy, LLC
P.O. Box 21453
Cleveland, OH 44121
northcoastdefenseacademy@gmail.com 216-212-6544
We provide comprehensive firearms and safety training for all. Certified in multiple disciplines. We offer public, private, and group pricing. Our concealed carry course exceeds the state minimum requirements. Please find us on facebook.

Nate Radtke CCW Classes
ccw.class.ohio@gmail.com 330.321.6333
Class provides the credentials to receive your CCW License.

Len Reinhard Accurate Arms
6834 Bunker Rd.
N. Royalton, OH 44133
aaashooting@aol.com 440-237-5355
440-237-GUNS (fax)
Monthly 12 hour class held at SCSA in Medina, Ohio. Private classes also. Private indoor
heated shooting range. Lunch served on 12 hour class. 3 certified instructors. New classroom facility. Call shop or email for full class info. Serving Cuyahoaga, Medina, and Lorain counties.

Kim Rodecker Concealed Carry Courses
6308 Brookpark Rd
Cleveland,Oh 44129
We have a ALL U.S. Marine Corps Staff of patient instructors who will work with you until you pass the class and ALL our classes are kept small and the instruction is 1 ON 1 ONLY when you are on the firing line! We are one of the few companies that do this. No Puppy Mill training here! We will work with you no matter how long it takes. Above AND Beyond the call of duty!

Rick Rounds Tenable Training Institute
2423 Payne Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44114
rrounds@tenable.net 216-426-7345
Tenable Training Institute in partnership with Anchor Training Institute provides Ohio Police Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) courses and State Firearm Qualifications. The TTI firearms staff possess an impressive list of credentials. Staff instructors hold certificates from the American Pistol Institute, The National Rifle Association, OPOTC, Smith & Wesson, The Mid South Institute of Self Defense Shooting, The Midwest Tactical Training Institute, Tactical Defense Institute, and many other firearms programs. Our staff contains armorers trained by Colt, Smith & Wesson, Sig Arms, Glock and Remington. Tenable has been providing services for over 24 years and will be here for you future training needs. The Concealed Handgun License course meets the state of Ohio requirements needed to apply for your CHL. We are conveniently located in downtown Cleveland right off the freeway with ample free parking. The cost for the class is $150.00. The cost is discounted to $100.00 if paid 30 days prior to the first day of class and $125.00 if paid 15 days prior. Call 216-426-7345 or log onto www.anchor-security.com

George F. Smetana Ohio Citizens Firearms Training, LLC
19885 Detroit Road
Cleveland,Oh 44116
Info@OCFTacademy.com 216- 337-9749
Ohio Citizens Firearms Training, LLC is the oldest and most established firearms training school in the Cleveland, Ohio area. Owned by a retired Cleveland Police Officer who has been involved in Deadly Force incidents, he is the main instructor along with other active duty Cleveland Police Officers. Please choose your training wisely!

Shawn J. Smith First Line Safety, LLC
16022 Lotus Drive
Cleveland, OH 44128
shawn@firstlinesafety.org 216-253-3299
Proper Training is The First Line to Your Safety

Bill Staugh Tenable Training Institute
2423 Payne Ave
Cleveland, OH 44114
bstaugh@tenable.net 216-426-7348
Call for class schedule

Tim Stahlberg Steel Mountain Training Academy
PO Box 360824
Strongsville, Oh 44136
SMTAcademy@aol.com 216-759-7600
We provide the highest quality firearm training in Northern Ohio. We limit the number of participants so we can assure you the personal attention you need and deserve. We use only NRA certified Instructors and Range Safety Officers.
We have comfortable state-of-the-art facilities and our instructors each have over 25 years of training experience. We rent the entire shooting range so we can maximize your safety, shooting time and better communicate with you when are not shooting.
We supply everything you will need to be successful including a loaner gun, ammunition, hearing and eye protection as well as the NRA the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook and the Ohio Attorney General’s Ohio’ s Concealed Carry Law handbook. NO HIDDEN CHARGES!
For more information or to sign up for a course please contact us by phone or via email. We also offer group and private courses and discounts are available,

Jim Swartz 2806 Commonwealth Dr
Parma, OH 44134
jswartz14@cox.net 440-884-5394
Please call for the next availible CCW class.

Tenable Training Institute 2423 Payne Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114

Yosef Traube Israeli security specialists
3655 Severn Rd
Cleveland Hts , Oh 44118
Israelisecurityspecialists@gmail.com 216-712 -1196
When u want. Where u want! We offer CCW classes. 1 day class. Cheapest price in town! $100.00 plus range/ammo fees. Get a group and we will come to you!

Luther E Norman Double Tap Academy
216- 287-5485/990-4020
doubletapacademy.com We are a team of NRA trained instructors teaching basic pistol, refused to be a victim, and personal protection in the home classes. We also offer basic shotgun and rifle training. Private classes can be held at your home or business to accomodate your schedule. Monthly classes are held at Atlantic Gun and Tackle 5426 Northfield Rd. Bedford, OH 44146 (216) 475-5545 the third weekend of each month.
Double Tap Academy
(216) 287-5485
(216) 990-4020

Ron Lauinger Integrated Street Combatives
5514 Pine Lane
Solon, OH
Specialists in Close Quarter and Knife Combatives offering courses every Saturday and Sunday in Cleveland and all surrounding areas. We can also come to your club or range to offer instruction in Close Quarter Combatives, Knife Combatives, Fighting Pistol, Fighting Shotgun and Fighting Rifle.
RonLauinger@LMIInc.com 585-200-4000

David Ventura Ventura’s Concealed Carry Courses
4478 south hills drive
Cleveland,OH 44109
venturasccw@yahoo.com 216-925-9333
Become certified to carry a semiauto/revolver

Kevin Walsh Walsh Defensive Firearms Training Center
5335 Broadview Rd.
Parma, Oh 44134
admin@walshdefensivefirearms.com 216-339-3824
Firearms training from beginner to advanced specializing in Concealed Carry.

Ricky Watters Integrity Arms
5320 Beechwood ave
Maple Hts., Oh 44137
rewatters@att.net 440-836-2528

Rashad Williams Rays CCW
3310 E 132 st
Cleveland, OH 44120
raywill60@yahoo.com 216-633-8081
Certified NRA instructor. Concealed carry courses around your schedule

James Zernitz Civilian Defense Academy
26050 Euclid Ave
Euclid, Oh 44132
civiliandefenseacademy@gmail.com 216-389-0622

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Angela J. Armstrong 2200 Beamsville-Union City Road
Union City, OH 45390
Angela2448@icloud.com 937-459-6494
One-day concealed carry class that fullfils instructional obligation for applying for a Concealed Handgun License (CHL) in the State of Ohio.
Instruction from Buckeye Firearms Minuteman Volunteer, Angela Armstrong. Classes monthly, are all inclusive with all firearms, ammo, NRA student packets, lunch & dinner provided in this one day class.

Jerry Bortner 3954 US Route 127
Greenville, OH 45331
jlbortner@earthlink.net 937-548-1919
NRA Basic Pistol & Ohio CCW combined

Phil Eshbaugh Home On The Range
pistolpacker1@yahoo.com Scheduling classes now

William LeMaster 603 S High St
Arcanum, OH 45304
joelemaster@aol.com 937 692-5900
I teach the Ohio CCW course.

Mike Lewis Second Amendment Concealed Carry
P.O. Box 173 New Madison, Ohio 45346
carryconcealed@hotmail.com 937-459-6988
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Max Cleaves HandGun Training Education
21761 Defiance/Paulding county line Road
Defiance, Oh 43512
ccwtrainging4u@yahoo.com 419-393-2595
NRA basic pistol course enhanced to meet Ohio Concealed Carry Laws with real world range training....

Steve King 913 Haver Drive
Hicksville, OH 43526
steve913k@yahoo.com 419.487.1834
Training to enable you to apply for a concealed carry permit. Course includes: NRA basic pistol ,CCW instruction, 2 hours range time--12 hours total. Please call for dates, registration and cost. Includes discussions on: gun and ammo selection, expectations after a critical incident, decisions to be made prior to concealed carry,self-defense in the home and some advanced weapons handling.


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Stephen G. Anderson Ohio Concealed Carry Training Center
Powder Room Gun Range
Powell, Oh 43065
occtc@aol.com 866-466-1717
As a retired Police officer I've spent 19 years training officer and citizens. We started OCCTC in 2004 to teach personal the fine points of concealed carry, our program is advanced training. We accept Visa, Master Card, Discrover, Personal Checks and Cash. Visit our Web Site or Call 866-466-1717 for more information.

Jason Borenstein Ohio Armory
6011 Congressional Dr.
Westerville, OH 43082
jason@ohioarmory.com 888-556-0740
Firearms sales and NRA Certified Instructors

Edwin S. Harter Weapons Desposal ltd
5100 Pittman Rd
Delaware, Oh 43015
sharter418@yahoo.com 740 363-4937
Our class is a one day course , it's a long day but we make it fun . Meals and drinks tasted. Great day for a good cause call us at 740-363-4937

David Gwyer Red Hat Firearms
Delaware, OH 43015
dkgwyer@columbus.rr.com 614-371-2850
US Air Force weapons and marksmanship instructor with over 11 years experience teaching Air Force men and women how to successfully engage a target. I have instructed over 10,000 people and counting! If you are looking for a no attitude, professional, and thorough instructor, look no further. Don't look to former police officers - look to a former INSTRUCTOR of police officers (military police)! Please call or email me any questions you have.

Scott Harter Delaware County S.O.
5100 Pittman Rd
Delaware, OH 43015
sharter418@yahoo.com Classes run as requested

Officer Louis Katona III Paul's Marine CCW
6140 Columbus Pike
Lewis Center ,OH 43035
gunsales@paulsmarine.com 740-549-1999
The Premier CCW Course taught by a OPOTA & NRA Instructor with over 30 years experience teaching Police, Military, and Civilians in firearms. Includes Hot Breakfast and Lunch and Guns included. One Day Course, Only $175.00
Gun Dealer on Site and Range on Site

MJ Auer & Kevin Neal IPS,LLC.
6140 Columbus Pike
Lewis Center, OH 43035
gunsales@paulsmarine.com 740.549.1999
One day 12hr class.8am to 8pm $150.00 firearms and ammo provided if needed. Continental breakfast and catered lunch provided. On site range with full service gun store. FFL 01/03 dealer

Brandon Rhoten ColumbusCCW.com
Columbus, Oh 43065
training@columbusccw.com 614-636-2291
Class at Cabela's in Polaris. Group of instructors with 11+ years experience, thousands trained. Class $75 if pre-paid and $50 if you're military or LE. Class 2x per month at Cabela's for Florida and Ohio Concealed Carry. Call (614) 636-CCW1 or visit ColumbusCCW.com for details and to sign up.

Robin Salvo Black Wing Shooting Center
3722 Marysville Rd
Delaware, OH 43015
training@blackwingsc.com 740.363.7555
This course exceeds Ohio's CHL training requirement. The cost includes everything you need to complete the course, including firearms & ammo. Our legal portion is taught by an attorney who is a gun rights advocate. Class size is limited to 18.

Karen Thomen Armageddon Concealed Carry
3625 County Rd.605
Sunbury, Oh 43074 destinychats@yahoo.com
A great 12 hour course to obtain your Ohio CCW! Make sure to check us out. 10 hours classroom and 2 hours range time. Qualify and take your test to receive your Certificate.

Craig Tice, Mike Decker Deck-CCW
4609 Harlem Rd
Galena, OH 43021
mdecnraccw@gmail.com 614- 581-3005
SMALL CLASS SIZE . The class is one (1), 12 hour day.
Saturdays, 10:00 am - 10:00 pm, $115.00 Fee Includes Safety Equipment
NRA Basic Pistol Book, Handouts , Study Material
Ohio Attorney General's Concealed Carry Publication
Snacks and a Meal at no additional cost to you. Our primary focus is safety!
Safety in the classroom. Range or whenever you handle a firearm.
We have 2 certified NRA Instructors teaching the class and assisting you through
every phase of the course.

Steve Yuszka Powder Room
2470 State Route 750
Powell, Oh 43065
thepowderroom@netzero.net 614-846-3396
One day, 12 hour class for Ohio CCW. NRA instructors.

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Scott Cameron Firearm Safety
9604 State Route 60
Wakeman, Oh 44889
cameron1962@roadrunner.com 440-965-5122
NRA Instructor for Basic Pistol for CCW

Thomas Federkiel N.O.T.A.C.
6723 Susan Dr.
Castalia, OH 44824
tfederkiel@aol.com 419-656-8161
OPOTA and/or NRA certified instructors offering Concealed Carry, Basic Pistol & Personal Home Protection, and Reloading classes.

Brad Huntley Lakeshore Defense
912 Perry Street 1 North
Sandusky, OH 44870
lakeshoredefense@yahoo.com 419-602-4305
CCW, Personal Protection in the Home. Basic Pistol Course.

Emery Kimberlin Sixth Sense Handgun Academy
3708 #A Venice rd
Sandusky, Oh 44870
sixthsensegun@aol.com 419-627-8002
NRA CCW classes and Instructor Training

David A. Lang Lake Shore Defense
912 Perry St.
Sandusky, Oh 44870
info@lakeshoredefense.com 419-602-4305
Certified NRA Basic Pistol Instructor

Russell McConnell S.W.A.T.T> 1522 E. Perkins Ave. Suite B
Sandusky, Oh 44870
brent@strategicweapons.net 419-656-9191
Concealed Carry and Personal Home Protection classes from experienced former law enforcement officers!

Terry Pierce Vermilion Fish&Game
13617 Thompson Rd
Vermilion, OH 44089
vermilionccw@aol.com 440-773-8684
Concealed Carry Classes NRA Instructor (s) Basic Pistol Call for Class 440-773-8684

Alex Pocs 815 E Mason Rd
Avery,OH 44857
alexpocs@yahoo.com 419-706-2216
Scheduling classes for ccw,you must pre-register
NRA TC,train instructors in pistol,ppih,ppoh,rifle,shotgun,reloading,CCW

NRA Certified Training Counselor and Instructor 1417 Sagamore Street
Sandusky, OH 44870
vicspank@aol.com 419-627-8002
Pistol, personal protection, home firearm saftey, RSO. instructor classes or CCW.

Bushido, Inc. 1514 1/2 Barker Street
Sandusky, OH 44870
Concealed carry class for Ohio permit holders.

Shane Risk Norhtbay Tactical
1309 Carr St.
Sandusky, OH 44870
shane44870@bex.net 419-366-1528

Dennis Schreiner 8403 State Route 99
Sandusky, OH 44870
dwschreiner@gmail.com 419 271-4601
NRA Basic Pistol Course w/CHL addendum


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Brian Althoff Grey Wolf Consulting
P.O. Box 1588
Westerville, OH 43086
brian.althoff@greywolfconsulting.us 614-572-3794
The Ohio branch of Grey Wolf Consulting, LLC is very pleased to offer the required State of OH. CCW Certification Course for $100.00 per person. Our course meets or exceeds the requirements of the State of Ohio and is available within either a scheduled group class or private instruction by appointment. The course is generally held at Briar Rabbit Shooting Center in Zanesville, however other locations are available upon request. Please contact us for further information.

Dan Barker Think Tactical Training
231 Leonard Dr.
Lancaster, OH 43130
dan1ttt@yahoo.com 740 438 1215
Certified NRA Basic Pistol, RSO, Refuse to be a Victim. TTT has an on site class room, max 12 students. All safety gear, guns and ammo provided. Outdoor range, please dress for weather, we shoot rain or shine. Continental breakfast, lunch is home prepared soup and salad.
Coffee , water, and soft drinks are provided . You may bring your own firearm , it needs to be cased, and bring factory ammo.

Steve Carlisle Central Ohio Martial Arts
2775 Boving Rd
Lancaster, Oh 43130
carlislesp@yahoo.com 740-654-9641
"The Way Of The Gun"

Craig Chaffins 4362 Mile Hill Road
Lancaster Ohio 43130.
craig@craigsconcealedcarry.com Individual cost is $80 with no hidden fees. Special group rates and dates are available. Serving the Lancaster, Amanda, and Circleville areas. Please visit my web site at wwwcraigsconcealedcarry.com for more information

Gregory Dann Praetorian Firearms & Shooting Company
375 Grinnell St.
Pickerington, Oh 43147
praetorianfsc@gmail.com 614.434.6220
Praetorian Firearms & Shooting Company provides training and legal certification for Ohio citizens who want to apply for a carrying concealed weapon (CCW) permit in the State of Ohio. We currently provide instruction in NRA First Steps Pistol Orientation, NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course and Ohio Carrying Concealed Weapon (CCW) classes. Also, in the near future we will offer Personal Protection Inside the Home classes. Find us on Facebook.com/Praetorian Firearms & Shooting

William Davis Davis Concealed Carry
10115 Alliston Dr....
Pickerington, Oh 43147
bdccw@att.net 614-501-0949
Ohio Concealed Handgun License Training available

Right Defense Clint Lake
Pickerington, OH 43147
RightDefense@insight.rr.com 614-309-4894
One day concealed carry classes, conducted monthly. Meets & exceeds the requirements for Ohio concealed carry! NRA basic pistol, Personal Protection Outside the Home, Personal Protection Inside the Home, advanced CCW classes. All firearms, ammo, lunch & dinner, NRA student packets and more included in this all inclusive one day class.

Tom Gary Southwest Firearms Academy & Tactical Training Institute
PO Box 471
Millersport, Oh 43046-0471
SouthwestFirearmsAcademy@Hotmail.com Phone: 740-974-1500
Southwest Firearms Academy & Tactical Training Institute offers NRA Basic Pistol Firearms Training Courses from NRA Certified Instructors and Ohio CCW training classes, as well as other tactical, self defense and less lethal training courses. Our class meets the Ohio CCW and Florida training requirements. Please check our website or contact our office for additional information for upcoming classes and training dates. Thank you for your interest in continuing your firearms training.

Mike Lyons Lyons Defensive Solutions
7817 Williamson Lane
Canal Winchester, Oh 43110
mikelyons78@yahoo.com 614-561-4040
One Day Concealed Carry Class for $99 each. Kids ages 11-17 are FREE with a paid accompanying adult. All of the requirements of the law are taught as well as: Safe storage of firearms and ammunition, how to safely handle a handgun, personal firearm selection, defensive ammo selection, holster selection and mindset. To keep the costs down this is a no frills class. You need to bring eye and ear protection and 100 rounds of ammunition. Please call or e-mail me to reserve your spot.

Jeff Robinson 9356 Bowman RD
Amanda, OH 43102
firemanjeff10@gmail.com 740.808.2321
NRA certified instructor in basic pistol can give classes most every day

Shawn Steinschreiber Freedom Health and Safety Training Center
John Street
Amanda, OH 43102
stemm.1@osu.edu 740-407-2107
CCW classes, all NRA classes, CPR, First Aid, Wilderness First Aid, CABS, Bloodborne Pathogens, emergency Oxygen Administration and many, many more.

Gerard Valentino ACA Personal Defense
Pickerington, Oh 43147
gvalentino@prodigy.net 614-778-4874
The class is limited to 10 people. The NRA Certified Instructor likes to keep the class small to be sure you receive proper instruction. To become Ohio concealed carry certified, you have to take a 10 hour classroom training session and a 2 hour gun range training session. Please e-mail me with any questions you have about future dates and registration. Gerard Valentino NRA Certified Instructor ACA Personal Defense 614-778-4874 gvalentino@prodigy.net

Troy Vennon Carry-to-Protect LLC
7860 Hill Road
Canal Winchester, Oh 43110
tvennon@carry-to-protect.com (614) 204-9863
Ohio Concealed Carry License training taught by NRA certified instructors. The state of Ohio, being a shall issue state, requires CCW applicants complete the NRA Basic Pistol Course in order to satisfy training requirements for Ohio's CCW License.

David R. Whitaker DRW Gun Training
2174 Scenic Dr NE
Lancaster, Ohio 43130
dwhitaker@columbus.rr.com 614-309- 4510
Certified OPOTA Law Enforcement Requalification and NRA pistol Instructor & Range Officer

Gary York Conceal Carry Training
3441 Stepath Mound Lane
Lancaster, OH 43130
york_gary@yahoo.com 740.215.4098
This is a one day training course that meets Ohio’s requirements for CCW training. Classes are generally in the central Ohio area, however; I am mobile as long as I have 10 students, and an adequate class room and range facilities. Your instructor is a 25 year Law Enforcement veteran, and a full-time police officer, certified in the State of Ohio as a firearms instructor through the Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission (OPOTC). I am a strong supporter of concealed carry. Topics covered are: Eligibility Guidelines, CCW Application Process, Use of Force and Civil Liability, Castle Doctrine, Legal Issues of Carrying Concealed, Contact with Law Enforcement, Private Property and Workplaces, Firearm Safety, Fundamentals Pistol Craft, Handguns and Related Equipment .


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Mitchell Kirby Sabre Self Defense, LLC
6310 State Route 41 NW
Washington Court House, OH 43160
m.kirby@roadrunner.com 740-505-1095
NRA Certified Instructor teaching Ohio CHL. Email me for the current schedule.

Lawrence Smith CHlOHIO
3382 Miller Rd.
New Holland, Oh 43145
larrysmith@chlohio.com 740-505-0408
This Course meets all training and evaluation requirements described in Section 2925.125 (G) (1) and Section 2923.125 (G) (2) of The Ohio Revised Code. The Certificate awarded is a requirement of the Sheriff's Departments of the State of Ohio to make application for a permit to carry a concealed handgun in Ohio.
Please see www.chlohio.com, click on course info link, top left of web page.


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Intrepid Tactics Affordable 1 day Ohio CCW classes held several Saturdays a month, other days based on demand.
CALL to register 614-205-1892 Or visit our Facebook page.
Outstanding Training tailored to meet your personal needs taught by BFA Leader/NRA certified firearms & self defense specialists. We offer fairly priced, quality Concealed Carry & personal protection in the home training located in Columbus Ohio. Course includes all material & equipment needed for you to obtain your Concealed handgun License. Group rates, Private 12 hour Classes, Eve Classes, Basic 3 hour gun safety & familiarization class available. Bring in 5 or more additional students and your class will be free!
EMAIL Intrepidtactics@outlook.com to secure a spot today! Or Sign up for our next class at www.facebook.com/intrepidtactics
Check us out & like us on facebook page to hear the latest news of classes & special pricing! 

Christopher DeLong Westerville, OH 43081
delong.153@buckeyemail.osu.edu 614-961-8980 Leave voicemail if I am unable to answer
Certified NRA Instructor, teaching NRA Basic Pistol, Home
Firearm Safety, and Basic Personal Protection in the Home. Will do private
classes or group classes with a discount for those who bring other attendees

Robert S. Maroldy Ohio CCW Training
Gahanna, OH 43230
OhioCCWtraining@aol.com 614-208-6612
NRA Certified / Ohio approved CCW Instructor and former U.S.
Army Security Agency Specialist with 45 years of resident Concealed Carry
experience in NY, CT, MA, TX and OH offers 1 or 2-day private classes in
Franklin Co. (Gahanna).
I will host a class for you or come to you and conduct a class. I provide
everything needed including guns and ammo and I specialize in new (male or
female) shooters and address the needs of senior and/or disabled shooters.
I have a private range and shooting is done in an informal (but safe) manner.
Minimum persons to hold a class - 3. Cost is $125 per person for 3-5 people; $99
per person for 6 or more (group rate). please call for more details or to
schedule your class!

Brandon McElvain MyCCWClass.com
Grove City, Oh 43123
Myccwclass@live.com 614-507-7245
$120, flexible scheduling, just bring ammo if you don’t own a pistol

Adam Arrington 4 Your Defense
2319 Bush Blvd
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
instructors@4-your-defense.com 614.655.1225
Ohio Concealed Carry classes. One day course usually held in Mt. Sterling, Ohio

Ryan Boerner Concealed Carry Of Reynoldsburg
Ryan_p_boerner@yahoo.com 740 274 5793

Tyrone T. Bonner II Watchman
1709 Bob-o-link east bend
Columbus,OH 43229
tbonnerii@yahoo.com (937)830-7473
A professional administered course by a certified NRA instructor, taught to the standards of the Ohio Revise Code

Aaron Beckett Aarons CCW Class
5375 Carbondale Drive
Columbus, OH 43232
myccwclass@live.com 614-949-5874
Get your CCW for $120 a person

Tristan L. Bontz 6081 Meadow Wood Lane
Columbus, OH 43228
TBontz@columbus.rr.com 614-625-5883
I am an NRA Instructor for Home Firearm Safety, Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Metallic Cartridge Reloading, Shotgun Shell Reloading, Muzzleloading Shotgun and am a Certified Range Safety Officer. I am currently in search of a permanent range. At this time, if you provide the location/range, firearms and ammunition, I will provide instruction, including Ohio CHL/CCW. Also, I am a Rifle and Shotgun Merit Badge Counselor for the Boy Scouts of America and will instruct both Scouts and Leaders.

Craig Brafford P.O. Box 305
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
cst1967@hotmail.com 614-367-6288
Offering CCW and NRA Basic Pistol classes from a veteran police officer of over 20 years.

Douglas Dean Ohio Strategic Defense Academy ltd
3971 Hoover Rd, #235
Grove City, OH 43123
ddean@ohiosda.com 614-582-5472
Basic CCW Course meets and exceeds the requirements for Ohio's Concealed Handgun License. Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission and NRA Certified Instructors.

Active Defense Solutions Michael Barrett
Dublin, Oh 43016
Mike@ActiveDefenseSolutions.com 614-557-4850
12 hour course held at my home in Dublin. We limit course size to 8 students to ensure everyone has one on one attention from the instructor. Course cost is $125 per person, or $200 for couples. This includes certificate and course materials, lunch at Jason's Deli in Dublin, and range time. .22 rental/ammo also included for those who do not own a firearm.

Michael O'Shay Gardner CALL to ARMS Inc
Columbus Ohio 43230
NRA certified in Basic Pistol, Ohio CCW , NRA First steps and/or Basic Pistol.

Bill Good sheepdog2warrior.com
info@sheepdog2warrior.com (614) 602-2598
Van Wert Police Department, retired with 27 yr as street cop
& 13 years as VWPD range instructor, Van Wert Sheriff Office range officer since 2002
OPOTA Certified instructor since 1989, all firearms. NRA Certified firearms instructor
OPOTA Basic Police Commander & Instructor, past. Over 3,100 student contact hours of adult education instruction
CCW class in four 3.5 hour modules, AM or PM, to the convenience of the class. Dedicated classroom in Dublin and private life fire range in Pickaway county. Remote training for groups of 10 or more. $150 for CCW training, your weapon & ammo. Plus $50 for use of my
handguns and ammo. DISCOUNT of $50 for active and honorably discharged US Military. Training open to US citizens ONLY. Advanced and private training available upon request.
Payment by cash or credit card. No checks accepted.

James E Graves Trigger Action, LLC
2494 Canterbury Road
Columbus, Oh 43221
ohiotriggeraction@gmail.com 614-496-0308
Trigger Action, LLC, major objective is to provide education and training in the safe and proper use of firearms. We are certified National Rifle Association (NRA) Instructors, and we uphold the NRA's adherence to firearm safety, by using approved NRA training courses to maintain standardization among all NRA courses.

Robert Haag New Generation Firearm Training
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
info@newgenfirearmtraining.com 614-522-9899
NRA certified instructor offering private classes for couples or small groups as well as scheduled classes. Discounts for couples. We also offer First Steps Training for new shooters.

