CONVENIENT TRAINING LOCATIONS
General CCW Information
We've trained thousands of Californians for their CCW's since 2006.
Training hours requirements vary, from a minimum of 8hrs to a maximum of 16hrs and set by each jurisdiction. We are approved by all Northern California jurisdictions who utilize training service providers. Click on the link for the area closest to you above, to see listing of approved jurisdictions.
USEFUL LINKS FOR APPLYING ONLINE:
For Alameda County application: https://alamedaca.permitium.com/ccw/start
For San Joaquin application: https://sanjoaquinca.permitium.com/ccw/start
For Sacramento application: https://sacramentoca.permitium.com/ccw/start
PROCEDURE FOR SOLANO COUNTY:
You must receive formal approval from the Solano County Sheriff prior to enrolling in a class. Please follow these simple steps:
1) Apply online at the Solano County Sheriff's Office. Use this convenient link:
2) Once you have applied, you will undergo an interview with the Solano Sheriff's Office, be fingerprinted, and undergo a background check.
3) If approved, you will receive an email from the Sheriff's Office instructing you to enroll in the required training with an approved training provider. It's at this step that you enroll in this training class.
Do not enroll in the class until you have received the approval email from the Solano Sheriff to do so.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CONTRA COSTA APPLICANTS
You must attend a mandatory 8 hour class, including a live-fire qualification shoot, at the Contra Costa Sheriff's Office upon approval of your application. However, if you would like to improve your firearms safety and shooting ability, be better educated in the laws regarding the use of deadly force, and take advantage of our assistance with completing your application package, we invite you to enroll in our class prior to applying at Contra Costa County.