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  1. Pistol Permits
    Are there any required training courses necessary to get a pistol permit throught Madison County?
  2. Other Weapons
    Up for karma is an Alpha Innovations PINK kubaton and training DVD. The DVD is corny but it may be useful if there's a lack of training. The link to the kubaton is listed below along with the stats. This is unused and has been collecting dust for several years now. My wife thinks its too...
  3. Firearms For Sale
    Here's the pics of my Paris-Dunn Mark I USN training rifle. Looking to thin out my gun cabinet some so this needs to go. I have no idea what it's worth so make a reasonable offer and it's yours. Gun is not complete so hard to compare to others on the internet but mine has the bayonet while those...
  4. Firearms For Sale
    I have a training rifle, WWII era with the bayonet, is that legal to sell in NYS? I'm at work now but could post pictures tonight if anyone was interested and or legal to sell. Aquired this from a retired LEO who also ran a small sporting goods shop from home many moons ago.
  5. Training
    I'm applying for a florida out of state permit and one of the requierments is that I take a safety class. Does anyone know of a range that offers safety classe's near Manhattan? I try'd the west side rifle&pistol range website but they didn't mention anything about safety classe's. If anyone...
  6. Pistol Permits
    Anyone take the safety/permit course at Blueline Tactical in Elmsford? It's only 4.5hrs but seems to focus on filling out the application not so much on training. I assume it satisfies the Pre-permit training requirement. Is $175 about average?
  7. Firearms in the News
    With mass shooting trainings timings closely associated with mass shooting events that have happened, some are worried that this is a warning of a future shooting to be staged at TSA checkpoints in airports. Homeland Security training TSA workers to save themselves in shooting | Washington...
  8. Pistol Permits
    Are their any courses that will get you an upgrade and/or any other suggestions that will help?
  9. Training
    Does anyone know of an instructor in Oneida Co. where you can do the yearly qualification for a Armed Security guard license? Also, a place to qualify for retired LEO care permit.
  10. Off-Topic
    Ive been thinking of what i want to when i get "older", Im a criminal justice student, so police officer is number 1 on the list, but right now there are more layoffs then hiring, so my second choice is security (eventually armed security, or personal protection of government officials, like the...
  11. Long Range Precision Shooting
    Long Gun Training is presenting a classroom event on the topic of external ballistics February 23: External Ballistics 12:00 - 5:00 pm / AR15 Headquarters / 6162 State Route 96 / Farmington, NY 14425 $85 per student Visit our web site to register class size limited to 20 students Long Gun...
  12. Training
    I been reading in the news about places that are giving free training to teachers and school officials. Being part of a school system I was wondering if there was any going on in the Rochester area?
  13. Long Range Precision Shooting
    Long Gun Training LLC is a new training company based in western New York please visit our web site We are just coming out of our start up phase please check back often on the web site for updates to our training schedule for 2013. Our class size for live fire training...
  14. Training
    Hey Guys, Thinking of getting some of these for training new students as well as helping me train on my own. Does anyone use them and if so what do you think of them? Thanks, Bill
  15. Shooting Ranges
    Does anyone know of any good places near NYC where they train people in pistol handling? I am willing to travel upstate and to long island as well, but I don't want to exaggerate and travel for more than 2 hours. Basically, I am looking for a beginner's course - one that doesn't require you to...
  16. Pistol Permits
    Hi there, I would like to apply for a pistol permit in Madison County. I don't know the first thing about shooting but as a DCO I should carry or at least know how to shoot. Anyone able to help me out with finding training? Thanks
  17. Training
    I already have the NRA Basic Pistol course under my belt. But I'm looking for more. Any training facilities near Putnam County? Suggestions for courses? Figured this might be a good discussion considering the current political climate. TIA.
  18. Training
    is their any place where you can go and get combat training for a zombie apocalypse i.e. military style training . Except without actually signing up for the military.
  19. Off-Topic
    I was wondering if anyone was aware of a civilian training/employment program for non-mililtary/non-police to get into as a career. Somewhere between an unarmed security guard and a high risk contractor in Iraq is what I am thinking....Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
  20. Firearms in the News
    What we've been saying all along... New York Police Recruits Need More Gun Training in Real-Life Scenarios, Critics Say -