AImHI Inc 10299 Johnstown Rd
New Albany, OH 43054
Sales@nasr.com 614 939 4867
Ohio's #1 Rated CCW Training Center. We do all of our training at our indoor range that is both heated and cooled.
We have been teaching CCW classes longer than anyone in Ohio. We provide, guns, ammo, targets, paper, pens, everything you need to successfully complete the course.
You will learn to shoot both revolvers and semi auto pistols in 9mm, 38, 357 and 45 acp. We also let you shoot in low light, with a flashlight and a laser.
We are especially aware of the training needs of the elderly and those who have never fired a firearm before. Learn to shoot, have a great time, and get your CCW competency certificate all at the same time. We offer one day classes, we offer a two day weekend class and a three evening class.

Laurie Holder Women's Defense Network
Columbus, OH 43235
info@womens-defense-network.com 614-427-3377
This a 12 hour course is designed for those who want to learn about defensive handguns and apply for an Ohio Concealed Handgun License. The course exceeds the requirements set forth by ORC 2923.125. What's included? Certificate of Competency to meet Ohio's training requirements. All classroom materials (your’ s to take home) All range materials, including a handgun, ammunition and safety equipment (eye and ear protection) Legal presentation and Q&A session with our attorney

Matt Kissel/Steve Bohnert 614-402-5558/614-562-0582
NRA certified instructors with 56 years of combined tactical and competitive firearms experience. We offer the NRA Basic Pistol Course, which meets the State of Ohio requirements for the Concealed Carry License. Shooters of all skill levels are welcome. We offer our affordably priced class in a 2 day format with a 10 hour classroom session and a 2 hour range session. runandgun101@gmail.com mattkissel@sbcglobal.net

JCS Survival, LLC 4694 Cemetery Road #214
Hilliard, OH 43026
John@yoursurvival.net 614 302-9764
Extensive offering of Law Enforcement and Civilian Seminars & Training Classes. Check out the home page of our web site for more information and registration.

Ed Krumm OCC
Columbus, Oh 43204
shootingclass@columbus.rr.com 614-284-9447
Split classes to fit your schedule. Call today, start today, no
waiting list.

Richard Kendrick Midstate Defense, LLC
1689 Holt Rd #64
Columbus, Oh 43228
midstatedefense@gmail.com 614-329-0563
Comprehensive concealed carry training. Exceeds all requirements for the Ohio concealed handgun license.

Robert A. Adkins Mid Ohio Firearms
3906 Driscoll Court
Dublin,OH 43016
midohiofirearms@gmail.com 614-285-7586
NRA Certified Instructor in Home Firearm Safety, Basic Pistol, Personal Protection In The Home, and Personal Protection Outside The Home. I also offer the 12 hour Ohio Concealed Carry Course. Please see my web site for upcoming dates and times.

Michael Barrett Active Defense Solutions
Dublin, Oh 43016
ActiveDefenseSolutions@gmail.com 614-800-9354
This is a 12 hour Ohio CCW course as required by Ohio RC 2923.125), based on the proven NRA Basic Pistol Course. We have expanded the course to meet Ohio Revised Code including basic safety rules, types of firearms, ammunition selection, and the real story on what ammunition does & does not do. "Considerations of Concealed Carry", How to carry, The Mindset when
carrying, Awareness, tactics, The physiological distortions of combat. The Ohio
laws concerning concealed carry, How to interact with law enforcement. Training
methods, gun care, & choosing the proper handgun, for concealed carry. The class
is divided between 10 hrs of classroom & 2 hours of range time. $125 includes
course, lunch,.22 ammo/gun, as well as range fees. Maximum of 6 students per
class to ensure the enough one on one attention .

Dean Boerger Strategic Training Group, LLC
1580 King Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212
info@StrategicTraining.org 614-481-0777
NRA Certified LE Handgun/Shotgun Instructor. We train for CCW, All NRA Civilian Handgun and Shotgun courses.

Michael Craig, President Ohio Shooting Sports, Ltd.
PO Box 123
Summit Station, OH 43073
Michael@ohioshootingsports.com 740-964-1131
Ohio Shooting Sports provides professional instruction to students of all ages who are interested in unarmed and armed self-defense. Most of our classes are designed as 1 day events which makes them more affordable in terms of tuition, travel and ammunition costs. We offer Defensive Handgun 1 which is our 1 day Ohio CCW Training and Competency Certification
class. We provide everything need to apply for your Ohio Conceal Carry License: Firearms, Ammunition, Legal presentation, Ohio Conceal Carry Brochure,Lunch and Dinner, CHL application and all legal and handgun brochures. We have additional training courses starting with Defensive Handgun 2,Advanced Conceal Carry, Integrated Conceal Carry, Tactical Shotgun,
Tactical Rifle, Defensive Knife, Home Defense and Unarmed Combatives. Go to our web site for dates and times for upcoming classes. Professional range and modern classroom onsite.

Mitch Capperes Buckeye Protection Services
4937 West Broad St
Columbus, OH 43228
buckprotserv@yahoo.com 614-579-3642
The course is twelve (12) hours long (10 hours classroom and 2 hours on the range) and exceeds requirements needed to apply for a CCW permit in Ohio, and 26 other states. It will build confidence in gun handling and develop the proper attitude.

At Home CCW Ohio 480 South 3rd Street
2nd FL, Suite 201
Columbus, OH 43215
info@athomeccwohio.com 888-696-7322
Ohio and Utah certification in 1 day. We come to your home or office. We concentrate and deliver the required concealed carry permit certification coursework on your terms, on your time, when it is convenient for you. Classes can be for you alone, or with your significant other and friends; but always in the privacy of your own home or office, confidentially, and in one day. The average rate $95.00 per person for a group of 6 (All inclusive. See website for details). Serving all counties in the state of Ohio.

Erick W. Doelfs Cap City Firearms
Serving Central Ohio
capcityfirearms@gmail.com 614-806-8680
Look no further! The finest in CCW training is available with Cap City Firearms! We specialize in small classroom size to maximize learning potential. Our instructors are NRA Certified and provide the necessary tools, training and compassion required for anyone looking to obtain their Concealed Carry in Ohio. Please visit our website and come join us for the adventure of
your life!

Eric von der Embse 5400 Avery Rd
Dublin, Oh 43016
eric@firearmsccwtraining.com 614-499-8676
NRA Certified Instructor Pistol. One day classes 9am to 9pm on Saturdays $85 per person. Private classes are available (contact us for more information and rates for private classes). See website for more information.

Don Dorman NRA Certified Instructor
3124 Telham Dr.
Columbus, Oh 43204
ddorman@wowway.com 614-906-2127
I will train you any day of the week except Mondays and in one day...Stay safe and give me a call or send me an email...Thank you, Don

Terry Dunlap Ohio Certified Concealed Carry
p.o. box 284
Canal Winchester, Oh 43110
terrydunlap1@yahoo.com 614-837-5444
Class Instructors are all OPOTA Police certified. Lawyer does legal issues.
Shooting exceeds 2 hours and 150 rounds. Courses of fire are same as basic Police Recruits. We include chemical defense tactics, home invasion plans, and much more. Our basic is like most others advanced class. Our training qualifies for Arizona CCW
permit that covers the same as Fl.

Charles Edwards Buckeye Concealed Carry
3478 Vienna Ct
Westerville, OH 43081
host@buckeyeconcealedcarry.com 614-989-9612
Offering 1 Day, and evening ccw classes

Chris Grant CCW Mentor
Columbus, Oh
mva1985@gmail.com 614-746-6417
The course is twelve hours long (10 hours classroom and 2 hours on the range) and exceeds requirements needed to apply for a Concealed Handgun License (CHL) in Ohio. All are welcome to take my class as long as you are not prohibited from owning a firearm and have an open mind and positive attitude. Classes are laid back and all questions are encouraged.

David Gwyer Red Hat Firearms
374 Inverness Ave
Delaware OH 43015
com dkgwyer@columbus.rr.com 614-371-2850
Having trained over 10,000 women and men over the last two decades, I am one of the most experienced instructors in Ohio. Please call or email your questions.

E. Scott Harte International Security Associates, Inc.
4230 Tuller Road, Suite 200
Dublin, OH 43016
info@intl-security.com 614-761-3626
ISA offers Basic, Refresher & Advanced CCW/Firearms Courses and OPOTC Training for the Private Security Officer. Visit our website for additional security training for the private, law enforcement and corporate community.

Mark Lucas International Security Associates, Inc
4230 Tuller Road, Suite 200
Dublin,OH 43017
mlucas@intl-security.com 614.761.3626
CCW and OPOTC classes through Advanced Tactical Training. Comfortable classrooms and a state of the art indoor range located in central Columbus. Training is conducted by formal Tactical Operators with decades of training experience we have trained thousands of shooters. You will receive personalized attention with our training.

Curt Mayhew and James Lee Christian Gunner Training
Groveport, OH 43125
Curt@ChristianGunner.com 614- 582-1717
Monthly Concealed Carry/NRA Certified Basic Pistol Classes. Emphasis on safety. Program designed especially for first-time shooters, beginners, women and couples.

JT Moccabee JTM CCW
880 Windy Hill Ln
Galloway, Oh 43119
jmoccabee@gmail.com 740-701-7126
NRA Certified Firearms Instructor for Ohio Concealed.Carry Classes

George Murphy Murphys 1st Defense
292 N. Eureka Ave
Columbus, Oh 43204
gmurphs74@gmail.com 614-484-3057
NRA basic pistol course which meets and exceeds the Ohio concealed carry requirements. One day or two day class! Call with questions or to register for the class!!

Bobby Roig NRA Instructor
5451 Rockhurst Drive
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
bobby.tattoo@yahoo 614-829-7775
One Day Class - Basic Pistol. Meets requirements for CCW.

Ryan Sweet Justified Tactical Defense, LLC
Columbus, OH 43220
JustifiedTacticalDefense@gmail.com 614-569-6876
Personal Professional Training at a brand new state of art tactical training indoor range. For $130 you will receive the most interactive training in the NW Columbus Area. Please visit our website for our upcoming class schedule.

Nipa / Junction City Police Department 3731 Towne Center Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43219
Real world training. I will teach you to survive.

Mid-Ohio Firearms Training Academy 7065 Huntley Rd.
Columbus, Oh 43229
please contact Richard Wheeler at(614)-774-9547

Bob Previts Accreditedfirearms
Columbus, OH 43202
bob.gunner.7@gmail 614-260-1300
Our classes are Saturday 9am-6pm and Sunday noon-2pm.Our course is focused on self defense and home security.We supply guns ammo targets and safety equip. We offer free lunch video and slide presentatiion and lawyer taught use of deadly force.Instructors have 25 years experience with NRA courses + police and military backrounds with combat experience and real applications of deadly force for self defense.we have trained beginners, women and seniors.

PRO Training 4444 Indianola Avenue
Columbus, OH 43214
Ohio CCW/NRA Basic Pistol Marksmanship classes, NRA Instructor classes, many other NRA safety programs. Contact Ron Herman, NRA Training Counselor.

Kevin Sadeski Armed2Defend LLC
7457 Williamson Lane
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
Armed2Defend@gmail.com 614-503-5214
CCW Training for $85 with no hidden fees. This one day class meets Ohio, Arizona, and Florida training requirements to get maximum reciprocity. All materials for the Ohio license are provided.Attorney Ken Hanson gives the two hour legal portion. Please see site for upcoming class dates and to register. Classes are held in SE Columbus. This course is perfect for beginners; we work 1-on-1 to show how to use the pistol safely and effectively. The fee includes usage of a handgun and ammo.

James McGarvey Integrity Training Solutions
6983 Laurel Boat Lane
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
jmcgarvey@mail.com 614-493-6477
Conceal Carry and Firearm Classes

Roy Toler Concealed Defense,LLC.
6102 Hazelmere Dr.
Galloway, Oh 43119
rtoler@columbus.rr.com 614-623-2325
Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission approved Firearms and CCW instructiom and certification. Semi Auto, Revolver and Shotgun certified.

Carolyn Robey-Warren Carolyn Carries
3939 St Mary Ct
Whitehall, Oh 43213
Carolyn@carolyncarries.com 614-657-6811
Carolyn Carries offers both a beginner women's NRA Basic Pistol Course as well as a co-ed NRA Basic Pistol Course. Please call or email for class details.

Jason Weaver In-Service Training Group
5979 E. Ste. 107 Livingston Ave.
Columbus, Oh 43232
dutyishonor@yahoo.com 614-367-0285
The purpose of this class is to teach the student to use a firearm to protect themselves from a violent encounter. The student will learn how to carry the firearm and deploy the firearm to overcome the advantage of the criminal element


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Black Swamp Personal Defense L.L.C. Instructors - Dave Arend and Chad D. Baus
Archbold/ Wauseon

Ohio and Michigan Concealed Carry training. Group discounts available. Classes forming all the time. See website for class descriptions, photos and more - www.facebook.com/northwestselfdefense

Connie Gochenour & Adam Serres NRA Certified Basic Pistol Instructors
27286 US Hwy 20
Fayette, OH 43521
connieg63@frontier.com 419-630-3903
NRA Basic Pistol Safety and Ohio Concealed Carry Classes. $99 per student. Range on site. 12 hour, one day class. Please call or email for more information or to reserve your seat.

Bradley J. Merillat Black Swamp Tactical Firearms
507 North Gorham
Fayette, OH 43521
medic334@gmail.com 507 North Gorham
Ohio and Michigan Concealed Carry training. Classes forming all the time. Feel free to call or e-mail with any questions

Dr. Amos Patterson PO Box 326
Metamora, OH 43540
amos45patterson@embarqmail.com 419-644-4690
Individualized instruction for beginning defensive combat shooting

Dan Potts The Lead Shed
435 E. Linfoot
Wauseon,Oh 43567
dan@theleadshed.com 419-335-2131
Gun Store, over 400 guns in stock. Benelli, Kimber, all brands! CCW Instruction!

Don Sayers Inspired Shot
130 E Airport Hwy
Swanton, OH 43558
donpsayers@aol.com 419 265-2744
Ohio CCW, MI CCW, NC CCW Pistol, Rifle, 4H, BSA, Ohio Hunter Ed, Whitetail Deer Clinics, Wild Turkey Clinics at you facility or mine. Prices vary form FREE to $125 for Ohio/MI ccw

Robert Wyse Wyse CCW Classes
737 N Fulton St.
Wauseon, Oh 43567
shooterbob27@yahoo.com 419-583-0590
E-mail me for class dates. Discounts for large groups. 1 day class.


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Jeff Adkins Tri State K9
968 Evergreen Rd
Fraizersbottom, WV 25082
tristatek9@aol.com 888-201-5444
Complete detail on website or call for more info 888-201-5444

Kevin Day Asgard Tactical Specialists LLC
10465 Bulaville Pike
Bidwell, OH 45614
Asgard_tactical@yahoo.com 740-645-2477
This course is taught by an instructor that is certified as both a NRA and a Police Firearms Instructor, and is also a former S.W.A.T Officer. Therefore you will receive both a NRA and a Police training certificate. This class is 12 hours in length and will fulfill all requirements for obtaining the Ohio or West Virginia Concealed Carry Permits. All range activities are conducted on Asgard Tactical Specialists private ranges.

Richard Starkey Harrison Twp. Fire Dept.
Little Bull Skin Rd
Gallipolis, Oh 45631
nraccw@inbox.com 740-256-6514
NRA Certified Instructor,This is the one-day (12 hrs.) NRA basic pistol class. It is the class the state of Ohio requires you to have in order to get your Concealed Handgun License.NRA Certificate awarded same day.Cost $100.


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All Ohio CCW (330) 548-2092
PO Box 7581
Akron, Oh 44306
BeSafe@NRACertified.com www.AllOhioCCW.com
ROC Firearms and Personal Protection Training Center at All Ohio CCW
NRA and OPOTA Trained, Licensed and NRA Certified Instructors.
We focus on PROPER Training, Safety and Education. You won't find a better class. If you are new to firearms we are here to prepare you, not scare you. We teach many disciplines, Men, WOMEN and offer the OHIO CCW course. Our "Range" class time is Superior to most. Call and ask us why!! Group and Private classes are available and we Travel all over Ohio to meet special and/or specific needs. If all you are looking for is the best price you will find it. If your looking for the best class, then call us TODAY! We take our training "dead serious!" (330) 294-7888

Chris Aster Geauga Tactical
8330 Mayfield Rd.
Chesterland, Oh 44026
chris@geaugatactical.com 440-477-8076
CCW Courses taught by NRA Certified Instructors. Certified in Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Home Firearm Safety.

Jay Bodnar Gunfighter Solutions
PO Box 86
Perry, Oh 44081
jbodnar@gunfightersolutions.com 440-289-9301
The highly experienced gunfighter solutions training staff is offering the Ohio Concealed Carry Weapons Permit Certification Course and much more. Visit us at gunfightersolutions.com

Awareness & Confrontation Training LLC 12300 Kinsman Rd,Suite F2 Newbury Ohio 44065
dbrown@awareconfrontreact.com We teach Ohio concealed carry, basic and advanced firearms training. Instructors are both NRA and Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy certified firearms instructors with over 50 years law enforcement experience and over 30 years training experience. We teach tactical and defensive shooting concepts, the introduction of having the proper mindset, and stress the difference between target shooting vs. defensive shooting.
We also have an indoor simulator shooting range with SIRT (shot indicator reset trigger) laser pistol. You can use the simulator to practice basic shooting fundementals, drawing from a holster, move and shoot, barricade shooting and more.

Eric Germovsek Miller Wood Firearms
Chardon, Ohio 44024
ericgermovsek@yahoo.com 440-463-0113
I am a middle school teacher by trade but love to teach my
favorite hobby (guns) to others. I have been around guns for 30 years and would
love to pass on my knowledge and experience to you. e- mail me for class times
and dates.

Bradley Kidd Progressive Combative Systems, LLC
9953 E Washington St. Suite A
Chagrin Falls, OH 44023
brad@progressivecombativesystems.com 440-241-9900
We offer a multidisciplinary methodology focused on reality-based training to survive a criminal assault. Training includes: CCW classes, threat recognition and management, close-quarters handgun, edged/impact weapon combatives, practical unarmed combatives, "dirty" boxing, Kali, greco-roman wrestling, and scenario-based training.

Right To Carry, LLC Mitch Houser
PO Box 719
Chardon, OH 44024
mitch@righttocarryllc.com 216-469-0866
NRA and Police certified instructors. We offer monthly as well as private classes and will travel to teach groups. Rental handguns are available.

Safety 1st Concealed Carry LLC. PO Box 1108
Chardon, OH 44024
safety1stconcealedcarry@roadrunner.com 440-279-7180
Ohio CHL Training by a Certified NRA Instructor / RSO
Ohio CHL Renewals
NRA Safety Inside The Home
NRA Personnel Protection Inside The Home
We believe in a Safety 1st attitude in the development of knowledge and skills. We cater to all experience levels and also offer private classes.

James T. McAdams Carry Safely
PO Box 152
Thompson, OH 44086
jtllmc@yahoo.com 440-725-2672
We teach CCW, rifle, shotgun and Refuse to be a Victim Classes. Reasonable rates

John McCreery 7513 Tyler Blvd
Mentor, OH 44024
john@hkjgunstuff.com www.ohioppt.com
CCW Class and Suarez International Classes. Group Discounts and training at your site.

Ohio Personal Protection Training 14914 GAR Hwy
Chardon, OH 44024
john@hkjgunstuff.com 440-279-3714

Denny V 15038 Woodsong Dr
Middlefield, OH 44062
kinturo3333@yahoo.com 216-870-9773
Relaxed atmosphere, groups, private, women. will travel. Call for info.

Lloyd Rob White Rob White
PO Box 125
Middlefield, Oh 44062-0125
rcopperbear@aol.com CCW class is presented in the NRA format.Handgun proficiency classes also subscribe to all NRA tenants & formats. Small class size, range on site. All weather private range, day/night, inside or out. PPC course, all stages

Tezeon Wong Defense Services LLC
11787 Bell Road
Newbury, OH 44065
tezeon@yahoo.com 440-488-1300
CCW classes held at various locations in Geauga and Portage Co area. Cost $125.00; includes everything to qualify for Ohio CCW. Includes some self defense instruction; Contact for specific dates, times, and locations.


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Vincent L. Abbot Ohio Gun Permit
3386 Old Salem.
Clayton, Oh 45415
caseknifes@prodigy.net 937-304-3591
$65 for Ohio CCW classes single and groups welcome. One day class and 2 or 3 day classes. NRA Certified and over 30 years experience.

Thomas A. Appel Ohio Firearms Instructor
Box 262
Spring Valley, OH 45370
ccw.kimberlyskok@ymail.com 937-241-2760
One day Ohio CCW class for $65 on Sundays. NRA Certified Instructor, Firearms Safety, Combat Firearms, Range Safety Officer. Private classes available upon request.

Joey Bainbridge Gadsden Defense
Bellbrook, OH
bainz@hotmail.com 520-232-4751
Monthly CCW and NRA Pistol courses. Personalized, individual and small group classes available. Shoot me an email and let me know what you need, we'll get you trained and on your way.

John C, Blair Bellbrook Guns & Supplies
15 S. Main St.
Bellbrook, OH 45305
bellbrookgunshop@aol.com 937-310-3014
Class is $90.00. All program materials are provided. All you need to bring is your pistol, ammo, and something to drink and/or eat. One day class taught on Sundays. Pre-registration is a must so call to sign up today!

Fred Bramsway Ohio CCW
139 Woodcroft Tr.
Beavercreek, Oh 45430-1924
thegunny66@gmail 937-429-1008
Ohio CCW Best OF The Best

Ronald Clark 2934 Stauffer DR
Beavercreek, OH 45434
roc5966@yahoo.com 937-426-8889
We conduct classes monthly either at your location or ours. All
material is furnished, except ammunition. In cwertain cases we do loan firearms.
We have been conducting classes since 2005, with as many as 20 participants or
as few as 2, depending upon the schedules of the groups.

Gary Evens 599 Woodhaven Trail
Yellow Springs, Oh 45387
gevens@woh.rr.com 937-767-2959
Pistol, rifle, shotgun, home firearms safety, personal protection in the home, and personnel protection outside the home courses available through LongMeadows Shooting School (Miami County).

Dave Kushner CCW Ohio
1851 Pathfinder Ct
Xenia, OH 45385
dave@ccwohio.com 937-471-1777
Private and group concealed carry certifications and renewals for Ohio and Florida. Classes available both weekdays and weekends.

MackeyIndustries 241 Purcell dr.
Xenia, Oh 45385-1213
Jmackey1@woh.rr.com Jesse@MackeyIndustries.com JesseMackey10@gmail.com 937-545-2280
We offer CCW Training, Pistol Training, Firearms Safety, and Personal Protection Inside the Home. No minimum student count. One-on-one or group classes available. Usually on Saturdays and we provide all
materials(except ammo) and lunch. We do have some guns available to use for your class so don't feel pressured to already own a gun( we can help with the selection of a gun to fit you.) Please call, text, or email us and we'll work with you to get you trained.

Richard W. Martin Western Ohio Personal Safety/Firearm Training Group
PO Box 3209
Fairborn, OH 45324-9109
ohiogunsafety@yahoo.com 937-878-1467
Volunteer NRA Certified Instructors offer NRA Basic Pistol Shooting/Ohio CCW, NRA Personal Protection In The Home, NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home, Advanced CCW I and II, NRA RTBAV (R), Dayton-Springfield area.

Tim O'Bryant Family Firearms Academy
8300 Dayton Springfield Road
Fairborn, OH 45324
Tim@FamilyFirearmsAcademy.com 937-271-6502
Conceal Carry Classes are offered the first Saturday of each month. Additional classes are scheduled as demand dictates. I will schedule a class for your group of 6 or more

Personal Protection Concepts Ltd. PO Box 340485
Beavercreek, OH 45434
info@ppctraining.com 937-371-7816
Visit www.ppctraining.com for schedule.

Kimberly E. Skok Kimberly E. Skok CCW
34 E. Franklin St.
Bellbrook, Oh 45305
ccw.kimberlyskok@ymail.com 937-241-2760
Female NRA Certified Instructor authorized to teach Basic Pistol and the 12 hour CCW class. Private classes are $125, Sunday group classes are $65; it covers the entire course. If you don't have a hand gun, I will provide one. You will need ear and eye protection, ammunition and a one day range pass.

Keith Swigart 207 N. High St.
Yellow Springs, OH 45387-2007
Magnum44@mail.com 937-831-1566
NRA Basic Handgun Safety Class Fee $80. Friday Eve & Saturday. Shoot Sunday Afternoon

Bill Titley Reality Training Group
btitley@realitytraininggroup.com 937-313-5142
CCW/Handgun Fundamentals 1:
This is for new shooters or those wanting their Ohio CCW (CHL). Attendees will gain an in depth understanding of both Ohio CCW laws and Federal civil laws as they relate to the use of deadly force. On the full range day, they will also acquire solid fundamentals of handgun marksmanship and pistol handling. With a maximum class size of 15 students, there is plenty of personal instruction time.
Those who already possess their CCW but feel they still need to establish a solid technical foundation may want to attend this course. Approximately 150 rounds. Stay Safe and Vigilant,


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Mark Baker Progressive Tactical
9695 Bluebell Road
Pleasant City, OH 43772
mark@progressivetactical.com 740-584-8888
NRA & OPOTC Certified. NRA Pistol. Ohio CCW. Advanced handgun and rifle classes. Shooting Range on Site!

Alan Fomorin MetalXWorks (MXW)
64390 Cooks Run Rd.
Cambridge, Oh 43725
guns@metalxworks.com 740.432.5109
A www.metalxworks.com
NRA certified in Basic Pistol, Basic Rifle, Home Safety, Personal Protection in The Home, Personal Protection Outside The Home. Additional non-NRA defensive pistol taught.

Herb Gerdau H & M Training
58285 Vocational Rd
Senecaville, Oh 43780
hgerdau@yahoo.com 740-630-7752
One day classes held once a month on Sundays!! $75.00

Shane Kuntz Defensive Advantage
18302 Sugartree Road
Kimbolton, OH 43749
We offer a very flexible course schedule, with small class sizes to make your class a stress-free, easy learning experience. Scheduling classes almost every weekend!--Please call for info.


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Angela H&S Certified NRA classes
404 Mohican Drive
Loveland, Oh 45140
angel.awanab@gmail.com 513-535-4963
He and She NRA certified classes. We have certified college age to senior citizens. Our classes are enjoyable and informative.

Anthoerney Apple DBA Box 3640
Cincinnati, OH 45241
t1953a@yahoo.com 618-795-6048 OR 937-317-5033
$60.00 CCW Class for Sunday

Rob Beckman American Defense Training
Cincinnati, OH
info@americandefensetraining.us 513-800-1872
We offer the Ohio Concealed Carry 12 hour class as well as other NRA training in Home Firearm Safety, Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, and Personal Protection. All of our instructors are NRA certified firearm instructors experienced with multiples types of firearms and Ohio CCW. If you are interested in becoming an NRA firearm instructor contact us first and we can help you complete the training you are looking for. Check out our website for times and locations of classes.

Mike Bradford Precision Engagement South
Anderson/New Richmond
Cincinnati, OH 45230
mike@precision-engagement-south.com 513.923.0536
Providing quality CCW training, as well as advanced Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun and unarmed Combat.

Steve Brown Fairfield Sportsmen's Association
6501 River Rd
Harrison, OH 45030
training@fairfieldsportsmen.com 513.204.9255
Classes held once a month and cost is $100 per student. Classes are taught by NRA Certified Instructors. We also provide provide one-on-one instruction with NRA Certified Instructors during the range portion of the class.

Shannon "Judd" Campbell COPS Protective Services
11387 Landan Lane
Springdale, OH 45246
gunclass@yahoo.com 937-367-4036
Teach CCW, gun safety, We sell Uniforms, body armor, duty gear, fire gear, guns & accessories.

Raymond Diss Diss Ohio Training
10399 Schlottman Rd.
Loveland, OH 45140
ray@dissohiotrainingccw.com 513-683-4267
Serving the Greater Cincinnati Area NRA certified instructor,
indoor onsite range, 12 hour class, gun and amo can be provided. Come one come
all. Stay calm and carry on.

James Downing Great Oaks Firing Range
3254 East Kemper Rd
Sharonville, Oh 45040
downingj@greatoaks.com 513-612-5796
Our indoor facility consists of two bays each having TEN 150-foot fully automated target shooting positions. You will shoot in the comfort of a modern climate controlled indoor firing range, with an air handling system that continually filters/circulates fresh air that drives the gun-smoke downrange. The range can handle weapons up to 308 cal. Our Concealed Carry Course is designed to provide civilians the training required to apply for the Ohio Concealed Carry Permit. Basic handgun, shotgun and rifle qualification and re-qualification courses are available. For additional questions or information call 513.612.5841 or 513.612.5899.

Andrew J. Eckles Science Coordinators International
4020 Landherr Drive
Louisville, KY 40299-4470
mailto:aje3@insightbb.com 502-742-3810
I certify both Instructors and Applicants. Florida CCDW, valid in many other states. I inform my students about the Ohio laws and differences in our KY laws, etc.

Ronald Hale TAPS Firearms & Self Defense Training, LLC
Cincinnati, Ohio
rrhale68@aol.com 513-235-0722
CCW and Self Defense courses offered in the Greater Cincinnati Area.

Sgt Paul Healey CCW Concepts, LLC
PO Box 62166
Cincinnati, Oh 45262
ccwconcepts@fuse.net 5136787380
Sgt Paul Healey and Officer Darian Bookman have over 25 years of combined firearms instruction experience. If you're looking for quality carrying concealed weapons instruction at an
affordable price then look no further. Basic Ohio CCW classes are just $125 per person. Call or email for class schedules and additional information

SFCJerry At Arms Length Service Center LLC
1951 Fallbrook Lane
Cincinnati, Oh 45240
SFCJerry@fuse.net 513-205-7501 12 hour concealed carry class

Paul E. Jones Elite CCW
5843 Harrison Ave #204
Cincinnati, Oh 45248
paul.jones@eliteccw.com 513-407-4807
We provide private firearm instruction and CCW Classes. All of our students are instructed privately or in small groups that know each other. We feel firearms training and CCW should be confidential. Your location or ours. Call today!

Albert Kelly Protective Independent Training
5572 Surrey Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45248
kellyshome@zoomtown.com 513-256-6855
Classes in ohio ccw also in personal defense bato, knife, emptyhands, special tactics classes are inform of private or group for more info contact 513-256-6855

Charles T. Kelly 5700 Winton Road #116
Cincinnati, OH 45236
private-police@hotmail.com 513-541-2964
Concealed handgun license classes.

Bradley Krumme Conceal Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45211
brad@concealcincinnati.com www.concealcincinnati.com

First Personal Security 6843 Esther Lane
Madeira, OH 45243-3132
crink@buckeyefirearms.org 513-673-9473
We meet and exceed the statutory requirements. Out of state certifications also. Nobody in Cincinatti is more up to date on the laws and politics of concealed carry.

CCW For You 2810 Mount Airy Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45239
ohiorkba@yahoo.com 513-741-0005
This course meets the requirements set forth in the Ohio revised code for CCW training, and goes beyond to CCW law, mindset, methods of concealment, legal and financial considerations, and continuing education resources. Course cost is $95.

Joe Kalil Defensive Handgun Training LLC
649 Devonshire Circle
Florence, KY 41042
jkalil1@insightbb.com 859-746-8050
Get an OH & FL CCW Permit in the same course and
also learn KY CCW law. Course goes well beyond the basics.

Charles T. Kelly 5700 Winton Rd. #116
Cincinnati, Oh 45232-1026
ohioprivatepolice@hotmail.com 513-541-2964
12 Hr. Ohio Concealed Handgun License Course instructed by private security professional(retired law enforcement officer. Course includes handgun retention and shot avoidance.

William Lawson Archery World USA
2932 Struble Rd
Cincinnati, Oh 45251
archeryworldusa@yahoo.com 513.635.8036

126 S. Lebanon Road
Loveland, OH 45140
ohsheepdog13@yahoo.com 513-312-9897

Paladin Personnel Protection LLC 6273 Lusanne Terrace
Cincinnati, Ohio 45230-2713
info@paladinprotection.net 513-349-4800

Patrick Olvey CCW Training
7631 Holliston Place
Cincinnati, OH 45255
SWOHIOCCW218@Yahoo.com 513-478-8887
Certified as an Ohio Peace Officer Training Instructor since 1994, certified NRA Pistol Instructor, Actively certifying for Ohio CCW permits and Leosa HR218. Private classes available

Dale Reatherford Whitewater Valley Training Center
11628 New Biddinger Rd
Harrison; Oh 45030
wwvtc@roadrunner.com 513-382-9232
One day classes taught by active duty police officers.

Mike Reynolds Deerfield Tactics
7837 Moss Ct.
Cincinnati,OH 45236
deerfieldtactics@gmail.com 513-673-2217
Deerfield Tactics is two NRA Certified Pistol, Personal Protection In and Outside the Home, and Refuse to be a Victim Instructors. Both instructors are full time police officers with more than 25 years experience. Class sizes are kept to no more than 12 people to provide individual attention.

Fred Romano American Lawman Training Company
1359 SR 131 Suite 3
Milford, Oh 45150
anamericanlawman@yahoo.com 513-237-9423
Our concealed carry class is taught in a relaxed classroom setting by active duty police officers with 20+ years experience including experience on a multi jurisdictional SWAT team. We have our own classroom and firing range and give one day classes at least 2-3 times a month. For additional information or to register for a class, visit our website www.anamericanlawman.com

Jen Schmid EmpowerD Firearms Training
Cincinnati, OH 45242
jen@empowerd.net 513-417-8154
Woman's only basic pistol courses that also fulfill Ohio CCW requirements.

David Schmitt Close Encounter Defense
8190 Beechmont Ave. #343
Cincinnati, Oh 45255
TigerEyeSpy@aol.com 513-505-3431
One day-12 hour class

James Schnieders Cincinnati, OH 45248
elite.training.team@gmail.com 513-400-4861
Ohio CCW. All NRA basic Courses. NRA Instructor Courses. Call or E-Mail For Information

Michael P. Spradlin Fairfield Sportsmen's Association
1475 Foxwood Drive
Cincinnati, Oh 45231-5312
FSATraining@fuse.net 513-729-1827
Classes are once a month and cost is $100 dollars per student, with certified NRA Instructors. We provide one on one instruction during the range portion of the CCW Instruction. Course curriculum is 2-> 3 hour sessions, and 1->8 hour session, for a total of 14 hours. Course has been voted best in South West Ohio!

Rick Stewart Archery World USA
2932 Struble Rd
Cincinnati, Oh 45251
archerworldusa@yahoo.com 513.635.8036
Classes are typical 1 day 10hrs classroom and 2 hrs range time. We shoot 100 rounds. We also offer private classes our general classes cost $100

R. Scott Strauss SCOTDI
2595 Newtown
Cincinnati, Oh 45244
Scott@scotdi.com 513-623-0131
This class is for Utah and Ohio ccw and is 12 hours long with 3 meals included in the price.

Jeff Shari TAC-OPS
PO Box 604
Addyston, OH 45001
Opsfirearms@yahoo.com 513 574-2493
Group of law enforcement officers experienced in concealed carry. All instructors are NRA certified instructors. We have classroom and in home instruction.

Tactical Intelligence Group --Training Division--
Ryan Sullivan - Founding Director
Davina Eccard - Director of Operations
1405 Main St., Suite 100
Cincinnati, OH 45202
info@tacticalintelligencegroup.com www.tacticalintelligencegroup.com
Advanced Firearm Training, Tactical Medical Training, Force-On-Force
Training, All Female Courses, and much more!

Tom Wood ohioconcealedcarrytraining.com
7958 Harrison Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45247
Twood1@fuse.net 513.260.0037
The original CCW Class in the area, training is done in two sessions, why spend your money and why forget training pushed into a single 12 hour class. We want you to sleep on your class information----then re-cap and review the life changing class. then in a serious/relaxing/funfresh morning spend our two hours on the range. Why risk your money, assets, on a hurry up 12 hour day and be training by the best instructors in the field of carry concealed training, just check with law enforcement.

Target World 2300 East Kemper Road
Cincinnati, OH45241
info@targetworld.net 513-772-3343
We offer three concealed carry classes each week. The class covers Ohio concealed carry law, as well as a full range of concealed carry information and techniques. The course is taught over a two day period in 6-hour blocks providing you with the training required to receive your Ohio CHL. Our experienced NRA certified instructors have trained thousands of people at all skill levels and we limit the class size to 14 students for maximum personal attention. Classes and indoor range are on-site at Target World in Sharonville Ohio. Because the range is indoors, you never need to worry about inclement weather. Target World is also the largest stocking retail dealer of firearms in the region and we have guns available for rent on the range so that shooters can see what firearm works best for them. Additionally, we have a huge selection of holsters, security products, and other concealed carry products. See our website for further information.

Douglas Taylor Douglas Taylor, NRA Instructor
10987 Aldbough Court
Cincinnati, Oh 45251-1048
douglasvtaylor8@gmail.com 513-884-1381
I teach small or large classes, the class is done to the time frame of the student. The student is to furnish the range for the class, I have been teaching these classes for over 8 years.

Woodhill Training Group 7958 Harrison Ave
Cleves, OH 45002
twood1@fuse.net 513-353-3361
Training by retired LEO, cost $100.00, endorsed by law enforcement. Call to register, will exceed your expectations.


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James Barnhart Defense Conditioning
Findlay, Ohio 45840
Jbarnhart@defconccw.com 419-408-3141
Defense Conditioning offers self defense and firearms training for everyone. With more than a decade of experience as a fugitive recovery agent and executive protection specialist, serving private citizens, military operatives and government dignitaries through firms such as the former Vance International, Dyncorp and Blackwater USA. Training is tailored for each persons experience level to get you where you need to be in regards to self defense whether armed or unarmed and is based on current, cutting edge training techniques designed to condition your mindset for self defense. Experience the difference an instructor with actual gunfight experience brings to the classroom as well as the range. Classes are held monthly and private instruction in your home is available.

Brian Bash, Tim Watson, Kevin Sertell Fourtac LLC
info@fourtac.com 419.581.9614
We specialize in providing Ohio Concealed Carry Courses based on the NRA Basic Pistol Class. Our classes exceed the state minimum requirements necessary to obtain your CHL. Get great training at a reasonable price!
Our classes are tailored to meet your needs. We limit class sizes to maintain a great student to instructor ratio. You don’t need any experience to attend any of our classes. We specialize in teaching those who are new to firearms and can even help you pick out your first firearm. Regular price- $105

Mike Cortez Freedom Firearms Training of NW Ohio
1614 West View Dr
Findlay, OH 45840
mike@FreedomFirearmsTrainingOhio.com 419-377-7913
Freedom Firearms Training of NW Ohio offers training for both long gun and handguns, and tailors that training for students of all ages. Our trainings range from the NRA First Steps in Pistol and Shotgun to advanced Personal Protection Training with continued regular range time.
All experience levels are welcome, but no experience is required to attend many of our trainings. We take special care with first timers who are just becoming firearms friendly, and we can assist you in choosing your first firearm. Group and private classes are available on request.

Melissa L Crowe 1301 Washington Ave
Findlay,OH 45840
CroweGirls1@Gmail.com 419-788-3206
NRA Basic Pistol Classes

Freedom Shooting 555 County Road 313
Bluffton, OH 45817

Roger Davis Eagle Creek Firearms Training of Ohio
125 W Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840
shootertutor@att.net 419-722-4667
Recreational and personal firearms training.

Rich Fowler 10036 Tp Rd 94
Findlay, Oh 45840
reffowler@hotmail.com 419-377-7913
NRA Basic Pistol class, Ohio CCW info provided, multiple instructors with multiple certifications and years of experience. Beginners welcome!

1020 Fremont Avenue
Findlay, OH 45840
neithndave@aol.com 419-423-4646
NRA basic pistol and CCW.

Hancock County Conservation League 13748 Jackson TWp Rd 168
Findley, OH 45840
Conservation, Education, Recreation. Basic Pistol, Rifle, Basic Shotgun, Reloading and Hunter Education

Dave Price CCW NRA Certified Instructor
1728 Greendale Ave
Findlay, OH 45840
Neithndave@aol.com 419-423-4646

Stephen A Smith 2394 Park St.
Findlay, OH 45840
marathonsteve@aol.com 419-348-4301
NRA Basic Pistol Class

Marvin Tuttle ISA Firearms Safety & Training
219 Liberty St.
Findlay, Oh 45840
isafirearms@yahoo.com 567-525-9893
Offering the required NRA safety class for the Ohio CCW and Home firearm safety class as well.

Eugene Woods DogWood Enterprises
22743 T. R. 69
Williamstown, Oh 45897
dog4282@yahoo.com 419-365-5814
NRA Basic Pistol, Rifle, & Shotgun Training


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Petes Guns and Ammo 14154 co. rd. 70
Kenton, Oh 43326
wellsfamily1@windstream.net 419-673-2273
Ada Liberty Conservation Club ,Ada, Ohio fee $95.00

Terry Maris NW Ohio CCW
PO Box 241
Ada, Ohio 45810
nwohioccw@aol.com 419-634-0310
This is a 12-hour course that satisfies the Ohio Attorney General's requirements for the Ohio Concealed Handgun License. It involves 10 hours of classroom instruction and 2 hours of range live fire.

Steve Rudasill Mighty Dakotas llc
113 N. Main St
Ada, Oh 45810
srudasill@gmail.com 419-634-1011
helpless CCW .classes 95.00 we offer classes to fit your schedule .we offer
full day ,half day and evening classes as well As on your site classes with 5 or
more participants. Free lunch and refreshments ON MY SITE and a free t shirt
and a 10 percent discount with the purchase of any firearm 419-634-1011


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John Gamble Gamble's Gun Shop
89550 Cemetery Road
Scio, OH 43988
johntgamble_2000@yahoo.com 740-945-8108

Jim Mossbruger Hawthorne road
Cadiz, OH 43907
jimnraccw@yahoo.com 216-319-3556
Offering flexible NRA basic pistol (ccw)classes. 1 on 1, small groups, or large classes. Fun and exciting class! $100. per person discounts for groups of three or more.

Goran Zarkovic BowHog Gun Shack
30004 Old Smyrna Road
Freeport, OH 43973
trooper698@yahoo.com 740-658-3638
We offer flexible classes for individuals or groups. Our 12 hour class includes 2 full meals. Our experienced and professional staff members keep the class interesting and FUN! You will learn how to use every type of handgun available. Discounts are available. Call to see how you can get your class for FREE!

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William Kennedy North American Arms
PO Box 401
Neapolis, OH 43547
locust1961@yahoo.com 419-349-4789
Retired police officer/police academy firearms instructor/Camp Perry Ohio shooter/class every third weekend/$100.00

Don Sayers Inspired Shot
PO Box 10111
Colton, Ohio 43510
donpsayers@aol.com 419-265-2744
East Toledo and Liberty Center Locations or on your site


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Advanced CCW 6931 Crestview Lane
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
advancedccw@att.net (937) 286-9931
The Basic Pistol Course consists of 10 hrs of classroom and 2 hrs of live fire on our range. Husbands and wives pay a conbined fee of $150.00. Groups of 4 or more receive a 5 dollar discount each.

Tyler Anderson Bear Arms, LLC
8310 U.S HWY 50
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
beararms50@gmail.com 937-402-4318
CCW course cost $100.00 w/$50.00 deposit

Michael Banks Southwest CCW
5610 Newton Road
Lynchburg, Oh 45142
southwestccw@yahoo.com 937-205-6704
Basic Pistol, Home Firearm Safety and Personal Protection in the Home. All training meets or exceeds all requirements for Ohio CCW.

Steve Dillon ICS Strategic Services
1853 US Rt. 50
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
sdillon1532@gmail.com 937.364.6509
12hr NRA Pistol course meets Ohio Carry Concealed Application requirements. NRA Firearms in the Home, NRA Rifle, NRA ShotgunNRA Range Safety Officer

D.Embree Hillsboro Services
9835 Careytown Rd.
Hillsboro, Ohio 45133
embreed@phreego.com 937-393-5620
NRA Basic Pistol/Revolver, Home firearm safety, First Steps Pistol, Personal Instruction, Women welcome

Ken Howard Old Paths CCW
6931 Crestview Lane
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
instructor19@att.net 937-393-9931
We teach the course required to apply for an Ohio concealed carry license.

J.L. Thompson Wings and Strings Gun and Archery Shop
8225 W. Prospect Rd.
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
wingsandstrings@aol.com 937-416-5367
NRA Cert. Instructor, One day course (12 Hr.) fee includes NRA study materials, breakfast & lunch. Limit 8 to a class. Privet classes can be arranged (min.4 per class). Call for more information.

Jay A. Young 6516 George Ave.
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
jyoung76@cinci.rr.com 937-393-5129
12 hour NRA basic pistol course. fulfills the requirements for Ohio CCW education


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Rick Geraci Personal Protection +
RR1 Box 605
Sugar Grove, OH 43155-9630
rwgeraci@aol.com 740-569-7626
I am a lifelong NRA Member, competition shooter and highly qualified, certified and expertly trained Ohio (NRA) CCW Instructor. I run a one day class. Bring your own firearm, 100 rnds of ammo per person, eye and ear protection. Pack a lunch. I have access to a private range, so no extra costs involved. I run classes from Mondays thru Saturdays. Monday thru Fridays $150, per person rates drop for 2 or more people in your group. Saturdays are $150.00 per person up to 6 per class. Please feel free to contact me for more information or help. If you voted for Obama or support this regime's views please do not call me. I am here to counsel and teach Conservative Constitutional Patriot Pro Gun Americans. (740) 569-7626

Happy Hollow CCW 19835 Happy Hollow Road
Laurelville,OH 43135

Warren Levicoff International Detective Services
22 Hideaway Hills La, RT 1, Box 18
Hideaway Hills, OH 43107
detective@attglobal.net 740 569 7444
OH CCW or Tactical handgun, shotgun & sub-Gun training by an NRA Law Enforcement Certified Trainer who has over 1,000 hrs of L.E. Instructor training.

James W Spackey 15027 State Route 328
Logan, Oh 43138
jwspackey@yahoo.com 740-412-8847


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Woodrow E. Wilson Personal Combat Institute
10672 State Route 520
Killbuck, OH 44637
woody@pciohio.com 330-276-6422
Combat oriented CCW courses

HURON County

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Don Alberts Jr. 684 T.L. RD 131 West
North Fairfield,OH 44855
419-744-2206, 419-744-4497

David Hunt 4289 State Route 601
Norwalk, Oh 44857
dhunt62@neo.rr.com 419-681-4277
12-Hour NRA Basic Pistol Class. Meets State of Ohio requirements for obtaining your Concealed Carry Permit.

Alex Pocs Inc. 42 Spring Street
Norwalk, OH 44857

Straight Shootin' LLC 29 Benedict Avenue
Norwalk, Oh44857
straightshootin@verizon.net (419) 663 GUNS (4867)
Ohio CHL, personal protection inside and outside the home


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Shawn M. Barr Apple City Conceal and Carry
775 Webb Pierce Rd.
Jackson, Oh 45640
sbarr366@gmail.com 740-418-2140
Basic safety and shooting skills training. On Facebook under Apple City Conceal and Carry

Ryan Foster Liberty Tactics
Jackson, Oh 45640
rfoster.lft@gmail.com 740-418-4099
If your looking for professional rearm training, look no
further than Liberty Tactics. Liberty Tactics is southern Ohio's premier rearms training organization. Our instructors are the most professional, safety oriented, and knowledgeable instructors in the field of rearms training. Combined, their teaching tactics can teach the beginner to be comfortable with the rearms, while also challenging the veteran shooters.


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Charlie Blake Blake & Sons Tactical
9723 State RT 43
Amsterdam , OH 43903
hopemills3@yahoo.com 740-457-8803
NRA certified instructor. 30 years Army Special Forces.

Doug Calhoun P.O.Box 125
Bergholz, Oh 43908
calhounsccc@gmail.com 740-219-2231

William Powers Powers Defensive Tactics
500 Luray Dr Ste 100
Wintersville ,OH 43953
info@ohioccwpermit.com 740-317-5432
Group and private lessons available to fit your schedule.
Advanced handgun training & self defense also available. We also sell holiday gift cards.

Nathan Tinstman 1018 Gilchrist St.
Brilliant, OH 43913
natetinstman@me.com 740-457-9669
Group or private instruction for the purpose of applying for a concealed handgun permit.

KNOX County

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Edward Atherton Tactical Weapons Training Group
26355 Jelloway Rd.
Danville, Oh 43014-9426
edwardjatherton@gmail.com 740.599.7565
CCW, multi level pistol, rifle, shotgun and shoothouse

Nathan Campbell A & E Defensive Training
Mount Vernon, Oh 43050
brian#aedt.us 740-892-1877
Our instructors are retired Law Enforcement and advid sportsman. We teach Basic Handgun, advance training, Female only ccw. group and family discounts available.

Keith King International Tactical Training
29 Brook Run Ct.
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
keith@intactraining.com 740-627-0017
One Day Ohio CCW Class held in the Butler Area. June 26. $50.00 Includes range fees and all class material.

Bruce Macnichol Brothers In Arms Training
23783 Caves Road
Gambier, Oh 43022
Bruce@BIAtraining.net 614-569-9545
We offer all levels of training on a private closed range. Most classes are two days and we provide lunch on site. CCW, Home Protection in and Out. Self defense Advanced. Action Pistol Course.

Tom Moreland The Tomygun
3090 Croton Rd
Centerburg, OH 43011
tmoreland714@yahoo.com 740-975-4508
We offer basic pistol classes 75.00 individual,125.00 couples,in
2013 home defense,and late spring childrens safety classes will be offered I am
also a 4H shooting sports instructor with Knox County shooting sports and advisor


Sylvester Pocius SlyTac Training Concepts
14061 Lucerne Rd
Fredericktown, OH 43019

Training with Pistol,Carbine and Shotgun,also Live Fire Shoothouse

Joel Sexton Private and Group Classes
5680 Sycamore Rd
Centerburg, OH 43011
Joel614ohio@aol.com 740-358-9557
Now offering private and group classes. Cost is $100 per student. Firearms are available if needed.

Chuck Statler Firearms Training Source
7 Highland Court
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
trainingsource@yahoo.con 614-506-3448
Family friendly; Firearms Safety,Firearms Training, and Hunter Clinics.

LAKE County

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Jay Bodnar Gunfighter Solutions
P.O. Box 86
Perry, OH 44081
jbodnar@gunfightersolutions.com We offer the basic concealed carry certification and much more. Visit www.gunfightersolutions.com

John Carter Private Instruction
9956 Johnnycake Ridge Rd.
Concord Twp, OH 44077
john.0212@gmail.com 216-235-0011
1 on 1 & small group training, flexible schedule. NRA Certified Pistol Instructor

Stephen Collar skim833@sbcglobal.net 440-488-3380
NRA Pistol Course which meets all Ohio CCW requirements

Jennifer Duey United Firearms Training
Mentor, OH 44060
unitedfirearmstraining@gmail.com 440-290-7428
This course is a 12-hour training course that focuses on Ohio law concerning the use of deadly force and developing handgun skills necessary for the safe carrying, handling, and shooting of a concealed handgun. The course includes 10 hours of classroom instruction and 2 hours of range time. Also offering Women only classes, taught by Female firearms instructors.Course fee is $125, which includes all student materials and range fees. Advanced registration is required. Call Now!

Thomas Fleming sr. 10-Ring Training
Perry, Oh 44081
10ringtraining@live.com 440-259-2787
NRA basic Pistol and Ohio CCW training

Steve Gagliardi / Mike Walsh Lake Hill CCW
Concord Hambden Rd
Hambden, OH 44024
Xamont420@gmail.com 216-288-3957
Lake Hill CCW provides professional training and education necessary to obtain your Ohio CCW License. Both instructors are full time police officers who have a combined 30+ years in Law Enforcement. Both instructors are Range Officers for their departments they serve. Cost of class is $120 a person, or $100 each if you bring a friend. Class is 1 day, 12 hours. Any questions, please feel free to contact us!

Josh Herbert josh.m.herbert@gmail.com 440-567-4290
I am an NRA Pistol, ASP Baton, and Taser X26 Instructor. I teach
private group and 1 on 1 classes. I have very low group rates and can come to
you to teach. I live in Lake County and work in Portage; I will go anywhere in
Northeast Ohio.

David Yoo, Carl Miles, Lee Hunt Personal Defense Specialists
125 North Lake St
Madison, Oh 44057
instructors@personaldefensespecialists.com 440-796-6868
We offer NRA Basic Pistol. This class meets the requirements to apply for your Ohio Concealed Carry License. One day class from 7-7. We are Vetrans and,NRA/OPOTC certified with 30+ years of experience. We offer discounts for Teachers with valid Teachers ID. For more Information see our website @ www.personaldefensespecialists.com

10453 Stuart Dr.
Concord, Oh 44077
ackozz@alltel.net 440-354-5033
NRA Basic Pistol

JT McAdams Carry Safely
1215 Mentor Ave St 150
Painesville, OH 44077
jtllmc@yahoo.com 440-725-2672
Basic Pistol/CCW , In home safety

Mike MKenney Phoenix Center
207 Chestnut St.
Painesville, Oh 44077
Mikemckenney@hotmail.com 440-285-9512
Since 2004 the Phoenix Center has offered Ohio CCW, Home Defense, Tactical Shotgun, and Edged Weapon classes weekly. Classroom and indoor range on site.

Robert Reese A&R Concealed Carry
7710 Morley
Mentor,Oh 44060
rreese1922@roadrunner.com 440-488-9711
Class will cover Concealed carry laws, weapon nomenclature, gun
safety, ccw application process, basic shooting techniques and handling and more.

Rich Rozman Confident Concealed Carry
P.O. Box 1776
Willoughby, OH 44096
confidentconcealedcarry@gmail.com 888-752-9119
Small and private classes at your location

David Yoo, Carl Miles, Chris Earley Personal Defense Specialists
NE Ohio
PDSpecialists@yahoo.com www.personaldefensespecialists.com
We are NRA firearms instructors / military Veterans/ Current Response Force Members with years of real experience with firearms and firearms training. We offer NRA basic pistol and Ohio CCW instruction to meet the requirements to obtain your Ohio Concealed carry permit. We also offer Female only, classes, we are flexible and can meet your needs. Send us an Email for more info.


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Drew Artis Bullseye Guns & Supply LLC
608 Park Ave
Ironton, OH 45638
drewartis@hotmail.com 740.533.9008
We offer NRA certified CCW courses. Please contact us for specific dates and times.

Collins Career Center 11627 State Route 243
Chesapeake, OH 45619
Learn the laws, handling and firing of handguns.

Robert A Chaffins NRA Instructor
1884 County Road 15
South Point, OH 45680
robert.chaffins@yahoo.com 740-377-4682
NRA 12- Hour Basic Pistol Instructor. Meets Ohio CCW requirements. Classes by appointment.

Les Ellis Vernon Tactical
108 PVT Drive 115
Ironton, OH 45638
Yarddog303@hotmail.com 740 532 4109
NRA instructor. Glock armor and instructor. Ohio DRC firearms instructor.

Wade Fairchild NRA Instructor
South Point, Oh
fairchildwade@yahoo.com 606-615-6314
Small custom classes. Meets Ohio CCW requirements.

Brian E. Galligan T.E.C.I.
73 Twp Rd 221
Proctorville, OH 45669
brian.e.galligan@gmail.com 304-751-0667
Small Personal Groups
Women's Only Classes

Todd Gillispie Todd's Sporting Goods
116 State Street
Proctorville, OH 45669
gunslinger1100@frontier.com 740-886-2666
This is a 12 hour course, usually all day on Saturday, very detailed course.

