Concealed Weapons Permit in Miami
Our Concealed Weapons Permit Class:
We understand your time is valuable and limited, therefore, we make attending our concealed weapons permit class in Miami, easy and convenient. We offer classes 7 days a week at 9:00 am.
Se ofrece el curso de portar armas en Español los Lunes a las 5:00 pm
Things To Consider When Choosing A Class
Important things to consider when choosing a concealed weapons permit class
Will the class be conducted by an actual certified firearms instructor? Our concealed weapons permit firearms instructor conducts the class in person where interaction and questions are encouraged. Our class is not just a short firearm safety video class conducted by an uncertified person.
What will I learn in the concealed weapons permit in Miami class? You will feel comfortable and confident after attending our concealed weapons permit class. Check out our About The Class page for a detailed breakdown of what you’ll learn.
Will I qualify in the gun range with a firearm and live ammunition? Yes, all students must legally qualify in the gun range with an actual firearm and live ammunition as legally mandated by the state of Florida in FS 790.06 to apply for a Florida concealed weapons permit. We don’t use BB guns, laser guns, simmunitions or blank ammunition cartridges to qualify our students, it’s not what the state of Florida legally mandates and not what our students will use for self defense.
Is there an actual permanent business establishment? Yes, we do have a permanent business establishment. 1414 NW 107 Ave Suite 406B Miami, Fl 33172
Is the firearms instructor licensed and insured?
Our firearms instructor is licensed, insured and certified to teach the Florida concealed weapons class as well as defensive pistol, shotgun and rifle.
How often and when are classes offered?
We offer our concealed weapons permit in Miami class seven days a week because your time is valuable and limited. We make attending our concealed weapons permit class convenient.
Do I need to pay for the concealed weapons permit in Miami class upfront?
No, the class is paid after the class is completed.
How much is it to attend the concealed weapons permit class?
The cost to attend our concealed weapons permit class in Miami is $100. Everything you will need to attend our CCW class will be provided for you and is included in the cost of attending the class. There are no hidden fees.
Are credit cards accepted?
Frequently Asked Questions...
FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS PERMIT IN MIAMI
When is the concealed weapons permit class offered? Our concealed weapons permit in Miami, class is offered seven days a week. Class begins at 9:00 am and you’ll be done with everything including the gun range qualification by approximately 1:00 pm.
How much does the concealed weapons permit class cost to attend? Our concealed weapons class cost is $100 to attend. In the cost, we will provide you with everything you will need to attend the class and qualify in the gun range. You just need to bring yourself and we’ll take care of all the details. The State of Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has a licensing fee of $102.00, this fee is payable directly to the state when you apply for your Florida concealed weapons permit / firearm license in their offices.
How long is the concealed weapons permit class? Our concealed weapons permit in Miami class is 4 hours long.
Are weekend concealed weapon permit in Miami classes available? Yes
Are the Firearm Instructors NRA Certified, licensed and Insured? Yes, all of our Firearm Instructors are NRA Certified, licensed and have full liability insurance.
Does your instruction facility have a gun range? Our gun range is conveniently located four blocks East of our classroom.
Do I need to own and bring a firearm? No, you will not need to own or bring a firearm to the class. We will provide you with the highest quality loaned 9mm firearms (an H&K USP or an H&K P30) and the necessary ammunition to qualify with in the gun range. We will also provide you with proper eye and hearing protections as well as the required targets.
Are the gun range fees also included in the cost of attending the concealed weapons permit in Miami class? Yes, the gun range fees are included. There are no hidden fees.
Will I need to have my fingerprints taken at the police station? No, as a courtesy, the state of Florida’s Department of Agricultures Regional Office will take your fingerprints for you electronically inside their office at no extra cost to you.
Will I need to provide my own passport photos? No, as a courtesy, the state of Florida’s Department of Agricultures Regional Office will take your passport photos for you electronically inside their office at no extra cost to you.
