We offer comprehensive training programs designed to teach a wide range of firearms safety as well as making the novice good, the good better and the best better.


Here at Metro Shooting Supplies, we offer CCW classes for both Missouri and Illinois! Here are a few facts about what you can expect when coming to us to take your course:

  • The MO CCW class is a one day, 8 hour long course and begins at 9:00am at the Bridgeton store
  • MO CCW classes are $150+tax
  • IL CCW not available until Belleville remodel is completed.
  • 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)
  • IL CCW classes are $150+tax, per day ($300+tax)

Stop in or call the store for complete details. Payment MUST be made in store and before class date.

No refunds, no reschedules.

Next MO CCW Class is Sat JUNE 23, 2024.  Sign up NOW to secure your spot.


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. All classes held at Bridgeton store until further notice.

Scheduling and payment MUST be made in advance in store.

Morning time slots available for Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri and Sun.