Julie Suiter JAS Training Associates
NRA concealed carry course. South Point, OH. Call (740) 646-0161 for details. Cost: $75.00.

Sammy K. Suiter, Jr. JAS Training Associates
NRA concealed carry course. South Point, OH. Call (740) 646-0161 for details. Cost: $75.00.


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Trevor Binckley 13175 Claylick Rd
Newark, OH 43056
tbinckley@gmail.com 740-403-0788
NRA Certified Instructor offering NRA Basic Pistol Class that meets the requirements for Ohio CCW. Call or e-mail for additional information or to request a class.

David Bolles Palmer Rd. Gun Club
36 Fifth Ave SW
Pataskala, OH 43062
97dakota@gmail.com 614-582-1619
12 hr. NRA Certified Basic Handgun Safety Course. $100 per student, 50% deposit required. Contact Bill Harper for info or to schedule. Cost includes 22 cal ammo and use of gun. Class is over two days. Groups of 5 or more can arrange to schedule a class for your group. Special consideration given for church groups. Contact for more information. Course taught by David Bolles, NRA Certified instructor, and Bill Harper.

Andy Burcham ABC Training and Consulting
Johnstown, Oh 43031
abccwtraining@gmail.com www.ccwtrainingabc.com
Our base price is $85 for the class and an additional $5 if you need a loaner pistol. This includes ammo. We also offer private classes and group rate discounts.

Frank Burcham High Risk Training
Johnstown, Oh 43031
andy@highrisktraining.net www.highrisktraining.net
We can travel to your location to give classes. We also offer an advanced carry conceal course

Darren Copen Gun Mettle Firearms Training
351 Spring St
Gratiot, Oh 43740
darren.copen@windstream.net 740.408.3329

On The Defense, LLC Alexandria, OH 43001
LWalker@BuckeyeFirearms.org 614-668-9777
One-day concealed carry classes that exceed Ohio requirements, NRA basic pistol, personal protection outside the home, advanced ccw classes. Instruction from Buckeye Firearms Leader and NRA Board of Directors, Linda Walker. Linda is also recipient of the 2009 NRA "Sybil Ludington Women's Freedom Award". This is the highest award given to a woman by the NRA. Learn from those who are actively in the Statehouse defending Ohio's gun rights! Classes monthly, are all inclusive with all firearms, ammo, NRA student packets, lunch & dinner provided in this one day class.

Aaron Kirkingburg Be Prepared Firearms Training ltd
6051 Jacksontown Rd
Newark, OH 43056
para45acp@roadrunner.com 740 403-5115
One day Basic Pistol (CCW), and Personal Protection in the Home classes. Basic Pistol class meets all requirements for Ohio's CCW license, and includes some mindset/tactical training you will not find in the course outline. Entire class takes place at one location, private outdoor range, indoor classroom...contact me for more details.
Advanced classes available.

Edward Doles Tactical Target
664 Keltoncrest Drive
Reynoldsburg, Oh 43068
Edward.Doles@tacticaltarget.org 740-649-3268

Kevin Ferrebee 9642 Wilkins Run Rd
Newark, Oh 43055
kant@windstream.net 740-349-2222
Basic pistol course, and First steps pistol course.

David Lydle Hopewell Defense
Newark, Oh 43055
hopewelldefense@hotmail.com 740-274-8054
$75 one-day concealed carry course. Call for info on group rates. God Bless the U.S.A.

Mark Matheny Premier Protection
3165 Opossum Hollow
Newark, Oh 43055
matheny1@roadrunner.com 740-404-2492
To train not just protective agents, but also private citizens to legally carry concealed firearms.

Sean Piercefield RedSteel Firearms
47 summit glen dr
Pataskala, OH 43962
kspie25@columbus.rr.com 614 702 9793
Certified NRA Instructor, teaching NRA Basic Pistol, Home Firearm Safety, and Basic Personal Protection in the Home. Will do private classes or group classes with 3 or more get a group discount. I can do class at your home . classes are $80 a person , groups rates vary on size of group.

Joshua Seymour Sheep Dog Tactical LLC
670 Welsh Lane
Granville, OH 43023
sheepdogtactical@gmail.com 740-644-7428
Offering Ohio concealed carry courses for large or small groups,
exceeds all Ohio requirements. NRA certified Instructor

Drason Sillin Security and Investigations Unlimited, LLC
16495 Brushy Fork Rd.
Heath, Ohio 43056
drason@thesiuteam.com 740-322-3240
We offer Basic NRA Pistol courses at $100.00 per person and will train a family member for half price - same day. Classes at least twice per month, and an Independent Advanced course for $125.00 - also twice per month. Basic NRA Pistol - Ladies only classes are offered at least once per month. Take our class and enjoy an indoor classroom, a private range, and individual instruction. Space is limited, call today!

Chad Kramer & Jason Taggart NewarkCCW.com
9975 Summit Rd SE
Newark, OH 43055
info@newarkccw.com 740-527-0123
Offering multiple classes for Ohio CCW, Firearms Safety in the Home, and more throughout the year. Register online.

Rich Thorne / Eric Curtis FG Firearms, LLC
3800 Fallsburg Road
Newark, Oh 43055
info@fgfirearms.com 877-345-8956
Quality firearms training just 1 mile north of Newark in Licking County. Our instructors are NRA certified. Also certified in other areas such as First Aid and CPR, Ohio Hunters Education and more. We offer monthly Ohio Concealed Carry classes. We have additional offerings throughout the year in pistol, rifle, shotgun, Ohio Hunters Education, the Ohio Passport to fishing, First Aid and CPR. Check our website for more information and course schedules.

Steve Warner Woodsmoke Academy
8611 Summit Road
Newark, Oh 43056
grizz48@windstream.net 740-644-1846
Ohio CCW and Home Defense classes; Outdoor and Urban Survival Skills; Homesteading Crafts

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Glen Embry Proshot Firearms LLC
130 S Main Street Suite B107
Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311.
glen@proshotfirearms.com 937-844-7097
Ohio Concealed Handgun License course (Based on the NRA Basic
Pistol Course) "Expanded", to meet all requirements described in Section
2923.125(G)(1) of the Ohio Revised Code. Location/directions Bellefontaine
Regional Airport, Conference Center located at 3100 SR 47 W Bellefontaine, Ohio
43311. The course is a one day twelve (12) hours (10 hours classroom and 2 hours on the
range) which exceeds requirements needed to apply for the Ohio Concealed Handgun
License,"AKA" (CCW permit).

Cliff McGurk Bear Arms Ohio
cliff.mcgurk@gmail.com 614-570-1670
NRA Certified Instructor: Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, Muzzleloading Rifle
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer ,Boy Scouts of America Rangemaster
We offer classes in the disciplines above, as well as Ohio CCW classes. Classes are taught out of the Logan county Fish and Game Club in Bellefontaine, OH.
We supply firearms and ammunition for the use of our students during our classes. Bring your own gun if you have one, if not - use one of ours!
Contact me via email or phone for more info.

Adam D. Niederkohr 641 S. Madriver St
Bellefontaine, OH 43311
adamn@embarqmail.com 937-592-9627
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Keith Cook 455 11th St.
Elyria, Oh 44035
firearmsafetyinstructor@gmail.com 440-289-7717
Certified NRA instructor. Basic Pistol and Personal Protection In the Home. Small classes and Private instruction available. E-mail for details.

David Clough Tactical Defense Training Academy
34425 Lorain Rd Suite 2B
North Ridgeville, Oh 44039
jpaulo@maddenbros.com 440.281.9093
Relaxed two day Ohio CCW class. You will learn and have fun doing it.

Roger Dorsey NOCFT, LLC
329 4th St
Elyria, OH 44035
nocft@yahoo.com 440-822-7241
Teaching and Training for the entire family, with NRA First
Steps, Basic Pistol, and Personal Protection in the Home. I am a NRA Training
Counselor as well, so I can certify anyone in the listed Disciplines.

David Francway Wolf Defense Institute
Info@WolfDefense.com 440-506-0248
Wolf Defense was designed to provide the next step in your concealed carry training. I offer real life scenarios, advanced training, and much more. Don't have your CHL yet? Then sign up for one of my Basic Classes and get more than the basics. I offer classes from basic CHL, advanced pistol, personal protection in the home with shotgun/pistol/carbine, AR15/carbine familiarization, and Refuse To Be A Victim Seminars. Very flexible schedule from weekends, nights, weekdays, 1-3 day classes and ability to travel. Instructor is NRA Certified in several disciplines, current law enforcement for the State of Ohio, and combat veteran. Discounts for NRA members, veterans, groups, and businesses. Check out my website for registration, class schedule, and additional information. Serving Lorain, Erie, Huron, Ashland, Medina, and Cuyahoga counties.

John Keatley 8795 Ashton Place
North Ridgeville, Oh 44039
jkeatley@hotmail.com 440-452-9337
NRA Basic Pistol Safety NRA Personal Protection in the Home. Ohio CCW

32818 Walker Rd. Suite 152
Avon Lake, OH 44012
Kevin@valleyforgedefense.com 440-941-2982
Valley Forge Defense, LLC is a Type 7 FFL specializing in Personal and Home Defense Consulting, Custom Firearms, Ammunition and Training.

Lorain County CCW 37895 Butternut Ridge Rd, North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039
richh56@yahoo.com Basic firearms safety and educational classes by NRA certified instructor. Small class sizes.

Ken Mangel Self Protection
735 Erie St.
Grafton, OH 44044
selfprotection1@yahoo.com 330-715-5266
NRA basic pistol course, and all Ohio Laws regarding concealed carry, including the current updates.
This is a complete class, how to pick out a proper holster, proper firearm,how to survive a deadly encounter.If you do not currently have a firearm, one will be provided at no charge for the class. Class is $125.00, discounts may apply. Instructors are NRA certified instructor, honorably discharged USAF Military Police, trained at TDI (Tactical Defense Institute), attended RACS (Realistic Advance Combat Seminar), and current local Ohio Law Enforcement. These instructors believe in concealed carry and want you and your family safe. Serving Lorain and Medina County

David McConnell 38059 Princeton Drive
North Ridgeville, OH 44039-9749
NRDaveFord@Aol.Com 440-327-5188
Utah and Ohio Certified Instructor

Scott Packard On Target Defense
Sheffield Village, Oh 44054
ontargetdefense@ymail.com 440-987-9094
This is a 1 day, 12 Hr course. Call or visit the website for more details.

Alex Pocs Beaver Creek Sportsmen Club
South Quarry Rd
South Amherst,OH 44001
alexpocs@yahoo.com 419-706-2216
Ohio Ccw 12 hrs 90.00, gun/50 rd eyes/ear protection. bring lunch. More classes- call for schedule. 10 yr instructor Ccw.

Teddy Reed K.L.A Firearms Tactical Academy
KLA1901@HOTMAIL.COM 440-453-5185
We only offer the best quality training. Classes are small and personal and are offered in English and Spanish. We also offer the Florida NON Resident concealed carry, NRA First Steps Pistol, NRA Home Firearm Safety, and NRA Personal Protection in the home. Our lead trainer is a Military veteran with a story of survival that must be heard! He has LEO experience and special ops security training. Upon completion you will receive the required credentials and State applications will be on hand. NRA Certificate of completion and much more! A great attitude! Willingness to learn and courtesy to other students is a requirement. Check our website for details.

Jim Reese Firelands Defense
P.O. Box 412
Vermilion,Oh 44089
jreese108@roadrunner.com 440-213-4233
jreese108@roadrunner.com jreese108@roadrunner.comServing Lorain, Huron and Erie counties
Ohio CCW / NRA Basic Pistol instruction. Basic Rifle, Basic Shotgun, Personal Defense in the Home, Personal Defense Outside the Home, Refuse to be a Victim. Small classes, women welcome. Course schedules, registration and events can be viewed at www.firelandsdefense.com Public speaking, defending our rights and 2nd amendment.

Tim Shaffer Defensive Line CCW, LLC
PO Box 243
Amherst, OH 44001
tim@defensivelineccw.com 440-963-0461
NRA Certified Instructor and Range Safety Officer instructing for Concealed Carry. Classes for NRA Basic Pistol / NRA Basic Personal Protection in the Home (A combination of these 2 programs is taught for Certifying for OH CCW License) / NRA Home Firearm Safety and Non NRA Advanced Classes. Instructor has attended outside courses and trained with Rob Pincus of “The Best Defense” TV show at his Combat Focus Shooting and Advanced Pistol Handling Courses. (trademark).
Classes limited to 12 students with the availability of private classes requiring a minimum of 4.

Adrian White Ace Tactical Systems
Adrian@AceTacticalSystems.com 440-681-8229
Adrian is an NRA Certified Instructor Providing CCW, Basic Pistol, Personal Protection Courses. And other services and products.

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Jennifer Amato Trigger Finger Instruction
3025 Navarre Ave. 3C
Oregon, OH 43616
shooterjenn@yahoo.com 419-261-7515
Offering Michigan and Ohio CPL/CCW classes. Can be done in 2 days or one. Shooting portion is done outdoors. Please email, text, or call.

Dan Armstrong Armstrong Firearms Training
1826 Loxley Ave.
Toledo, Oh 43613
armstrongccw@gmail.com 419-250-5975
CCW Classes, NRA Basic Pistol, and NRA First Steps at reasonable rates. Arm yourself with knowledge first.

Steve/Dave/Andre Adco Firearms
6616 Monroe St. Suite 4
Sylvania, OH 43560
steve@adcofirearms.com 419-882-8079
Ohio CHL and Michigan CPL training

Applied Risk Management Strategies LLC Swanton, OH 43558
info@arms.us.com www.arms.us.com
Basic Pistol/CHL
Classes are $135 per person and covers all materials, use of firearms and
ammunition. Class size up to 8 people. Private classes available

Dan Armstrong Armstrong Firearms Training
1844 Marne Ave
Toledo, OH 43613
armstrongccw@gmail.com 419-410-5987
CCW Classes, NRA First Steps and Basic Pistol

Greg Bentschneider Greg"s Concealed Carry
5474 Brook Point Rd.
Toledo, OH 43611
gabentsch@yahoo.com 419.509.3994
Forming classes for Mich.CPL and Ohio CCW Saturday classes

Wayne Blank BSA inc.
14389 Canterbury Lane
Monroe , Mi. 48161
mcsami.org NRA certified in all disciplines
Also advanced defensive shooting classes

Brian James Bodi Northwest Firearms Academy
2611 Benedict
Toledo, Ohio 43605
jillbodi@att.net 419-367-1262
This academy travels to teach in different locations.

A Roy Chase Jr Founders Firearms Academy
4444 Keystone Drive
Maumee, OH 43537
archase@foundersfirearmsacademy.com 419-464-1975
NRA Certified Instructors teaching Ohio CCW, Basic Pistol, Women's Self Defense. Group and Private lessons available.

Michael Cornell Owens Community College Center for Emergency Preparedness
PO Box 10000
Toledo, OH 43699
cep@owens.edu 567-661-2689
Train with the best! CCW Permit Course that exceeds Ohio Requirements. Very reasonable rates

Cousino's Firearms Toledo
scott@cousinos-firearms.com 419-704-8182
$110 per student, all materials, pistol, ammo and range time included. Dates/times based on each individual class.

Levi R. Foltz 5318 Homeland Dr
Toledo, OH 43611
LEVI_FCCF@yahoo.com Are you trying to obtain a Concealed Carry permit or simply learn how to safely handle and operate handguns and want to do it in a safe and friendly atmosphere, with low rates? Call 419-213-0264. Discounts available for groups. Willing to travel. Call for details.

Rex Fulk Shoot Smart NW Ohio LLC
9545 Old State Line Rd
Holland, Ohio 43528
rexles@roadrunner.com 419-356-9827
NRA Basic Pistol for new shooters and NRA Personal Protection in the Home for more advanced shooters. Either class will qualify you to get your CHL with the certificate you are awarded.

Todd Gruesbeck Zendecision
Toledo, OH
twgruesbeck@hotmail.com 419-410-4005
CCW classes OH/MI, personalized instruction

Doug Kinder & Chuck Gbur Toledo Tactical
3322 Glanzman Rd
Toledo.Oh 43614
sales@toledotactical.com 419-913-2715
The State of Ohio requires that you complete the NRA Basic Pistol Course and the NRA Home Firearm Safety Course for a total of 12 hours of instruction. You will also be required to have 2 hours of additional instruction at a firing range. Call Toledo Tactical to reserve your spot in the class today 419-913-2715! The cost of this class is $139, The range time will be at Shooters in Maumee, Ohio. Range times to be set by Toledo Tactical.

Michigan-Ohio CPL Training 5226 Summer Dr.
Sylvania,OH 43560

Brian Paszczykowski Holland, OH 43528
BPCCW@Yahoo.com 419.215.1552
YOU are the 1st responder! Be prepared. Concealed Carry instruction by NRA certified instructor. Reasonable rates. Class includes basic firearms safety/handling and defensive pistol strategies. Call or email for price, class dates and info. Gun and ammo not provided. Range time typically at Shooters in Maumee, which does offer gun rentals.

Dan Potts Dan's Guns
6351 Jeffers
Swanton, Oh 43558
pottsd@bgsu.edu 419-349-0950
$120 per class, fee includes breakfast and lunch day 1, and
breakfast day two; We also have guest speakers from the Toledo Police
Department to answer questions, four instructors teach each course, one is a
IDPA Pistol, and the other military, both Army and Marine.

Frank Purk Purk Enterprises
5585 Stull Rd
Petersburg, MI 49270
purkenterprises@hotmail.com 734.279.2930
NRA Certified Traveling Instructor, I come to your location.
SMALL class size for individual attention. Email for more information. Classes forming daily.

Jason Rice Lone Wolf Training Academy
7169 Silvercreek Dr. Apt# 2A
Perrysburg, Oh 43551
reformer17@hotmail.com 734-807-2310
Classes are available in MI and OH. Private classes available at no extra charge. Price is $100.00 for either group or private. Other instruction is available at an hourly cost. I am one of the few instructors that will teach you how to draw the gun. You will feel completely confident you can defend yourself by the end of the class. Let me equip you with the tools you need to survive a violent encounter.

Don Sayers Inspired Shot Inc
P.O. Box 10111
Colton, Oh 43510
d@inspiredshot.com 419 265-2744
NRA Training Counselor and NRA Instructor from a non profit organization offering Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Archery, Muzzle loading and reloading instruction. One day all inclusive courses in most cases. Experienced in youth (4H & BSA) instruction. Many courses include lunch and refreshments. Classes offered in multiple locations or at your range. We also offer NRA Instructor level courses so you can teach others to form a stronger society!

Joseph A. Smith Sharpshooters CCW
5685 Benore,
Toledo, OH 43612
ccw@sharpshootersccw.com (313)610-3604
This class is being offered to groups of three or more and the price is $100 per person, You must schedule in advance.

Larry Smith 7738 Jeffs Rd
Ottawa Lake
MI, 49267
larry@hocainc.com 419-481-4147
Ohio and Michigan Concealed Pistol License

Dimitar "Jim" Trampevski Parabellum
5950 Airport Highway #16
Toledo, OH 43615
dimitar.trampevski@gmail.com 419-720-8747
12 Hour Class, Saturday & Sunday from 9AM-3PM and Range time at
4PM. Class will cover NRA Basic Pistol and Parts of NRA Personal Protection in
the Home Class.

Tom Urbanski SKI's Firearms Training
2467 Woodville Rd. Suite 1
Oregon, OH 43616
tom@urbanski.com 419-509-5769
One day small classes. 8 students max. Coffee, rolls, soda, water and lunch provided. Use our guns and ammo to qualify at no additional charge. $120 per person.

Jeff Wawrzyniak GunTeachers
P.O. Box 635
Sylvania, OH 43560
info@gunteachers.com 419-349-6787
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Retired Chief Tim Bostic http://topshotsofohio.com
209 W. Bigelow
Plain City, Oh 43064
rrwinn1@aol.com 614- 402-8129
Monthly Classes taught by Law Enforcement, get the knowledge of the law from our instructor. No hidden fees, friendly staff. We have trained over 1500 persons, don't be a victim protect yourself and your family.

Maria R Clemens Conceal and Carry Ohio
Galloway, OH 43119
chris@concealandcarryohio.com 614.560.5556
Concealed Carry Handgun Training. NRA certified instructors.

Big Darby Creek Shooting Range 875 Middlepike Road
West Jefferson, OH
rcordial1@aol.com 614-736-0840
CCW classes.

Thom Glover X-TAC Training LLC.
2562 W. Choctaw Dr
London, OH 43140
thomglover@yahoo.com 614-507-6787
Basic Pistol Course meets the OHIO requirements for application of CHL. Additional advanced training is also available.

Mike A. Haskins Practical Tactical Arms/Sales
PO Box 314
Hilliard, OH 43026
mikehaskins09@gmail.com 614-404-7999
Large or small groups at my training facility or at your location for classroom instruction. His and hers classes encouraged. Experienced trainer helps you develop philosophy of carry. Fees $98 for NRA members, $128 for non NRA members and includes 1 year membership to NRA.

Dewey Hildebrand Chapel Firearms Training
7271 Lilly Chapel-Georgesville
London, OH 43140
Dewey@chapelfirearmstraining.com 614-354-1697
NRA Certified Firearms Instructor. Ohio CCW Training and Instruction

Chris Hines Conceal and Carry Ohio
367 South Chillicothe Street
Plain City, Oh 43064
chris@concealandcarryohio.com 614.560.5556
Concealed Carry Handgun Training. NRA certified instructors.

Ken Holton Cardinal Self Defense
31 Arlington Ave.
London, OH 43140
cardinalselfdefense1@gmail.com 614-348-6115
Certified instructor. Scheduling classes now for your Concealed Carry Weapon permit. Meets Ohio and Florida qualifications. Small class sizes. Lunch provided.No experience with handguns necessary. Access our website for scheduling information.


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Alfred Albertson Diplomatic Protection Training Institute
100 DeBartolo Place
Boardman, OH 44512
training@dpti-oh.com 330.333.0444
The NRA Basic Pistol course with CCW addition meets the requirements of the Ohio Revised Code. All courses total 12 hours. Course Graduates are also offered 2 hours of complimentary follow on instruction and range time within 30 days of course completion. $150
Mode 1: 3 day Week (evening classes,Mon-Wed, 4-8 PM)
Mode 2 2 day Weekend (Sat & Sun)
Current courses posted on NRA website at http://www.nrainstructors.org/searchcourse.aspx. 668-6912 Ext. 227

Robert Altier On target Firearms Training
2245 N. Hubbard
Hubbard, Oh 44425
raltier@sbcglobal.net 330-509-2227
Basic and advanced ccw class. Law enforcement instructors. Glock armorers.

James Bortmas James Bortmas Consulting LLC
2431 Logan Avenue
Youngstown, Oh 44505
Jmsbrtms@yahoo.com 330-881-1245
NRA Basic Pistol Course with Ohio Concealed Carry. Please Contact by Email. Classes can be scheduled weekly.

Frank Dodd Dodd's Guns
323 Bedford Rd.
Lowellville, Oh 44436
fadodd1@yahoo.com 330-536-6106
NRA certified concealed carry instructors offering two day/ 12-hour CCW weekend course for groups of approximately 10-20 people. Certification qualifies applicants for an Ohio CCW Permit upon completion. One-on-one training is available for an additional charge. Call or e-mail for additional information for classes and prices. Classes are typically held in Mahoning County. Locations may vary according to class size.

Tactical Priority 3955 Newton Falls Road
Diamond, OH 44412
tacticalpriority@aol.com 330-360-2499
All NRA classes and instructors classes.

Kaleda Firearms Instruction 8920 Shaffer Road
North Jackson, OH 44451
rkaleda@ameritech.net 330-270-9416
Offering both NRA basic pistol / Ohio CHL classes to fulfill the requirements to obtain a license as well as NRA personal protection outside the home for those interested in more advanced training beyond the minimum requirements.

Chris Rochow CCW and More.
256 Melbourne ave
Boardman, OH 44512-3417
brochow@hotmail.com 330-727-9220
Cert. NRA Instructor

Seth Maniscalco Red Scorpion Firearms & Training
PO Box 5702
Youngstown, OH 44504
smaniscalco@neo.rr.com 330-406-1006
NRA Pistol, NRA Rifle, NRA Shotgun, NRA Home Safety, NRA
Personal Protection in the Home, NRA Range Safety Officer, and Ohio CCW training
available upon request. Please feel free to reach me directly to schedule dates
and times that suit your schedule.

Edward Orr Survival Concepts, LLC
4385 Lanterman Rd.
Austintown, Oh 44515
EdwardOrrEMTP@hotmail.com 407-314-0470
NRA Basic Pistol and First Steps classes.

Jason Osborne Sheepdog Training and Consulting
41 Arlene Ave
Boardman, Oh 44512
jason@sheepdogtraining.net 330-406-9660
We offer a variety of classed including pistol, rifle, and shotgun. We are also offer emergency medical classes for CCW and law enforcement officers, and military members. We offer National Assosciation of
EMT classes as well for paramedics, EMTS, and the general public. We are the only certified Tactical Combat Casualty Care instructors in the state. Check out our facebook page and website.

Joshua Petrusko Iron Gate Armory LLC
9151 Springfield Rd. Unit 503
Poland, OH 44514
joshccw@aol.com 330-207-2454

Lester Poser PROPSHOT
PO Box 2494
Youngstown, OH 44509
Website up soon

Chuck Sinclair Ohio CCW Dodd's Guns
6944 Colleen Dr.
Boardman, Oh 44512
fadodd1@yahoo.com 330-774-4229
We have several upcoming Concealed Carry classes to accommodate your scheduling needs. All classes are either ONE or TWO-DAY, twelve-hour course including both the range and classroom portions. (Two-day course begins at 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. the first day and two hours on the second day depending upon range openings.) Visit our website for more information.

Carla A. Stone StoneCCW
Canfield, Ohio 44406
info@StoneCCW.com 330-207-2432
All female classes, couples classes (special pricing), private classes held in the comfort of your own home, and parties available. One on one individualized hands-on training is provided in a relaxed environment with experienced female NRA Certified Pistol Instructor.
Call or email for PRICING SPECIALS.

Rich Tarnaski Line Of Fire
PO Box 5553
Poland, OH 44514
RJTGUNS@YAHOO.COM 330-503-1688
NRA certified concealed carry instructor offering classes for 10-20 people. One-on-one training is available. Also offering training in pistol, personal protection and firearm safety training. Call for additional information for classes and prices. Classes are held in Youngstown and surrounding areas.

Templar Training Group 11836 South Ave
North Lima, OH 44452
Templartg@gmail.com 330-406-AR15
$69 NRA Basic Pistol, Oh CCW, safe, fun instructors certified by OPOTA, The NRA, and Utah BCI. Ask about all female and private classes, other defensive training also available. Visit our pro shop.

Training Cadre Diplomatic Protection Training Institute
100 DeBartolo Place
Boardman, OH 44512
training@dpti-oh.com 330.333.0444
NRA Basic Pistol / Ohio CCW courses.

Jeffrey Williamson Personal Safety Solutions LLC
5530 Loretta Dr
Youngstown, Oh 44512
jeff@personal-safety-solutions.com 248-205-0599


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Michael Brewer Scioto Firearms Training
3720 Mautz-Yeager Road
Marion, OH 43302
mikebrewer1956@yahoo.com 740 360-1887
NRA Basic Pistol Program as required by State of Ohio for CHL application. One day classes available for groups at your location.

