Handgun Carry Permit

Handgun Carry Permit
Hand gun carry permit classes will be held the first and third Saturdays, second Wednesday, and fourth Monday and Tuesday evenings, of each month excluding holidays. Also offering Basic Pistol Instruction and Defensive Pistol/Use of Force classes. Check our Events page for dates.

Our certified instructors teach the handgun carry permit class, which enables you to protect yourself, your family and your community. All permit Classes are given the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month. Signing up is easy, just stop by or call us at 931-222-4657. Single $75.00 and Couples are $125.00

Basic Pistol Instruction

Templar Shooting Sports provides basic pistol instruction on a one on basis with either the customers own weapon or with one of our rentals. Class covers gun safety, firearm cleaning, loading and unloading, grip, stance, sighting, firing, holstering and other fundamentals every firearm owner should know. You may come in Monday through Friday with no appointment necessary. Cost is only $25/hr.


Defensive Pistol/Use of Force

This is a two day class held from 5 to 8pm, prerequisite - Handgun Carry Permit.

For more comprehenisve skills, speak to Richard about a personal training course with one-on-one private instruction.

Pistol Instruction Class

Security Classes

Armed Class two-days 16 hours, Unarmed Class 4.5 hours, Armed Renewals 4.5 hours

The first 4.5 hours of the class are for both armed and unarmed security, beginning at 0830.
The unarmed class ends at approximately 1300 hours. The armed class continues until approximately 1630 hours.
The second day begins at 0830 for the person initially obtaining their armed security license. Also, the first four hours the students who need to renew their armed license attends this portion. The armed class continues until approximately 1630 hours.
For the two-day armed class or the armed renewal, students will need a quality handgun in any one of the following calibers: 9mm, 38spl, .357, 380, lOmm, .40, .45 auto. You also need a quality holster, and at least one spare magazine (2 preferred). If shooting revolver 2 speed loaders are preferred and you need to bring or purchase from the range 100 rounds of ammunition. You are required to wear adequate eye and ear protection.

Our Classes Work

Basic Pistol Class

Basic Pistol

Group Class

Group Classes

Personal Instruction

One on One