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Colorado Firearms Training Schools and Instructors
 


For The Colorado Concealed Handgun Permit, C.R.S. 18-12-202 provides the following definitions:

“Certified Instructor” means an instructor for a firearms safety course who is certified as a firearms instructor by:
(a) A county, municipal, state, or federal law enforcement agency;
(b) The peace officer standards and training board created in section
24-31-302 Colorado Revised Statutes;
(c) A Federal Military Agency; or
(d) A national non-profit organization that certifies firearms instructors, operates national firearms competitions, and provides training, including courses in personal protection, in small arms safety, use and marksmanship.

“Handgun Training Class” means:
(a) A law enforcement training course.
(b) A firearms safety course offered by a law enforcement agency, an institution of higher education, or in a public or private institution or organization or firearms training school, that is open to the general public and is taught by a certified instructor; or
(c) A firearms safety course or class that is offered and taught by a certified instructor.

C.R.S. 18-12-203:
(h) Demonstrates competence with a handgun by submitting (with the application):
(VI) A training certificate from a handgun training class obtained within the ten years preceding submittal of the application. The applicant shall submit the original training certificate or a photo - copy thereof that includes the original signature of the class instructor. In obtaining a training certificate from a handgun training class, the applicant shall have discretion in selecting which training class to complete.


10 Ring LLC
1687 West 115th Circle
Westminster, CO 80234-2607
P: 720.350.2729
F: 303.410.0001

Web:
www.10-ring.net
Email:
stu.asay@10-ring.net


A.T.T.E.C.
Instructor: Randy Weekley
P.O. Box 265 Elizabeth Co. 80107

website www.cncattec.com
e-mail rweekley@1cnc.org
303 646 3400

Ambitac Firearms Academy
Colorado Springs, CO
719-494-2260
Website:    www.ambitac.com
Email:        jeff@ambitac.com

 

BOULDER RIFLE CLUB*
Bill Burkard
P.O.Box 509, Boulder, CO. 80306-0509
303-485-8137
http://www.boulderrifleclub.com 
brc@boulderrifleclub.com

CENTENNIAL DEFENSE ACADEMY
George Wright
4870 South Acoma St.
Englewood, Colorado 80110
303-761-2664
instructor@guntraining.biz 
http://www.guntraining.biz/ 

COLORADO FIREARM SAFETY INC.
Kevin Polk
4732 W. Jackson Creek Rd., Sedalia, CO 80135
303-663-4811
http://www.coccw.com 
classes@coccw.com 

COLORADO GUN TRAINING
Rick Vizachero
3140 S. Peoria St. #250, Aurora, CO. 80014
720-435-9964
train@therange.com 
http://firearmstrainingsite.com

Colorado Handgun Safety
Brandon Kirk & Bill Peterson
6115 Vadle Lane
Colorado Springs, C0 80918
719-321-3984

http://www.coloradohandgunsafety.com

COLORADO SAFEARMS ACADEMY
Marv Miller
5650 N. Washington Street Unit B1, Denver, CO 80216-1355
303-295-2235
http://www.safearms.com 
training@safearms.com   

Colorado School of Firearms
719-229-9808
www.coschooloffirearms.com
we_marsh@comcast.net
 

Colorado Shooting Sports L.L.C
22495 Hwy 34
Greeley, CO 80631
970-381-8188
www.coloradoshootingsports.com
actionpursuit1@yahoo.com

COLORADO WEAPONS TRAINING
Rene Hoeffner
P.O. Box 745504, Arvada, CO 80006-5504
303-421-8541
http://www.coloradoweaponstraining.com 
info@coloradoweapons.com

DeHLTA Handgun, Long gun, Training Association
http://www.jcgservices.org/dehlta
Highlands Ranch Firearms, LLC.
3523 E. Meadow Creek Pl.
Highlands Ranch, Co. 80126
303-589-3030
hrfirearms@comcast.net 

DEFENSE TRAINING INTERNATIONAL INC.
John S. Farnham
749 S. LeMay Suite A3-337, Ft. Collins, CO 80216
970-482-2520
dti@frii.com 
http://www.defense_training.com 

DIRTY HARRY’S FIREARMS
Steve Burk
Englewood CO
720-275-8781

EAGLE SAFETY SERVICES LLC
Roger J. Sorge
3911 S. Ensenada Ct., Aurora, CO. 80013-5119
303-680-5477
wfwsorge@msn.com  

Family Shooting Center at Cherry Creek State Park
4201 South Parker Rd (mailing address)
Aurora, Colorado  80014

Phone: 303-680-5401
Information Line: 303-791-1686
http://www.familyshootingcenter.com/

F.A.S.T.-FIREARM ACCURACY SAFETY TRAINING
Glenn Rotkovich
Aurora, CO
720-272-1718
aaron@f-a-s-t.us 

Firearm Safety & Training Concepts
Ken Powell
Denver metro area
303-995-0115

www.geocities.com/firearmconcepts
http://www.geocities.com/firearmconcepts

First Frontier Firearms Training, LLC
www.firstfrontierfirearmstraining.com 
303 805 2471
BillK@FirstFrontierFirearmsTraining.com
HeidiK@FirstFrontierFirearmsTraining.com

Firearms Training Institute
Charles Rundell
Longmont, Colorado
303-772-6541

firearmstraininginstitute@q.com

Front Range Gun Club, LLC
697 North Denver Avenue, Ste 128 B
Loveland, Colorado 80537
Office: 970-622-7156
Fax: 970-622-7159
cindy@frontrangegunclub.com

Personal Defense Institute
P.O. Box 60561
Colorado Springs, CO 80960
719-687-5056
303-367-4867
service@personaldefenseinstitute.org

