TCG, NRA Pistol Permit Certification in New Britain CT

By attending the N.R.A. pistol certification course offered by Tactical Countermeasures Group, you will gain knowledge, skills, and the attitude, to safely own, handle, and operate any handgun. The course will include:

  • Introduction to pistol safety, parts and operation, loading and unloading
  • Range safety rules and procedures
  • Introduction to ammunition
  • Fundamentals of pistol shooting
  • Improvement and maintaining shooting skills
  • Common shooting errors
  • Introduction to pistol cleaning, take down and reassembly
  • Safe storage of guns and ammunition, discuss different types of safes
  • Choosing the right pistol for you, whether for concealed carry or home defense
  • Transporting and / or traveling with firearms
  • Live fire at the range, under the close supervision of our instructors and Range Safety Officers

Students will have the opportunity to handle and shoot a variety of handguns, both revolvers and semi-automatic pistols.
The course fee includes all study material supplied to you in advance. A $25.00 deposit is required when the lesson manual is given to you. All ammunition, range fees, and required safety equipment, including eye and ear protection will be provided. All you need to bring is a positive attitude. We will break for lunch, and you are free to bring your own if you desire, or we can order in. The course can be completed from start to finish in one days time. We offer flexible schedules, women only classes, as well as private classes for an additional fee

We offer tailored instruction by veteran law enforcement professionals, group or one on one training in a comfortable, friendly environment. We offer flexible scheduling to meet your needs. Please call or e-mail for more information and advice on the training program that is right for you.

“Your comfort and knowledge in the safe handling and operating of firearms is our goal.”


Training is not expensive!  It's life saving.  It's priceless!

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