Gain the experience and will to act quickly and decisively in an extreme situation; Bear Arms offers the specialized training programs and expert instruction you’re looking for to accomplish your goals.
PLEASE NOTE: To ensure accuracy of enrollment and proof of payment, we require online registration. You may also register at our facility using our in-store kiosk. Only ONE PARTICIPANT may sign up at a time. Multiple purchases must be done separately. 

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: All students who are taking conceal carry, firearms training, personal defense or educational classes or courses are REQUIRED to have a WAIVER on file at Bear Arms Indoor Boutique Shooting Range prior to attending any class. FILL OUT YOUR WAIVER NOW.


Concealed Carry & Personal Defense

Saturday, July 27, 2019
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Saturday, September 7, 2019
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time: 10:00 am—3:00 pm
Prerequisite: None
Fee: $75
Maximum: 12 students
NOTE: Please bring your own notepad and pen to take notes. Bear Arms does not supply notepads, paper or pens.

Class Description.

This five hour class is taught by an NRA Certified Pistol Instructor and exceeds the Wisconsin Dept. of Justice requirement for training for the CCW Permit. This comprehensive course focuses on basic firearm safety and one-on-one safe gun handling skills exercises. We will discuss the attitude, training and mindset necessary to responsibly own and carry a concealed weapon. Personal defense topics including the legal use of deadly force, modern concealed carry techniques, car jacking’s, home invasions as well as safety in your home and proper storage will be discussed. Course fee includes Certificate of Training, Wisconsin CCW Permit Application, and Course Training Manual along with some valuable Concealed Carry materials.

Instructors: All Instructors for this course are required to have NRA Firearms Instructor Certification.

Focus areas within this course include:

  • Self-Defense Law
  • Concealed Carry Concepts
  • Gun Free Zones
  • Universal Firearm Safety
  • Safe Firearm Storage
  • Safe loading and unloading procedures
  • Hands on gun handling exercises
  • Different types of handguns
  • Types of Ammunition
  • Concealment methods (holsters, purses etc.)

4+ Hour Class Time

Equipment and supplies required: None

Currently, 30 states recognize and honor Wisconsin’s Concealed Carry Permit.* These include:  Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

* Information is subject to change

REMEMBER: Sign up for ANY Concealed Carry Class and get these value-added benefits: 
  ♦ Free Swag Bag
  ♦ 1/2 hr. of Free Range Time – (Subject to availability)

  ♦ 1/2 hr. Private Lesson for only $40 (By appointment)

Save time! Fill out your waiver ahead of time before
you attend class or visit the Range.


Private Concealed Carry —
On Or Off-Site

We provide instructors for private Concealed Carry. Whether you’d like to take your CC class right here at Bear Arms, or in the privacy of your own home, we can accommodate your request. Whether it’s just you, or a group of friends, we’ll bring our instructor to you. Or we’ll make special arrangements just for your group right here at our range. Inquire about our Private Concealed Carry Class. Prices vary depending upon number of participants and where class is held. To find out more, or to schedule your private Concealed Carry class, please call 262.478.9111 or email our Training Department at We require 7 days advanced notice to schedule.
Class reservations are only accepted online. Payments are due in full. Valid ID with proof of age required. Individuals must be 21 years of age to attend this class, with the exception of Active Duty Military who must be 18 years of age. No walk-ins or class reservations by phone are accepted at this time. All class fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and do not include the state application fee. Class completion does not guarantee a Concealed Carry License will be approved.

If you need to reschedule your class date, please call 262.478.9111 or email the Bear Arms Training staff at as soon as possible. We require 48 hours advanced notice to reschedule.