Michigan Concealed Pistol Class

$ 140.00  one flat fee covers all costs

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Special Notice:  This website is under construction

Handgun Training Specialists (HGTS) is no longer associated with Bass Pro Shop.   It was Bass Pro Shop decision to discontinue the use of their faculties for outside training events.  This was a sudden and unannounced change in policy by BPS home office management.  That said, we at (HGTS) are now associated with Accurate Range and Firearms in Clarkston. 


Please call use at 248-309-9597 for more information and training schedule



CPL Application Process      


1. Complete the home study web based HeadStart preparation program (optional, but highly recommended)

 2. Attend the 8 hour course.  (Certificate of completion and application form issued at class).

 3 . Apply at your county clerks office and finger prints at sheriffs dept. (100.00 for application fee and 15.00 for finger prints.)

 4. The process takes about 30 days and the CPL license is mailed to your home address. 



Class Registration and Payment


Those attending a class are required to register and use the class preparation study program
The program is an important part of the training process

Training Schedule dates are for reference only.

please select your class date on our registration and payment link above.  



Training  Preparation  Section

Preparation is a key to success - Here is where we help you get the maximum advantage of your CPL training.
See how our support structure will help assure your training success

1.  Our exclusive CPL class preparation program - Learn more

 Extend class study time, increase knowledge without increasing the cost.

When you register  class registration you will be redirected to our preparation study web page.

There we have two programs to help you prepare for the class.

     1.  The complete CPL prep program with a written test

     2. The quick review if your time is limited


2) The (SSDT) Shooting Skill Development Training Process - learn More

   The method of training that creates reliable results


3) Our easy  registration and attendance procedure - read more



Applicant Knowledge and Information section

CPL Application Section

Michigan Concealed Pistol Application Guide   

Oakland County CPL application procedure - here          

The new concealed pistol renewal guide only -here     

CPL renewal applicants website- see more   

Range Module Briefing Manual




  1. Training Reference Material

    Firearms Laws of Michigan 2018 edition - here

    CPL management for the next five years - Here

    Concealed Carry and Self Defense- Your responsibility

    The Legal Resource Library - here

    State Firearms Forms and Documents - here

    Handgun ownership facts  here    


  3. Most Used Websites 

    Michigan State Police web site



    Homeland Security

    US Customs and Border Patrol



Training Equipment Required

Items included in price of class

60 rounds of ammunition (Each)  We supply the ammunition with the prepaid EZ enrollment program

Eye and ear protection (furnished by HGTS) 

Eye glasses are approved eye protection. We supply goggles that fit over your classes if you prefer.

One handgun (furnished by HGT)

Class clothing - casual clothing such as blue jeans etc. is recommended

Ladies - please no low cut top wear- hot empty cases ejected form a semi auto handgun can fall into places that create a real discomfort factor. 

Shoes: Generally wear shoes that help prevent slipping and falling. 

Athletic shoes such as running and walking shoes are usually the best. No open toe shoes or sandals.

One baseball cap - Ejected cases have been known to fall behind safety glasses. A cap of any type helps protect your eyes.

Note: Prescription eye glasses are approved as safety glasses at the range. If you wear classes and use them to shoot a hat provides a visor over your eyes to help prevent ejected cases for falling behind you glasses. 




Website page update: August  25, 2018


 Please direct comments to protectsystems@sbcglobal.net     attention: ccw web page or call  248 - 309-9579



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