NJ CCW Qual + Basic + Use of Force Training



This course is designed to help new shooters develop the skills required to take the NJ CCW Qualification.

Basic Firearms Training:

This course is designed to help New Shooter/s and New Gun Owner/s to develop the proper stance, grip and improve handgun shooting fundamentals while shooting a specific handgun (Pistol or Revolver).
Lessons Taught: Pistol Knowledge, Safe Gun Handling, Ammunition Knowledge, Fundamentals Of Pistol Shooting, Selecting and Maintaining a Pistol, Firearms and Ammunition Storage, Child Access Prevention, Range Safety & Expectations.


NJ CCW Qualification Requirements:

Civilian Carry Assessment and Range Evaluation (CCARE) protocol:

This Civilian Carry Assessment and Range Evaluation (CCARE) protocol replaces the Permit to Carry Safe Handling and Proficiency Qualification protocol (HQC2-modified) issued on July 21, 2023. An individual who has satisfied the HQC2-modified protocol is deemed to have met the requirements of the CCARE protocol for purposes of complying with N.J.S.A. 2C:58-4(g)(2)

  1. Total of 50 rounds
  2. The participant must perform the following strings of fire from each of the following distances: 3 yards, 5 yards, 7 yards, 10 yards, and 15 yards.
  3. For each of the above distance: On command, from a secured and concealed holster position, draw and fire 5 rounds. Holster a safe, decocked, if applicable, weapon.
  4. Repeat the string of fire to fire a total of 10 rounds at each distance.