Disclaimer notice: Handgun Training Specialist (HGTS) is an outside provider of training that uses the Bass Pro Facility. We are not employed by or act as an agent for Bass Pro Shops.
Training Location: Bass Pro Shop at Great Lakes Crossing Mall
Small classes with
Classroom and Range all at one location
One day class - times
are 10am- 6:30pm
One day class - times
are 10am- 6:30pm
One Class fee
includes all your training costs
Group rates available
- call for more information
We accept cash, checks and credit cards
Renewal applicants are welcome to attend the original CPL class and complete the same 3 hour legal part (same as original)
and one live fire hour range time.
CPL and CPL renewal class- Initial CPL open for renewal applicants
CPL Renewal only - 4 hour renewal class that include time for live fire
CPL and CPL Renewal class schedule dates:see screen shot of registration
Saturday 11 CPL and CPL renewal class
Sunday 12 CPL Renewal only
Wednesday 15 CPL and CPL renewal class
Saturday 18 CPL and CPL renewal class
Wednesday 22 CPL renewal only
Sunday 26 CPL and CPL renewal class
Select your class date, registration and payment here
All 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
Preparation is a key to
success - Here is
where we help you get the maximum advantage of your CPL
See how our support structure will
help assure your training success
1. Our exclusive CPL class preparation program - Learn more
class study time, increase knowledge
without increasing the cost.
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
Knowledge and Information section
Class Training 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.
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
The CPL Course Shooting Standards
State CPL See Course Content - Act 372 of 1927.pdf
Entry level standards: Our shooting skill development training method will help most shooters qualify on the first attempt.
1. Understand the basics of handgun operation and shooting safety
2. The ability to place shots in a 9 in circle at 12 ft. from a standing or sitting position
Demonstrate safe handgun operation and and shooting
skills to consistently and reliably place shots on a 8.5 x 11 inch sheet
of paper up to a distance of 21 ft. see how our
CPL preparation training program
will help the training process.
Demonstrate safe handgun operation and and shooting skills to consistently and reliably place shots on a 8.5 x 11 inch sheet of paper up to a distance of 21 ft. see how our CPL preparation training program will help the training process.
Training Equipment Required
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: Feb, 23, 2018
Please direct comments to firstname.lastname@example.org attention: ccw web page or call 248- 309-9579
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