NYS Concealed Carry Firearm Safety Course: To obtain a “Carry Concealed Pistol Permit” in New York State, this 16-hour course is a requirement. You will learn the basics of pistol shooting along with NYS laws. In addition, students must successfully complete a 2-hour live fire range training course. Once both classroom and live fire requirements are successfully completed, an applicant can apply for the “carry concealed pistol permit.” We offer two options for this course (Full Service, which includes application assistance for state residents, or Class Only). Residents for NYC are assisted with the full application process for an additional fee. PLEASE NOTE: NO FIREARMS PERMITED IN THE CLASSROOM. PLEASE LEAVE PERSONAL FIREARMS HOME WHILE ATTENDING THIS COURSE.