This Eight hour course is valid for Nevada, Placer, Sutter and Yuba Counties and is for an Initial Concealed Carry Permit. (Placer County should consult new permits first)
The course will cover how to register a handgun within California, firearm safety, permissible use of firearms, various CA Penal Codes, standard application for a Concealed Carry Permit, and unique Beale AFB requirements. A 50 question test, concerning the previous topics is used as an evaluation tool of understanding the course material, and a 50 round course of fire is used to evaluate handgun marksmanship. A practice course of fire may be shot if desired. You MUST qualify on each pistol you wish to have on your permit. You may qualify on up to three pistols. Completion of a Concealed Carry Class does NOT allow you to carry a concealed weapon; you must complete an application with your local Sheriff.
All pistols transported onto Beale AFB, must be transported unloaded and in a locked container. Pistols may NOT be transported on a motorcycle, IAW Beale AFB guidance.
Prerequisite: Be a Resident of Nevada, Placer, Sutter, or Yuba County, no arrests within past five years, and not forbidden by US or California law to possess a firearm. Firearm(s) MUST be registered in California to the applicant (Husband & Wife may share the same pistol for some counties).
Additionally, a concealable handgun with 100 rounds of ammunition per handgun, eye and ear protection is required. 50 rounds are for practice, and 50 rounds are to qualify with. If qualifying with more than one pistol, the practice ammo is not required for the additional pistols.
Placer County Please book your appointment with the Sheriff's Office, and 30 days prior to the appointment, enroll in a CCW class. Additionally for Placer County Only -No pistols less than 25 caliber, no derringers or "hideaway guns" or guns registered as Single Shot. See approved weapons for details.