Carry-to-Protect's Concealed Carry Certification course meets and exceeds the requirements set forth by the Attorney General of the state of Ohio for applying for a concealed handgun license.  Feel free to browse through our firearms safety certification courses.  All of our courses and training are led by NRA instructors that are tested and certified in each discipline and are generally taught in or around Pickerington, Ohio.  Special classes can be formed for groups of 10 or more students at a location determined to be suitable for classroom and range instruction outside of Pickerington, Ohio, if desired.  Feel free to contact us to set up a group class or to coordinate a class in your area.


Ohio Concealed Carry Certification

The state of Ohio offers several avenues to obtain a concealed handgun license.  Primarily, applicants will need to obtain certification in firearms safety that includes 10 hours of classroom instruction and 2 hours of practical application on a live shooting range.

                                             $85.00

NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting

Basic Pistol Shooting is an NRA instructor led, shooting course that teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely.

                                             $105.00


NRA Home Firearm Safety

Home Firearm Safety is an NRA instructor led, non-shooting course that teaches students the basic knowledge, skills, and to explain the attitude necessary for the safe handling and storage of firearms and ammunition in the home.

                                             $75.00



NRA Personal Protection in the Home

Personal Protection in the Home is an NRA instructor led, shooting course that teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense.

                                             $145.00