Certified Firearms Training

Federal Firearms Licensed (FFL)

Maryland HQL

Maryland Wear and Carry

Washington, DC Concealed Carry

Utah Concealed Carry

NRA Pistol and Rifle Firearm Instructors

Recognized by the Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (C-TECC)

Verified Veteran-Owned Small Business

Calendar

Feb
21
Fri
Maryland HQL Course–February 21, 2020 @ Essential Support Services
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Maryland Handgun Qualification 

Maryland Handgun Qualification License

February 21, 2020

Students taking this course may also apply for the Utah Concealed Carry Permit for an additional $25.00 fee.

Essential Support Services (Classroom)

2028 Liberty Rd.
Sykesville
MD 21784

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

$100
$50 deposit when registering. Balance due on day of training in cash, PayPal or credit card

Essential Support Services provides for-fee assistance to process your application including fingerprinting, application processing, and passport photos.

 

 

Maryland Wear and Carry Renewal–February 21-22, 2020 @ Essential Support Services
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm

Maryland Wear and Carry Renewal

Maryland Wear and Carry permits need to be renewed on a cyclical basis. This course salsifies the Maryland renewal requirements.

 

February 21-22, 2020

9:00 a.m. to 500 p.m.

$150 

$100 deposit when registering. Balance due on day of training in cash, PayPal or credit card

 

Essential Support Services (Classroom)

February 21-22, 2020

2028 Liberty Rd.
Sykesville
MD 21784

Live Fire Range

February 21-22, 2020

Bollinger’s Gunsmithing
4485 Piney Creek Rd.
Taneytown, MD 21787

Maryland Wear and Carry–February 21-22, 2020 @ Essential Support Services
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm

Maryland Wear and Carry 

Students may apply for Washington, DC and Utah concealed carry permits for an additional $25.00 each payable on the day of training.

 

Maryland Wear and Carry Permit

February 21-22, 2020

$350.00 

$100.00 deposit required when registering. On the registration page enter required information and click submit to be taken to a PayPal payment site. Balance is due on the day of training in cash, credit card, or PayPal.

Additional Fees

$75 paid to the Maryland State Police. ESS can also collect this fee and include it with your application.

Essential Support Services provide for-fee assistance for processing your application, fingerprinting, and passport photos.

February 21, 2020 classroom training 

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Essential Support Services

2028 Liberty  Rd.

Sykesville, MD 21784

February 22, 2020 live-fire training 

 

Live-fire training is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Live-fire range located at:
Bollinger’s Gunsmithing
4485 Piney Creek Rd.
Taneytown, MD 21787

 

IMPORTANT: Bring a sturdy belt, ball cap, ear protection, eye protection,  sunscreen and ammunition. You will not be allowed to shoot without eye and ear protection. Dress for the weather–we train in the rain, mud, chilly, cold, freezing, snow, and heat. If bringing your own handgun please bring ammunition for it. If you will be using one of our guns please bring 9 mm ammunition. Also bring an outside the waistband holster and a magazine carrier for your personal firearm and magazines.  If you do not have a personal firearm we will provide one.

 

8 Tips for Carrying Concealed–Part 1

Mar
10
Tue
Maryland Handgun Qualification License March 10, 2020 @ Carroll Community College
Mar 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Maryland Handgun Qualification License Course At Carroll Community College

Maryland Handgun Qualification License

March 10, 2020

6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

$125

Offered through Carroll Community College

Course #:  PDE-080-C3T

Register for the course by visiting http://www.carrollcc.edu/

Click “take classes for personal enrichment” then click ” Lifestyle and Popular Culture”  and search for course title or course number.

You may also call the college at 410-386-8100 to register.

 

Mar
13
Fri
Private Wear and Carry Training for a Realtor Group–March 13-14, 2020 @ Essential Support Services
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm

Private Wear and Carry Training for a Realtor Group

March 13-14, 2020

 

$350 

$100 deposit when registering. Balance due on day of training in cash, PayPal or credit card

 

Essential Support Services (Classroom)

March 13, 2020

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

2028 Liberty Rd.
Sykesville
MD 21784

Live Fire Range

March 14, 2020

9:00 to 1:00

Bollinger’s Gunsmithing
4485 Piney Creek Rd.
Taneytown, MD 21787