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COURSES

Students are responsible for reviewing FirearmsU policies, and to ensure their qualification to take any courses. FirearmsU does not provide fingerprinting or background check services. 

Maryland HQL Hybrid Training Solution

 

The Maryland Handgun Qualification License (HQL) Course

is a comprehensive course that focuses on basic firearms safety and proper operation.

 

**Meets the Maryland Handgun Qualification License (HQL) Course requirements**

This is a Hybrid course, which means the course consists of both virtual classroom and face-to-face instruction.  The classroom portion is completed in a virtual environment (online) and the Live-Fire will be completed at a local firing range.  Live-Fire will be completed upon successful completion of the online instruction.  After payment/registration you will be emailed the URL (link) to access the virtual training content, which you complete at your own pace.  Upon completion of the virtual training content, your Live-Fire session can be scheduled.   

Lessons include:

Self Defense Firearms Basics 
Safety, Understanding Semi-Automatics, Understanding Revolvers, Understanding Modern Striker-Fired Handguns, Gun and Ammo Malfunctions and how to deal with them, Selecting a Handgun, Ammo 
Defensive Shooting Fundamentals
Defensive shooting versus Marksmanship, Grip, Shooting Platform, Aligning the Muzzle to Target, Point Shooting, Unsighted/Sighted Fire, Flash Sight Picture, Trigger Control 
Gear and Gadgets 
Flashlights, Weapon Mounted Lights, Lasers, Firearms Storage  
Basic and Advanced Skills
Creating a Training Program, Dry Firing, Drills, What's Next? 

Maryland Firearms Law

Purchase & Transfer, Carry or Transport, Possess a Carry Permit, Home Safety, Safety Devices 

Live Fire Exercise

Semi-Auto Handgun

Equipment Provided

Firearm, Ammo, Targets, Eye & Hearing Protection

 

Certificates Earned:

Maryland HQL Training Certificate

Required by anyone applying for the Maryland HQL

**Course hours can go towards the MD Wear and Carry Permit training requirements and earns you a $25 discount.**

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MARYLAND HQL COURSE 

$80.00

Women Only

$80.00

Individual $100.00

HOME DEFENSE & MARYLAND HQL COURSE 

$120.00

Women Only

$120.00

Individual $145.00

Home Defense Hybrid Training Solution

The Home Defense Course is a comprehensive course that focuses on the use of a firearm as a tool for self defense in the home.  Course consists of virtual classroom instruction and range time.

**Satisfies the Maryland Handgun Qualification License (HQL) Requirement**

This is a Hybrid course, which means the course consists of both virtual classroom and face-to-face instruction.  The classroom portion is completed in a virtual environment (online) and the Live-Fire will be completed at a local firing range.  Live-Fire will be completed upon successful completion of the online instruction.  After payment/registration you will be emailed the URL (link) to access the virtual training content, which you complete at your own pace.  Upon completion of the virtual training content, your Live-Fire session can be scheduled.   

Lessons include:

Developing Personal and Home Protection Plan

Defining a Personal Protection Plan, Home Security, Alarms, Home Defense, Mental Exercises

Self Defense Firearms Basics

Safety, Understanding Semi-Automatics, Understanding Revolvers, Understanding Modern Striker-Fired Handguns, Home Defense Shotgun Fundamentals, Defining Gauge, Shot Size, Shotgun Chokes, The AR-15, Gun and Ammo Malfunctions and how to deal with them, Selecting a Handgun, Ammo

Defensive Shooting Fundamentals

Defensive shooting versus Marksmanship, Grip, Shooting Platform, Aligning the Muzzle to Target, Point Shooting, Unsighted/Sighted Fire, Flash Sight Picture, Trigger Control

The Legal Use of Force

Defending The Home, Defending Property

Violent Encounters and Their Aftermath

When Left with No Other Choice, When Right to Use Deadly Force Ends, Immediate Aftermath, Phone Calls to Make, When Police Arrive, Statements to Police, During and After your Arrest

Gear and Gadgets

Flashlights, Weapon Mounted Lights, Lasers, Firearms Storage 

Basic and Advanced Skills

Creating a Training Program, Dry Firing, Drills, What's Next?

Maryland Firearms Law

Purchase & Transfer, Carry or Transport, Possess a Carry Permit, Home Safety, Safety Devices 

Live Fire Range Exercise

Handgun and Shotgun

Equipment Provided

Firearms, Ammo, Targets, Eye & Hearing Protection

Certificates Earned:

 

Home Defense Course Certificate​

Maryland HQL Training Certificate

Required for anyone applying for the Maryland HQL 

**Course hours can go towards the MD Wear and Carry Permit training requirements.**

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Maryland Wear & Carry Hybrid Training Solution

The Maryland Wear & Carry Course is a comprehensive course that focuses on the use of a Concealed Handgun as a tool for self defense.  Course is 16 hours of instruction, including range time.

**Satisfies the Maryland Wear and Carry Course Requirement**

This is a Hybrid course, which means the course consists of both virtual classroom and face-to-face instruction.  The classroom portion is completed in a virtual environment (online) and the Live-Fire will be completed at a local firing range.  Live-Fire will be completed upon successful completion of the online instruction.  After payment/registration you will be emailed the URL (link) to access the virtual training content, which you complete at your own pace.  Upon completion of the virtual training content, your Live-Fire session can be scheduled.   

Lessons include:

Developing Personal and Home Protection Plan

Defining a Personal Protection Plan, Conflict Avoidance, Situational Awareness, Color Codes of Awareness, Areas to Avoid, Cover, Concealment, and an Exit Strategy, & How a Permit to Carry Fits

Self Defense Firearms Basics

Safety, Understanding Semi-Automatics, Understanding Revolvers, Understanding Modern Striker-Fired Handguns, Selecting a Handgun, Ammo for home defense/range, Gun and Ammo Malfunctions and drills to address malfunctions.

Defensive Shooting Fundamentals

Defensive shooting versus Marksmanship, Grip, Shooting Platform, Aligning the Muzzle to Target, Point Shooting, Unsighted/Sighted Fire, Flash Sight Picture, Trigger Control

The Legal Use of Force

Defining Force, Legal Use of Force, Deadly Force, Where Reasonable Force ends and Deadly Force Begins, Force Scenarios, What Prosecutors Want to Know, Defending Home and Property

Violent Encounters and Their Aftermath

Fight or Flight, Adrenaline and Endorphines, Recognizing Threats, Issuing Commands, When Left with No Other Choice, When Right to Use Deadly Force Ends, Immediate Aftermath, Phone Calls to Make, When Police Arrive, Statements to Police, During and After your Arrest

Gear and Gadgets

Holster Types and Holster Retention, Belts, Flashlights, Weapon Mounted Lights, Lasers, Firearms Storage

Basic and Advanced Skills

Creating a Training Program, Dry Firing, Drills, What's Next?

Maryland Firearms Law

Purchase & Transfer, Carry or Transport, Possess a Carry Permit, Home Safety, Safety Devices 

Live Fire Range Exercise

Attendee must bring Handgun, 100 rounds of ammo, and two magazines (speed loader for revolver firers)

Equipment Provided

Targets and Eye & Hearing Protection

Certificates Earned:

Concealed Carry Course Certificate​

Maryland Wear and Carry Training Certificate

Required for anyone applying for the Maryland Handgun Wear and Carry Permit

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$200.00

Women Only $200.00

MARYLAND WEAR & CARRY (W&C) COURSE 

Maryland Wear & Carry Renewal Hybrid Training Solution

The Maryland Wear & Carry Renewal Course is a comprehensive course for Maryland Wear & Carry Permit holders that focuses on the use of a Concealed Handgun as a tool for self defense.  Course is 8 hours of instruction, including range time.

**Satisfies the Maryland Wear and Carry Course Renewal Requirement**

This is a Hybrid course, which means the course consists of both virtual classroom and face-to-face instruction.  The classroom portion is completed in a virtual environment (online) and the Live-Fire will be completed at a local firing range.  Live-Fire will be completed upon successful completion of the online instruction.  After payment/registration you will be emailed the URL (link) to access the virtual training content, which you complete at your own pace.  Upon completion of the virtual training content, your Live-Fire session can be scheduled.   

Lessons include:

Developing Personal and Home Protection Plan

Defining a Personal Protection Plan, Conflict Avoidance, Situational Awareness, Color Codes of Awareness, Areas to Avoid, Cover, Concealment, and an Exit Strategy, & How a Permit to Carry Fits

The Legal Use of Force

Defining Force, Legal Use of Force, Deadly Force, Where Reasonable Force ends and Deadly Force Begins, Force Scenarios, What Prosecutors Want to Know, Defending Home and Property

Violent Encounters and Their Aftermath

Fight or Flight, Adrenaline and Endorphines, Recognizing Threats, Issuing Commands, When Left with No Other Choice, When Right to Use Deadly Force Ends, Immediate Aftermath, Phone Calls to Make, When Police Arrive, Statements to Police, During and After your Arrest

Basic and Advanced Skills

Creating a Training Program, Dry Firing, Drills, What's Next?

Maryland Firearms Law

Purchase & Transfer, Carry or Transport, Possess a Carry Permit, Home Safety, Safety Devices 

Live Fire Range Exercise

Attendee must bring current W&C Permit, handgun, 100 rounds of ammo, and two magazines (speed loader for revolver firers)

Equipment Provided

Targets and Eye & Hearing Protection

Certificates Earned:

Concealed Carry Course Certificate​

Maryland Wear and Carry Training Certificate

Required for anyone applying for the Maryland Handgun Wear and Carry Permit

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$125.00

MARYLAND WEAR & CARRY (W&C) RENEWAL COURSE 

Individual Handgun Range Session

This session includes one hour of one-on-one range time with our instructor.  Range fees are included.  Student must bring 50 rounds of American Manufactured 9mm Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) ammunition.  All safety equipment and targets are provided.  Students are free to bring their own handgun and 50 rounds of American Manufactured FMJ ammunition for their respective handgun.  

 

Range facility is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

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3 Pack - Individual Handgun Range Sessions

The 3 Pack - includes 3 one hour of one-on-one range sessions with our instructor (a $30 savings).  Range fees are included.  Student must bring 50 rounds of American Manufactured 9mm Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) ammunition.  All safety equipment and targets are provided.  Students are free to bring their own handgun and 50 rounds of American Manufactured FMJ ammunition for their respective handgun. 

 

Range facility is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

INDIVIDUAL HANDGUN RANGE SESSION

$80.00

3-PACK INDIVIDUAL HANDGUN RANGE SESSIONS

$210.00