Shooting Solutions
Les Hayes
11185 West 68th Avenue, Arvada, CO 80004
(720) 436-7751

ShootingSolutions@msn.com

Roger Miller
7208 Kendrick Street, Arvada, CO 80007
(303) 941-4432   (Cell)
(303) 746-1524   (Mobile)
 

GUNSMOKE GUNSMITHING INC.
Rich Wyatt 3650 Wadsworth Blv., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 – 4609
303-456-4545
jwidle@gunsmokeguns.com 

Hytek Holdings
Thornton, CO
(303) 886-3110
Tyler Warren
tylerwarren@earthlink.com 

KEYHOLE TECHNOLOGY GROUP
2707 Sedona Hills Dr.
Loveland, CO 80537
303-589-3030

LIBERTY NETWORK
NRA Training Counselors
Bill Lee & Chuck Miller
www.libertynetwork.com 

Linda Hill
NRA Training Counselor
P.O. Box 7200
Pueblo West, CO 81007
Phone/fax: 719-547-1934
Cell: 719-568-2491
E-mail: lhilltwt@msn.com

ON TARGET FIREARMS TRAINING
Larry Johnson
2603 S. Parker Road
Aurora, CO 80014
303-337-4735
970-214-0824
www.ontargetfirearmstraining.com

PAWNEE SPORTSMAN CENTER
Michael H. Tomasini
4301 N. Shields St. Ft. Collins, CO 80524-9682
970-484-3789
mhtrat@aol.com
970-218-0381

PETE’S TACTICAL AND CUSTOM KNIVES
Peter Chiodo
21369 Randolph Place, Denver, CO 80249-8496
303-850-0857
pete@petestacticalknives.com 
http://www.petestacticalknives.com

POTOMAC LTD, LLC
Jeff Powers
2 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 100
Littleton, CO  80120
303.734.7124
admin@potomacltd.com 
http://www.potomacltd.com 

THE PRACTICAL SHOOTING ACADEMY
Ron Avery
P.O. Box 630, Olathe, CO. 81425-0630
970-323-6111
www.practicalshootingacademy.com  
 

PRAIRIE ARMS LLC
Tim Welden
3809 Norwood Drive, #1, Littleton, CO 80125-9795
303-346-7135
sales@prairiearms.com 
http://www.prairiearms.com

Precision Defensive Shooting School
Ed Rodriguez
719-659-9858
http://www.precisiondefensivess.net


PROTECTIVE SERVICES TRAINING AND CONSULTANTS
Marc Brooks
Thornton, CO
303-903-2271
protective_services@hotmail.com  

RAVEN COMPANY LLC
Mike Hughes
7502 South Willow Circle, Englewood, CO 80112-2721
303-770-7999
mike@ravencompany.com 
http://www.ravencompany.com

RedSphere Global
(Near Monte Vista, Colorado)
303.881.5181
http://www.redsphereglobal.com 
877.273.9828

ROCKY MOUNTAIN GUN SAFETY
Stacy & Chuck Jasper
3812 E. Pikes Peak Ave Ste 207/208, Colorado Springs, CO 80909-6781
rockymountaingunsafety@yahoo.com 
719-638-7406

STEVEN K. CRAWFORD
3311 ZUNI ST., DENVER, CO 80211-3357
303-964-8841
panvnv@hotmail.com

The Shooting School
1532 Galena St.
Aurora, CO 80010
(303) 478-8121
Dennis Young

dennis@theshootingschool.org
www.theshootingschool.org

THE SHOOTIST / COLORADO HANDGUN SHOOTING SCHOOL
Jon Vargason
2980 S Galapago St, Englewood CO 80110-1448
303-426-0372
303-781-3382

Tom Peck
303-674-1322
tpeck@mho.net

TRINIDAD STATE JR COLLEGE
600 Prospect
Campus Box 319
Trinidad, CO 81082
719-846-5616
www.trinidadstate.edu/nra 

SCHOOL OF DEFENSIVE GUNCRAFT
Clay Kreider
8550 Pearl St., Thornton, CO 80229-4807
303-429-3335

SILVER BULLET SHOOTING RANGE
Manuel Apodaca
5901 W. 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80212-7172
720-898-0267
www.silverbulletshootingrange.com

SPORTSMAN’S WAREHOUSE
Russ Jones
11 W. 84th Ave., Thornton, CO 80260-4801
303-428-6500
http://www.sportsmanswarehouse.com 
jperez@sportsmanswarehouse.com

TACTICAL SKILLS INSTITUTE
Jim Torrez
P.O. Box 336602
Greely, CO 80633
970-581-8503

T&L FIREARMS SAFETY INC.
T.L. Rathgeber
21743 E. Kenyon Pl., Aurora, CO 80018-4531
303-946-5687
http://www.tlfirearmssafety.com
sgt.rathgeber@tlfirearmssafety.com 

THE SWIFTSTRIKE SCHOOL
J.D.Cordle
183 E 111th Pl., Northglenn, CO 80233
720-934-2423 or 720-934-0157

Trident Concepts, LLC.
PO Box 11955 Prescott, AZ 86304-1955
(928) 925-7038

www.tridentconcepts.com


TREE FARMS ROD & GUN CLUB
Richard D. Jorgensen
12172 WCR 23, Ft. Lupton, CO. 80621
303-717-4274 or 720-290-2460
aquamotion@msn.com

WARRIORSCHOOL COLORADO
Nathan Paris
PO Box 7730
Longmont, CO 80501
303-960-9944
Email: paris@warriorschool.com 
www.warriorschool.com/courses/weaponcraft 


 


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