Online Virginia Gun Safety Class

About Our Course

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Filmed in a professional production studio with a state-certified instructor, Introduction to Handgun Safety is an engaging and entertaining way to learn about gun safety in the comfort of your home. The class is not sufficient to allow you to apply for a concealed handgun permit in Virginia. The  course reviews the fundamentals of safety and gun handling, including transportation, storage, and firing in defensive situations. Go ahead and give it a try–the class is offered completely free of charge and without ads. You only pay if you would like to print out a traceable certificate for submission. Here at American Firearms Training we strongly believe that everyone should have the training needed to safely exercise our 2nd Amendment rights.

Court Required Gun Safety Training

In many court jurisdictions, Introduction to Handgun Safety is sufficient to fulfill requirements for gun safety training.  if you have an upcoming court date, our course may be just what you need.

Course Cost

Introduction to Handgun Safety is free of charge to take, simply register and begin the course.  If you would like to purchase a completion certificate, we give you the opportunity to do so at the end of the class for $49.99.

How the Class Works

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Our gun safety course has been designed to be easy to access from any device at any time. You do not need to download any software; all you need is a web browser and a connection to the internet. Start and stop at your own convenience and we will remember where you left off. The class is made up of six video sections, each with a short multiple-choice quiz at the end. Following these there is a brief multiple-choice test to review your gun safety training. After successful completion, you can watch the video sections and take the quizzes and test as many times as you like. 

Class to Completion in just 90 Minutes

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Whether your goal is to be a safer gun owner, better defend yourself, or to exercise your rights, American Firearms Training is ready to support you through high quality, convenient classes.  The class is just a couple clicks away, and most people are done in 90 minutes. Start today and be on your way to shooting better and feeling safer.


Good luck and shoot safely!

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If you have questions about our course, feel free to email us at  Make sure you include your name, the state whose permit you are pursuing, and if you need a call back, a phone number.  We're happy to help.