Colorado CHP Concealed Handgun Permit & Firearms Training Class
What You Will Learn
LEGAL – MENTAL – PHYSICAL
threat assessment * use of force * concealed carry & self defense laws * legal assistance information & connections * situational awareness via life-size computer simulation * mindset * readiness * deadly force * draw & holster safety * safe loading & unloading * malfunction clearance * much, much more
Concealed Carry Permit Training by Police & Military Instructors
We provide self defense training, safety awareness, home security training, and the same computer simulator training that the Police use. Men and women ranging in age from young adult to an 86-year-old woman have successfully completed our concealed carry course.
This course is scheduled once per month, usually on the second Saturday of the month. If you have a group of 10 or more people, please contact me and we can schedule a class for that.
This course helps you make the decision, “I won't be a Victim!"
Taught by Certified Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors; we are SWAT, SOG, Protection Operators, certified by Colorado POST (Peace Officer Standards of Training), USMS, Active Shooter Response, Critical Incident Response Team, and NRA Instructors with 30 years of experience in Law Enforcement. Your training and development includes firearms safety and exercises designed to improve situational awareness, judgment skills, target acquisition, speed and accuracy. Legal, mental, and physical aspects of legally carrying a concealed firearm are covered in class.
Our course is more than a CCW gun class: ours includes Threat Assessment, Situational awareness, self-defense tactics and more!
Who Should Take Our CHP Class
Anyone interested in learning about firearms safety and carrying/using a gun for self defense, home security, exercising their 2nd Amendment right, or to simply learn what CHP is all about, is welcome to take our class.
We provide the training that creates confidence in being able to defend yourself and love ones.
CHP Training Location
Classes and simulator training are held at Shooter Ready in north Denver; live firing range class portion is located at Silver Bullet in Wheat Ridge.
How Our CHP Class is Unique
Certified Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors
Advance training & resources:
Online video of class lecture with printable presentation notes—watch, learn, & prepare additional questions at your convenience prior to coming to class allowing you more personalized time with our Law Enforcement Certified Firearms Instructors during class
Downloadable reference & resource documents
Rules of Gun Safety + Knowledge Test to complete & bring to class
Real-life hands-on classroom training (no live ammo)
Simulator training (same as used to train police officers)
Live firing range practice
How Our CHP Class Is Unique
- Certified Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors
- Advance training & resources:
- Downloadable reference & resource documents
- Rules of Gun Safety + Knowledge Test to complete & bring to class
- Real-life hands-on classroom training (no live ammo)
- Simulator training (same as used to train police officers)
- Live firing range practice
This course is scheduled once per month, usually on the second Saturday of the month. If you have a group of 10 or more people, contact me and we can schedule a class for that.
The online section can be completed at your convenience.
Reserve your seat with a $50 deposit; you will receive documents to review prior to class, and we will need a copy of your drivers license for your certificate to your local Sheriffs Department.
Check out our store prior to class and your items will be waiting for you to pick up at class!
There are four parts to our Colorado CHP training:
Class is 8 hours @ $225 per person
Reserve your seat with a $50 deposit, purchase below.
Use coupon code CHPSAVE4 to save $25/person when 4 or more sign up together!
A discounted range fee of $15.00 is payable separately to WDN Firearms Training on the day of class.
The class location will be provided at registration.
1: Online Portion
Upon receipt of payment you will receive access to video of the classroom lecture portion that must be watched at your convenience prior to the class; knowledge-check quizzes will be included, as well as a final test that must be printed and brought to class. Any additional questions will be answered in the live classroom portion.
You will also be emailed documents to review prior to the actual classroom covering:
Colorado Use of Force laws
Concealed carry laws & regulations; use of deadly force
Situational awareness & mindset
Methods of carry
A comprehensive overview of handgun safety
Concealed carry techniques & tactics
Pistol, holster & gear selection
Responsibilities of firearms carry & owners
This information will be reviewed in the classroom. Please print and bring to class notes from the online portion as it will be your guide during the classroom portion.
2: SAFETY / BASIC PISTOL / CHP
The Safety/Basic Pistol class will be a four hour actual classroom with 2 hours target/selfdefense scenario shooting (computer-generated on a life-size screen). This portion will include instruction on:
Common firearms platforms
Safe handling techniques including maintenance, storage, & manipulation of pistols
Safe loading, unloading & operation of safeties & controls, malfunction clearance, and emergency & tactical reloading
How to safely draw and holster
Preview of the “hands on” type of training you will receive: Basic steps to safely load and unload a semi auto pistol.
3: COMPUTER SIMULATION Drills
Video Simulation Scenarios: Life-size video simulation of real life scenarios with an actual handgun fitted with pneumatics and a laser. The handgun operates and recoils the same as using live ammo.
Training session are tailored to individual skill levels from beginner to expert using adjustable settings such as number of targets, target face time, and target speed.
This training will hone your situational awareness and judgmental decision making with real life scenarios. This helps you to prepare for a life-threatening event before it happens to lessen tunnel vision and/or paralysis.
Skills Drills: In addition to the video simulation scenarios, you will also use an actual handgun fitted with pneumatics and a laser in separate training drills that focus on the improvement of timing, accuracy, trigger control and muzzle awareness, and decision-making skills when deploying your self-defense handgun.
Once familiar with this training you can return for additional training which allows you to practice without the expensive cost of live ammo and range fees.
4: LIVE FIRING RANGE
Your training will conclude at a live firing range. This will be an actual practical shoot employing the techniques you will learn in class. If you do not have a firearm, we will bring one for you to use (also saving you a rental fee!).
The live fire range will be at Silver Bullet Shooting Range in Wheat Ridge. The range fee is $15.00, payable separately from the class on the day of class.
If you are a new shooter, don’t worry, we will get you there. Have fun!
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Choose the upcoming Colorado CHP/CCW Training Class you wish to attend from the list to the right or choose the option to pay a $50 non-refundable deposit to secure a seat for the class. The balance will be due the day of the class.
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