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Permit-to-Carry Course for One, Two, or Four from Common Sense Firearms Training (Up to 54% Off)

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In a Nutshell

An NRA-certified instructor covers topics such as state gun laws, handgun safety, and how bullets work during two- to three-hour class

The Fine Print

Expires Jun 30th, 2013. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. 24hr cancellation notice required. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Learning to use a firearm requires patience and a steady hand, much like feeding a squirrel an M&M. Hone your skills with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $35 for a permit-to-carry course for one (a $70 value)
  • $69 for a permit-to-carry course for two (a $140 value)
  • $130 for a permit-to-carry course for four (a $280 value)

During the two- to three-hour class, an NRA-certified instructor covers subjects such as safe operation of a handgun, what to do if confronted, Iowa's gun laws, and how to obtain a permit to carry weapons. The teacher leaves plenty of time at the end of his class to answer questions or review additional topics. After completing the course, students receive the certification needed to apply for a permit to carry weapons in the state of Iowa.

Common Sense Firearms Training

Drawing upon eight years as a U.S. Army Ranger and a career in Washington state law enforcement, Larry R. Kolontar teaches students the skills and knowledge necessary to safely own a firearm. During his two- to three-hour sessions at Common Sense Firearms Training, the NRA-certified instructor maintains a low-key, unintimidating atmosphere where students can feel comfortable asking questions. Though catered to women, his class imparts basic firearm knowledge to any pupil, ranging from proper grip to care and maintenance.


  • “Great class, would recommend to anyone ready to get permit, or just want to learn more about hand guns and proper use. ”

  • “Training was thorough, in a very understandable and friendly manner. ”

  • “GREAT class. Learned a ton!”

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    Comfort Inn Ankeny

    2602 SE Creekview Dr.

    Ankeny, IA 50021


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