Rod Cooper Rods, Guns & More, LLC
rodsguns@roadrunner.com 740-382-4998

Timothy A. Dettra Richwood Gun & Game Club
953 Sheridan Rd.
Marion, Oh 43302-7158
tadettra@verizon.net 740 382-9709
Classes forming soon . Cost $75.00. Call for info

John W. Haverstock Marion, OH 43302
jhaverstoc@aol.com 740-360-5936
All instructors are military trained and NRA certified

James Miracle Bulldog Personal Protection and Security
5498 Fairchild Rd
Marion, Oh 43302
Bulldogppas@hotmail.com 740-361-1974
For all personal protection and security needs to include concealed carry certification, home protection, and tactical defense in the civilian world. Private Investigation Services available

Rods, Guns & More, LLC Rod Cooper
1993 Harding Highway East
Marion, OH 43302
rodsguns@yahoo.com 740-382-4998

Kenneth Snare Ohio's Best CCW Classes
381 Windsor
Marion, OH 43302
snarekc8bpe@aol.com 740-223-9065
We have a place to meet and 6 or more all come to you home of the $85.00 pp class

Wayne Strunk Self Defense Training
Big Island Township
Marion, OH 43302
ohioselfdefense@yahoo.com 614-537-2262
Currently we are running the 12 hour NRA Pistol/Ohio CCW class on weekends. Cost is $75.00 plus student needs to furnish 150 rounds of ammunition. NRA certified instructor and former law enforcement officer. Call for more info and class dates. We also offer Unarmed Self Defense,
Force on Force and Advanced Training.

Zack Stutler Z Defence
2021 Zeig Rd
Marion, OH 43302
stutler76@yahoo.com 740.361.6661
I offer a 12 hour 1 day class for the Ohio CCW. I can travel to
your location if you have the shooting space and a place for the class. I will be doing classes at my location as well. Class will be held 1 or 2 times a month, if necessary I can do a 2 day class.


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All Ohio CCW BeSafe@NRACertified.com 330-548-2092
Beginner, Novice and Advanced Firearms and Personal Protection.
Licensed and Certified NRA and OPOTA Trained Instructors in Personal Protection, Firearms, CQC and Pepper Spray with more than 30 years experience. We focus on PROPER Training, Safety and Education. You can find another class, but you won't find a better class. We set standards others try to follow.
If you are new to firearms we are here to prepare you, not scare you. If you are experienced, we will take you to another level. We teach many Firearm disciplines, Pistol, Rifle (AR), Shotgun etc. Men, and WOMEN from all over OHIO come to take our course. Our "Range" class time is Superior to most. Call and ask us why!!
Group and Private classes are available and we also Travel all over Ohio to meet special and/or specific needs. Ever shoot on the Move or at Moving targets? You will with us! VISIT OUR WEB SITE!
Be Blest and Be Safe! Pastor Rick

Alan Bergman Superior Defense
Marks Rd
Valley City, OH 44280
superiordefenseccw@hotmail.com,/a> 440-523-9198
CCW course is $75. Former Marine Sergeant and Air Force Reserve
owned and Operated. It's our goal to give you the best training available! Check
out our website for more details!

Chad Buehler Urban Tactical Defense
210 s. Lyman Street
Wadsworth, Oh 44281
Charliebravo89@aol.com 330-317-4980
Urban Tactical Defense is a full time training center teaching all aspects of safety, security, and defense both armed and unarmed. We work with law enforcement, ex-military, and professional martial artists. At Urban Tactical Defense we care about our country and all the great people in it. Call and schedule --your class today!

Lisa Cook Lady Finger Point-n-Pull LLC
1676 Pearl Rd.
Brunswick, OH 44212-3406
ladyfingerpnp@aol.com 330 460-6770
First steps, basic pistol, & CCW taught by a woman to women to make them feel more comfortable & confident owning & using firearms

Michael Diturno On Target Firearms Training
5665 Rosemont Way
Medina , OH 44256
mditurno@gmail.com 440-714-1659
NRA Basic Pistol combined Ohio Concealed Carry curriculum.
Convenient Medina location (classroom and range). $85 includes all materials
and fees. Classes scheduled on a regular basis - call or e-mail with questions
and registration details. Private or special group classes also available.

Christopher Kovach Blue Line Tactical, LLC
3660 Center Road #187
Brunswick, Oh 44212
cs@bluelinetac.com 330-310-1053
Blue Line Tactical, LLC’ s instructors have over 45 years in Law Enforcement (Civilian and Military). The instructors have worked in capacities including patrol, undercover operations, and SWAT. We are certified in NRA Basic Pistol, First Steps, Refuse to be a victim and NRA Range Safety Officer. We are OPOTA certified in Semi-Auto Pistol, Revolver, Shotgun, and Patrol Carbine (AR-15). Whether you are brand new to firearms or extremely experienced, we offer training that will fit your needs.

Ken Mangel Professional Defense Services LLC
4666 Ledgewood Drive
Medina, OH 44256
professionaldefenseservices@yahoo.com 440-452-1334
One day classes taught by NRA certified and professionally trained instructors.

Nate Radtke CCW CLASS
ccw.class.ohio@gmail.com 330.321.6333
Class provides the credentials to receive your CCW License.

Dan Valek 10501 Norwalk Rd
Litchfield, OH 44253
danscannon1972@hotmail.com 440-590-5684
CCW classes, flexible range and class time. No experience needed. Taught by Army vet with over 30 years shooting experience, teaching is all hands on, learn the practical skills that may save your life one day.

Mark Walton Medina, OH 44256
pwalton@neo.rr.com 330-334-0509
Course Fee $75/person, Guns & ammo supplied

Sgt. Glen Workman Workman Firearms Training
134 Akron Road
Wadsworth, Oh 44281
info@workmanfirearms.com 330-703-5131
Ohio CCW Classes. Basic And Advanced Firearms Training
U.S. Marine Owned and Operated

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Jeff Adkins Tri State K9
968 Evergreen Rd
Fraizersbottom, WV 25082
tristatek9@aol.com 888-201-5444
Complete detail on website or call for more info 888-201-5444

Mindy Brinker Scott's Guns and Ammo
32649 Bailey Run Road
Pomeroy, Oh 45769
karikat@suddenlink.net 740- 416-4742
NRA Basic Pistol Course for Ohio and West Virginia CCW. Call for more information on class times.

Richard Davis 34577 Willow Creek Rd
Pomeroy, OH 45769
richandkim1@gmail.com 740-992-0007
Ohio CCW Class.

Daniel Fulton D A Shooting Sports
550 Broadway ST
Middleport, OH 45760
Feel Free to email any questions to me through the contact form on the site, thanks!


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Mike Bailey Big Buck's Firearms
2484 St. Rt. 127
St. Henry, OH 45883
bear53@bright.net 419-925-5208
One day class, 3rd Saturday of each month, no class in Dec.

Scott Lautzenheiser Indiana & Ohio Firearm LLC
9959 State Route 49
Rockford, Oh 45882
Scott@indiana-ohio-firearm.com 419-953-4396
NRA Basic Pistol Course. Time has been extended to meet the requirements to allow you to apply for your Ohio CCW permit.

Justin Miesse Elemnt Arms, LLC
7957 Celina-Mendon Rd.
Celina, OH
info@elemnt.net 567-279-1547
12 hour pistol course the covers requirements for Ohio CCW67-279-1547

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Jim Davis 3G Tactical
135 E. Main St.
Tipp City, Oh 45371
mblack@3gtactical.com (937) 506-8108
Our course is twelve (12) hours long and lasts one day. It exceeds the requirements needed to apply for an Ohio and Florida CCW permit, and those from over 44 other states. The course is taught by an experianced instructor, and will teach you the mindset and skills needed to carry concealed and for personal protection.
Sign up here.

Steve Danielewicz Miami Valley Marine
8760 St. Rt. 201
Tipp City, Oh 45371
Stev1scd@aol.com 937-361-0657
Ohio chl classes help twice monthly. 2 NRA instructors and 1 Training counselor. 3 Generations of NRA experience. Call for details. $100

PO Box 791
Troy,OH 45373
safelyconceal@gmail.com 937-335-0799
Small class size. No shortcuts. Over 30 years of training experience.

David C. Long LongMeadows Shooting School
4910 State Route 201
Tipp City, OH 45371
dclong47@gmail.com 937-667-2799
1-day 12-hr Sat. courses once a month are our mainstay. Get a
group together and plan your own schedule. Shooting range on premises. Ladies and novices welcomed. Advanced classes available.


Harry Poling Impact Home Defense, LLC
3285 S County Rd 25A
Troy, OH 45373
admin@ihdguns.com 937.335.3330
Bisic pistol, home firearms safety, CCW training. Max class size 10 allows personal attention.

Jesse Scott On Target Personal Safety
686 Westlake Dr.
Troy, Ohio 45373
parthelynx@aol.com 937-760-4210
Classes monthly

Shooters Paradise 542 N Elm St
Troy, Oh 45373
Craig@shootersparadise.org 937-552-5577
Monthly classes available.

CATM Combat Arms Training 2566 Brookview Road
Troy, OH 45373
rsherman2@woh.rr.com 937-510-1259
Two classes monthly. One-day class held at Preble fairgrounds Raton, Ohio. The two-day class held at Gander Mountain Store in Huber Heights, Ohio we have multiple instructors with 30 years experience in military & law enforcement.

Craig Synan Rapid Fire
1285 Archer Dr.
Troy, OH 45373
Rapidfirecraig@yahoo.com (937)332-0833 ext. 2
Rapid Fire works around your schedule for the CCW class. Contact us for more information!

Jonathon Workman Citizen Awareness Training
611 N. Co. rd 25-a
Troy, OH 45373
jonw@get2life.org 937-524-8686
Ohio and non resident FL CCW. Personal Protection in the Home, low light shooting training, church security training, church firearms training, basic pistol, NRA instructors


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Charles Edwards Edwards' Instruction
36190 Co. Rd. 2 E
Woodsfield, OH 43793
NRA Basic Pistol

Tom Taylor Ohio Valley Tactical
52315 TH 215
Clarington, OH 43915
tom@ohiovalleytactical.com 740-458-0566
The OVT course goes beyond basic gun safety. Class members spend the bulk of the day on the range. We shoot from holsters, learn techniques for preventing someone from taking your gun from you, practice shooting while moving, and much more. This class is designed to teach gun handling and how to use a handgun to protect yourself. By the end of the day students have fired 200 rounds during a multitude of scenarios designed to prepare them for real life events. Please call for more class details.


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ohiofirearmsinstructor@yahoo.com 937-321-8886
TOM 937-317-5033

Mark Avery SimTrainer Range and Training Center
2031 Dryden Road
Dayton, OH 45439
mavery@sim-trainer.com 937-293-3914
Satisfaction guaranteed! Legal section is taught by an active prosecuting attorney--if you have questions you don't have to go find and pay a lawyer - just ask ours! Classes alternate between weeknights Mon-Thu, 5:30-9:30 PM and Weekends Sat-Sun, 9AM-5PM. Special classes can also be arranged on your schedule if you have a group of at least eight students. If the legal section of your CCW class was not taught by a lawyer, bring your CHL and take only our legal portion for $49.

Shannon "Judd" Campbell Campbell's Firearms Training and Gun Accessories
1034 E Pearl St
Miamisburg, Oh 45342
gunclass@yahoo.com 937-367-4036
Firearm safety, advanced tactical training, Home defense consultant, gun accessories.

Alan Coale Coale Enterprises
Centerville, OH 45458
alan.coale@gmail.com 937.903.7890
NRA Life Member, NRA Certified Instructor , Concealed Carry (CCW) Instructor, Certified Home Firearm Safety & Certified Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, MSIA, CISSP, CEH, ITIL, MCP, Security+

Jeff Coleman/Georg Nassmacher Ohio Firearm Trainers
6700 Derby Rd
Dayton, Oh 45418
jrcoleman@woh.rr.com 937-545-9129
Ohio Concealed Carry Course: $100. See Website for course dates!

Dan Colvin DaytonCCW.com
555 Heatherwoode Cr.
Springboro, OH 45066
danc@daytonccw.com 937-486-4229
Your 12 hours Will not be boring or expensive. We provide the highest quality CCW class in Ohio. Get the required training for your Ohio and Florida Concealed carry and learn how to protect yourself and your family; and enjoy it, if you don't have a gun or have never shot before, no problem use ours. Course Includes: All Course Materials Use of any of our Guns. We guarantee that our training will meet or exceed all Ohio and Florida requirements to apply for your CCW/CHL, or your money back!

William (Bill) Cyr Jr Cyriously On Target
130 Marrett Farm Road
Union, Ohio
Cyriouslyontarget@outlook.com 937-867-1233
NRA Basic Pistol training as required to obtain the Ohio CCW.

info@vra-ohio.com 937-387-0485
We offer First Steps, CCW, and Advance Technique at our facility with an indoor firing range

Phillip Eshbaugh CCW Class of Dayton
129 N Main
Hollansburg, Oh 45332
pistolpacker1@yahoo.com 937-684-4289
I can do private classes in your home or in our bldg private classes are more personal and totaly private if you dont like class rooms this could be the class for you NRA basic pistol and every thing you need for your CCW License to carry

Michael Gilbert Big Dawg Firearms & Supply LLCMICHAEL
6182 Chambersburg Rd
Huber Heights, OH 45424
Bigdawgfns@gmail.com 937-938-5958
CCW classes, In Home Protection classes. Email for schedule. Private and group instruction available

Rex Gore Gore Firearms Training
8850 S. Union Rd.
Miamisburg, OH 45342
gorefirearmstraining@gmail.com 937-530-0357
Offering Ohio Concealed Carry Course, NRA Personal Protection in the Home Course, NRA Personal Protection Outside of the Home Course Levels 1, 2, and 3, NRA Basic Pistol Course, RSO Course and Private One on One Lessons. Classroom Facilities and Range all at the same location.

Roger W. Kielbaso rk tactical firearms training schools. llc.
6357 Ringneck Dr.
Dayton, Oh 45424
roger@rktacticalfirearms.com 937-286-0626
Ohio concealed Carry Certification Course, price: $85.00 +
$15.00 range fee, Certified OPOTC firearms instructor, contact our website for
class dates and course information.

Jeff Kimbrell 2nd Generation Instruction
1744 Brownell Rd.
Dayton, OH 45403
jdk7360@aol.com 937-253-3479
CCW classes from a 2nd generation NRA instructor.

Jeffrey King Freedom Arms USA
727 Maxwell Ct
Germantown, Oh 45327
jking@freedomarmsusa.com 513-320-4251
Freedom Arms USA Offers Service Sales and Training. Holding classes for Ohio Conceal Carry, Personal Protection Inside and Outside the Home as well as Advanced Pistol Classes. All instructors are NRA Certified and/or Law Enforcement. Small classes allow for individual attention to all. Special "Ladies Only" and "First Time Gun Owner Safety and Operation Classes". We will prepare you as a beginner, or take you to a new level in our advance classes. Private classes also available.

Jeff Hamilton HES
6869 Germantown Pike
Miamisburg, OH 45342
jeff.hamilton@hamiltonengineeringservices.com 937-371-2540
CCW Training $75-$100 - NRA Instuctor

Tim Johnson Ohio Shooting Instruction
Germantown, OH
hogandchopper@fairpoint.net 937-371-4142
One day class taught at the Germantown Police Station by Tim Johnson, professional educator, currently Middle School Principal. E-mail me for a course flier, dates of classes, and registration form.

Doug Miller J&D Training Solutions
New Lebanon, Oh 45345
CCW Classes, Call for more info.

Jeff Miller The Miami Armory
8945 Kingsridge Drive
Dayton, OH 45458
Info@themiamiarmory.com 937-317-0787
Our shop specializes in carry conceal, personal defense. We are
able to order any firearm thru 5 main vendors as long as available except Kimber
and Benelli. The CCW class is $125.00 if you already have your own firearm. Our
discounted price is $100.00 if you purchase a firearm from us. Our class is a
one day class, 12 hrs from 8am-8pm on Sundays at our own private range.

Jeffrey Moles Sheepdog CCW LLC
6310 Harshmanville Rd.
Dayton, OH 45424
jeff@sheepdog-ccw.com 855-CCW-GUNS
www. sheepdog-ccw.com
Ohio CCW classes held in Springboro. Due to recent events we are reducing all CCW classes to $65 through the end of 2013. We want to enable everylaw-abiding Ohio Citizen the ability to carry concealed. Extensive coverageof Ohio and Federal Laws, Gun Safety, various concealment techniques and a DVD packed with information is included.

Jeem Newland High Risk Training
710 Golden Arrow Dr
Miamisburg, OH 45342
CCW@High-Risk-Training.com 937-903-4700
We offer private CCW courses to meet your schedule and needs. We also offer advanced training with pistol, rifle and shotgun. Check out our schedule for upcoming courses.

Emery P Phipps Jr Fundamental Firearms Training
7745 Redbank Lane
Huber Heights, OH 45424
Emery@FundamentalFirearms.com 937-286-5645
NRA Certified in Basic Pistol and Personal Protection in the Home. Offers Ohio CHL course as well as other training opportunities.

Vince Renda Family Tactical Training
1110 Wayne Ave
Dayton, OH 45410
vince@familytacticaltraining.com 937- 781-9109
Class Description: 12 Hour Ohio CCW Training / Renewal. Lunch, snacks & beverages provided. Courses are based on the NRA Basic Pistol Course, Ohio Law presented by Ohio Concealed Carry Defense Service, Mindset Training and Concealed Carry options. We also have the Laser Shot FATS (FireArm Training Simulator). This system allow students to experience on how to handle a firearm safely. We are a proud member of Buckeye Firearms, USCCA, Oath Keepers and IALEFI (International Association Law Enforcement Firearm Instructors)

David Rigsby D.C.D.
9578 N. Co. Line Rd.
Brookville, Oh 45309
Small class for one on one instruction.

Ray Ross Gander Mtn. Store
8001 Old Troy Pike
Huber Heights, Oh 45424
dragnet55@woh.rr.com 937-689-6518
Classes held twice a month: Gander Mountain, Huber Heights OH & Preble County Fairgrounds, and Eaton Ohio. Class fees $90. Special groups are given discounts. We have one or two day classes. Retired Federal Agent and NRA Certified. Also worldwide Competition Instructor and have trained over 40,000 students over the past 45 years, am most experience & teaching firearms longer than any Instructor in the area. Call day or night to sign up or for brochure.

Renott Training & Supplies 7237 Serpentine Drive
Dayton, OH 45424
renott@aol.com 937-236-7234
NRA basic pistol along with other training.

New Carlisle Sportsman's Club 1909 Burroughs Dr.
Dayton, OH 45406-4419
mr1993@woh.rr.com 937-673-3215
8 instructors, call for class times and info.

Mid-West Technical Schools, Inc. PO Box 24806
Huber Heights, OH 45424

Jeff Thompson JT's Firearms Instruction
4140 Linden Ave
Dayton, OH 45431
jtsccw@gmail.com 937-684-3623
Teaching Ohio CCW classes in the Dayton, Ohio area. Small Class sizes for individual attention.

David VanDenburgh 4748 Ackerman Blvd.
Kettering, OH 45429
david.vandenburgh@gmail.com 937-602-8780
Certified NRA Instructor. NSSF First Shots Instructor. Ohio CCW Instructor.

Paul Von Hacker Precision Engagement
2775 Orchard Run Rd.
Dayton, Oh 45499
paul@precisionengagement.com 937-938-7516
CCW classes: Group, individual, and women-only classes with female instructors. NRA-Certified Instructors. Also, teach following classes: tactical pistol I&II, Carbine I&II, Defensive Shotgun, Basic Pistol, Basic Rifle, Basic Shotgun, Personal Protection inside the home, Personal Protection outside of the home, and disaster preparedness. Private, tailored classes available; we can develop a course that will meet your needs. Visit website for more details.

Guy Walters C -TAC
guywalters@c-tac.us 937-671-9677
Ohio Concealed Carry Course

Trent Warncke Inverse Inc
7812 McEwen Road, Suite 240B
Dayton, OH 45459
twarncke@inverse-tech.com 937-470-7466
Get your CCW training from an experienced firearms engineer whom
our customers call patient, engaging and a great instructor . We
have earned a 99% satisfaction rating from our customers from both novices
and experienced shooters. Our course is designed to provide you with a
comfortable, yet dynamic experience. Unlike some others, we limit our course to
15 people and provide a private range experience. Currently we are running a
one-day 12 hour course in our Centerville facility.

Sanford Whitlow Personal Defense Inc.
Englewood, Oh 45322
swpdipersonaldefense@yahoo.com 937-304-9217
Personal Defense Inc. offers Private Concealed Carry Weapons Training, Ladies Only Concealed Carry Weapons Classes and Group Concealed Carry Classes with in home classroom sessions. These private classes are designed for individuals with limited time, to arrange a schedule to accommodate their needs with one on one instruction.

Greg Wight Valley View Firearms Training
1800 Farmersville W Alex Rd.
Farmersville, OH 45325
greg@valleyviewccw.com 937-414-3099
Quality training held to a higher standard. All disciplines, Ohio CHL, kid’s classes, refuse to be a victim classes and advanced handgun training.

Jonathan Willis Prepara Training
Dayton, OH 45459
jon@pre-para.com 937-673-3449
Specializing in private group Concealed Carry and Handgun instruction. Professional instruction to private groups, women and beginners. Will come to you, private ranges.


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Rick Hill Southern Ohio CCW
3378 W Hill Rd
Malta, OH 43758
hillr308@yahoo.com 740-775-8069
Single and Multi day classes available, meets all requirements for Ohio Concealed Carry course


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David A. Baker Bake's Best Shot
9028 St. Rt. 314
Lexington, Oh 44904
Davidubee1@aol.com 419-884-3143,

Ohio CCW Training North Marengo, OH 43334
OhioCCWtraining@aol.com 614-208-6612
Experienced NRA Instructor with actual gunfight experience. Classes are 1-day and held inMarengo on any day of the week. Shooting is done in an informal (but safe) manner at our close-by private range. Minimum persons required to hold a class is 4. Cost is $125 per person for 4-6
people; $99 per person for 7 or more (group rate). We provide ALL needed (and extra) materials plus lunch. School guns are available at no charge. Call or e-mail for more details or to schedule your group for a class!

Ron Tucker Bigtuck Guns
15 S. Main P.O. Box 412
Marengo, Oh 43334
ron@bigtuckguns.com 419-253-0101
This course goes above Ohio CHL training requirement. I bring everything that you need for the day. The class is held on a Saturday(one day) from 9am-9pm.The coast is $105. The fee also includes food and drinks for the day at no cost to you. There is a $50 preregistration fee that is included in the price.

Jay Weaver Firearm Training
123 E Walnut St
Cardington, OH 43315
weaver.j.ccw@gmail.com 740-244-2268
CCW training, lunch provided. Call for pricing and to find out about discounts or how to get your training free.


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Will Bailey Willard Bailey
6270 Tanglewood Drive
Nashport, OH 43830
wbailey4@columbus.rr.com 740-819-0960
Seats are limited to 12 seats. Call for details. All inclusive price. Classes held monthly.

Bo Shirer Double T.A.P. Shooting of Ohio
5100 Woodberry Drive
Zanesville, OH 43701
Shirerb.dtso@gmail.com 740-297-5461
If you want FUN and SAFE firearms instruction DTSO should be your only thought. Our instructors come from backgrounds of Hunting, Fire, EMS, Federal Law Enforcement, and US Military. DTSO guarantees 1 on 1 instruction during live fire exercises and has EMS professionals at every class. There shouldn’t be another option. Choose Double T.A.P. Shooting of Ohio.

Michael Craig Ohio Shooting Sports @ Briar Rabbit Shooting Sports
2949 Granger Hill Road
Zanesville, OH 43701
Michael@ohioshootingsports.com 740-964-1131
Ohio Shooting Sports provides professional instruction to students of all ages who are interested in unarmed and armed self-defense. Most of our classes are designed as 1 day events which makes them more affordable in terms of tuition, travel and ammunition costs. We offer Defensive Handgun 1 which is our 1 day Ohio CCW Training and Competency Certification class. We can provide everything need to apply for your Ohio Conceal Carry License: Firearms, 2 hr Legal presentation, Ohio Concealed Carry Brochure, Lunch and Dinner, CHL application and all legal and handgun brochures. If you do not have a firearm will provide one at no cost. Ammunition costs are separate.
We have additional training courses starting with Defensive Handgun 2, Advanced Concealed Carry, Extreme Close Encounters - Combatives for CCW, Tactical Shotgun, Tactical Rifle, Defensive Knife, Home Defense and Unarmed Combatives. Go to our web site for dates and times for upcoming classes. Professional range and modern classroom on site.

Charles "Tom" Kelly Southern Ohio Private Police Institute
523 Cambridge Avenue
Zanesville, Oh 43701
ohioprivatepolice@hotmail.com (740) 319-2702
Certified Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission Instructor. CCW Training, Private Security Firearms/Weapons Training, Law Enforcement Firearms Requalifications

Kenn McCord www.ohioccw4u.com
Post Office Box 112
East Fultonham, Oh 43735
ohioccw4u@yahoo.com 740-621-1584
Fun and Relaxing Atmosphere with Certified Instructors that take pride in offering a quality Training at a great price. Safety is our number 1 Concern at www.ohioccw4u.com . We offer the best rates on CCW Classes in S.E. Ohio. Visit our Website for More Information on class dates and times. REFUSE TO BE A VICTIM....

Mark Sapp Q3custom
1301 Eastman Street
Zanesville, OH 43701
mark.sapp@att.net 740-452-0024
Personal one on one instruction or small class available. No firearms experience needed, very low key no pressure.

Dan Sorensen 475 Walnut Hills Drive
Zanesville, OH 43701
Ohio Concealed Carry. Learn tactical defense firearms training, taught by Police firearms instructor as taught to law enforcement to save their lives.

Chad Stemm Freedom Health and Safety Training Center
2164 East Pike
Zanesville, OH 43701
admin@freedomhealthandsafety.com 740-CPR-LIVE
Everything from Concealed Carry to CPR, Wilderness First Aid, Basic First Aid, Communicable Diseases, Hunter Safety and over 30 courses in health and safety. all NRA courses offered. All courses taught by former officers & military experienced and all instructors are medically licensed personnel; ranging from Paramedics, RN's and Doctors.

Wesley Stotts Raiders Ridge Outfitters
3570 Raiders rd
Dresden, OH 43821
wesley.stotts@raidersridgeoutfitters.com 740-252-6933
NRA certified instructor, We offer many classes in various disciplines. Call today to see what the ridge can do for you.

J Vanasdale deftrain.com
3800 Culbertson Rd
Zanesville, OH 43701
reservations@deftrain.com 740-297-6123
CCW Training, NRA Courses, Home Firearm Safety, and Youth Firearm Programs.

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Brad Anderson 9238 W.S.R. 163
Oak Harbor, Oh 43449
harley9980@yahoo.com 419-898-5223
CCW classes. $75.00 per person, student must supply his/her own firearm and 100 rounds of ammunition. Call and leave me a message, I will return your call as soon as possible.

Dead Aim 323 Harrison Street
Port Clinton, OH 43452
creativecustomwoodworking@adelphia.net 419-734-0863

Dean Benninger Benninger Consulting
2306 Meter Road
Marblehead, OH 43440
deanbenninger@gmail.com 419-341-1748
Certified NRA Pistol Instructor for Ohio Concealed Handgun License and Advanced Weapons Instruction. Call for Appointment

Michael Cornell Owens Community College Center for Emergency Preparedness
30150 Tracy Road
Walbridge, OH 43465
cep@owens.edu 567-661-7357
Train with the Best. Our Ohio State Police Academy Instructors leave nothing to the imagination. Reasonable rates.

Scott Frank Safely Intact LLC
Oak Harbor, Oh 43449
scott@safelyintact.com 855-SAFELY1
Ohio concealed carry training presented by an Ohio Peace Officer
firearms and use of force of instructor. Let experience work for you! Small
class sizes and personal attention to each student.

