THORNTON, CO - Introductory Pistol Class at Cabela's (CCW W/ RANGE SESSION)

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Class Overview

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Learn to use your new handgun, or rent one from the range, at this highly rated, fun, informative 35+ state concealed carry class with a LIVE FIRE SESSION. Includes a gun law seminar that qualifies you to obtain CCW permits from Colorado, Wyoming and Arizona. This CCW permit class is held in conjunction with our partner store Cabela's, Thornton, CO.

Introductory Pistol & Concealed Carry Class at Cabela's in Thornton, CO

Legal Heat’s 35+ State Concealed Carry Course

Cabela's has partnered with Legal Heat; the Nation’s Leading Firearms Training Firm to provide offer this course that is geared towards anyone who wants to learn how to use a handgun or desires to obtain his or her CCW permits. Also included is a live fire range session with hands on basic pistol use and function instruction.

This course typically runs approximately 3-hours plus the 1-hour introductory range session. The CCW qualification does not have a “test” or a range proficiency requirement (the range session is optional to qualify for CO, WY and AZ permits).

The range session is designed to allow new shooters to use their handguns under close supervision in a friendly, non-intimidating environment. The range fee for this 1-hour range session is included in the course fee.

This hands-on range experience is especially helpful for those who are new to firearms and or just getting back into them after a long hiatus. It is a great way to learn the basics of safe operation of semi automatic pistols and revolvers. 

Legal Heat’s concealed carry permit class meets the qualifying requirements and documentation to obtain the Colorado CCW permit, the Wyoming CCW permit and the Arizona CCW permit. These concealed carry permits will allow combined carry in approximately 35+ states. You do NOT have to reside in the state of Arizona to qualify to apply for the AZ multi-state permit.

Legal Heat’s concealed carry permit class covers firearms safety, firearms handling, firearms transportation, firearms storage, ammunition, self-defense and firearms laws, concealed carry techniques and much more. Legal Heat’s firearm training instructors are all NRA certified and Utah BCI certified instructors, insured and among the most highly experienced in the industry and can answer your CCW questions.

Pay $99 NOW online or $110 at the door

What permits does this class qualify me to obtain:

  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Wyoming

Store Location:

14050 Lincoln Street
Thornton, CO 80023

Class Location:

Range Location:

The instructor will provide range information and directions the day of the class.

Carry Map:

Class Fees:

Class fee is non-refundable and does not include application fees for individual state permits.  Individual state permit fees are paid directly to the individual state at the time the application is submitted.  Non-discounted tickets purchased at the regular online pre-purchase rate may be changed once within a calendar year of purchase for free, and then for a $25.00 change fee for each additional change. Tickets purchased at promotional pricing will be changed the $25.00 change fee for each class change.

Permit Fees & Application Process:

Legal Heat does NOT process permit applications, the issuing government processes the applications. Utah’s initial application fees are as follows: (resident $57.00)(non-resident $67.00) for the first five years and $15.00 to renew.   Arizona’s initial application fee is $60.00 for the first five years and $43.00 to renew. Both Utah and Arizona applications can be applied for by mail.

A non-resident Florida permit has term of 7 years and fees include a) Fingerprint Processing Fee $42.00, b) Initial License Fee of $60.00 and c) a Convenience Fee of $22.00 for a total of $124.00 for initial permits and $114.00 for renewals.

Home state permits are generally issued by the local county sheriffs or in some cases circuit courts; fees vary between counties but can range from $20.00 to $100.00.  Our instructor will cover the application process for each permit in class.

Finger Printing:

Finger printing services are available during most classes for a minimal additional fee of $10 per card. Utah requires ONE fingerprint card and Arizona requires TWO fingerprint cards when applying for your concealed carry permits. When applying for your home state permit, your local issuing agency my want to finger print you. Your instructor will provide details during class.

Age Requirement:

In most states you must be 21 years of age to apply for your concealed carry permit, however, there are a few states where you can be 18 and apply for a regular or provisional CCW permit including Montana (MT), South Dakota (SD), Utah (UT), and West Virginia (WV). If you are 20 years of age, (or 18 in MT, SD, UT & WV) you may take this course but cannot apply for your permits/submit your applications until you are 21 years of age (or 18 in MT, SD, UT & WV). The qualification you receive from the course expires ONE year from the date you take the course for most state permits. Please allow adequate time for your application to be processed prior to your paperwork expiring.

What should I bring with me to CLASS?

Students MUST bring the following items to the class with them:

  1. Your valid photo ID.
  2. Your printed email ticket confirmation.
  3. Pen and paper if you’d like to take notes.



What should I bring with me to the INDOOR RANGE?

  • An UNLOADED, CASED, fully functioning pistol. Revolver or semiautomatic. No antiques. (CT Permit students please DO NOT bring a firearm - we will provide)
  • A gun case.
  • Gun must be empty and cased while bringing it into the range.
  • Guns and ammo must be securely locked in your trunk during classroom portion.
  • 50 rounds of ammunition. ((CT Permit students please DO NOT bring ammunition- we will provide)
  • No steel cased, armor piercing or tracer ammo permitted.
  • Hearing and eye protection.
  • This is an indoor range.
  • Please wear comfortable (range of motion), clothes.
  • No V-necks or low-cut shirts.
  • Wear flat-soled shoes, with good traction and support that completely enclose your foot.
  • No flip-flops, sandals or open footwear.
  • Snacks & drinks are permitted but will not be allowed at the firing line.
  • This is an excellent class to attend with your spouse, friend and family.


There are no compromises on safety. Safety is a critical aspect of all classes and unsafe or disruptive behavior in class or at the range will result in that person is asked to leave the class. In the event you are asked to leave, you will not be refunded. The instructor has sole discretion on determining if you have engaged in unsafe or disruptive behavior.

Register TODAY for this fun and informative class.
Limited space available.

Pay $99 NOW online or $110 at the door!

We look forward to seeing you in class.

Class fees are nonrefundable. Content subject to change without notice.

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