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HQL Classes


Course Name:  MD Handgun Qualification License Course

Cost:  $75.00 per person

Course Overview:  Required 4 hour course for new purchasers of handguns in Maryland.  Certain exceptions apply.  Does NOT include the required digital LiveScan fingerprinting that is normally  available onsite.

Course Length:  4 hours


Course Topics:

Classroom Instruction

  1. Pistol knowledge and operation

  2. Pistol action types

  3. Rules for safe gun handling and use

  4. Ammunition knowledge

  5. Fundamentals of pistol shooting

  6. Intro to MD firearms laws

  7. Selecting your first pistol

  8. Maintenance and storage

  9. Application process

  10. Dry/Live fire session

Pre-requisites:  No prior experience required. 

Next Course: The HQL class meets the State of Maryland's requirements needed to apply for your HQL license. 

Please note: The button below will take you to our course overview page, where you can select your firearm class of choice from the dropdown menu, then register for available dates and times. If you have any questions about registration, please give us a call at 240-727-1932

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