Joe Harvey Ohioccw.us
1278 West Fremont Road
Port Clinton, OH 43452
ohioccwtraining@yahoo.com 419-967-0373
In every Ohio Concealed Carry class We teach NRA Basic Pistol Defensive Shooting
Personal Protection In The Home by our NRA Certified Instructor's

Michael Mowel M&M
1501 E State St
Port Clinton, Oh 43452
Islandhopper40@gmail.com 419.960.9437

Terrence Rudes Attorney -NRA Training Counselor
216 Adams St.
Port Clinton, OH 43452
trudes@cros.net 419 732-3000
Personal Protection with 3 hours of firearms law included. Meets Ohio and Florida Requirements for CHP

Dean Veverka 327 N. Benton Street
Oak Harbor, Oh 43449
dean.veverka@yahoo.com 419-341-7422
Certified NRA Instructor & RSO
Protection in the Home
Protection outside Home
Call For next available Classes


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Scotland Arms 104 Oswalt Street
Antwerp, OH 45813
mmcd@policeone.com 419-258-1379

Matthew McDougall McDougall Firearms, LLC
116 S. Main St.
Antwerp, Oh 45813
info@mcdougallfirearms.com 419-258-1373
We have a gun shop located in Antwerp, Ohio. We offer the CCW
classes along with beginner classes and in the process of an advanced class. We
have a wide variety of new and used guns along with ammunition and a wide variety of holsters.

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Greggory C Browning www.ohioccw4u.com
408 N. High Street
New Lexington, Oh 43764
Fun and Relaxing Atmosphere. Classes held in Different areas so check out our Website for Class dates and times. We always offer the Best Class for the Best Price. Check us out.

Honi/James Greenlee Greenlee Tactical Firearms Institute
5557 Dutch Ridge Rd. SE
New Straitsville, OH 43766
GTFohio@yahoo.com 740-603-7522
monthly ccw classes,2-3 instructors provide 1-5 instructor student ratio, handicap accessible facility located in wayne national forrest of s.perry co.between new lexington & logan. Course inc NRA training materials, targets & lunch. Limited class sizes $75. Coming fall 2013 Range Safty Officer Training. Check calendar on our website for course dates and reg. deadlines. Register on line nrainstructors.org enter zip code 43766 & 10 mi radius to find our courses

Kenneth D. McCafferty McCafferty Firearms Training
6199 TWP. RD. 32 NW
Somerset, OH 43783
Kenneth.mccafferty@yahoo.com 740-684-1179
12 hour one day Ohio CCW classes $75\person lunch and range gun included! NRA certified instructor and private range! call today or visit our website to book your class now!

James S. McCall Perrycountyccw
209 S. Jackson St
New Lexington, OH 43764
mccall@perrycountyccw.com 740-343-3736
Classes forming soon. 2 instructors certified by Ohio Peace Officers Training and Current Law Enforcement with over 25 years experience

Ronald Patton Rush Creek CCW
3406 St Rt 37 East
Junction City, OH 43748
ronpttn@gmail.com 740-605-2776
One Day lunch, Guns & Ammo furnished. $75


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Michael Craig Ohio Shooting Sports - Pickaway County Sportsman's Range
8100 State Route 22 East
Circleville, Oh 43113
Michael@OhioShootingSports.com 740-964-1131
Ohio Shooting Sports provides professional instruction to students of all ages who are interested in unarmed and armed self-defense. Most of our classes are designed as 1 day events which makes them more affordable in terms of tuition, travel and ammunition costs. We offer Defensive Handgun 1 which is our 1 day Ohio CCW Training and Competency Certification class. We provide everything need to apply for your Ohio Conceal Carry License: Firearms, Ammunition, Legal presentation, Ohio Conceal Carry Brochure, Lunch and Dinner, CHL application and all legal and handgun brochures. We have additional training courses starting with Defensive Handgun 2, Advanced Conceal Carry, Integrated Conceal Carry, Tactical Shotgun, Tactical Rifle, Defensive Knife, Home Defense and Unarmed Combatives. Go to our web site for dates and times for upcoming classes. Professional range and modern classroom onsite.

Gary Elkins Midwest Drug Dogs
15393 Tarlton Road
Amanda, OH 43102
truegrittraining@yahoo.com 614 678 9681
We offer the NRA Basic Pistol Safety Course at your home range
or outside Amanda, Oh at an outside range. Classes are minimun 10 hours class (
8hrs NRA and 2hrs Ohio) and 2 hours range time. We prefer no more than 10
students per class so everyone can get the attention they might need to aquire
the attitude, knowledge, and skills to be an Ohio CCW permit holder

Lonnie Hall 240 Timberline Dr
Circleville, Oh 43113
This one day course meets all training and evaluation requirements described in Section 2925.125 (G) (1) and Section 2923.125 (G) (2) of The Ohio Revised Code. The Certificate awarded is a requirement of the Sheriff's Departments of the State of Ohio to make application for a permit to carry a concealed handgun in Ohio.
The cost of the class is $75.00 light lunch included. All classes are in the Circleville Ohio area and begin at 7:00am. For more information www.pickawayshooting.com or call 740-415-7202 or

John Jude The Journey: Leadership Training
13380 Darby Creek Road
Orient, OH 43146
prmskeeper@prodigy.net www.prmskeeper@prodigy.net
$75 for NRA Pistol Class and Ohio CCW training. 12 hours. Either a 4 hours on a Thursday and 8 hours on Saturday...or 12 hours on Saturday. I have guns you can use if you do not have one yet. I can help you with your new gun purchase decision. Class is unique because it incorporates hand to hand defense also. Phone # 614-877-0083

Eric Loy http://www.highcaliberlearning.com
6290 Perrill Road
Ashville, OH 43103
6290 Perrill Road
NRA Certified Instructor.

Tonya D. Perkins Excalibur Outdoors
113 1/2 S. Court Street, Suite 217
Circleville, Oh 43113
tdperkins@excaliburoutdoors.com Ad (740) 420-SHOT

Michael Salsburg Excalibur Outdoors, LLC
113 1/2 South Court Street Suite 217
Circleville, OH 43113
Classes@excaliburoutdoors.com 740.420.SHOT
Ohio Concealed Carry License Excalibur Outdoors, LLC wants to help responsible Ohio citizens obtain the Ohio Concealed Carry License (CCW, CHL) as easily and as economically as possible. The current handgun training fee is $120 with prepayment or $145 if you pay at the class. There are no hidden charges. At the end of the class day, you will receive everything that is needed in order to apply for your Ohio CCW with a county sheriff (except for the sheriff fee's).

Jeffrey Scudder Self Protection LLC
210 Meadow Drive
Circleville,Oh 43113
Jeffscudder.selfprotectionllc@gmail.com 740-571-2303
www.Self Protection LLC. com
Certified NRA Instructor Teaching NRA Pistol and Ohio Concealed Carry as well as other hand gun training.

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Todd A Beekman Arkoe Outdoors LLC
4202 Chenoweth Fork Rd
Piketon, Ohio 45661- 9590
arkoeoutdoors@wildblue.net 740-493-2599
Ohio CCW Class Offered Every other Saturday form 8am to 8pm. Please see website for details

Amy Daniel Strategic Defense
212 Perdue Hollow Rd
Peebles, Oh 45660
amydaniel13@yahoo.com 740-493-3116
I offer CCW classes, basic pistol and refuse to be a victim-crime prevention program in Southern Ohio

Gary Daniel Strategic Defense Training
212 Perdue Hollow Road
Peebles, OH 45660
strategicdefense@usa.com 740-493-3116
Offering CCW classes, Personal Protection in the Home, Refuse to
be a Victim and advanced handgun course. Call for dates and details.

Robert T Entler Sunfishvalley CCW
390 Mossbarger-Detty Rd
Piketon, Oh 45661
sunfishvalleyccw@yahoo.com 740-493-8004
Instruction in Basic Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, Home Firearm Safety

Charlie Reader Williams Gun Shop
1292 Strickland Road
Waverly, Oh 45690
csreader@earthlink.net (740) 493-2172
OPOTC certified instructor's Charlie Reader and Dave Adkins. Guest Speaker, Pike County Prosecutor Rob Junk.


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Clark Boutin CNL Safety
1678 Stroup Rd
Atwater, Oh 44201
brickboutin@neo.rr.com 330-947-9149
Basic pistol class and CCW course

Larry Boyd Armedresponse45
11437 Chamberlain Rd.
Mantua, OH 44319
Armedresponse45@yahoo.com 330 631-6303
1 day CHL class, range on site

James Craigo Graystone Defense Group
10218 Silica Sand Rd
Garrettsville, OH 44231
graystone62@hotmail.com 330-460-6094
Graystone specializes in self-defense firearms and tactics programs that are designed to saves lives. Graystone offers a wide variety of training from certified CCW classes to advanced pistol, rifle and tactics programs. All GrayStone Instructors are personally vetted and selected from the top tiers of lawenforcement and military special operations and are experts in their field with proven operational and instructor skills. Our cadre of advanced skills instructors has decades of operational andinstructional ability that make learning fun and easy. At Graystone we will focus on the proper fundamentals of marksmanship and weapons handling in order to build a solid foundation for all future training while advancing the shooter to the next level. All Graystone instructors are OPOTC / NRA certified.

Axel Fisser Puretac Tactical Solutions
2344 State Route 303
Streetsboro, OH 44241
axelfisser@hotmail.com 330-357-2758
Tactical Shooting, CCW and Personal Protection Classes. FFL licensed.

Desperado Gunworks smokinj38@adelphia.net 330-274-3553

Training Cadre Diplomatic Protection Training Institute
1 Pen Glass Road
Garrettsville, OH 44231
training@dpti-oh.com 330.333.0444
The NRA Basic Pistol course is taught in conjunction with an additional block of instruction defining laws and regulations for students to meet the knowledge requirements for the Ohio CCW permit.
DPTI Instructors are current and former Federal Law Enforcement Officers.

David & Shelly Ivey Freedom Firearms Training Center
6811 Waterloo Rd.
Atwater, OH 44201
d.a.ivey@sbcglobal.net 330-947-9333
Specializing in 1-day classes. NRA certified since 1991. Cost
until Sept. 1st is only $75 includes all materials, lunch, gun & ammo. After 9/1
cost is $100. Call 330-947-9333 for additional info.

Greg Kopp NRA # 13490204

Robert Campbell Targething Pro Shop
12006 Fenstermaker Road
Garrettsville, OH 44231
targething@windstream.net 440-548-2442
Targething offers an intermediate level course featuring defensive shooting techniques. Our instructors are always glad to answer questions, feel free to call.

Nick Lenth Ravenna, OH 44266
(563) 581-4470
Private & small group CCW classes! Extensive hands on training that will help protect yourself and your loved ones!!!

John Michaels 715 Akron Blvd
Kent, Oh 44240
Jmic44240@hotmail.com 330-431-1718
Certified NRA Instructor teaching NRA Basic Pistol and the Ohio
Concealed Carry course, as well as other courses and discipliines. Both
Scheduled public classes and personal/small group closed courses.

John Michael Paulett 490 Robinhood Drive
Aurora, Oh 44202
setinstone@roadrunner.com 330-714-3821
Please call for class information. Group or individual classes. CCW certificate all in one day! $99 Special. Call now.

Pastor Rick Chief Firearms Instructor ROC Firearms Training Center
PO Box 7581
Akron, Oh 44306
BeSafe@NRACertified.com (330) 294-7888
Learn to Shoot on the Move!
Licensed and NRA Certified Instructors. We focus on PROPER Training, Safety and Education. You won't find a better class. If you are new to firearms we are here to prepare you, not scare you. We teach many disciplines and offer the OHIO CCW course. Group and Private classes are available and we Travel all over Ohio to meet special and/or specific needs. Call us TODAY! (330) 294-7888

Branden Taylor specialized protection
3547 Jameson Dr
Kent, OH 44240
o9taylorbt@yahoo.com 330.907.1428
We have guest speakers from navy seals to police officers we guarantee that you will have a great time and have knowledge of all handgun laws, we also teach self defense, advanced weapons, and defense of other's.

Don Washington Citizens Firearms Training LLC
Garrettsville, OH442317
info@citizensfirearmstrainingllc.com 440-548-2173
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Ivan Burke Tactical Solutions Group
8844 Salem Road
Lewisburg, Oh 45338
josh.m.herbert@gmail.com 937-532-4553
We offer a wide variety of training from First Aid to CCW and OPOTA

John D Farquhar Mad Duck Training
Somerville West Elkton RD
West Elkton, Oh 45070
johndavidfarquhar@verizon.net 937-787-4414
Basic, CCW Advanced, and Instructor training

CCW Training 111 W. Main Street, PO Box 132
Eaton, OH 45320
dragnet55@woh.rr.com 937-689-6518
Classes held twice a month. Gander Mountain, Huber Heights OH & Preble County fairgrounds, Eaton Ohio. Class fees $90. We have one or two day classes. NRA certified, retired federal agent,also worldwide competition instructor. Have trained over 35,000 students. Call day or night to sign up or for brochure.

Matthew Lunsford JoCo Enterprises LLC
Po Box 668
Eaton, Oh 45320
k9brit@verizon.net 937-456-3841
This is a 2 day course. We instruct the Ohio Peace Office training module for CCW. Taught by current law enforcement instructor and ex-military members. The course is 14 hours and good for beginners and those who want in depth training. Cost $95.00

Robert McCullah Glenwood Creek
175 Julia Drive
West Alexandria, OH45381
b554ob@yahoo.com 937-336-5785

Ray Ross CATM CCW Training
616 Quinn Rd.
West Alexandria, OH 45381
dragnet55@woh.rr.com 937-689-6518
CCW Training from retired law enforcement agents with over 40 years experience. NRA Certified, Range and Classroom both indoors. Florida and Ohio included in the same training to carry in 38 States. All for one fee of $85 per person. Classes every month of the year and we will also come to your location or home to do a class, private or for your group. For $10. additional, we will provide the firearm and all the ammo should you not own a firearm.
Call now (937) 689-6518. Pay on day of class

Peter Stan IPFT
5708 Lewisburg Ozias Rd.
Lewisburg, OH 45338
pete.stan@hughes.net 937-416-5531
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Kyle and Brad McCluer Talon Defense
Columbus Grove , Oh 45830
info@talondefense.us http://www.talondefense.us
Serving NW Ohio area. 1 Day NRA classes! Please contact us via email or website for dates and pricing

Sheriff's Office 13458 Street, Route 694
Ottawa, OH 45875
siefkerb@sheriffoff.com 419-538-6272
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Stephen G Anderson Ohio Concealed Carry Training Center
2674 Stiving Road
Mansfield, Ohio 44903
OCCTC@aol.com 866-466-1717
Classes are held at the Gander Mountain store in Columbus & Reynoldsburg Ohio.

David Kindig New Foundations
443 Ruby Ave
Mansfield, Ohio 44907
hfatboyd05@gmail.com 419-589-3359
NRA basic pistol/ Ohio ccw

Joseph Kindt K&W Training Center
P.O. Box 462 / 557 Mishey Rd.
Bellville, Oh 44813
jkindt617@gmail.com CCW Classes and advanced training and tactics

Keith D. King INTAC Training
221 College St.
Butler, OH 44822
mike@intactraining.com 419-566-9665
One day OH Basic CCW Course. $75.

Guy Mack Abschuss Concealed Carry
Mansfield, Oh 44903
protection@neo.rr.com 419-756-8522
NRA approved courses. Basic Pistol for CCW, Personal Protection in the Home, Firearm Safety
Contact us for more info.

Gary Mishey Gary's GLOCK Works
4402 Bellville North Rd
Bellville Oh, 44813
gary@garysglockworks.com 419-571-7274
Classes are usually week days or evenings.

Jarrod Needs Tirgger Time LLC
P.O. Box 386
Lucas, OH 44843
info@triggertimeohio.com 419-632-1933
Offering NRA Basic Pistol/Ohio Concealed Handgun License classes for $85. Everything is included for these classes, even lunch! Laws portion taught by a guest law enforcement officer. Group bookings welcome. Please see our website or email for details. Also certified in Personal Protection in the Home.

Michael Schuiling Personal Defense Solutions
221 College St.
Butler, OH 44822
personaldefensesolutions@gmail.com 419-566-9665
One-day Ohio CCW Class.

Brandon Stanford Sloane Ave
Mansfield, OH 44903
bstanford05@gmail.com 419-610-3209
Classes are set up for small, relaxed groups of your friends. Everyone has fun and will get the knowledge, skills and attitude to safely own and use a firearm I hope to see you soon. You can help me or I can help you set up a class at your convenience and your location or mine. Please call or email for all details.

MidOhio Personal Defense Solutions 221 College St.
Butler OH 44822
midohiopds@me.com 419-566-9665
Premier Ohio Concealed Carry Handgun Training.

Doug Pelton CCW Inc
Sandusky St
Ashland, Oh 44805
pelbaum@zoominternet.net 419-282-1485
All classes are set up for small, relaxed groups of your friends. Everyone has fun and will learn from a good instructor. I hope to see you soon. Beginners to old salts, everyone will learn something from my classes. You can help me or I can help you set up a class at your convenience and your location or mine.

Mike Senter FireRidge Gunsmith,LLC.
1670 Lucas North Rd.
Lucas, Oh 44843
fireridgegunsmith@gmail.com 419-892-2899
CCW classes open to the public. NRA certified instructors. Call or e-mail today.

Dave Vanderpool Shelby, OH 44875
jdvanpools@aol.com 419-571-1291
Teach NRA Basic Pistol,RTBAV, Home Firearm Safety

Mindy Whited Mid Ohio Gals with Guns (at Bake's Best Shot Indoor Range)
9028 State Route 314
Lexington, Oh 44904
mwhited@midohiogalswithguns.com 740-263-1827
I'm a NRA Certified Instructor specializing in women only classes! I offer NRA Basic Pistol, Ohio Conceal Carry, NRA PPIH, Home Firearm Safety, Refuse to be a Victim, 1st Steps and Eddie Eagle program. I also offer private and small group lessons. My classes are open to both men and women unless otherwise specified. If you are interested in a class that I don't have scheduled yet please let me know! Lunch is provided for the all day courses!

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Advanced CCW 6931 Crestview Lane
Hillsboro, Oh 45133
advancedccw@att.net 937-286-9931
The Basic Pistol Course consists of 10 hrs of classroom and 2 hrs of live fire on our range. Husbands and wives pay a combined fee of $160.00. Groups of 4 or more receive a 5 dollar discount each.

Derek & Jennifer Blake Protect Yourself & Family
Chillicothe/ Richmond Dale
OH, 45601
jen@beararms.us 740-701-1975
Our classes are taught by NRA Certified Basic Pistol Instructors
Derek & Jennifer Blake, a husband and wife team of lifelong, experienced
shooters. Derek & Jen are also NRA Range Safety Officers to ensure everyone on
the range practices proper procedures and safe gun handling.

Dave Faulkner Dave's CCW Classes
26 McCann Rd.
GreenfieldOh, 45123
Learn the laws, handling and firing of handguns. Two-day course, small custom classes. Meets Ohio CCW requirements. Certified Ohio Peace Officer Instructor.

Rick Hill Musselman Station Rd
Frankfort, OH 45628
hillr308@yahoo.com 740-775-8069
One and two day courses available, meets all Ohio CCW requirements

Rick McElwee 100 Kinzer Rd.
Bainbridge, Oh 45612
rickym2@horizonview.net 740-703-8788
NRA Certified Instructor

T. Mullens our2ndright.com
3127 Mingo Road
Chillicothe, OH 45601
chilliccwtm@yahoo.com 740-851-2535
NRA certified instructor teaching the NRA Basic Pistol course required to apply for an Ohio CCW permit.

Bradley Smith Chillicothe Firearms Training
639 Golfview Dr
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Chillicothefirearmstraining@gmail.com www.chillicothefirearmstraining.com
NRA Certified Instructor for Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, and Personal Protection Outside the Home. I am also a CRSO, and offer RSO Training.

Rob Truitt Red 7 Firearms Instruction
214 Patrician Dr
Chillicothe, OH 45601
red7firearmsinstruction@gmail.com 740-701-5170
NRA Certified Instructor and was previously a Small Arms Instructor for the Military. I teach both men and women as well as new and experienced shooters. For quality instruction call or email me for the type of instruction you are looking for.


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Joy and Faith Esther Ferkel faithesther@gmail.com Cell:419-765-0284 Offering Basic Pistol, Ohio CCW, Personal Protection in the Home, Home firearm safety, and Refuse to be a Victem classes. Offer ladies-only classes as well as co-ed classes and specialize in making beginners feel compfortable. $100 fee includes lunch, all materials, and range time. Handguns available for use (ammo cost $15-$20)

Joseph Harvey ohioccw.us
1880 cr 100
Burgoon, Oh 43407
joe1s11@hotmail.com 419-967-0373
NRA certified instructor. 12 hour class from basic to advance
shooting in on class. We also teach personal protection in thehome in the same
class. Fun laid back class. We also do free license renewal . We train all skill
levels from first time shooter to experienced shooters. Bring a friend and we
will take $10 off your class. Advance classes forming soon.

Dean Henry Covenant Holdings, LLC
187 S. Washington St.
Tiffin, OH 44883
deanhenry@bright.net 419-448-4575
Chief Trainer is an Ohio attorney, NRA Certified Instructor and experienced shooter. Classes are small in size and allow for one-on-one range instruction. First time/inexperienced shooters are welcome. Range and live-fire exercises are conducted indoors, allowing for practice in low-light conditions. This one-day, 12 hour class exceeds Ohio Concealed Handgun License training requirements. Pre-registration is required.

Tony March Chaos Containment Group
736 Whittlesey St.
Fremont, Oh 43420
blastaddict@hotmail.com 567-342-4228
The instructor is a former Marine Combat Engineer and Sapper instructor with an extensive real world experience and knowledge base. Our ranges accommodate both indoor and outdoor classes in a private setting.

Rick Marlowe Snails Firearms
726 Erie St
Woodville, Oh 43469
snailsfirearms@gmail.com 419-343-0938
NRA Basic handgun classes available, please contact me for dates and time

Don Mason Excel Defense
125 Saint Paul Drive
Fremont, Oh 43420
kick_1@frontier.com 419-967-0192

Matthew Muzik Renzik Arms LLC
109 W Buckeye ST
Clyde, OH 43410
m_muzik@hotmail.com 419-603-0515
Our CCW class is $100 per person. If you bring a friend the cost is $80 per person. Courses are scheduled for 12 hours, lunch will be provided.

Dennis VanWey Kern Center- Terra Community College
2830 Napoleon Road
Fremont, Oh 43420
apochatko01@terra.edu 419-559-2205
The Kern Center at Terra Community College will be sponsoring an
Ohio CCW class. One OPOTC firearms Instructor and one NRA firearms instructor
will teach the class. Cost $110. Class to be held in 3 sessions (all must be
attended). There will be two classroom sessions on campus (no guns to be brought
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Ken Davis Valley Outdoor Gear
708 Fairground Rd.
Lucasville, Oh 45648
cwo5davis@hotmail.com 740-259-4917
NRA Basic Pistol Course, $85.00 fee includes ammunition.

Kevin Dingus Three D Outfitters,Inc
8508A Ohio River Rd
Wheelersburg, Oh 45694
ksdingus74@gmail.com 740-574-4868

Mark Moore B-SAFE
2019 Scioto Trail
Portsmouth, OH 45662
Buckeyethunder@yahoo.com 740-876-4504
Over 30 years firearms experience, USMC retired, Federal law enforcement retired

Tiffiny Porter Porter Firearms
9105 Ohio River Road
Wheelersburg, Oh 45694
portersfirearms@frontier.com 740-574-8185
We offer one or two day classes. Please call for more information.

Rebecca and Ralph Scott Lock Stock & Barrel Gun Shop
3838 Rhodes Av
Portsmouth, Oh 45662
Shop@GunsUSA.Biz www.GunsUSA.Biz
740-464-8994 740-456-6700
NRA certified Training Counselors and Instructors have conducted Ohio CHL courses since 4/04 weekly, training over 3500 persons thus far. Classes accomplished in one day at LSB in Portsmouth. Classes kept to a maximum of 10. Specializing in safety, competency and real world training. Don’t be misled by cheaper and shorter courses. Firearms available. Cost $100, we supply everything or $75 customer supplied firearm and ammo. Major c.c.’s accepted. Utah CCW also available. For information visit www.LockStockBarrelGunShop.com or call 740-456-6700 10am to 6pm Tuesday thru Saturday.

Matthew Muzik Renzik Arms LLC
1269 E Maple ST
Clyde, OH 43410
m_muzik@renzikarms.com 419-603-0515
Our CCW class is $100 per person. If you bring a friend the cost
is $80 per person. Courses are scheduled for 12 hours; you must register on line
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Scott A. Hofacker S&S Firearms Training
3188 Stuart Rd.
Fostoria, OH 44830
Email: SSFirearmsTraining@gmail.com Phone: 419-619-7439
Website:www.S-SFirearmsTraining.com This NRA course meets and exceeds The State of Ohio requirements to
obtain your Ohio Concealed Carry License. Course is taught by two
instructors with retired law enforcement and military backgrounds.
Course is taught in a professional classroom environment and features
a private range facility. Class fee is $120 per person or we offer a
discount rate of $95 per person for any 2 or more that register and
take the class together. A $25 deposit is required to reserve your
seat. Our class also includes lunch and refreshments. See website for
hotel discount and promo code.
*S&S Firearms Training Instructors are Certified in various areas of
firearms and tactics and are fully insured.*

Tiffin, Oh 44883
frasure_steve@yahoo.com 567-201-4464
Basic Pistol & Personal Protection in the home. Call now for available dates to qualify for your Ohio CCW.

Dean Henry Covenant Holdings, LLC
315 West Woodmere Drive
Tiffin, OH 44883
deanhenry@bright.net 419-448-4575
Chief Trainer is an Ohio attorney, NRA Certified Instructor and experienced shooter. Classes are small in size and allow for one-on-one range instruction. I work very well with first time/inexperienced shooters. Range and live-fire exercises are conducted indoors, allowing for practice in low-light conditions. This one-day, 12 hour class exceeds Ohio Concealed Handgun License training requirements. Preregistration is required.

Don Mason Excel Defense
308 Emma Street
Bettsville, Oh 44815
kick_1@verizon.net 419-967-0192
This 12 hour class will enable you to obtain your Ohio concealed handgun license. The fee for this course is only $75.00 per person ($25.00 deposit and $50.00 day of course) This course far exceeds the minimum requirements mandated by the State of Ohio. Class size is limited and seats tend to fill up quickly.
If you or someone you know has been thinking about getting a CCW permit, now is the time. We offer the premier CCW/CHL class at the best price in the area. Email me or click on our link for more information or to sign up.

Matthew Muzik Renzik Arms LLC
6676 cr 34
Green Springs, OH 44836
m_muzik@hotmail.com 419-603-0515
Our CCW class is $100 per person. If you bring a friend the cost
is $80 per person. Courses are scheduled for 12 hours; you must register on line
to attend this class. A $50 nonrefundable deposit is required due to
cancellations. Please go to www.renzikarms.com to see upcoming classes and to
register. Thank you and look forward to working with you.

