Effective January 1, 2024, california concealed carry courses require 16-hour courses for new permits and 8-hour courses for renewals. 

Thank you for taking an interest in our CCW Courses! 

When you attend the course, please ensure you bring the following: 

  • Valid Driver's License with present Orange County Address

  • Handgun(s) you wish to add to your permit 

    (All handguns must be in the legal possession of the student and registered in the state, i.e., purchased in California after 1991 or declared if imported from another state) Firearms must be placed in a range bag/case/box before entering the club. 

  • Minimum of 3 magazines

  • Outside-the-waistband (OWB) or inside-the-waistband (IWB) holster. The holster must meet the following requirements:

        - Specific to the handgun (No one-size-fits-all holsters)

        - Be of sturdy construction and cover the trigger guard (No 100% leather or nylon holsters.)

        - Designed to be carried strong-side IWB/OWB or appendix IWB (For safety reasons, all other forms of carry cannot be utilized in         a group environment)

        - Must have the ability to be clipped to the belt  

  • Sturdy belt (preferably a dedicated CCW belt or gun belt)

  • Appropriate range attire (close-toe/soft-sole shoes, pants, crew-neck shirts)

  • Eye and ear protection (complimentary at the range if you don't have your own)

  • Jacket/Sweater (classroom and range can get chilly)

  • 250 rounds of ammunition 

    (Ammo for 1 firearm qualification is included. Additional ammo is purchased at the Range Desk with a 10% discount for CCW students. No outside ammunition is allowed.)

Optional but recommended gear:

  • Magazine pouch (IWB or OWB)

  • Speed-loader

For any questions, please email John -