​Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW) Firearms Safety Course

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The COS Training Resource Center has partnered with the Tulare County Deputy Sheriff Association to offer 4 hour CCW classes.
A one-day, four-hour class required by the Department of Justice in order to apply for a CCW Permit, or to renew your CCW Permit.
Tulare County Residents: You are only required to take the 4 hour CCW class in order to apply for a CCW Permit.
Kings County Residents: This course will not be sufficient for Kings County residents. Most Kings County agencies require the 16 hour class.
For specific questions regarding the 4 hour CCW course, please visit this webpage: http://rankinfield.org/ 
For FAQ's regaring the 4 hour CCW course, please visit this webpage: CCW-FAQ
Here is what some of our previous students are saying about the class:
  • “Instructor was knowledgeable, professional and interesting"
  • “Very informative. Learned a lot more about ammo and safety than had anticipated. Great!!”
  • “Fantastic class, great information, excellent delivery by instructor”
This is a not-for-credit course.
As such, you will not earn units and the class will not be reflected on your banner schedule or on transcripts. As a not-for-credit course, Financial Aid cannot be used to pay for or offset the costs of this course.
2018 Dates:
  • March 20: Visalia Campus - Room 107
  • April 17: Tulare Campus - Room 224
  • May 15: Visalia Campus - Room 107
  • June 19: Visalia Campus - Room 107
  • July 17: Visalia Campus
  • August 21: Visalia Campus
  • September 18: Tulare Campus
  • October 16: Visalia Campus
  • November 13: Visalia Campus
  • December 11: Visalia Campus
6:00-10:00 PM
Cost: $50
Classes held on Visalia Campus:
915 S. Mooney Blvd. 
Visalia, Ca 93277
John Muir Building
Classes held on Tulare Campus:
4999 E. Bardsley Ave.
Tulare, Ca 93274
Building B, Room 224 (upstairs)
Please visit the Rankin Field Website to register for this course: http://rankinfield.org/
Scroll down to the calendar that says "Tulare County CCW Classes – Non-Shooting, Classroom Instruction Only (College of the Sequoias)"; find the class you want to register for and click on the date; click "continue" and follow the prompts to register.
If you have problems registering, or do not have a computer, please call Rankin Field at 684-8853. Please note that they are closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, but open on the weekends.
Cancellation & Refund Policy:
Click here for the Training Resource Center cancellation and refund policy.
Last Updated: 3/15/2018 3:57 PM