HQL Course Date and Location?
HQL courses are held on a rolling basis every month. After checkout students will confirm a mutually available time slot with their instructor directly. Courses are held in Waldorf Maryland, the full classroom address is provided After checkout.
What to expect from our HQL course?
This is a 4-hour course that concludes with live-fire certification via Simunition pistol which will take place on site. There will be opportunity for breaks so that students can relieve themselves as needed. Maryland Law requires that all HQL courses cover the 4-areas listed below.
(1) State Firearm Law. Overview of the State firearm laws, including discussion of what constitutes a regulated firearm, how to properly purchase or transfer a firearm, where allowed to carry or transport a firearm, when necessary to possess a carry permit, who is prohibited from possessing firearms, and state law relating to minors, permissible levels of force, and use of deadly force.
(2) Home Firearm Safety. Overview of handgun and firearm safety in the home, including discussion of access to minors, locking and storing of firearms, and use of safety devices, such as secure lock boxes.
(3) Handgun Mechanisms and Operation. Overview of the proper operation and safe handling of a handgun, including cleaning and maintenance, the loading and unloading of ammunition, and the differences between revolvers and semi-automatic handguns.
(4) Operation and Handling Demonstration. Orientation component that demonstrates the person’s safe operation and handling of a firearm, to include a “live fire” component in which the applicant safely shoots the fire
|Students must bring a valid driver’s license or state issued ID to class with them for verification.
Students must arrive on time and be present for the entire duration of class.