No. Anyone can attend this course. As most civilians have never received any formal pepper spray training, you’ll find most everyone in the course is on the same level. Although there is no minimum age requirement to attend this course, be aware some states have minimum age requirements to possess pepper spray.
Much of the course will be taught in a traditional lecture format, with a practical demonstration portion towards the end of the course.
Anyone who carries, or has the desire to carry, personal protective sprays like pepper spray. Many who attend this course either don’t feel comfortable carrying a firearm, or desire to carry pepper spray in locations where they are not legally permitted to carry a firearm. Even if you do carry a firearm, it is strongly […]
To be eligible for a Florida concealed weapon or firearm license: You must be 21 years of age or older unless you are a servicemember, as defined in Section 250.01, Florida Statutes, or you are a veteran of the United States Armed Forces who was discharged under honorable conditions; in these instances, you may carry […]
Yes. In addition to completing this eLearning course, a certified instructor must certify that they “observed the student safely handle and discharge the firearm in his or her physical presence and that the discharge of the firearm included live fire using a firearm and ammunition”. Once you complete this eLearning course, you will be provided […]
The total course completion time will vary somewhat depending on your learning pace, but it generally takes 1.5 to 2 hours to complete.
In order to obtain the Florida CWFL, an applicant must demonstrate competence with a firearm through completion of a firearm safety or training course taught by certified instructors. The training has two components, classroom (or online) instruction, and a live fire shooting exercise. This online training course satisfies the requirements for the classroom portion of […]
In this class you can expect to learn life-savings techniques from top notch instructors with backgrounds in emergency medicine, first responders, and military medics. We will cover everything from minor cuts, stings, and scrapes all the way to major trauma like snake bites, respiratory issues, massive bleeding, and much more. You will learn what to […]
The Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) card is a card issued by the Illinois State Police to residents of Illinois who wish to own or possess firearms. The FOID card serves as a form of identification for firearms owners and is required to legally purchase or possess firearms or ammunition in the state of Illinois. In […]
Yes. There are unfortunately no exceptions in the law for individuals who have previous training or military/law enforcement experience. The only way you can be granted an exemption from the training requirement is if you have evidence that you have completed a training course that specifically covers the topics and training criteria of the law. […]