Okeechobee Shooting Sports is home to some of the finest shooting instructors in the state. Whether you’re just starting out or a skilled operator- you can find a class and instructor here you will enjoy and learn from.
We are also excited to partner with Florida Firearms Training to conduct Weekly Introductory and Concealed Weapons Permit classes. These classes will fulfill all of the Florida State requirements for CCW permits and give you the basics of handgun manipulation and defensive use.
To see a full list of unique offerings by our friends at Florida Firearms training, click here.
This 4 Hour class is designed to teach the student the basic knowledge and attitudes necessary for selecting, owning and using the pistol of their choice safely and effectively. Topics covered include: Safe gun handling, weapon selection, firearm nomenclature, ammunition options and applications and storage & maintenance. We will also cover the fundamentals of pistol shooting including, grip options, stance options, sighting fundamentals, trigger control. You will leave this class with a working knowledge of firearms and how to handle them safely and competently.
This course also includes our Florida Concealed Weapon License Course.
So you’ve got your Concealed Carry Permit, now what? This 4 Hour class covers those very next steps that everyone planning to carry a handgun for self-defense should learn. This is not a target shooting class- it’s learning to use your firearm in a realistic way to fight for your life and specifically addresses Concealed Carry issues. This is designed for current Concealed Carry License holders who would like to hone their personal protection skills for real life situations.
This is the required State of Florida certificated basic safety course, that covers firearms safety, on range qualification, individual legal responsibility and Florida law requirements. Cost includes class, range time, ear & eye protection if needed, State CWL application pack and all classroom materials.
Please note: This class is for experienced shooters who can demonstrate basic handgun knowledge and safety. If you are not an experienced shooter, please register for the Handgun Intro Class(left) which will also meet the requirements to apply for your Florida concealed weapon permit.
This All Day Class covers those very next steps with a focus on the Female Concealed Weapons Permit Holder. Topics covered include female specific options for concealed carry (holsters and handbags) such as shooting through a handbag. Ladies can learn and ask questions in a comfortable environment with their peers. This is designed for current Concealed Carry License holders who would like to hone their personal protection skills for real life situations. Check out a video of this class here!
This course is geared towards anyone looking to learn how to use the AR15 platform safely, effectively and reliably. It offers owners of AR-15 / M-4 /M-16 style rifles the necessary skill set for safe and proper application of this AR platform. Students will become familiarized with the AR-15 / M-4 rifle and will learn the basic gun-handling skills that are necessary to safely operate and maintain this weapon system.
Ammunition Required: 100 rounds
Additional Equipment: AR-15 or M-4 type rifle with iron sights or optic, sling, and gun cleaning kit.
With the unfortunate increase in violent crime, civilians as well as security personnel are beginning to realize the benefits of knowing basic Combat Casualty Care. Knowing what to do after a shooting or even an explosion can save not only your life but increase the chance of survival for those that are injured. FACT: It takes, in general, 3 minutes or less to bleed out from an arterial bleed caused by a gunshot wound. What can you do about it?
This full day course is designed to bring current life saving techniques to the student via a progressive learning training model that enables those with little or no medical experience to confidently complete the program knowing that he or she is equipped to save lives.
This class is taught using all the advantages of experience-based form, as opposed to just sitting in a classroom and listening to a lecture. Students become part of the exercise and are made to LIVE the Simulated Scenarios, Make Decisions and Practically Apply Skills.
Cost for this All Day Class is $200 including all materials.
This class is only offered once or twice a year and Space is limited to 12 students. Sign up now to be notified of the next class date!
7 Day Cancellation Policy