These 16 hour California CCW classes are approved by the following issuing jurisdictions that require 16 hours of training.  It also meets the training required for all counties in California who require 8 hours of training.  

San Joaquin, StanislausSacramento, Napa, Sonoma, Alameda, Lake, Amador, Calaveras, Solano, El Dorada, Placer, Marin, Yolo, and Nevada counties, and the City of Napa.

Course fee includes all range fees, targets, Certificates of Training, and a copy of the new "California Gun Laws" (9th Edition).

This two-day class is a detailed shooting course, and shooting is from the holster.  Students learn to safely present the handgun from the holster, perform emergency reloads, clear malfunctions, address threats to the side and rear, how to apply the fundamentals of shooting to result in accurate fire, and more.

As an added bonus, these classes include the approved training for the non-resident Utah, Arizona, Florida and Virginia permits at no additional charge.  Each of these permits are recognized in 33 states outside of California.  You do not need to apply at all 32 states.  For example, the Utah permit alone is valid in 32 states outside of California.  Carry confidently in the following states:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

 

Applications and mailing envelopes for Utah and Arizona are provided at class.  Applications for Florida and Virginia can be found by clicking on these blue hyperlinks.  The Utah, Arizona, and Virginia non-resident permits are valid for five years, and the Florida permit is valid for seven years.  There is an application fee, paid to the respective issuing state, at the time of application.  They are value priced at $62.25 for Utah, $60 for Arizona, $100 for Virginia and $97 for Florida.

Fingerprinting services for the Utah and Arizona permits are available at the class for a modest fee of $25 per card.  If you want both Utah (needs 1 card) and Arizona (needs 2 cards), you will need to bring $75 cash.

Follow these steps to apply for the California permit and enroll in our class.

1) Apply at the Sheriff's Office in your county of residence.  Click on the blue hyperlink for your county at the top of this page.

2) Schedule your interview with the Sheriff.  

3) Enroll in a class that is AFTER the interview date with the Sheriff.  SCROLL DOWN TO SEE UPCOMING CLASSES.

WHAT TO BRING TO CLASS:

• Valid California DMV issued Driver's License or ID card.

• Handgun(s) - Revolver or semiautomatic (full-size or compact).  You will need one main training gun, and you must bring all guns with you to both days of class that you want to put on your permit.  There is no additional charge for qualifying with multiple guns.  The State of California requires that the guns you list on your permit be registered to you with the State.

• Strong side outside-the-waistband KYDEX belt holster (no cordura nylon or leather).  We do not allow holsters with retention devices or Blackhawk Serpa holsters. 

We highly recommend and allow the following holsters:

 Blade-tech OWB Kydex holsters

Uncle Mike's Kydex Range Holsters​

Red Hill Tactical Kydex Holsters

 

• Twin magazine belt carrier (Kydex with open top), or speed loader pouches.

 

• Quality gun belt that fits holster loops and your pant's belt loops snugly.  Pants must have belt loops.  We recommend pants like First Tactical or 511 Tactical or their equivalent.  Thigh pockets can hold extra magazines and ammo.

• Three magazines or two speed-loaders for main training gun.  Additional guns will need at least one extra magazine or speedloader.


• Ammunition - 150 rounds for main training gun, plus an additional 30 rounds for each additional gun you wish to shoot for qualification testing.  Note:  Sacramento and Solano county residents will need 50 rounds for each additional gun you wish to qualify with for your permit.


• Eye protection and electronic hearing protection.  

We recommend Howard Leight Impact Sport amplified headphones.

• Notepad and pen (black ink)


• Baseball cap or visor


• Sack lunch and personal hydration both days


• Closed toe shoes

• Note:  No low cut necklines please.  We don't want hot brass down our shirt.

You must bring ALL guns and equipment shown above to class on the first day (Saturday).  Please do not bring any ammunition into the classroom.  Handguns must be unloaded and cased to bring into store and checked in at front counter upon entry.

 
This is a limited seating course.  Enrollment requires preregistration and prepayment of course fee to book a slot.  See our Refund Policy.

 

For more information, call Denise @ 408-687-3791  ​​

 UPCOMING CLASSES

PREPAYMENT OF COURSE FEE IS REQUIRED TO REGISTER FOR CLASS.

ONLY PAID REGISTRATIONS ARE ACCEPTED.

See our Refund Policy Here

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Two-Day Weekend CCW Class

CALIFORNIA Plus 33 states

  

OCTOBER 8 & 9, 2022 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM Each Day

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

$329

Includes:

All range fees

Targets

A copy of "California Gun Laws"

Certificates of Training

Training documentation, applications and mailing envelopes for Utah & Arizona non-resident permits

No extra charge to qualify with multiple guns

Stockton Location

KW Defense

1640 N Broadway Ave. | Stockton, CA 95205

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Two-Day Weekend CCW Class

CALIFORNIA Plus 33 states

  

OCTOBER 22 & 23, 2022 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM Each Day

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

$329

Includes:

All range fees

Targets

A copy of "California Gun Laws"

Certificates of Training

Training documentation, applications and mailing envelopes for Utah & Arizona non-resident permits

No extra charge to qualify with multiple guns

Stockton Location

KW Defense

1640 N Broadway Ave. | Stockton, CA 95205

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Two-Day Weekend CCW Class

CALIFORNIA Plus 33 states

  

NOVEMBER 5 & 6, 2022 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM Each Day

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

$329

Includes:

All range fees

Targets

A copy of "California Gun Laws"

Certificates of Training

Training documentation, applications and mailing envelopes for Utah & Arizona non-resident permits

No extra charge to qualify with multiple guns

Stockton Location

KW Defense

1640 N Broadway Ave. | Stockton, CA 95205

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Two-Day Weekend CCW Class

CALIFORNIA Plus 33 states

  

NOVEMBER 19 & 20, 2022 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM Each Day

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

$329

Includes:

All range fees

Targets

A copy of "California Gun Laws"

Certificates of Training

Training documentation, applications and mailing envelopes for Utah & Arizona non-resident permits

No extra charge to qualify with multiple guns

Stockton Location

KW Defense

1640 N Broadway Ave. | Stockton, CA 95205

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Two-Day Weekend CCW Class

CALIFORNIA Plus 33 states

  

DECEMBER 3 & 4, 2022 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM Each Day

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

$329

Includes:

All range fees

Targets

A copy of "California Gun Laws"

Certificates of Training

Training documentation, applications and mailing envelopes for Utah & Arizona non-resident permits

No extra charge to qualify with multiple guns

Stockton Location

KW Defense

1640 N Broadway Ave. | Stockton, CA 95205

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Get your California CCW permit training at KW Defense, Stockton

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Train in our comfortable classroom and brand new indoor range!
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We are conveniently located right off the Waterloo Exit of Hwy 99 in Stockton
1640 N. Broadway, Stockton, CA