Basic and Ultimate AZ CCW Course

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The Basic CCW Course course offered by Armed Personal Defense™ is intended for the experienced shooter who wishes to become familiar with Arizona laws regarding concealed carry of a firearm and when that firearm may be legally employed in self-defense situations.


The Basic CCW Course - offered by Armed Personal Defense™ is an 3½ hour course that appropriate for anyone wishing to gain a detailed understanding of firearms safety, strategies for personal security, and the laws relating to firearms and the use of deadly force in Arizona.


Topics covered in the Basic CCW Course include:

·      Basic Firearms Safety

·      Understanding the Criminal Mindset

·      Combatting Fear in a Life Threatening Situation

·      Strategies for Personal Security Inside and Outside the Home

·      Non-Lethal Force Options for Self Defense

·      Understanding the Criminal/Civil Justice Systems

·      Justification for the use of Physical or Lethal Force

·      What constitutes "Self Defense" when using a firearm

·      Discussion of the “Castle Doctrine” in Arizona

·      Where you can legally carry a firearm in Arizona

·      Handling contact with Law Enforcement while carrying a firearm

·      Interstate Travel with Firearms and Reciprocity

·      Update on the most recent changes in Arizona gun laws


Cost of the course does NOT include the $60 application fee payable to AZ DPS.  This fee must be submitted to DPS in the form of either a certified check or money order at the time of application.


The Ultimate Arizona CCW Course   Our 8 hour course involves approximately 6 hours of lecture along with 2 hours of range time.  This course is appropriate for beginners or more experienced shooters who wish to gain a more complete understanding of how to prepare for a lethal confrontation.


During the lecture portion of the class we cover the following topics in detail:

·       Firearms Safety Rules

·       Safe Handling and Storage of Firearms

·       Understanding the Criminal Mindset

·       Developing your own Fighting Mindset

·       Combatting Fear in a Life Threatening Situation

·       Strategies for Personal Defense

·       How to Deal with Threats

·       Non-Lethal Force Options for Self Defense

·       Understanding the Criminal Justice System

·       Understanding the Civil Justice System

·       Legal Justification for the Use of Lethal Force

·       Where You Can Legally Carry a Firearm


During the range portion of the class we cover the following topics in detail:

·       Four Practical Rules of Firearms Safety

·       Defensive Pistol Operation

·       Pistol and Caliber Selection

·       Safe Loading and Unloading of a Pistol

·       Six Fundamentals of Marksmanship

·       Basic Marksmanship Drills (50 rounds)


Cost of the course does NOT include the $60 application fee payable to AZ DPS.  This fee must be submitted to DPS in the form of either a certified check or money order at the time of application.

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