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North Carolina Concealed Permit Course/Training Requirements Compared to Virginia
Concealed Carry / My Experience / Personal Defense

North Carolina Concealed Permit Course/Training Requirements Compared to Virginia

In April 2015, a North Carolina certified concealed carry instructor, Larry Wegman of FTA-Firearms, contacted a Raleigh area television station about people using the Virginia non-resident option to get around the course/training requirements of the North Carolina concealed handgun permit. As noted in my last post, Wegman was particularly concerned about the ability to satisfy … Continue reading

“Skirting” the North Carolina Concealed Carry Permit Course/Training Requirements via the Virginia Non-Resident Permit
Concealed Carry / My Experience / Personal Defense

“Skirting” the North Carolina Concealed Carry Permit Course/Training Requirements via the Virginia Non-Resident Permit

Earlier this spring, there was a minor controversy in North Carolina when a concealed carry permit class instructor complained to a local television station that people were skirting North Carolina’s course requirement by getting a Virginia non-resident concealed handgun permit instead. Although several states require their residents to obtain their home state permit even though … Continue reading