Kent D. Nord Locked 'N Loaded, LLC
31 S. Washington Street
Tiffin, OH 44883
knordaal@sbcglobal.net 419-618-1552
This class exceeds the minimum 12 hour training requirements of the Ohio Revised Code. Kent D. Nord is an NRA Certified Instructor in Basic Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, and Home Firearm Safety. Mr. Nord has been a licensed attorney in the State of Ohio for over 16 years. Class participants will complete the NRA Basic Pistol class and will receive additional training on concealed carry/self-defense techniques. In addition, the class will spend at least two hours at a private range receiving individual instruction on proper and safe shooting and draw techniques. Each class is limited to the first twelve participants. For more information please visit our website at www.lockednloaded.org

Craig Robbins C & S Firearms Training
robbins@bright.net 419-619-0686
Concealed Carry Weapons Training Course
Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (OPOTA) Certified Instructors. Exceeds HB12 requirements. Certified Instructors have over 40 years of shooting experience & are current full-time law enforcement officers. We've taught this course since the law passed in 2004, that's longer than anyone we know of in Seneca County. This is the only shooting and moving course in the area. We’ve trained 100’ s of citizens including men, women, elderly, disabled & from almost every profession including doctors, teachers & lawyers. We teach experienced and novice shooters. You won't be shooting at a paper plate at 15 or 20 feet and get a certificate. We'll show you how to move to cover, room to room, shoot on the move, forward & backward & more. Classes are held at the;
Tiffin Izaak Walton League , 3570 N CR 33,Tiffin, Ohio , 8:00am - 8:00am
Call 419-619-0686 or stop by the Mountain Man Trading Post ,1741 S SR 53 ,Tiffin, Ohio
419-448-4255 Fee $75
Includes copy of State Handbook, Certificate & a wealth of information from men who carry a firearm almost everyday of the week for self defense and defense of others.

John C Weslow Safety Promises
3480 N. St. Rt. 53
Tiffin, Oh 44883
wesjohnlow@gmail.com 419-448-4882
Experienced instructor, teaching basic handgun as well as
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Adam Christian Heritage Rights, LLC
113 Foster Ave.
Sidney, Oh 45365
heritagerights@woh.rr.com 937-489-9483
Also visit us on facebook at www.facebook.com/heritagerightsllc

Jerry Brock/Dean Sharp Safe Handgun, LLC
4361 Dawson Road
Houston, OH 45333
safehandgun@gmail.com 937-498-9662
2 day Ohio Concealed Carry Course. Classroom and range on premises. Three NRA certified instructors. Call for class dates and times or email us.

Mark D Henman TActical Solutions Firearms
19110 Dingman Slagle Rd
Sidney, OH 45365
henman@watchtv.net 937-726-3374
Certified Police Instructors with over 25 years of Law Enforcement and SWAT experience. Our course is not just putting rounds on the paper, it involves Tactical shooting and CQB

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All Ohio CCW PO Box 7581
Akron, Oh 44306
BeSafe@NRACertified.com 330-548-2092
We teach Beginner, Novice and Advanced Firearms and Personal Protection.
Licensed and NRA Certified Instructors with more than 30 years experience. We focus on PROPER Training, Safety and Education. You may find another class, but you won't find a better class. If you are new to firearms we are here to prepare you, not scare you. We teach many firearm disciplines. Men, and WOMEN from all over OHIO take our course. Our "Range" class time is Superior to most. Call and ask us why!! Group and Private classes are available and we Travel all over Ohio to meet special and/or specific needs. Be Blest and Be Safe!
Pastor Rick Call us TODAY! (330) 548-2092

Brian Anderson Midwest Firearms academy
3924 Darlington Ave NW
Canton, Oh 44708
midwestfirearms@neo.rr.com 330-265-1940
NRA Certified instructor offers an NRA Basic Pistol course. One day course. 10 hour class at Gander Mountain, 2 hr range at local range immediately following class. Meets Ohio concealed carry weapons(ccw)requirements.

Buckeye Training Academy 2215 6th Street SW
Canton, OH 44706
12-hour CCW classes held in our indoor facility.

Casey Evans EGA Safety & Security
Canton, OH 44711
caseycntn@aol.com 330-754-5114
NRA Basic Pistol Course, meets OH CCW requirements.

Daniel Brawnstone Security
4911 Whipple Ave
Canton,Oh 44718
students@ohioccwacademy.com 330-800-9006
Our team consists of Police Officers & Tactical Force
Specialists - If you want the Best Training for CCW - BodyGuarding , Executive Protection or Security Skills. Call Us - We Train for Life!

Rob Dillon Dillon's CCW Training
PO Box 252
East Sparta, Oh 44626
rb_dlln@yahoo.com 330-324-4995
Call for class times

Matthew Fonte Crystal Park Firearms & Tactical
1220 30th St NW
Canton, Ohio 44709
cphardwareandfirearms@yahoo.com 330-493-0330
NRA Basic Pistol / Ohio CCW class training is now being offered
by Crystal Park Firearms! Class meets requirements of the state of Ohio for
obtaining your CCW. $95 per person. Group rates available. Class is held in a
nice residential setting making for an enjoyable and comfortable experience.
Lunch is provided. Payment due upon registration.

Frank Karl Greenport Tactical Association
5169 Greenport Ave SE
Canton, OH 44707
bhpgirl@yahoo.com gta.diablops.com
Exceeds state requirements

Phillip Lane 556 S. Sawburg Ave.
Alliance, OH 44601
walnutplantation@att.net 330-823-8766
CCW classes offered by a NRA Certified Instructor. These classes are a one day class. Class size is limited to six people. Lunch is included in the price for groups of five or six people. It is set in a residential setting. The payment of $100 is due in advance of the class.

Ken Loftis Kens Concealed Carry Class
2365 Haut St SW
E.Sparta ,OH 44626
lazbuffalo@hughes.net 330 484 0045
Kens Concealed Carry Class
Class available for weekends call for details

Carl A. Moore, III Alliance Maritime & Safety
P O Box 3511
Alliance, OH 44601
captcam3@yahoo.com 330-823-1024
Concealed Carry Course, Advanced and Instructor Courses

George Rothenstein G.A.R. Training, Inc.
320 Cleveland Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44702
georothenstein@gmail.com 330.440.2791
CCW Training-CCW Law-Self Defense. Public & Private classes available. Your place or mine. Hands on training, not all book work. Very safety oriented. Specializing in teaching the proper techniques & attitude for keeping you and your family safe. Extra class or range time if needed. Your will leave my class prepared & confident! References available upon request.

Matt Schaefer Tactical Defense Training Inc
PO Box 471
Louisville, Oh 44641
mschaefer@tacticaldefensetraining.com 877-248-2466
CCW, defensive handgun and shotgun courses taught by experienced certified law enforcement firearms instructors.

John Viol Battleground
4205 Hills and Dales Rd. NW
Canton, OH 44708
sfmsi@yahoo.com 330-492-9100
NRA Certified Instructors and courses for pre and post Ohio CCW training.

Joe Weyer Weyer Tactical
11970 N. Union Ave
Alliance, Oh 44601
weyertactical@gmail.com 330-829-2965
OPOTA & NRA certified instructors. 12 hour class held 4-5 times a month. $65.00 (no hidden costs). Guns, ammunition, application photo, pop, coffee, water, & doughnuts included.

Dave White Dave's Pistols
3424 Pine St. NW
Uniontown, Oh 44685
davew7867@yahoo.com 330-418-0780
CCW classes run by an NRA Certified instructor and Armed forces veteran. $60.00 fee includes Range time Coffee ,and Pop. Class is 12 hours to meet requirements of State of Ohio.

Don Witmer Kennard's Emporium
125 North Erie Street
Massillon, OH 44646
kennards_emporium@hotmail.com 330-833-2882
$60.00 pp - sign up at Kennard's Emporium

Wohlwends Bird Farm 10905 Lawndell Rd. SW
Navarre, OH 44662
birdguy@173rdairborne.com 330-767-3597
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Larry Boyd Armedresponse45
11437 Chamberlain Road
Mantua, Oh 44255
Armedresponse45@yahoo.com 330 631-6303
Areas leading handgun training center. One day CCW classes, defensive pistol classes. We offer one on one firearm training for people of all ages. We have the areas only women only shooting league. A Girl and a Gun. They are a national girl only shooting group. We also offer gun rentals. We also offer NRA memberships and Golden, a gun owners insurance program. Please call for more information or group rates.

All Ohio CCW BeSafe@NRACertified.com 330-548-2092
We teach Beginner, Novice and Advanced Firearms and Personal Protection.
We are Licensed and Certified NRA and OPOTA Trained Instructors with more than 30 years experience. We focus on PROPER Training, Safety and Education. You can find another class, but you won't find a better class. We set standards others try to follow. If you are new to firearms we are here to prepare you, not scare you. If you are experienced, we will take you to another level. We teach many Firearm disciplines, Pistol, Rifle (AR), Shotgun etc. Men, and WOMEN from all over OHIO come to take our course. Our "Range" class time is Superior to most. Call and ask us why!! Group and Private classes are available and we also Travel all over Ohio to meet special and/or specific needs. Ever shoot on the Move or at Moving targets? You will with us! VISIT OUR WEB SITE!
Be Blest and Be Safe!
Pastor Rick Call or us TODAY! (330) 548-2092

Akron, OH 44319
I teach ccw classes and advance firearms classes .

David Conner,Lynn Freshly Defensive Training Concepts
PO Box 144
Barberton, Oh 44203
Professional training by experienced law enforcement and former military instructors in Ohio's CCW requirements.

Rick Cottrell All American Firearms Training
P.O. Box 19093
Akron, Oh 44319
ricksccw@hotmail.com 330-329-6756
Training taught by combat veteran; who is a retired U.S. Army Airborne Infantry Sergeant Major. Instructor excels at making first-time shooters feel at ease with handguns and shooting.
Concealed Carry Law instruction meets training requirements for Ohio CCW license. Course certification is valid in 38 states. Class is a 12 hour course; ten (10) hours of classroom instruction and two (2) hours of range shooting as required by Ohio Law.

Mark Fischer Home Defense Institute
PO Box 931
Lakemore, OH 44250
homedefenseinst@gmail.com 330-958-4445
Private and semi-private classes. Days or evenings. Your location or mine.

J.Guest Tactical Defense Training Inc.
2215 6th St SW
Canton,Oh 44706
jguest@tacticaldefensetraining.com 330-970-9775

Ohio Gunsight Bryon Little/Rick Stein
Ohio Gunsight
632 Canton Road (Rt 91)
Akron, OH 44312
esotericwarrior@aol.com 330-784-3422
NRA certified instructors with over 30 years experience. This is a 12 hour course toward applying for your Ohio Concealed Carry permit. Lunch is provided by us, class includes 2 hours shooting range time. Please see our website concealedcarryohio.com for details.

Robert L Gurney 2055 S. Gregg Road, Apt. E
Akron, OH 44319
n8rlg@portcars.org 330-607-3833
NRA Certified Instructor - Disciplines taught: Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun and Personal Protection Inside and Outside the Home. NRA Certified Range Safety Officer. Specializing in small class instruction in your home, office, place of worship or club. Flexible scheduling to meet your training requirements. Private instruction available. Please call for pricing and scheduling availability. Be Safe!

D&D Firearms Instructors LLC 3101 Snowgoose Lane
Akron, OH 44319
dclevenger@neo.rr.com 330-715-5993
CCW classes at Pro Gun in Cuyahoga Falls, OH.

Kyle R. Hudson Veteran, US Air Force
2094 Willowdale Dr
Stow, OH 44224
kylerhudson@gmail.com 330-949-7604
CCW classes, for groups or individuals.

Bill Holcomb Three Tango Firearms Academy
2695 Creekside Dr.
Twinsburg, OH 44087
info@threetango.com 440-836-3403
CCW / Basic & Advanced Pistol courses.

CCW CLASS $75.00
CALL 330-784-9992

Kevin Ivey IVS Firearms
Akron, Oh 44306
ivsfirearms@att.net 330-283-9786
I teach both Ohio & Utah. I was the second Utah firearms instructor in the state of Ohio licensed by the state of Utah BCI to teach. I travel all over Ohio & Pennsylvania to teach this class. If you are interested in having this class taught in your area, or for your private group, or as an addition to your Ohio CCW class, contact me to make arrangements.

Frank Karl Greenport Tactical
416 Catawba Ave
Akron, OH 44301
bhpgirl@yahoo.com 330-773-8330
Exceeds state requirements

John Michaels I Train CCW
jmic44240@hotmail.com 330-431-1718
Ohio CCW class. Ten hours of classroom and two hours of range time. Can be scheduled to fit your time constraints. Private group training available. One on one coaching also available.

David Miller Minor Rd.
Copley, Oh 44321
thebluesman232@gmail.com One-day class, exceeds requirements for Ohio CHL. Class is held
outdoors in private pavilion, private outdoor range. Coffee, soft drinks, pizza
lunch and dinnertime snacks provided. Bring your own pistol, 100 rds. ammo., eye
& ear protection. Class size limited to 16. Pre-registration required - call or
e-mail for directions.

LeVon R. Morefield L&A Firearms Instructors
1202 Arnold Ave
Akron, Oh 44305
lrm25@zips.uakron.edu 614-432-7410
We offer training to any level of experience. Be prepared, not scared.

John M. Paulett UTD center
210 S. Lyman St.
Wadsworth, OH 44281
john@UTDcenter.com 330-714-3821
The Urban Tactical Defense center in Wadsworth offers CCW classes, defensive firearms, advanced firearms training, Scenario tactics, hand to hand and modern weapons. All of our instructors are ex military or law enforcement including a Retired swat team leader and a world renowned martial artist who has trained the U.S. Marines and had contracts with homeland defense. No matter what level you are in your training we can help you. We teach people how to protect themselves in real life situations.

David J. Seidwitz Americas Ultimate Defense
641 Charles Avenue
Barberton, OH 44203
coltman711@yahoo.com 330.631.1531
NRA and law enforcement certified instructors. 12 hour course spanning a 2 days. An attorney will be present to explain Ohio laws and answer questions. Maximum of 24 pupils per course. Various scenarios will be demonstrated and taught (simulated night fire, moving targets, point shoot etc.) various handguns of various calibers will be available for your use

Frederick Simonik Clinton, Oh 44216
registration@2atrainingsupply.com 330-696-2836
We offer a 2 day class, 4 day morning class, 4 day afternoon class, and a 4 day evening class

Sgt Glen H Workman Jr Workman Firearms Training & Safety Classes
614 W Tuscarawas Ave
Barberton, Oh 44203
info@workmanfirearms.com 330-703-5131
NRA Certified U.S. Marine Corps Instructors. CCW classes to fit your schedule

Josh Scalia Ohio Protection LLC
josh@ohioprotection.com 330-618-8838
Ohio Protection is a firearm safety/training facility catering to the general public. We specialize in Ohio CCW classes ($90.00). We are located in Akron at a safe and professional facility. Please visit our site for scheduling and more info; www.ohioprotection.com

Steven D. Smith Liberator Strategic Services
265 Casterton Ave
Akron, OH 44303
smith2844@att.net 330-328-5560
NRA Certified, classes and range time held at KC's Pistol, Rifle Club located between Akron and Massillon.

Mildred Spencer Mildred's Pistol Class
Barberton, Oh 44203
mildred4h@yahoo.com 330 760 5999
CCW classes available, also NRA First Steps for new shooters.


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Michael D.Clendenin Warren Shooting Range LLC
1832 West Market Street
Warren, Oh 44485
warrenshootingrange@yahoo.com 330-399-4867
CCW classes are held once a month (12 hour course) over 2 days (saturday and sunday) call for dates and availability. 10 years experience teaching certified home safety and certified pistol courses. We have an indoor shooting range for your convenience.

Varg Freeborn One Life Defense, LLC
Vienna, Ohio 44473
Trumbull County
mail@onelifedefense.com 330-980-5883
One Life Defense, LLC offers high-quality Concealed Carry, Advanced Defensive Pistol, Defensive Shotgun and Reloading Courses. Fully-insured and taught by OPOTA and NRA certified instructors in our private classroom and on our private firing range facilities. Our Concealed Carry Course is a true, self-defense firearms safety course and includes an intro to our Lethal Force Mindset curriculum. Classes held nearly every week. Discounts available.

Michael P. Fuchilla Fuchilla CCW Service
7400 Highland Ave. SW
Warren, OH 44481
shadowkitcorp@aol.com 330-540-9985
One day classes to accommodate busy schedules & allow for family time! We come directly to you to do the class at your location and convenience, usually schedule clasees on Sats. or Suns. Contact me for cost and more information!

Pam Karousis NRA Training
3010 State Rt. 5
Cortland, OH 44410
Pamsnails@aol.com 330-638-6245 or 330-720-1110
Concealed Carry Classes are offered on Saturdays. Other days are available for groups of 4 or more students. Please contact me for more information on the classes.

Eric Lytle Trumbull Defense
6793 Youngstown Kingsville Road
Farmdale, Ohio 44417
trumbulldefense@gmail.com www.trumbulldefense.com
OHIO CCW classes available. NRA certified Instructor. Cost $90.00 per student. I can schedule a private class evenings and weekends for groups of 5 or more students. One day (12hrs) classes are scheduled once per month at the Cortland Moose Lodge #1012. Please contact me for more information and schedule. Individual basic pistol training, NRA "Refuse to be a Victim" seminars as well as Utah Non-resident CFP classes are also available

Joe Matyas Top Choice
Gander Mountain
Niles, Oh 44446
jmatyas@neo.rr.com 330-219-5738
Both weekday and weekend classes available.38 years teaching experience with hundreds of students trained. Must pre-register.

Butch Mealy Butch Mealy & Mike Currington
3508 Cadwallader Sonk Road
Cortland, Oh 44410
lt1z28c@yahoo.com 330-518-0507
CCW Courses, Firearms Training, Advanced Firearms Training

Joshua Petrusko Concealed Carry Professionals
Youngstown, Oh 44425
Joshccw@aol.com 330-207-2454
Classes are Held weekly. $85.00 per person

Gary E. Rotuna Gary's Guns
681 Bedford Rd. SE
Brookfield, OH 44403
gunrunner1209@aol.com 330-448-4219
Small personal class offering one on one instuction. 2 experienced instructors. (Male & Female)

Michael Scharba Interstate Firearms Training
PO Box 39
Masury, OH 44438
mike@handgunccw.com 330.502.3707
ohio ccw course / first step / personal protection in the home / eddie eagle / home firearm safety.

Joe Schoolcraft-Burkey United Veterans of America-OH#7
717 Belmont Avenue
Niles, OH 44446
TopSgtJoe@yahoo.com 330-766-1138
12 hour class meets the requirement for CCW license in Ohio.
Classes every month on second WEDS, THURS and FRI from 6-10pm for 3 evenings at
a cost of only $90 per student or $170 for couples. Fee includes qualifying
ammunition, use of target pistols and two hours indoor range time.
Taught by 3 NRA-certified instructors.

Jerry Usselman 5033 N Park Ave
Warren, OH 44481
jerry@myohioccw.com 330.540.7330
SEE JERRY TO CARRY 2 Instructors with 25 years of experience between them

Michelle and Tom Welch Addirondack Firearms and Training
2835 Weir Rd NE
Warren , Oh 44483
tom@afthome 330-766-2452 or 5540
Retired military and x-police officer from NY. My wife is in
martial arts. We both are NRA certified Instructors and teach Basic pistol and
advanced classes. We teach some of the advanced at no extra cost .
We show weapon retention and what to do in the case you do not have time to draw your weapon.
Cost $100.00 Vets get a 20% discount. We also do recertification. We also have our
FFL for students to purchase weapons at a discount.

Brian "Gunny" Zins Gunny Zins Ammo
1728 Oak Street
Girard, Ohio 44420
brian@gunnyzinsammo.com 847-714-4948
Offering concealed carry license training as well as pistol
shooting enrichment classes. So if you need your ccw training or just want to
learn how to shoot better call the Gunny.
Brian "Gunny" Zins is a retired Marine Gunnery Sergeant, former National Manager
of Pistol Programs fo rthe NRA Competitive Shooting Division, Ant-Somali Piracy
Independent Security Contractor and the only 10 Time NRA National Pistol
Champion in conventional pistol shooting. Gunny was also the 1st runner-up on
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Gary Bales Park Valley Productions
7634 SR 800 SE
Uhrichsville, OH 44683
onpointpersonalprotection@gmail.com 330-827-9166
Teaches students the required CHL curriculum as well Ohio laws.
Students will learn how to draw and holster their firearms or use firearms provided by instructors. This course is one of the most hands-on courses offered in Ohio.

Brent Gribble B&T Firearms, LLC
123 2nd Street SW
Strasburg, OH 44680
ccw-training@btfirearms.com 330-407-5391
1 or 2 day classes. $75 per person. $25 down balance due first day of class. You must provide firearm, ammo, eye and ear protection.

Eric Heller Heller CCW
Tuscarawas, OH 44682
ccwheller@gmail.com 330-828-1CCW
Class has three segments meeting Ohio's requirements - Classroom segment covering Pistol basics and safety ( Price includes pizza lunch) 2. CCW segment covering Ohio's CCW laws, Pamphlet, and related CCW issues and 3. A practical segment on the range. We do remedial training if you have difficulty. Owner/Lead is a certified instructor in Firearms, First Aid/CPR/AED, ALICE training and a Chief Range Officer. Cost is $100. Check our website to see why you should choose instructors.

Kimberly Hobart Hobart's CCW Training, llc
132 4th Street SE
New Philadephia, OH 44663
hobartsccw@yahoo.com 330-206-5802
Comprehensive 12-hour course with NRA certified instructors.

Jennifer Horner JP's 2nd Amendment
137 Sandy Dr SE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
jhorner13@yahoo.com 330-432-3812
1 day 12 hours all materials, lunch, and supper provided

Brian A. Kostelnik 1870 Brightwood Rd SE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
Basic Pistol, Rifle, and Range Safety

Hombre Liggett Liggett CCW Training
4210 Broad Run Dairy Rd. NW
Dover, OH 44622
hombre@myccw.net 330-260-6819

Brandon McCray Tactical Defense Training Inc.
2215 6th St Sw, Suite B
Canton, OH 44706
bmccray@tacticaldefensetraining.com 877-248-2466
CCW, defensive handgun, tactical handgun, tactical shotgun, tactical rifle and defensive tactics instructed by experienced OPOTA and NRA certified law enforcement officers.

Janice M. Norton 340 N Bodmer ave.
Strasburg, OH 44680
janicemnorton@twc.com 330-495-1321
Classes available on weekends.

Michael Repp 7376 French Hill Rd NW
Dover, OH 44622
repuchki@yahoo.com Just a fun concealed carry class

Robert Tingler Ting's
4792 New Cumberland RD.
Mineral City, OH 44656
tingler55@RoadRunner.com 330-343-3806

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Retired Chief Tim Bostic topshotsofohio.com
209 W. Bigelow
Plain City, Oh
buckeyeguy142@yahoo.com 937-215-4770
Taught by Law Enforcement with over 30 years experience, visit our website to register, classes held monthly.

Timothy A. Dettra Richwood Gun & Game Club
19200 Turner Rd.
Richwood, Oh 43344
tadettra@verizon.net 740-382-9709
Two day class. Registration for this course is necessary and the course fee of $75.00 is required at time of registration. Note that the class is limited to the first 25 registrants.
If interested in Qualifying for your Ohio License to Carry a Concealed Handgun

Mike Kemmer Richwood Gun and Game Club
19200 Turner Rd
Richwood, Ohio
m4382@yahoo.com www.Richwoodgunandgame.com
Group instruction in clubhouse setting.

Reisa Kersting Top Dog Firearms Training Center
108 S. Main
Marysville, OH 43040
training@topdogfirearms.com 614-961-7461
Offering Ohio CCW Classes, Refuse to be a Victim, Ohio Hunting
License, NRA Rifle & Shotgun along with advanced NRA hunting instruction.
Offering multiple discounts call for class dates and discount info.

John W. Lydic Richwood Gun & Game Club
19200 Turner Rd.
Richwood, OH 43344
nrainstructor@lydic.org 937-358-2282
Two day class. Registration for this course is necessary and the course fee of $100.00 is required at time of registration. Note that the class is limited to the first 25 registrants

Cliff McGurk Bear Arms Ohio
578 Glenside Lane
Powell, OH 43065
Training@BearArmsOhio.com 614-570-1670
NRA Certified Instructor: Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, Muzzleloading Rifle
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer, Boy Scouts of America Rangemaster
We offer classes in the disciplines above, as well as Ohio CCW classes. Classes are taught out of the Logan County Fish and Game Club in Bellefontaine, OH.
We supply firearms and ammunition for the use of our students during our classes. Bring your own gun if you have one, if not - use one of ours!


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Curtis Eberle Van Wert, OH 45891
ppsdad@gmail.com, 419.203.1012


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Edward Doles Tactical Target
36777 Fairview Rd
Ray, Oh 45672
Edward.Doles@tacticalTarget.org 740-649-3268
12 hour CHL course, Start time 8:00am Snacks and Lunch included


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Advanced Shooting Warren City, OH 45040
info@advancedshooting.com 513-549-4045
Provides Ohio concealed carry training.

Kevin Austin Personal CCW
personalccw@gmail.com 513-322-2950
Be Safe and Know the Law. That is our motto. We offer small group training with a personal touch. You will not get intimidated or bored to death listening to instructors talk on and on about gun types or his days in the military - we talk about the law and safe gun handling. Too many CCW classes just throw up some you-tube videos, take your money and send you on your way. Not us. We want trained and knowledgable folks carrying CCW permits. Serving southwestern Ohio.

Gary L. Barnard American Freedom
4655 Pennyroyal Road
Franklin, Ohio 45005
gbarnard11@yahoo.com AFconcealedcarry@yahoo.com

Monthly NRA Basic Pistol one day classes held on Sunday's, at 4655 Pennyroyal Road, Franklin, Ohio. The price is $80 per student. Additional NRA First Steps 3 hour class for Florida nonresident license held on Saturday's (call for location). NOTE that this class is good for Florida & Florida ONLY. The price is $50 per student. Special classes can be held for groups, at their location, and can be set up for any day of the week.

David Bentley DB Firearm & Defense Training
Carlisle, Oh 45005
dbtraining@yahoo.com 937-694-7277
1 day classes, $80 per person, $150 per couple. See website for details.--

Ralph Campbell ccw classes
2352 Stubbsmill rd
Lebanon,Ohio 45036
rcjc73@roadrunner.com 513-509-3659
Classes are one day 7:30 to 7:30, Breakfast and lunch provided

Shannon Campbell Campbells Firearms Training
1557 E St Rt 73
Waynesville, Oh 45068
gunclass@yahoo.com 937-367-4036
7 years serving people and over 400 classes completed. Referral
base is well. Our passion to inform safety and Ohio Law is well worth the experience

Tom Choate 255 Millard Drive
Franklin, Oh 45005
grimesy62@earthlink.net (937) 830-6217
NRA Basic Pistol Class (Expanded) 12 hours including 2hour of live range fire.

Dan Colvin Dayton CCW
851 Commerce Center Dr.
Franklin, OH 45005
danc@daytonccw.com 937-486-4229
One day CCW class taught by NRA Certified Instructor, NRA Basic pistol course plus. Our instructors specialize in CCW, and personal defense. Your 12 hours need not be boring or expensive. We provide the highest quality CCW class in Ohio. Get the required training for your Ohio Concealed carry and enjoy it, if you don’t have a gun or have never shot before, no problem use ours.

George "Chris" Dix Freedom Arms USA
230 Foliage Lane
Springboro, OH45066
freedomarmsammo@gmail.com 937-985-2820
Holding classes for Ohio Conceal Carry, Personal Protection Inside and Outside the Home as well as Advanced Pistol Classes. All instructors are NRA Certified and/or Law Enforcement. Small classes allow for individual attention to all. Special "Ladies Only" and "First Time Gun Owner Safety and Operation Classes". We will prepare you as a beginner, or take you to a new level in our advance classes. Private classes also available.

Beth Grote 3461 Trovillo Road
Morrow, OH 45152
safetyfirstandlast@gmail.com 513-594-1654
Ladies, are you looking for a female-friendly CCW class? NRA Certified Basic Pistol Instructor. Saturday classes available and private CCW classes available weekdays. Also NRA Certified Refuse To Be A Victim Instructor.

