Handgun 101- Safe Handling of Firearms


$89.00 Per person (No refunds unless cancellation is 72hrs prior to day of class)

Age: 21yrs & older (under 21yrs of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian)

Duration: 4hrs (2hrs in classroom & 2 hour on the range at booth)15 student limit per class (1 instructor/every 5 students in the range)

Date: See class schedule


  • Includes rental of 22lr pistol and 50rds of ammunition
  • Range Fees
  • Target
  • Eye & Ear protection
  • 15 student limit per class (1 instructor/every 5 students On the range)


Have you ever owned a firearm?  Have you ever shot a firearm?  Has it been years since you shot your last handgun?   This class is the perfect way to get back into the range!  For the first two hours, you will learn the basics of handling a firearm and then we head out to the range for the last hour.   If you are thinking about obtaining your Ohio CHL but are new to firearms, this a perfect class to get you started in the right direction.  In this class you will learn the following:

  • Basic fundamentals of safe handgun operation & range safety and how to properly load & unload a handgun
  • Proper sight alignment
  • Proper grip & stance
  • Basic marksmanship


  • Absolutely no ammunition is allowed in the classroom at anytime.  Please leave all ammunition in your vehicle or in the lockers provided.
  • Handgun & 50 rounds ammunition (L.E.P.D. will provide 22lr pistols for use during this class along with 50rds of 22lr ammunition.  Additional calibers of ammunition are available for purchase)
  • Eye and ear protection (Provided for free if needed)
  • Photo ID (driver license, state-issued ID, or passport)
  • Must be at least 21 years of age (under 21yrs of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian)
  • Not under indictment or been convicted of a felony in the U.S. or elsewhere
  • Not convicted of misdemeanor domestic violence
  • Not under court order (i.e. order of protection, harassment, etc.)
  • Not a fugitive from justice
  • Not a user of or addicted to any controlled substance
  • Not been dishonorably discharged from the Armed Forces
  • Have never renounced U.S. citizenship
  • Do not suffer from mental illness and have not been adjudicated mentally incompetent or committed to a mental institution