We have partnered with a local Firearms Training Firm to offer the state required Maryland Wear and Carry Class to help you earn certification. Not sure what you need, or what it costs? We can explain what classes are right for you, what firearms trainings are required, and tell you more about our fees.
DATE: Offered multiple dates
Take a look at our offerings below and EMAIL US with questions!
Maryland Wear & Carry Class
Course Purpose: This course is designed for students who qualify under Maryland’s Good and Substantial Reason will be able to obtain a permit to carry a handgun. Students will leave with an understanding of carry procedures, legal issues and use of force. **We do not and cannot guarantee approval by the state for a conceal carry permit**
Course Length: (2 days) 16 hours total initial, or (1 day) 8 hours renewal
- Application requirements
- Introduce and Review Safe Gun Handling Rules
- Pistol Parts and Operation
- Ammunition knowledge and selection
- Cleaning and Maintenance
- Holster selection
- Maryland Firearms Laws
- Use of Deadly Force
- Interactions with law enforcement
Range Instruction :
- Live Fire Session
- Demonstrate Safety principals
- Demonstrate Marksmanship Skills
- Students must Shoot a qualification course of fire 70% rating to qualify.
Include it with the course: Range time , Eye protection , Hearing protection, Qualification sheet, targets and semiautomatic pistol and ammunition.
NOT included with the course: Required LiveScan finger prints and ammunition.
Many people use the State of Maryland Criminal Justice Information Service located at:
6776 Reisterstown Road
(West side of Reisterstown Road Plaza Mall)
Suite 102 (first floor)
Baltimore, MD 21215
(for directions, go to http://www.mapquest.com)
CJIS also has a website listing other providers of fingerprint services on the following webpage http://www.dpscs.state.md.us/publicservs/fingerprint.shtml. Please note hours an prices vary.
How Much Does It Cost?
Acceptable methods of payment include Visa or MasterCard
Original/Initial – $50.00 – Fingerprint Fees not included
Renewal – $20.00 – Fingerprint not required