Will I need to have my concealed weapons permit application notarized? As a courtesy, the state of Florida’s Department of Agricultures Regional Office will notarize your concealed weapons permit application for you inside their office at no extra cost to you.
Will I need to mail out my concealed weapons permit application? No, as a courtesy, the state of Florida’s Department of Agricultures Regional Office will electronically scan and submit all of your concealed weapons permit application documents for you inside their office at no extra cost to you.
How long will it take for my permit to be issued? By submitting your concealed weapons permit application electronically and in person, the issuance of your concealed weapons permit will be greatly expedited. It typically takes four to six weeks to receive your concealed weapons permit in the mail and often even sooner.
Are there any other fees involved with the concealed weapons permit in Miami class? Only the $102 licensing fee payable directly to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. There are no other fees involved.
Do I need to pay for the class when I sign up? No, you may pay for the class upon arrival or you may pay when you sign up on line.
Do I need to sign up on line? No, You can simply give us a call and we’ll arrange everything for you over the phone.
Exactly where’s the concealed weapons permit in Miami class located? Our classroom is located: 1414 N.W. 107 Avenue Suite 406B Miami, Florida 33172 (We’re immediately across the street from International Mall in Doral) We’re also immediately right off the (826) and (836) Expressway and Florida Turnpike exits.
Can I attend the class without registering online or calling? We are by appointment only, we cannot accept walk in students. We want to make certain we can properly accommodate all our students and provide them with everything we promise to offer.
How old to I need to be to attend the concealed weapons permit in Miami class? To apply for a concealed weapons permit, you must be 21 years old. However, you may attend our class and become certified for a concealed weapons permit before the age of 21, you’ll just need to wait until your 21st birthday to apply for your permit.
What if I have an arrest record? If the arrest was traffic related or a DUI conviction not exceeding two within a 2 year period, it’s not a problem. If you have a criminal arrest, no matter how small or how long ago, even as juvenile, even if expunged, you will need to provide the state of Florida with a CERTIFIED CASE DISPOSITION for each arrest. You may apply for your permit without a certified case disposition however, it will delay the process and issuance of your permit.
Is there a test involved after the concealed weapons permit in Miami class? No, no test is required to be qualified for a Florida concealed weapons permit.
Will I need to take notes? No. However, we will provide you with pen and paper if you would like to do so.
Is there a numerical minimum qualification score when we qualify in the gun range? No, for concealed weapon permit classes, the state of Florida under the 790 statutes has stated, “the student must demonstrate the ability to discharge a firearm in a safe manner in the presence of an NRA certified or state licensed Firearms Instructor. There is no failing the firearm qualification unless the student is deemed to be unsafe in the use of firearms by the Firearms Instructor.
Can I take the concealed weapons permit in Miami class on line? No, although this is an information based class, there are too many hands on variables involved that simply make an on line class impossible. Imagine teaching and licensing someone to drive on line?
How long is a Florida concealed weapons permit valid? The Florida concealed weapons permit is valid for a period of 7 years. You will be notified with in a few months of its expiration to renew it. The renewal cost as of this date is, $65.
Do I need to apply for my permit immediately after attending the class? No, the certification you’ll be issued does not expire. You can submit the certification at any time to apply for your concealed weapons permit.
Do I need to be a U.S. permanent resident to apply for a permit? Yes, you’ll need to be a permanent U.S. resident to apply for a concealed weapons permit in Florida.
Can I apply for a permit having a work or travel visa? No, you’ll need to be a permanent U.S. resident to apply for a concealed weapons permit in Florida.
Do I need to be a Florida resident to apply for a permit? No, Florida will issue non-resident concealed weapon permits that are valid not only in Florida but in over 30 other states. Yes, you can live in another state and apply for a Florida concealed weapons permit.
How many states reciprocate (recognize and accept) the Florida concealed weapons license? As of this date, there are 34 states who reciprocate with Florida.
