CT/Utah Combo Course

This is a specially designed class for those seeking the NRA Basic Pistol Class (required for CT Permit, some counties in NY and is valid when applying for a FL permit) and the Utah Pistol Permit Class (valid in 33 other states) and wish to do so in 1 day.


There are no prerequisites for this course.


This one day course includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; various shooting positions; cleaning the pistol; Utah law with regard to firearms and the use of force as well as Federal Firearms laws and continued opportunities for skill development. This is followed by live fire shooting at the range.

Included in the course fee:

  • Utah Pistol Permit Course, taught by Utah BCI Certified Instructor
  • NRA Basic Pistol Safety Course, taught by NRA Certified Instructor
  • Two passport sized photos
  • One completed fingerprint card
  • Copy of your drivers license
  • Utah CPF Application stamped with Utah Certified Instructors Seal
  • Envelope ready to mail your application and accompanying paperwork to UTAH BCI
  • NRA Basic Pistol Course Completion Certificate sent via email upon successful completion of the course
  • One on One Live Fire Range Time Instruction
  • Use of firearms: semi-auto & revolver
  • Ammunition, Targets, Eye & Ear Protection


Classroom: 1481 Southford Road, Southbury, CT 06488.  Please check your “CLASS INFO” for full details.

Range: Bridgeport Shooting Range 1918 Stratford Avenue, Bridgeport 06607


$225. A $25 deposit* is required to register.
*$25 deposit is non-refundable, but may be transferred to a future class if you cannot attend the original class. Please see our refund policy for more information.

Private Classes are Available:

Email Laurie to schedule: info@bluecordfirearms.com

Private Classes can be held in our location or yours.  Range time will still be in Bridgeport.

$100 Private Course Fee
may be divided up between however many people you have joining you for class.

For example:

1 Person Private Class = $225 ($125 course fee, plus $100 private)

2 Person Private Class = $350 ($125 course fee x 2 people, plus $100 private fee)

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