Need a CT Gun Permit?   Want a Concealed Carry Permit in CT?

Get your CT Pistol Permit to purchase, possess and conceal carry handguns in the State of Connecticut. If your looking to get your CT gun permit for self defense, personal protection, or just for fun and target shooting at one of  CT's gun ranges, the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course is required before  you can submit your application to your local Police Department and the CT Department of Public Safety.

NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course

The Basic Pistol Course, NRA gun safety training course we offer meets the requirements for Connecticut, and with the successful completion of the basic pistol class you will receive a NRA Basic Shooting Certificate to bring to your local Police Department. During your CT handgun safety course, you will learn the different types of pistols, calibers, and ammunition for self defense in the home and outside the home as well as target shooting. Then you will learn the proper grips for a semi-auto pistol and revolver then the different stances. Finally we review all the information and provide you with the paperwork required to bring to your local Police Department to obtain your CT Pistol Permit.  

NRA Certified Instructor - Chris Theriault

As an NRA Certified Instructor, we will give you the training required to become knowledgeable and safe to legally possess and conceal carry handguns in the State of CT.  

The gun permit course is held in Bristol. Select Pistol Permit Classes to get more information on the Class or Class Registration to register for one of the upcoming courses. Our classes are $100, get more information on the Pricing page or Contact Us to inquire about a Private Class or for more information or questions you have. 

CT Gun Permit Class

Getting your Pistol Permit in Connecticut does not have to be a difficult or hard task. We make the gun permit classes a safe and comfortable learning environment, giving you the proper firearms training required to safely conceal carry pistols in CT.  Our classes are also kept small, most classes are restricted to 4 or less people, so your learning experience is more personalized. Sign up for one of our CT concealed carry permit classes today.


Safe Firearm Handling and Range Rules

Leave this Class with the Knowledge and Understanding of Firearms


Certification upon successful completion

This certificate satisfies one of the requirements needed to apply for a CT Pistol Permit.


Course taught by official NRA Certified Instructor required by the State of CT

Chris Theriault

Theriault's CT Pistol Cert