Course Description

Firearms Instructor

Lucas Kennedy

Lucas Kennedy is  co-owner and Chief Instructor of  The Concealed Handgun Training Company he has twelve years of experience in the public safety sector to include law enforcement and security. He also serves as a police training coordinator, law enforcement  firearms instructor, supervisor for intelligence unit, high risk entry team member, and is a certified State of Tennessee firearms instructor. Lucas is passionate about educating first time firearm owners and shooters on the laws pertaining to carrying and defending yourself with a firearm and the tactics needed to survive a deadly force encounter.  

Course curriculum

This course is for residents of Tennesse who want to obtain the concealed carry permit

  • 1

    What you will Learn In This Course

    • A message from the instructor

    • Notice

    • COURSE OUTLINE

  • 2

    TRAVELING WITH YOUR FIREARM

    • Reciprocity Intro

    • Reciprocity States

    • Interstate Travel

    • Us Code 18

    • Flying with your firearm

    • TSA

    • Vehicles With Guns In Parking areas

    • Interaction With Law Enforcement

    • Traveling with your firearm quiz

  • 3

    HOW FIREARMS WORK (basic nomenclature)

    • Nomenclature

    • Nomenclature Quiz

  • 4

    HANDGUN USES AND TECHNIQUES

    • Hand gun use's

    • Learning to Shoot

    • Finding Your Dominate Eye

    • Shooting Fundamentals

    • Grip

    • Stance

    • Aiming

    • Sight Alignment

    • Sight Alignment demo

    • Sight Alignment mistake

    • Sight Picture

    • Trigger Control

    • Finger Placement

    • Breath Control

    • Follow Through

  • 5

    BASIC FIREARMS SAFETY

    • Intro

    • 4 Rules to Firearms Safety

  • 6

    SAFE HANDLING

    • Best Practice

    • Safe Handling Range

    • Safe Storage

    • Guns With Children In The Home

    • Gun Cleaning Safe Practice

  • 7

    BASIC TENNESSEE HANDGUN LAWS

    • Law Intro

    • Where You Can Not Carry

    • Where You can not carry follow up quiz

    • Carrying Under the Influence

    • Carrying Under the Influence follow up Quiz

    • Self Defense

    • Self Defense follow up quiz

    • Use Of Deadly Force Intro

    • Use Of Deadly Force Definition/Consideration

    • Deadly Force Follow up Quiz

    • Castle Doctrine Intro

    • Castle Definition

    • Castle Doctrine Quiz

    • Criminal/Civil Consequences

    • Criminal/Civil Consequences Quiz

  • 8

    NEXT STEPS HOW TO APPLY FOR LICENSE

    • About your permit

    • What's Next

    • Conclusion