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Concealed Handgun Training Courses to begin Sept. 21

Concealed Handgun Training Courses to begin Sept. 21

Concealed Handgun Training Courses will be held on Sunday, Sept. 21 - Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office Shooting Range, 3451 Hwy. 182, Raceland.

Each course will include the following:
- One hour of instruction on handgun nomenclature and safe handling procedures of a revolver and semi-automatic pistol.
- One hour of instruction on ammunition knowledge and fundamentals of pistol shooting.
- Three hours of instruction on the use of deadly force and conflict resolution, which will include reviews of laws relating to the use of deadly force.
- One hour of instruction on handgun shooting positions.
- One hour of instruction on child access prevention.
- Two hours of actual live range fire and proper handgun cleaning procedures. Live range fire shall include 12 rounds each at 6 feet, 10 feet, and 15 feet for a total of 36 rounds.

Cost is $110. Advance registration is required.

For more information, contact: Lieutenant Lafate Day at (985) 803-1062 or (985) 438-7873 lafate-day@lpso.net
This course is pre-requisite for those applying for a Concealed Handgun Permit from the state of Louisiana. The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office does not issue those permits.