INTERACTIVE 
Firearms Training LLC      
 
  
Fort Lauderdale Florida U.S.A.
   
Florida Concealed Weapon License
FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS AND FIREARM LICENSE COURSE IN FORT LAUDERDALE BROWARD COUNTY


If you are looking to obtain your Florida concealed weapons license (CWL) and live in or near Broward County Florida or will be visiting the Fort Lauderdale area at any time, you have found the solution. The Florida concealed weapons license is available to all U.S. residents and permanent alien residents as well. Florida residency is NOT required.  

This is a hands on course covering the mechanics of both revolvers and semi-automatics in a safe environment. Included are the fundamentals of shooting such as proper grip, sight and target alignment, finger position, trigger pull and stance. We will discuss the importance of firearm safety protocol and the responsibilities that come with firearm ownership.

The course will review Florida laws concerning the concealed carry of a firearm as well as the justifiable use of lethal force. All participants will be issued a copy of these laws, state statutes .790 and .776 to take with you for reference.
 


ALL COURSES CONDUCTED BY A NRA CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR

 
FREE FINGERPRINTS, PHOTOGRAPH AND NOTARY ALL MONTH IN MAY!!!   
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It is required you submit a recent passport style photograph for your new CWL and a set of fingerprints as part of your background check

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OPEN COURSES

We offer regularly scheduled Florida concealed weapons license classes in Fort Lauderdale Broward County that are open to the public. This is the State of Florida approved course that is required to complete BEFORE you can apply for your concealed weapons license.Reservations are recommended but walk-ins are always welcome. For information, dates, times and pricing visit our Open Course Page.

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PRIVATE COURSES

Can't make a scheduled course? That's OK, you can schedule a private concealed weapons license course seven (7) days a week. Let us know what day and time is best for you and we will do our best to accommodate your scheduling needs. Private classes can be scheduled for an individual or groups.  For information and pricing visit our Private CWL Course Page.

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 EVERYTHING YOU WILL EVER NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS / FIREARMS LICENSE 
 

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HOW TO GET A FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE
Everyone who wants to apply for the Florida CWL must first provide proof of firearms training. Acceptable documentation would be a certificate of completion from one of the following; 1) firearms safety or training course conducted by a National Rifle Association certified instructor. 2) any hunter education or hunter safety course approved by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 3) any firearms safety training course or class offered by a law enforcement agency, junior college, college or private or public institution or organization or firearms training school, utilizing instructors certified by the National Rifle association, The Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission, or The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. 4) any law enforcement firearms safety or training course offered for security officers, investigators, special deputies, or any division or subdivision of law enforcement or security enforcement. 5) any firearms training or safety course conducted by a state-certified instructor or by an instructor certified by the National Rifle Association.

HOW TO MAKE A RESERVATION FOR ONE OF OUR CLASSES
That's easy,  just go to our course schedule page and click on the reservation link for the class you want to take. If you prefer a private class for yourself or your group go to our private class page for additional information or you can call us at 754-246-7613

WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR A FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE
All U.S. citizens 21 years of age or older are eligible to apply for a Florida CWL. Florida residency is NOT required. Non U.S. residents are eligible to apply if they have PERMANENT RESIDENT ALIEN STATUS. All applicants must be currently residing in the U.S.A. and must meet the criteria set forth by the State of Florida. See the link for eligibility requirements in the section below.

FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE ELIGIBILITY
If you are interested in obtaining your Florida concealed weapon license and are wondering if you meet the qualifications established by the state, you can check with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services website to determine your eligibility. There are some factors that determine if you are eligible and what factors may prevent you from obtaining your CWL.There is a checklist online that you can use to determine your eligibility by following this link .

HOW TO APPLY FOR A FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE
Once you have completed your training and have your documentation you have two options for submitting your information for processing. Option 1) mail your application to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. We will supply you with the state application and a pre-addressed envelope to mail it to the appropriate office. Option 2) you can go in person to a Division of Licensing regional office for electronic submission. When you arrive in their office you will fill out an on-line application, they will take you picture to be used on your new CWL and electronically scan your fingerprints. In order to go in person you must first make an appointment as they do not accept walk-ins for the initial application procedure.

FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE
COST

The current cost of a new CWL is $112 and your license is now good for a period of seven (7) years. The Florida CWL allows for concealed carry of a firearm (hand gun only), knife, billy club, stun-gun or tazer. All checks and money orders are made payable to The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET YOUR CWL AFTER SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION
Turn around time can vary depending on the volume of applications currently being processed by the state. It could take as little as a couple of weeks or as long as ninety (90) days. It is possible to track the status of our application after submission. See "how to track your application status on line " below.

HOW TO TRACK YOUR CWL APPLICATION STATUS ON-LINE
If you have the page from your application which has your tracking number on it just enter the tracking number and submit. Current turn around time is approximately seven (7) to eight (8) weeks per the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer services website.Follow this link to check your status

HOW TO RENEW YOUR FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE VIA MAIL
Approximately ninety (90) days before your current CWL expires you will receive a renewal notice via USPS.
The current renewal fee is $65 and again will be valid for another seven (7) years. There are no additional refresher courses or training requirements necessary to renew your Florida concealed weapons/firearms license. All you need to do is confirm your address or provide your new address in the place provided on the renewal application. You must enclose a new photograph and a check or money order for the appropriate fee.

HOW TO RENEW YOUR CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE IN PERSON
In lieu of mailing in your renewal you can go in person to a regional office of The Division of Licensing. It is required you bring I.D. to verify you are the licensure. They will take your photograph while you are in the office and provide you with your new CWL at that time. There are eight (8) regional offices located throughout the state. The nearest to Broward County are in Doral and West Palm Beach

HOW TO CHANGE YOUR MAILING ADDRESS
Should you move after applying for your concealed weapon license the state requires you provide them with your new address.  This can easily be done on line by following this link to the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing website.    

FLORIDA RECIPROCITY
Your Florida concealed weapons license is now recognized by thirty-four (34) states. This allows you to provide protection for you and your family and friends when you travel. For a complete and current list of states that allow holders of a Florida CWL to carry in their state follow this link. Please be sure to read all restrictions for each state in the foot-notes listed at the bottom of the page.

EXEMPTION FOR FORMER MILITARY
Individuals who have served in the U.S. military and were honorably discharged are exempt from attending a firearms training course. If you have a copy of your DD-214 that will suffice as proof of training with a firearm.

WANT MORE GOOD INFORMATION ON CONCEALED CARRY?
Check out the link for nationwide information concerning concealed carry of a firearm and reciprocity agreements for all states at the USA Carry web site.




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EVERYTHING YOU NEED AT ONE LOCATION!!!

 
WE ARE YOUR ONE STOP SERVICE FOR YOUR FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE. WE SUPPLY ALL THE EQUIPMENT NECESSARY TO COMPLETE THE COURSE INCLUDING USE OF A FIREARM, AMMUNITION, EYE AND EAR PROTECTION AND TARGETS. WE WILL HELP YOU FILL OUT YOUR APPLICATION AND NOTARIZE IT FOR YOU. WE WILL SUPPLY YOU WITH THE 2"X2" PASSPORT STYLE PHOTOGRAPH REQUIRED TO SUBMIT FOR YOUR NEW CWL AND WE OFFER FINGER PRINTING AT ALL OUR OPEN COURSES!