Can I open carry in the state of Florida? No, you may only carry a concealed weapon on or about your person provided you have a concealed weapons license. There are certain circumstances in where you can open carry… In your home, place of employment, while fishing or camping… nevertheless, use caution.
How old do I need to be to purchase a firearm in Florida? In Florida, 21 years of age for a hand gun and 18 years of age for a rifle or shotgun. However, the gun store may legally opt not to sell anyone under 21 years of age any firearm.
Can I cancel or reschedule at the last minute? Yes, since we offer class everyday and we comprehend that last minute things happen, you’re always welcome to reschedule to attend on a day that works better for you.
Can I carry a concealed weapon while I wait for my concealed weapons permit to arrive? No, in order to legally carry a concealed weapon in Florida, you must have your concealed weapons license and drivers license on your person.
Am I restricted to carry the specific firearm or kind of firearm I quailed with in the class? No, in Florida, you can legally carry any firearm provided that you can keep it concealed, “out of the plain sight of another individual”.
Does a concealed weapons license or certification from another state work to apply for a Florida license? Not always, not in most cases. Please call the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Licensing Division to inquire directly (850) 245-5691
Must I legally register my firearms? No, In Florida, firearm registration does not exist.
Do I need a license to purchase a firearm in Florida? No, to purchase a firearm in Florida, you select the firearm you want to purchase, you fill out an ATF 4473 form, you pay for the firearm and an instant background check is performed by the Federal Firearms Licensed dealer (the gun shop). Provided you pass the background check, if you do not have a concealed weapon or firearm license, you’ll need to wait 3 days or 5 days in Miami-Dade county to pick up the firearm and take it home. If you have a concealed weapon or firearm license and provided you pass the background check, you’ll be taking the firearm home that same day. If you purchase the firearm privately (from someone) there’s no waiting period or background check required. There’s also no documentation of the sale legally required although, it will be a good idea to get a bill of sale for both parties to keep (does not need to be notarized).
Are laws governing concealed weapons covered during the class? No, all firearm instructors are not attorneys and therefore cannot represent themselves as attorneys. Instruction and/or offering legal advice about the law is considered, “practicing law without a license and is a felony crime”. However, the firearms instructor does offer examples about where we can and cannot carry, imminent danger, incident assessment, situational avoidance and incident de-escalation as well as how to properly interact with law enforcement while carrying. Knowing and staying up to date with current law is every students sole responsibility.
What if I have a handicap of have special needs?
It’s not a problem, notify us ahead of time so we can accommodate you.
Are there any circumstances in where I wouldn’t be allowed to attend this class? If you’re a convicted felon who has had his civil and gun rights taken away and are not legally allowed to handle or posses firearm and/or ammunition. We do teach handicap use of firearms however, any physical limitation in where you would not be able to on your own, properly handle, load, discharge and unload a firearm in a safe manner.
If you have any questions, please give us a call and we’ll be happy to assist you (305) 282-4486
What’s included in the Cost of Our Concealed Weapons Permit Class:
There are no hidden fees, everything you’ll need to complete the class will be provided for you.
> > > A loaned 9mm firearm to qualify with in the gun range
> > > The necessary ammunition and shooting target
> > > The proper eye and hearing protection
> > > The gun range fees are also included in the cost of attending our class
There is NO DEPOSIT REQUIRED to reserve a seat to attend our concealed weapons permit class. You can reserve a seat right now and pay after completing the class on the day you attend.
We make attending our concealed weapons permit class, super easy and simple.
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How to Apply for a Florida Concealed Weapons Permit?:
During the class, we will discuss in detail how to apply for your FL concealed weapons permit / firearm license in person and electronically with the state.
After completing our concealed weapons permit class, we will issue each student a concealed weapons firearm training certification. This certification is the proof of firearm training the state of Florida will require all concealed weapon permit applicants to submit with their applications when applying.
Where Are We Located? We’re located across the street from The International Mall in Doral 1414 N.W. 107 Avenue Suite 406B Miami, Florida 33172