Firearms Training

(Pistol - Shotgun - Rifle - Carbine)

Practical, Defensive,
Tactical, and Sport

and Tennessee Carry

Call Gilbert Perez:
(865) 235-8629

Training Courses


TN Department of Safety Handgun Safety Course

Classes are taught by one of our Certified NRA and Tennessee State Handgun Safety Program Instructors.

Cost $75.00 Per Person


Topics Covered:

    • Handgun Nomenclature
    • Function and Operation
    • Handgun Safety
    • Cleaning and Storage
    • Firing Range Exercises
    • Legal Aspects of Carrying a Handgun



  • Valid Tennessee Drivers License
  • Handgun
  • Holster(belt or paddle preferred) or gun case/pouch
  • Belt for placement of holster
  • Hearing Protection
  • Eye Protection
  • 50 Rounds of Factory Loaded Ammunition (Reloaded ammunition is acceptable only if it is of commercial manufacture)
  • Paper and Pencil
  • Bag Lunch and Snacks (Refrigerator available and water bottles provided)

  • * Tennessee State Requirements:

    The State of Tennessee requires the students to submit the original handgun course application online.

    When submitted the student will immediately receive a confirmation number. The student will need to print the confirmation and retain it through the entire process.

    Even though a person has a permit and is authorized to possess or carry a firearm pursuant to TCA 39-17-1315 or 39-17-1351, there are restrictions as to where firearms may be carried. Additional information pertaining to possession of and carrying a firearm are listed by Tennessee Code Annotated. More information can be obtained online from the Tennessee Code Annotated lookup (this link is to LexisNexis site external to Tennessee Department of Safety website).

    Course Completion

    At Patriot Shooting Academy LLC. we take pride in all of our students. Upon completion of the course each student will receive a course certificate, detailed course outline and personalized training guide.

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    We offer Beginner to Advanced Training, Personal Training, and Group Training

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