CCW Classes

  • 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.

Course Description:

  • The Basic Pistol lesson is 1 hour and includes classroom instruction, target and shooting range time.

Course Requirements:

  • 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

Key Concepts:

  • 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

Price: $65.00

**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: