INTERACTIVE 
Firearms Training LLC      
 
  
Fort Lauderdale Florida U.S.A.
   
Florida Concealed Weapon License
CONCEALED WEAPONS 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 weapons and firearms (statute .790) as well as the justifiable use of force (statute .776). All participants will be issued a copy of these laws to take with you for reference.

After finishing the course you will receive the certificate of completion for firearm safety as required by the State of Florida that is necessary to include with your application packet for a Florida concealed weapons license.
 


ALL COURSES CONDUCTED BY A CERTIFIED FIREARM INSTRUCTOR

SPECIAL PRICE THROUGH JUNE 25  
  ONLY $65
EVERYTHING INCLUDED AT ONE LOCATION
CWL COURSE, USE OF A FIREARM, AMMO, EYE AND EAR ROTECTION, TARGET
APPLICATON NOTARIZED, FINGERPRINTS, PHOTOGRAPH AND RANGE SHOOTING !!!  
 FOLLOW
THIS LINK FOR THE $65 COURSE SCHEDULE!!!

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WE OFFER 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.

SPECIAL $65 PRICING DOES NOT APPLY TO PRIVATE COURSES

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FAQ
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WHAT DO I NEED TO DO BEFORE I CAN APPLY FOR A FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPNS LICENSE?
Everyone who wants to apply for the Florida CWL must first obtain a certificate of completion of firearms safety training from a course approved by the State of Florida such as 1) the course offered by Interactive Firearms Training LLC that is 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. NOTE: The course MUST include live fire in order to satisfy state requirements.

HOW DO I MAKE A RESERVATION FOR ONE OF THE INTERACTIVE FIREARMS TRAINING LLC 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.

ARE THERE ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR OBTAINING A FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE?
Yes,there are some factors that may prevent you from eligibility for obtaining your CWL such as failing a criminal background check or the physical ability to safely use a firearm.There is a checklist online that you can use to determine your eligibility by following this link .

HOW DO I 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. NOTE: In order to go in person you must first make an appointment as they do not accept walk-ins for the initial application procedure.

WHAT IS THE COST OF THE FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE?

The current cost of a new CWL is $112 (this cost is separate from our course fee) and your license is now good for a period of seven (7) years.

WHAT WEAPONS DOES MY FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE ALLOW ME TO CARRY?           
The Florida CWL allows for concealed carry of a firearm (hand gun only), knife, billy-club, stun-gun or tazer.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET MY CWL AFTER SUBMITTING MY 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.

CAN I TRACK MY CWL APPLICATION STATUS ON-LINE?
Yes, 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

CAN I RENEW MY FLORIDA CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE VIA MAIL?
Yes, 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.

CAN I RENEW MY CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE IN PERSON?
Yes. 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. There are two offices in south Florida; 7743 NW 48 Street, Suite100, Doral 33166 and 400 N. Congress Avenue, Suite 140, West Palm Beach 33401.

IF I MOVE, DO I NEED TO NOTIFY THE STATE DIVISION OF LICENSING?
Yes, 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. This will guarantee the state mails your renewal application to the correct address.    

WHAT STATES DOES FLORIDA HAVE RECIPROCITY WITH?
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.

IS THERE 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.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ON CONCEALED CARRY IN OTHER STATES?
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.