We offer CCW classes for both Missouri and Illinois
The MO CCW class is a one day, 8 hour long course and begins at 6:30am at the Bridgeton store
The IL CCW is a two day, 8 hour long (16 hours total) course, and begins at 6:30am at the Belleville store
We also offer a military only Il CCW class, which is a one day, 8 hour course (a DD214 copy is required when signing up)
MO CCW classes are $150+tax
IL CCW classes are $150+tax, per day ($300+tax)
Stop in or call the store for complete details
Basic Pistol Private Lesson
This is an introduction to firearms safety, proper handling and use of a pistol.
- The Basic Pistol lesson is 1 hour and includes classroom instruction, target and shooting range time.
- A pistol – you can bring your own pistol unloaded and in a case. (if you don’t have a pistol one will be provided at no charge.)
- 50 rounds of ammunition – If you bring your own firearm you can use your own ammunition (No Steel). If you use one of our firearms there will be an additional fee for ammunition.
- Ear and eye protection – you can either bring your own ear and eye protection or you can use ours at no charge.
- Valid Drivers License or Valid FOID Card for our Illinois Residents
- A willingness to learn
- Firearm Safety
- How to operate your firearm
- How to load your magazine
- How to operate the slide or cylinder
- How to operate the safety if your firearm has a safety
Shooting fundamentals which include:
- Proper stance
- Proper grip
- Sight picture
- Trigger pull
Taught by: NRA Certified Instructors
Facility: Metro Shooting Supplies
**You must be at least 21 years old to take this class, or have a parent or guardian present in the class room and on the shooting range.
For Missouri Lessons:
- Talk to John at our Bridgeton, Mo. location
For Illinois Lessons:
- Talk to John or Ken at our Belleville, Il. location
View our Illinois lesson schedule: