Unless otherwise exempt, as of October 1, 2013, a Maryland resident must possess a valid Handgun Qualification License before he/she may purchase, rent, or receive a handgun. Details on exemptions may be found below. You do not need a Handgun Qualification License to own a gun you already have. The Handgun Qualification License is only needed for purchasing, transferring, or renting a regulated firearm after October 1, 2013.
Overview of the State Firearms laws (what constitutes a regulated firearm, how to properly purchase or transfer a firearm, where allowed to carry or transport a firearm, when necessary to possess a carry permit, who is prohitited from possessing firearms and state laws relating to minors, permissible levels of force, use of deadly force)
Home Firearm Safety (safety rules, storage)
Handgun Mechanisms and Operations (nomenclature, proper operation, safe handling, cleaning and mainitenance, ammunition, loading and unloading of ammunition)
Operation and Handling Demonstration (student demonstration of safe handling of a fiream in the classroom, live fire exercise at the range)
The Firearms Safety Training Course must be instructed by a Qualified Handgun Instructor.
Duration: min 4 hours
Cost: $100.00, plus $30 for the use of school's firearms and ammunition.
Eye and ear protection provided at no charge.
A non-refundable $50.00 deposit is required to reserve your space in class.
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