Pistol Certification Classes

The Hartford Gun Club Pistol classes are available with certified instructors.  The information and links to these instructors is detailed below and the schedule of any upcoming classes is shown in the calendar listed  below on the right.


Please make certain to contact an instructor either through their website or, by calling the instructors listed below to register for a  class.
Permit instructors act independently from regular club business.  Do not show up for a class without registering in advance.


Instructor Bob Margolis, is NRA Certified in Pistol, Rifle & Shotgun. Bob is also a Certified Instructor for MA carry permits. Bob’s is also a Safety Officer with IDPA and a Training Counselor /  Instructor with the USCCA.

860.778.1212 or bob@lifesafetraining.com


LifeSafe Training

Instructor James A. Lyon offers the NRA, Basic Pistol Safety Class which is an 8 hour course required to obtain the Connecticut Pistol Permit. Click on the image to enlarge it and see his information or visit his website below.

(860) 933-3687


Training Calendar

Training calendar area

Pistol Classes

There are no upcoming events.

View the PDF detailing C.G.S. Sec. 29-28 Permit to carry pistol or revolver by clicking hereC.G.S. Sec. 29-28 Permit to carry pistol or revolver by clicking here