Welcome to Illinois Concealed Carry Training

No F.O.I.D. card or Firearm is needed to take our Class. Your 16 hour ticket price Includes; Illinois, Arizona and Florida weapons permit training, (39 State Reciprocity)  the use of a school firearm, ammunition, eye and ear protection, targets, a 269 page color illustrated copy of "Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals textbook", a copy of "Concealed Carry Class Review" DVD,  a Lifetime of Tuition Free Advanced Training , plus our Money Back Guarantee if you fail to qualify on the live range.

If you are fearful of catching a cold, the flu, covid-19, being struck by a bus or hit by a meteor, you should probably stay home until your fears subside. Some students and or instructors may or may not be wearing a mask for various reasons, but we are taking all reasonable precautions. Your temperature will be taken at the door and you should bring your own face covering and hand sanitizer.  Seating is limited.

For those who  are serious about your Concealed Carry Training and Education and are looking for a professional classroom with a high quality curriculum presented by active or retired police officers with advanced degrees, you've come to the right place. This class covers all of the training and education required for you to apply for your Illinois and Florida concealed carry permits. We are a one stop shop for training, education, self-defense legal protection plans and fingerprint services.

When shopping for a firearm instructor and or concealed carry training company, take your time to compare and choose wisely. All concealed carry training programs are not created equal. This may be the single most important decision you will ever make for yourself and your loved ones.  At Illinois Concealed Carry Training, we will give you current actionable information from both a police and civilian perspective to keep you and your family physically, legally, financially and morally safe, in the event you have to use your weapon in self-defense or defense of another.

At our training facility, we believe that carrying a firearm is an awesome responsibility and our goal is to ensure that everyone who chooses to do so is responsible, properly trained and covered by a self-defense legal protection plan that will keep you and your family financially safe. We provide a personalized low stress weapon training program, in a clean comfortable classroom that is not overcrowded and with a safe "live range" environment. Our Instructors are the best in the business and are all licensed law enforcement professionals who will  train you and give you the knowledge and skills you need to handle firearms safely, confidently and responsibly.

We proudly teach the following to our students:

  • Conflict Avoidance
  • Home Defense Planning
  • Use of Deadly Force
  • Illinois Carry Law
  • Responsible Firearm Use
  • Situational Awareness
  • Understanding The Fight or Flight Response
  • Violent Encounters and the Aftermath

SIGN UP FOR ONE OF OUR "In Person" Training Classes Today!

To obtain a Concealed Carry License in Illinois you must attend an "in person" class.

  • 16-Hour - 2-Day x 8 Hour Concealed Carry License Classes - Saturday’s and Sunday’s - 9:30 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. $149.00
  • 16-Hour - 4 Day x 4 Hour Concealed Carry License Classes - 4th Monday through Thursday - 6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.  $149.00
  • 8-Hour - NRA Certified - Range Safety Officer Course - will be Offered Soon - Dates and Times To Be Announced $149.00
  • 3-Hour - Illinois Concealed Carry  Renewal Classes - Held on Saturday Mornings from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.  $75.00
  • 2-Hour -  Gun Law Workshop - LegalShield Business Opportunity - 1st Monday Night of Each Month 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.  $10.00
  • 8-Hour - 1 Day NRA Basic Pistol Class for All Gun Owners & NRA Instructor Candidates Sunday June 20th $149.00
  • 1-Hour - Draw From the Holster Laser Pistol - Shoot or Don't Shoot Virtual Simulator Scenarios - by Appointment $50.00
  • 1-Hour - Cessna 172 Flight Simulator Training for Private & Recreational Pilots - FAA Approved  BATD Virtual Cockpit - by Appointment $50.00

Sign Up For One of Our "Online" Digital Training Classes Today!

To obtain a Concealed Carry License in Illinois you must attend an "in person" class.

  • Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals e-learning $197.00
  • Emergency Preparedness Fundamentals e-learning $97.00
  • Women's Handgun & Self-Defense Fundamentals e-learning $147.00
  • Emergency First Aid Fundamentals e-learning $147.00
  • Countering a Mass Shooter Threat e-learning $147.00
  • Keeping your Church Safe paperback book $30.00

Other Services

  • Legal Service Plans that Protect the Entire Family - Only $24.95 - Monthly -  Apply Online.
  •  Livescan Fingerprints & Employment Applicant Cards - Open Mon Through Fri -  12:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
  • Lost Document Replacement $50.00By Appointment Only - Open Mon through Fri - 12:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
  • Illinois State Police F.O.I.D. or  C.C.L. Registration at: Sporting Arms, 14216 S Western Posen, IL - By Appointment Only 708-371-9933




Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals

We teach safe responsible firearm use, home defense planning, conflict avoidance, situational awareness and how to remain physically, morally and financially safe in the event you have to use your firearm in self-defense or the defense of another.

Included in Our 16 Hour Course: is our "Money Back Guarantee,"  Illinois,  Florida & Arizona,  Use of a School Firearm,  Ammunition, Eye and Ear Protection, Targets, a 269 page color illustrated copy of "Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals textbook" "Concealed Carry Class Review DVD,  Self-Defense Legal Plan Application, as well as Lifetime Tuition Free  Advanced Training.

No F.O.I.D. Card or Firearm is Needed to Take the Class. Range fee, fingerprints and Illinois State Police license fees are not included.