Deadwood Guns and Ammo 200 Industry Drive
Carlisle, Oh 45005
training@deadwoodgunsandammo.com 937-550-0084
Based on the approved NRA Pistol class, expanded to meet the requirements of HB12, Ohio's concealed carry law. See website for details.

Rodney E Knight 201 Deer Trail
Springboro, OH 45066
retiredyoung2havefun@yahoo.com 937.684.3115

Michael Kuntz 328 Pimlico Ct.
Lebanon, OH 45036
mike@mikekuntz.com 513-932-1746
Teaching classes in Maineville and Oregonia the second Saturday of the month.

Jim Lentz Close Combat Solutions
730 Reading Rd
Mason, Oh 45040
Jim@closecombatsolutions.com 513 227-6744
Ohio CCW course
Montana Armory Training Mason, OH 45040
jacklevy@fuse.net 513-519-9363
Basic pistol for Ohio or Florida CCW, rifle , shotgun, personal protection in the home. NRA certified instructor.

Raymond Diss Diss Ohio Training llc.
10399 Schlottman Rd.
Loveland, Oh 45140
disstraining@fuse.net 513-683-4267
Hand gun training for concealed carry

Chet Palumbo SW Ohio Concealed Carry
20 Gregg Ct
Springboro, OH 45066
chetpalumbo@gmail.com 910-617-5091
Certified NRA instructor and licensed Ohio Attorney offering the Ohio Concealed Carry course. Cost is $75. For info on next available class contact me by phone or email.

Todd Peters Protected Citizen
5428 Gilmour Road
Morrow, Oh 45152
Protectedcitizen@yahoo.com 513-310-7701
Protect yourself! CCW, Self Defense, Home Safety and Protection Classes and much more. All classes taught by qualified instructors with law enforcement backgrounds. Safe comfortable learning environment. All skill levels welcome. Ladies only, family, and group classes available. Individualized coaching and instruction. We also offer custom classes for various groups: employee safety, youth groups, High School seniors going off to college, etc. Your confidence and safety are our goal.

Barry Rhoten Advanced Shooting
106 Hamill Ct.
Loveland, Oh 45140
Barry@Cincinnati.ccw.com 513-549-4045

Tad Stoll 8493 Crossley Rd.
Springboro, Oh 45066
tstoll.rtbav@gmail.com 937-478-2223
Ohio CCW Refuse To Be A Victim. Personal Protection In The Home.

Floyd Stulce Open Sights Training Company
8035 MorrowRossburg Rd
Morrow, Oh 45152
dale1029@yahoo.com 513-706-4277
This Basic Pistol Course covers everything you will need to obtain your CCW permit. Continental breakfast and eve. meal provided! We strive not only to provide you with a 12 hour class, but a 12 hour experience! Semper Fi

Family Safety Services Ltd. 317 Melanie Drive
Franklin, OH 45005
fss@familysafetyservices.com 513-267-6088
Ohio CHL CLASSES, Refuse To Be A Victim and home/business safety.

22three, Inc. 2 S. Broadway
Lebanon, OH 45036
wendy@22three.com 513-228-0656
CCW training in professional setting w/small class size.

Paul and Lassena von Hacker Precision Engagement Firearms
7357 Stoneham Circle
Springboro, Oh 45066
Paul@precision-engagement.com 937-499-3196
We sell firearms and conduct training. We can tailor a session for any audience.

Little Miami Tactical 308 W. Pike Street

Darrell Morgan(Jay) Morgans School of C.C.W.
Franklin, Oh45005
I have been an instructor since since the beginning of our C.C.W law.

Mark Reising Little Miami Tactical LLC
308 W. Pike St
Morrow, OH 45152
mreising@littlemiamitactical.com 513-899-4157
NRA Basic Pistol/OH CCW and all other NRA Courses and Instructor Training
1-day Ohio CCW classes. NRA pistol, rifle, shotgun.

Jamison Underwood Southwest Ohio Tactical Training, LLC.
6964 Township Line Road
Waynesville, Oh 45608
ohioccwinstructor@gmail.com 937-901-6764
We instruct the twelve hour basic CCW course and advanced firearms courses. We specialize in beginner shooters and all courses are instructed by certified law enforcement instructors.

Bill Wiggins 1221 East Foster Maineville Rd
Maineville, OH 45039
allensguns@gnail.com 513-325-4460

Richard D. Williams Concealed Hand Gun Training
1233 Castle Dr .
Mason, OH 45040
rickwilliams4906@gmail.com 513/375/1557
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Bill Carroll Rose Range and Gun Club
845 Collinc Rd.
Little Hocking, OH 45742
bill.carroll@def-tac.com 304-295-2309
The Basic Pistol class meets all requirements for Ohio, West Virginia, and other states' CCW license, and includes applications, state informational booklets, reciprocity maps, and numerous additional materials. The course is based on the NRA Basic Pistol course and the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission model concealed carry training. No experience needed. Training for Beginners, Seniors and Physically Challenged. Advanced, Marksmanship and Private instruction available. Classes can be held at your home or business to accommodate your schedule.

Donald F. Fought Def-Tac Training LLC
1422 Blennerhassett Ave
Belpre, OH 45714
foutdf@yahoo.com www.def-tac.com
For all your firearms training needs. Basic to advanced, Pistol, rifle and shotgun.

Richard B Kuhn II Def-Tac Training
Marietta, Oh 45750
Rich45750@Gmail.com 740-434-3291

Ted Offenberger Southeastern Trading Post
632 Main Street
Waterford, Oh 45786
ted@setradingpost.com 740-984-8284
Carrying Concealed Weapons Class, Ohio Hunter Education Course, Guns-Ammo-Hunting Supplies

Roger L. Richards R.L.Richards firearms Instr.
2177 Dupont Road
Parkersburg, WV 26101
County: WOOD
rogerlr@suddenlink.net 304-863-3313
Classes Saturdays and private classes daily

J. Michael Shafer Shafer Enterpises, LLC
P.O. Box 23
Whipple, OH 45788-0023
TheologicalOne@aol.com (740) 624-5070
NRA 10 hour pistol instruction with addition 2 hours of live fire exercises as required by the state of Ohio. I provide group and one-on-one courses to help individuals acquire the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to handle handguns safely.

Ira J Walker Redline Reconstruction
270 Wingrove Drive
Little Hocking, Oh 45714
irajaywalker@gmaill.com 740-525-1923
NRA certified instructor, Ira J. Walker, Has over 15 years of law enforcement experience. He has received extensive firearms training including handgun, shotgun and semi-auto rifle training. He is an experienced shooter and can help you gain the basic knowledge, skills and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely. Classes are offered to individuals or groups. These classes meet the training requirements for Carrying Concealed Weapons applications in many states. Call or email for info. 740-525-1923

Bill Wilson Wilson Concealed Carry
Belpre, Oh 45714
bwccw@yahoo.com 740-336-9848
Public and private classes available. Over 23 yrs law enforcement experience and 18 years of law enforcement special operations experience. A concealed carry class designed for real world encounters.

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Jason A. Booth Dual Action Tactics
8439 Ickes Rd. Wooster Ohio 44691
Wayne County
jbooth@dualactiontactics.com 330-201-3457
We Offer Ohio CHL(ccw), Basic Pistol, Multi Level Pistol, Basic Defensive Shotgun, PPIH, Women’s Only Training and Home Firearm Safety

Thomas J Boyer Boyer Firearms
6343 W Old Lincoln Way
Wooster, Oh 44691
CCW Training, Wooster, Ohio

Robert Clason Falcon Inv. Services, Ltd.
111 S. Buckeye Street, Suite 250
Wooster, OH 44691
pifalcon2@yahoo.com 330-263-1240
Classes now forming

Jon Via 5180 N. Geyers Chapel Rd
Smithville, OH 44677
jkvia923@yahoo.com 330-464-9990
One Day Course: Ohio CCW/NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course. Fees $50, includes Certificate and application photo. Course offered on Saturdays for 12 hours.

David Zech 3136 W.Old Lincoln Way
Wooster, OH 44691
Zecpull@sssnet.com I am a Part time instructor I do about 5 classes a year..


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Northwest Self Defense L.L.C. Instructors - Chad D. Baus and Dave Arend
Stryker/ Archbold
Ohio and Michigan Concealed Carry training. Group discounts available. Classes forming all the time. See website for class descriptions, photos and more - www.facebook.com/northwestselfdefense

William Danielson WKDAN LLC
10426 State Route 576
Montpelier, OH 43543
anviljenkins@gmail.com 419-630-5023
NRA basic pistol/ Ohio CHL

CCW Class Stryker, OH 43557
rlsisco@bright.net 419-439-3295
Complete class done indoors in one-day, 12-hour class.

Jeremy Jones Family ProtectionGroup LLC
PO Box 814
Edgerton, Oh 43517
familyprotecction4@gmail.com 419-298-2380
Real world training for everyday people! Armed self-defense/CCW, Advanced CCW, Women/girls self-defense. All class dates are posted on our website.

Jeff Lehman Bald Mountain Tactical, LLC
435 Morris Drive
Montpelier, OH 43543
twoguns31@hotmail.com (419) 485-5239
Ohio CCW and other related firearms training.

Dan McGee P.A.T.R.O.L. Systems LLC
519 E. Washington St.
Montpelier, OH 43543
dan_Mcgee@patrol-systems.com 419-485-2155
Online, self-defense, firearms/CCW/tactical

Neil Obus Safety 1st Firearms training Center
P.O. Box 282
Montpelier, Oh 43543
a5150copper@yahoo.com 760-567-2086
Certified NRA Pistol and PPitH Instructor with over 28 years Military and Law Enforcement experience now providing Firearms Training to qualify for a Oh. CCW or Michigan CPL. Other Tactical real life training is available, Our staff of instructors combine over 65 years of experience to bring you the finest training in the tri-state area. remember " Don't just be licensed... be trained"

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Joe Conley/Jim Henry JJ's Guns and Things
102 E Union
Walbridge, Oh 43465
jjsgunsthings@sbcglobal.net 419-662-8033
CCW classes for $100.00 call for details

Michael Cornell Owens Community College Center for Emergency Preparedness
30150 Tracy Road
Walbridge, OH 43465
cep@owens.edu 567-661-2411
Combat Pistol Training The Advanced Skills Handgun course is designed to teach advanced handgun manipulation skills that will enable the shooter to more effective employ his weapon in practical competition or an actual tactical environment. Using a combination of live fire and Sim-Rounds the shooter will progress through an intense hands-on-training session where you learn how to effectively use a firearm in many high stress situations.

Firearm Education & Training 10139 Sugar Ridge Road
Bowling Green, OH 43402
wjbarber@amplex.net 419-351-6703
NRA training counselor.

Dave Fournier Fournier Firearms & Training, LLC
900 W. South Boundary St. Bldg 6
Perrysburg, OH 43551
fournier.firearms@gmail.com 567-343-3420
Whether you're a firearms amateur or have been shooting for years, our course will keep you engaged and bring you up to speed on Ohio's concealed carry laws.

Brett Hannum / Isaiah Loar Bowling Green, Oh 43402
truegrittraining@yahoo.com 419-575-4058
Firearms training that completes what is required for an Ohio Concealed Carry License and more. NRA Cert. Instructors with Military and Law Enforcement experience. Indoor range facilities and great training. $125 / person. Please call for class dates and times.

6000 Wales Rd
Northwood, Oh 43619
jhenry6742@sbcglobal.net NRA/OPOTA GUN Training Class meets and exceeds all State of Ohio requirements. Send email for more information. Register soon.

3322 Douglas Rd.
Bradner Oh 43406
madox2u@aol.com 419-350-7036
NRA Certified Personal Protection, CCW and Hunter Safety

Rick Montgomery C&R Conceal Carry Class
227 West Third St
Perrysburg, OH 43551
rick.montgomery@ymail.com 419-283-4807
Many of us want to be better prepared to deal with violent and dangerous situations that threaten our lives and the security of our families. We provide the training that gives you the knowledge and confidence to lawfully protect yourself and your family using your constitutional right to bear arms.

Don Sayers Inspired Shot
P.O. Box 10111
Colton, Oh 43510
donpsayers@aol.com 419 265-2744
NRA Training Counselor. Instruction from BSA Merit Badge to
becoming an NRA Instructor yourself. Just across the river

Chris Simonds Professional Firearms Instruction
18712 N Dixie
Bowling Green, OH 43402
professionalfirearms@ambt.net 419-409-3222
1 or 2 day classes at my office or at a location of your choice for large groups. $85 per person. We now have indoor and outdoor shooting ranges for students so weather is never a factor. Call for details

Jeff Stearns Stearns Guns & Firearms Training
1747 Brandeberry Rd.
Fostoria, Oh 44830- 9719
jstearns@stearnsguns.com 419-435-5157
NRA Certified. Excellent classroom and private range. Flexible schedule. Call for group rates.


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Bob Baker 847 West Street
Carey, Oh 43316
bakerccwclasses@roadrunner.com 419-396-6863
Basic NRA Pistol course.

Herman Bucklew Jr North Central Ohio Concealed Carry Group
519 N. Seventh St.
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351
hlbjr45@yahoo.com 567-232-2395
Basic Pistol Course and Ohio Concealed Carry Affidavit.

Dean Henry Covenant Holdings, LLC
315 West Woodmere Dr.
Tiffin, OH 44883
deanhenry@bright.net 419-448-4575
Chief Trainer is an Ohio attorney, NRA Certified Instructor and
experienced shooter. Classes are small in size and allow for one-on-one range
instruction. I work very well with first time/inexperienced shooters. Range and
live-fire exercises are conducted indoors, allowing for practice in low-light
conditions. This one-day, 12 hour class exceeds Ohio Concealed Handgun License
training requirements. Class size is limited. Preregistration is required.

Charles R. Schuler 3-C gun shop
11988 T.H. 28
Carey, OH 43316
schulers@turbosurf.net N.R.A. Basic Pistol class w/shooting


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Co D E Smith PO Box 342, , 9350 Tompkins Road
Stockton, AL 36579
col.de.smith@bellsouth.net 251-937-0877

ARIZONA Doug Householder NEA Gunworks
310B N Missouri Ave
Corning, AR 72422
Clay county
neagunworks@yahoo.com 870-215-3575
CHCL class $85, re-newal class $30


Andrew Duncan Sons Of Thunder Outdoors
20 Southpointe
Searcy, AR 72143
County: white
sonsofthunderoutdoors@gmail.com 419.654.6583
Get your Arkansas CHCL (Conceal Handgun Carry License) Andrew is an NRA certified Range Safety Officer and Basic Pistol Shooting Instructor. An educator by profession his classes are relaxed in atmosphere and help educate people of current laws, regulations, and rights on carrying concealed.


Donald J Buckley III Bastiani Arms
1747 Lazelle ct
Redding, Ca 96002
County: Shasta
Ki6jgy@yahoo.com 530 605-9809
NRA Certified Instructor

Darren Harlow 5 Arrows Tactical Training
138 W. Bonita Ave. #205
San Dimas, CA 91773
County: Los Angeles
dharlow@5arrowstactical.com 909-979-1750
NRA Certified Instructor, CCW Instructor

Kenneth Scott 4523 Overend Ave
Richmond, Ca 94804
kennethscott875@gmail.com 510-932-3437


Michael Capozziello ctgunpermit.com
144 Graham St.
Stratford, Ct 06615
michael60@gmail.com 203-516-8858
NRA Basic classes, also Utah gun permit classes


Peter Callinicos Callinicos Consulting
12026 W. Virginia Pl.
Lakewood, CO 80228
goldprosp@comcast.net 303-986-4843
We offer the NRA Basic Pistol class that other class for Colorado CCW permit.

Lisa D. Cohen Fondis Firearms, LLC
PO Box 123
Kiowa, CO 80117
County: Elbert
Lisa@FondisFirearms.com 720-840-7338
NRA Basic Pistol Classes in Colorado Springs, Colorado - One day class including live fire at an indoor shooting range. We give a Military Discount. $125. Call or email for details.

Kevin Lambeth Centennial Firearms, LLC
info@centennialfirearms.com 303-917-6052
Centennial Firearms offers a variety of courses and instruction in the safe handling and use of firearms. We offer classes for the Colorado Concealed Weapons Permit (Concealed Carry) as well as shooting classes on the range. Private group, corporate and ladies only classes are available. We also offer both classroom and range refresher courses, as well as firearms consultation services.


Raul Armengol Independent Firearms Instructor
6350 SW 4 ST
Miami, Fl 33144
Miami Dade
raularmengol@gmail.com 305-778-8742
CCW Class $ 75.00
Call Raul 305-778-8742

Marcos Olivarez For Your Protection
5722 S. Flamingo Rd #166
Cooper City, Fl 33330- 3206
County: Broward
foryourprotection.oli@gmail.com 786-423-7717
Get your CCW permit in 10 days instead of 3 month, all private and group classes available. Protect your self, your family and your second Amendment.

Alecs Dean International Firearm Safety, Inc.
3835 Arlington Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Lee county
alecs@internationalfirearmsafety.com 239-357-3437
Become an NRA Certified Firearm Instructor - Instructor Workshops offered in every discipline.
We provide training seven days per week !!

Manfred Addleman M C Addleman LLC Firearms Instruction
4369 W Avenida de Golf
Milton, FL 32571
Ad_County: Santa Rosa
coyote9by9@yahoo.com 850-602-5054
Manfred "Manny" Addleman, certified NRA firearms instructor and gunsmith located in Northwest Florida. Safe gun handling involves the development of knowledge, skills and attitude.
Knowledge of the gun safety rules, the skill to apply these rules and a safety-first attitude that comes from understanding the potential dangers and acting in a responsible manner


Ralph Heath Chuck's Gun Shop
7951 South Indiana
Chicago, IL 60619
ifishhard4u@comcast.net 773.418.8620
Chucks Indoor Shooting Range
We buy-sell-trade new and used. Ammunition-Equipment

Ernie Johnson Protective Arms Training
194 1400 Ave.
Mt. Pulaski, Il 62548
localmail@frontier.com 217-299-0654
We are NRA Certified instructors offering Basic Pistol, Metallic Cartridge reloading, Fla. CCW and coming Personal Protection in the Home classes. With over 40 years experience Military, Police and NRA.


Bruce Campbell Campbell Personal Defense
Richmond, IN 47374
Bruce@campbellpersonaldefense.com www.campbellpersonaldefense.com
NRA Certified Instructor.
Ohio CCW/Utah CCW
NRA Multiple Courses


David Bentley 1211 12th PL
Kalona, IA 522457
County: Washington
bentley@kctc.net 319-930-0902
NRA Basic Pistol Course


Carrie Cox Peek-A-Pistol
carriedcox@yahoo.com 859-802-1225
Boone County
We offer a variety of courses as NRA certified instructors including CCDW for KY, OH, and FL. Check out our website for more information www.peek-a-pistol.com or call 859-802-1225

Dan Houston Personal Protection Training
7100-C Dixie Hwy
Boone county
danhouston357@aol.com 859-743-7210
We offer monthly classes for Ohio CCW,Various NRA Classes, Classes are in Florence, KY. We also offer first aid, CPR/AED classes.

Joe Kalil Defensive Handgun Training LLC
4314 Dale Williamson Road
Union, KY 41091
Boone county
jkalil1@insightbb.com 859-466-8730
www.DefensiveHandgunTraining.com: I offer a OH, FL & KY Permit Course most months. Extremely thorough course.

Jim Powers Tri State Firearms Academy
PO Box 1287
South Shore KY, 41175
jimpowersnra@windstream.net 740-961-9185
NRA Basic Pistol Course For Ohio CCW Class Call For Information

Paul Woodard Woodard Defensive Solutions
1139 Maher RD
Walton,KY 41094
PW@WoodardDefensiveSolutions.com 859-609-1550
NRA Certified Instructor, Concealed Carry, Advanced Carry, Self Defense
Glock Armorer 2 Classes/month -every month


Rick Bobinac Personal Defense Service,LLC
11942 N. Latson rd
Linden, MI 48451
rbobinac@personaldefenseservice.com 800-687-2104
We are a personal defense training company for those who refuse to be a victim. Specializing in real world scenario based firearm training with easy to apply methods. classes range from a unique non lethal civilian pepper spray training class, NRA refuse to be a victim, First Steps pistol and Personal Protection in the Home which is the training class you need to take before applying for your Michigan concealed pistol license also known as CCW, or CPL. The Michigan CCW / CPL permit is honored in Michigan and 34 other states. Your training can continue on to our advanced level pistol, shotgun and AR-15 classes with our staff of instructors.
We are constantly searching for the cutting edge firearms and force on force techniques that are proven effective and up to date to bring them to you!

Jennifer Gunderson RJG Firearms Training Academy LLC
229 N. Dexter St.
Pinckney, MI 48169
jennifer@rjgfirearmstrainingacademy.com 734-732-1259
NRA certified husband and wife instructors Rob and Jennifer
Gunderson specialize in on-location classes held in Michigan and Ohio.

Joshua Leach Declan Desense
905 Hubble ST
Monroe, MI 48161
County: MONROE
declandefense@gmail.com 734-636-0111
We offer Ohio CCW & Michigan CPL Classes.

John Winlock TJ's CCW Class
3763 Greenfield Rd
Dearborn, Mi 48120
County: Wayne
tjsccwclass@gmail.com 313-574-9952 www.facebook/tj.ccw.training.classes.com
With all the crime and violence that is growing in the United
States a lot of law abiding people is applying for their CPL (Concealed Pistol
License),If you or any of your acquaintances are interested in taking the CCW
training classes please come join my page @ TJSCCWCLASS or contact me at
313-732-3212 John. Class are held in Ohio and Michigan.


Mark Kamas Guardian Tactical Training Academy
2572 7th Ave East
North St Paul, MN 55109
mark.kamas@gmail.com 651-353-7250
This multi-state course meets all training requirements to obtain a concealed carry permit to carry a handgun in Minnesota. After the completion of this course the participants will know, and understand firearms safety, the fundamentals of handgun shooting, the correct position for firing a handgun, the correct presentation for the handgun, loading and unloading techniques, clearing malfunctions, the dynamics of ammunition, the provisions of the Minnesota laws relating to self-defense and the provisions of the Minnesota Personal Protection Act.

Dean Nelson Dalton Outdoors
516 Langen St. W.
Battle Lake, Mn 56515
dnels320170@yahoo.com 218-205-8078
Minn. ccw certified classes


Marcus Tao Defensor Firearms & Protection Training,LLC
St.louis, Mo
Marcus@defensorccw.com 314-537-0971
Basic and advanced CCW courses available. Professional range and class room
Experienced and knowledgable instructors Law enforcement & military discounts available
Firearms rental at request


Gordon Drake Tactical Edge
1120 Nawkee Drive
North Las Vegas, NV 89031
County: NV
70stang1@msn.com 702-399-5096


Hans Schaffron S & S Enterprises
Josephine Sportsmans Association
Grants Pass, OR 97526-9752
County: Josephine
hschaffron@firearmstraining4u.com 541.933.5411
We are a full service firearms instruction organization. We can also provide the necessary training for Utah.


Eddie Falcon LLC PO Box 2341
Secaucus, NJ 07096
County: Hudson
info@homedefensesite.com 862-397-9202
All NRA Disciplines, Firearms training and Home Defense


Tammy Heyne K-T Firearms
Rt. 1, Box 606
Haskell, OK 74436
theyne@windstream.net 918-697-5121
Classes 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month-call for details


Hans Schaffron S & S Enterprises
7407 Highland Ave
Grants Pass, OR 97526
hschaffron@firearmstraining4u.com 541-933-5411
Certified NRA training for all disciplines of shooting.
Certified to teach the Utah CCW class as well as the Oregon CCW permit.


Ted Landreth Shooterszone Tactical, Inc.
127 Club Circle
Greenville, SC 29611
County: Greenville
tedlandreth@shooterszone.com 864-449-4464
Florida, Ohio, South Carolina, Ohio, Utah and Wisconsin Certified Concealed Carry Courses. State Government and NRA Certified Instructors.


Jims Arms and Ammo 1020 Pineridge Lane
Clarkrange, TN 38553
jdeaver@live.com Phone: 931-863-3035


Lind Adams S.A.F.E. ( Safety accredited Firearms Education)
P.O. Box 391
New Martinsville, WV 26155
Ad_County: Wetzel / Monroe
adamslind@hotmail.com 304-455-1109
NRA Basic Handgun/Pistol Safety Course, meeting Ohio requirements for Concealed Carry License. Classes can be scheduled any day of the week to meet the needs of the group. Classes are taught in a fixed location in Monroe County Ohio or we will come to your location if it fits the needs or your particular group. Public and Private classes are available. The class can be conducted in (1) one 12 hr. day or in a 2 day session with any combination of hours totaling 12 hours in the 2 day period.

Jeff Adkins Tri State K9 Services
3320 Us Rt 60
Huntington, WV 25705
Ad_County: Lawerence
tristatek9@aol.com 304-389-5598
Firearms training facility

Chrissy Thacker Kaluger Firearm Training
12th Street
Moundsville, WV 26041
County: Marshall
Chrissythacker08@gmail.com 304-771-1067
We teach in both Ohio and WV at the club in the website listed, both indoor and outdoor ranges. We cover basic pistol and go into cc options, mindset and what to look for and how to avoid it. The class is 7/8 hours for WV residents and 12/13 hours for Ohio. We have you shoot 100 to 150 rounds of ammo to get you trained and ready to go! We are certified NRA instructors and Range Safety Officers. Call if you are interested, we have had groups come from Columbus for our training.

David MCcoy MCcoys Firearm Training
42 Lock 11 Rd
Henderson, WV 25106
County: mason
mccoysfirearmtrainig@yahoo.com 304.812.6259
Please contact me for class info or to set up a private class. You can call/text or email thanks and be safe.

Bill Carroll Def-Tac Training, LLC
4605 Carole Dr
Vienna, WV 26105
bill.carroll@def-tac.com 304-483-2397
At Def-Tac Training we specialize in Firearm Training. That� s all we do. We do not sell firearms, equipment or supplies. We can make recommendations based on our years of experience. Concealed Carry Permits No short cuts. People call these classes by different names CCW, CCP, concealed
carry etc. We offer the most complete and finest conceal carry permit classes anywhere. Our classes meet all educational requirements for Ohio,West Virginia and many other states.

H. Lee Gilliam Tactical Defense
47 single tree lane
Vienna, Wv 26105
Wood county
Lee@tacticaldefense.us 304-615-7377
Handgun permit classes for residents of West Virginia & Ohio also resident and non-resident Florida permits and certifications in 40 other states concealed carry- self defense - tactical training

Gregory Howell Backwoods guns
3322 Rt 60
Huntington, WV 25705
Ad_County: Lawrence
Gth_todd@yahoo.com 304-521-6888
OH and WV required training for CCW permit

Marc Midkiff 1617 Edgewood Drive
Huntington, WV 25701
midkiff1264@gmail.com 304-417-2187
(330) 529-4409
We hold classes to meet the student's busy schedule. All classes are $85.00 per student

Roger L. Richards R.L.Richards firearms Instr.
2177 Dupont Road
Parkersburg, WV 26101
County: WOOD
rogerlr@suddenlink.net 304-863-3313
Classes Saturdays and private classes daily

Abraham Smith Smith Tactical
4986 Wadesville Rd
Belleville, WV 26133
Ad_County: Wood
abraham.smith@smithtactical.net 304-494-5813
Firearms transfers, sales and training. CCW classes for WV, OH &
FL. NRA Certified Instructor & OIF veteran with 14 yrs of service. Located just
accross the river from Washington County, OH.

TEXAS Rick S. Riccardi Rick's Gun Shop
139 FM 196
Pattonville, Texas 75468
Ad_County: Lamar
rick@ricksgunshop.org 903-740-4867
Weekly CHL/CCW Classes. 1day-2day-evening classes available Register NOW !!!

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