Be Prepared. Have a Plan. Protect yourself and those you love.


  • Developing a personal and home protection plan
  • Defensive shooting fundamentals
  • Physiological reactions to violent encounters
  • Gear Considerations
  • Why conflict avoidance is so important
  • Legal use of force
  • Violent encounters and their aftermath

Concealed Carry of Home Defense Fundamentals

*This is the Concealed Carry portion of the CCHDF course. The Home Defense portion is offered the previous week or the following week.

Completion Time:

4 Hours

Curriculum Description

Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals is a comprehensive course for anyone considering owning or carrying a firearm for self-defense. The course is a complete guide to understanding conflict avoidance and situational awareness; home security and home defense; handgun, shotgun and AR-15 basics; shooting fundamentals; the physiology of violent encounters; the legal aspects of using deadly force (including knowing what to do in the aftermath); and a complete guide on gear, gadgets, and ongoing training.

What You Will Receive

  • Certificate of Completion

What To Bring

  • Handgun
  • Ammunition – 100 Rounds
  • Holster
  • Pen & Notebook

What Is Provided

  • Eye & Ear Protection

NO LIVE AMMUNITION IN THE CLASSROOM. Please leave your live ammunition locked in your car until the range portion of the training.


  • Developing a personal and home protection plan
  • Home security
  • Fundamentals of home defense with handguns, shotguns and rifles
  • Defensive shooting fundamentals
  • Why conflict avoidance is so important
  • Legal use of force
  • Violent encounters and their aftermath

USCCA Home Defense Fundamentals

This is the Home Defense portion of the Concealed Carry and Home Defense course. The Concealed Carry portion will be offered at the same time the following week.

Completion Time:

3 Hours

Curriculum Description

Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals

Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals is a comprehensive course for anyone considering owning or carrying a firearm for self-defense. The course is a complete guide to understanding conflict avoidance and situational awareness; home security and home defense; handgun, shotgun and AR-15 basics; shooting fundamentals; the physiology of violent encounters; the legal aspects of using deadly force (including knowing what to do in the aftermath); and a complete guide on gear, gadgets, and ongoing training.

What You Will Receive

  • Certificate of Completion

What To Bring

  • Handgun
  • Ammunition – 100 Rounds
  • Pen & Notebook

What Is Provided

  • Handgun
  • Eye & Ear Protection

NO LIVE AMMUNITION IN THE CLASSROOM. Please leave your live ammunition locked in your car until the range portion of the training.

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About your instructor


  • NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
  • Rangemaster Certified Pistol Instructor
  • Certified Tennessee Carry Permit Instructor
  • USCCA Certified Instructor (Basic Pistol, Home Defense and Concealed Carry courses)
  • IDPA Sharpshooter Classification
  • Steel Challenge Competitor
  • Tied for 1st place in the preliminary round of the 2019 Rangemaster Polite Society Pistol Match (One of only Four shooters out of 135 to achieve a perfect score)

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