This class provides the training and certificate needed to apply for a handgun permit at any Sheriff’s Office in North Carolina. You must be at least 21 years of age and an NC resident. To attend this class, you cannot have been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor or violent crime. The class consists of a classroom portion and a firing range portion. Students need to bring 50 rounds of new ammunition, a handgun, and a holster to the firing range portion of the class ONLY. A fee will be required by the Sheriff’s Office in order to register for the permit. Participants need to bring a bagged lunch.