This course was first designed for Schenectady County permit holder, but a number of neighboring counties are now accepting it. Please contact us for questions about specific areas.

You’ll learn the proper methods for using a handgun for personal protection, as well as review New York State laws pertaining to the use of force.
This is an 8 hour course and requires a shooting proficiency course of fire.

Call Dan (518) 322-2045 for Reservations

Class at the Iroquois Rod & Gun Club

Required Equipment:

  • Hearing protection, eye protection and baseball style cap
  • Firearm (unloaded) w/ 3 magazines or 3 speed loaders (revolver shooters)
  • Holster
  • Magazine pouch
  • 150 rounds of factory ammunition
  • Copy of NYS Pistol Permit

Cost of course is $210. Please make all checks payable to Northeast Firearms Training, LLC.

Checks and completed applications can be mailed to:
111 Barnerville Rd PMB #119,
Cobleskill, New York 12043

+ Download Course Application Form

*Paperwork needs to be received at least 72 hours prior to the class date.

For any additional questions, please contact Dan Bartholomew at (518) 322-2045 or