Handgun Safety Course (Free) Phoenicia, NY

Handgun Safety Course (Free) Phoenicia, NY

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FREE Handgun Permit/Safety Course

About this event

Phoenicia Fish and Game Association is Proud to Sponsor a free Handgun Safety Course instructed by ARMSTA Instructors.

Phoenicia Fish & Game Association has been offering this free course since 2014, over 18,500 + people have attended our course.

This Course is being taught by Arms Traders of America Training Division.

Armsta Instructors are certified by NRA and numerous organizations.

Whether you would like to learn safety or are looking to apply for your permit, our course is ranked one of the best course around.

A handgun safety course is required by Ulster and Greene County Pistol Permit Applicants.

Note: Our course is accepted in many counties, if you are not a resident of Ulster, Dutchess and Greene please call your county permit office to ask if this course satisfies their county requirement. 

This is a non shooting course, it will be held in a classroom setting, you will learn safe handgun handling, different types of handguns, ammunition, ammunition components, loading and unloading handguns, cleaning and various other important handgun safety lessons.

There will be a complete review of Ulster County Pistol Permit Application and the process.

Course Completion Certificate (accepted by Ulster & Greene County) will be issued at the end of the course which satisfies the requirement and must be submitted with the application.

If you reside in another county please call your county's pistol permit office first to ask them if they will accept our certificate.

Regular fee for this course is $250

We offer this Handgun Permit / Safety Course 100 % free. 

Any donation to the club will be appreciated.

Please register each attendee separately, the certificates will be issued according to the info and name you provide if you are registering your spouse and children please register each of them separately. 



I am not applying for a permit can I take this course?

Yes, anyone can take this course.

Is there an age limit to attend this course ?

Under 18 must attend with parent or legal guardian.


What should I bring to the course ?

Government issued Photo ID, a pen (Black Ink Only), a notebook.


Can I bring my kids even if they are under 18 Years old ?

Yes, we encourage you to bring your kids of any age with you so they learn safety as well but you will need to register them.


Can I bring my family and friends with me ?

Yes you can bring them, but they all need to register.


Can I share this event with my family and friends on Facebook ?

Yes, please do, we encourage everyone to share this event and let your friends and family know. Please include our the following link so others can register.



Where can I contact the organizer if I may have any questions?

Call 845-605-ARMS (2767) or email:  training@armsta.com


Will I have to shoot in this course ?

No, this is not a shooting course, in NYS you cannot handle a handgun unless you have a NYS Handgun Permit.


Does Armsta offer Multi-State Firearm Safety Course for non-resident conceal firearms permit ?

Yes, Armsta Instructors are Utah BCI certified and offer Utah & Florida Firearms Safety Course, Utah & Florida Non-Resident Permit allows you to carry a concealed handgun in over 30 states. New York Pistol License is not required first to obtain this special permit. To register for Utah Course please email us at training@armsta.com


I already have a NYS Handgun Permit, but have restrictions on my permit, does Armsta offer any live fire shooting courses which will help remove these restrictions?

Yes, they offer live fire shooting courses which will help remove restrictions from your permit, please emails at training@armsta.com


I received my permit, I would like to take additional training, do they offer any additional training ?

Yes, they offer courses that will help you to handle and carry your handgun in a safe manner, they will also teach you to shoot accurately and clean your handgun after use.


I received my permit, I don't know which handgun to buy, I need help ?

No problem, they are Firearms Instructors and Licensed Dealer, they can help you purchase your first handgun.

email:  training@armsta.com 


What other courses do they offer ?

Please visit www.armstatraining.com


Information about the Sponsor

Phoenicia Fish and Game Association



Information about the Organizer

Arms Traders of America

Training Division

website: www.armsta.com/training

email: training@armsta.com

Phone: 845-605-ARMS (2767)

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