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September 7th and October 27th are the next classes. Please let us know which date you are signing up for. 

Basics of Pistol Shooting Course

So you want to learn how to shoot?  Wonderful!  You have come to the right place!  This course will be held in one day for approximately 6 to 8 hours.  You will learn the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for owning and using a revolver and semi-automatic pistol in a safe manner.  Safety comes first, and we stress that throughout the day.  You will learn how to identify parts of a pistol and action types and will be able to demonstrate how to handle a pistol safely.  You will also learn about the five components of a pistol cartridge and the firing sequence.  We will talk about the factors in determining purchasing a handgun and storage.  You will also learn about malfunctions and how to clear them.  Shooting is not just about aiming and pulling the trigger.  We will teach you the five fundamentals of marksmanship.  This class includes classroom time and range time.  Handguns are provided if you need one.  You must register at least one week before the class.   The fee is $175.00 plus the $20.00 range fee, payable on the day of class. 

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USCCA Defensive Handgun Shooting

This course is intuitive, reality-based, & efficient. It comes with a book and is for those who have previously shot, and want a better understanding of Defensive Shooting Fundamentals. It's for women and men of various ages & skill levels or perhaps someone who wants a primer course prior to getting their CCW. So if you have or have not shot in a while, join us. At the end of the day, you will be prepared mentally and physically to apply the knowledge and shoot defensively in a critical situation. Learn More About the Defensive Shooting Fundamentals Curriculum. 

Contact Dean Rue to schedule a class
at (916)764-9218

Yes! We are certified CA DOJ Instructors!


August 24th and 25th is our next CCW Class! Sign up now!

Conceal Carry Course for Sacramento, Placer, and Yolo County

Course Description:

The Conceal Carry Weapons Permit will be held over two days. This is NOT a teaching how-to-shoot course. This consists of the classroom and at the shooting range. Students will learn about firearm safety, ammunition selection, and malfunctions, the safe storage and legal transportation of firearms, State and Federal laws regarding Concealed Carry and permissible use of force, firearm selection, the defensive mindset, and more. 

Upon meeting the necessary standards set by Deadeye Dames and the State of California, the student will be awarded a Certificate of Qualification to meet the requirements of the Sheriff's Office.

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This course is 16 hours, costs $250.00, and includes three firearms. The range fee is $20.00 cash payable day of class.

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August 25th will be the next class.

Sacramento, Placer, & Yolo County Renewal

Need to renew your training qualifications? This course is the new 8-hour length. This includes State and Federal Laws pertaining to Concealed Carry and permissible use of force. You will receive your certificate for the Sheriff's department after successful completion.  The fee is $175.00 (includes three firearms maximum of three). The Range Fee is $20.00 cash and is payable on the day of class.


Please call to schedule your class.  916-844-2486


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Utah Non-resident Concealed Carry Class

Sign up for the July 14th class!

Utah  Multi-State
Concealed Carry for Non-Residents

The Utah Multi-State CCW class is great if you like to travel.  It is four hours long and is a non-shooting course  This non-resident CCW permit is available to most lawful individuals, including residents of the state of California. The Utah Multi-State CCW allows you reciprocatory benefits in 33 states including Nevada and Washington. Our class is approved by the state of Utah. We’ll guide you through the entire process. You apply and renew every 5 years online or through the mail.  You will receive a finger print card, and a digital passport photo to submit. The cost is $175.00.

Please call to schedule a class.  Minimum of 3 participants. 


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Click here to register for a private class $250.00

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August 31st is the next class!

Off Body (Purse/Bag)
Concealed Carry Class

The Off-Body Concealed Carry Course is a must for those interested in carrying a concealed purse or bag. Here's why you should take this class:

  1. Specialized Techniques: Learn key techniques for safely holding and carrying concealed bags.

  2. Flexible Option: Explore off-body carry as a flexible alternative for individuals who can't use traditional holsters.

  3. Added Responsibility: Understand the extra responsibility of carrying off-body, making this course essential for permit holders.

  4. Comprehensive Skills: Gain knowledge on risks, safety factors, and essential skills for off-body carry.

  5. Practical Training: Develop skills like fitting a pistol in a purse, reloading on the move, and mastering defensive shooting fundamentals.

This course provides a practical and focused learning experience, offering vital skills and knowledge for safe and responsible off-body concealed carry.

The cost is $150.00 plus a $20.00 cash Range Fee payable day of class.

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Add this onto any class!

Arizona Non-Resident CCW
Add-On to ANY Class

Here is a list of states that honor Arizona non-resident CCW permits. (Nonresident 31 states, Resident 37 states as of July 2020)

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming. No class is necessary but must have a current CA CCW.

The fee is $50.00 for Fingerprinting Rolling, in addition to Arizona fee's.

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