Certifications Obtained Through This Course
- Arizona Concealed Weapons Permit (CWP)
- Tennessee Enhanced Handgun Carry Permit (EHCP)
- Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit (HCP)
This 8 hour mandatory Tennessee Enhanced Handgun Carry Permit (EHCP) course satisfies all of the training requirements set forth in Tenn. Code Ann. § 39-17-1351 to obtain your permit. This course is state approved and consists of roughly 4-5 hours of classroom instruction followed by 3-4 hours of live-fire range training. At the end of the course you will receive your certificate of completion as well as all other materials needed to apply for your Enhanced Handgun Carry Permit.
This class is held in conjunction with our partner store Bass Pro Shops, Chattanooga, TN. Some of the most commonly asked FAQ are below. We look forward to seeing you for a great class!
About the Instructor
Ryan is a US Navy veteran with an extensive tactical and physical security background. He is an NRA Certified Instructor for Handguns, Shotguns, Home Firearm Safety, Certified NRA Ranger Safety Officer, State of TN Handgun Carry licensed instructor, and FL Conceal Carry instructor.
Ryan has provided instruction on concealed carry of handguns and handgun safety in the states of Tennessee and Florida. He has a passion for instructing others on the safe handling of firearms and he loves to compete in handgun shooting competitions. Outside of shooting, his other passions are spending time with family, scuba diving, hiking the Tennessee Mountains and riding his Harley Davidson. Ryan is proud to have joined the Legal Heat Team.
Please show up PROMPTLY for class. Please keep in mind some of our classes start at the same time the store opens, so please check the store hours and ensure you are seated in the class at start time. Our instructors are required by law to cover a certain amount of material. If you are not present for the entire class, you will not be qualified for the permit(s). If you show up late, you may be turned away and asked to reschedule. Our instructors cannot risk their accreditations by certifying those who are not in attendance for the entire class, or people who are absent from any significant portion of the class. You may reschedule your paid class once for free, and then for $15.00 per additional reschedule within a year of purchase. Thank you for your support. We look forward to seeing you for a great class!
There are no compromises on safety. Safety is a critical aspect of all classes and unsafe or disruptive behavior in class or on the range will result in dismissal. In the event you are dismissed due to a safety issue, you will not be refunded. The instructor has sole discretion in determining if you have engaged in unsafe or disruptive behavior.
Class fees are nonrefundable. Classes rescheduled due to acts of God, including extreme weather or store closures outside of Legal Heat's control will be rescheduled in place of a refund. Changes in class location or class schedule will be communicated by the email address and phone number you provide. All content is subject to change without notice.
All future class dates are tentative based upon Corona Virus restrictions. By purchasing a ticket you agree that all in-person class fees are 100% NON-REFUNDABLE. You accept that if your class has to be rescheduled due to Corona Virus directives from any governmental entity, venue partner or for ANY other reason, your only recourse is to reschedule the class for a future date.
In the interest of everyone's health and safety, we are asking students who do not feel well on the day of class to reschedule their class for a future date at no charge. If you have health concerns about attending a class, we are happy to reschedule your class for a future class date at no charge. If you need to reschedule your course, please email your original receipt to [email protected], along with the date of the future class you would like to attend.
If you have any underlying medical conditions as identified by the CDC please follow the CDC guidance and do not attend any large gathering including our classes. Here is the CDC guidance: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-with-medical-conditions.html
Rescheduling of Future Classes:
Unless we notify you otherwise classes will continue as scheduled. Legal Heat will comply with CDC directives and any governmental orders, and if classes are rescheduled because of these directives and orders, you will be notified. We will make the best effort attempts to hold all classes as scheduled. However, all class registrants assume the full risk if the course needs to be rescheduled to a future date due to Corona Virus / COVID 19 directives from either government or our retail partners.