New Jersey Concealed Carry Pistol Permit Course – Non-Resident
New Jersey Concealed Carry Pistol Permit Course – Non-Resident


This 3-4 hour course is for Non-Residents of New Jersey to receive their certification to apply for a Concealed Carry license in the State of New Jersey.  A valid NYS or NYC Pistol License is required to enroll in this course.

Students will begin with a classroom lecture followed by shooting in the range.   Upon successful completion, you will be issued a certificate of completion to submit with your New Jersey Concealed Carry Application.  Student must achieve a minimum passing score of 80%.

This is not a beginner course!  On the range you will be required to demonstrate safety and familiarity with the safe handling of your handgun and accuracy.   You must be proficient in how to draw and re-holster your handgun safely.  If you cannot operate the handgun proficiently and safely, you will not pass this course.  Private lessons and prep training are offered if interested.

Students are recommended to use a 10 round semi-automatic handgun.  Students with less than 10 rounds will be required to perform a reload during each course of fire.  Extra magazines are recommended.

  • You must demonstrate safe handling of firearm and proper loading and unloading techniques.
  • You must demonstrate proficiency in drawing a holstered gun from concealment, proper grip, stance, sight/target acquisition and re-holstering.
  • You must demonstrate the techniques of good marksmanship.

Included: Ear and Eye Protection, Target and Range time

Ammunition is NOT included but may be available for purchase. Total of 50 rounds per student is needed for this course but it is recommended to have 100 rounds.

Dress Code: Students must wear pants with belt loops, a belt and a Strong Side Holster.  Close-toed Shoes only.  It is also recommended to wear a long garment to cover the holstered handgun.

Course of fire:  Each Yard Line you will fire 10 Rounds (3, 5, 7, 10 and 15 yards). On command, from a secured holstered position, assume the strong standing position, no time limit.

New Jersey Concealed Carry Application assistance is available for an additional fee.  Please email for more information.  If you are interested in any other states, please inquire within.

Helpful information:

New Jersey State Police location closest to NYC and Westchester County: Totowa Station / / (973-785-9412)

New Jersey State Police (609-882-2000)

New Jersey Portal: Concealed Carry Permits (