In just 90 minutes from now you could be applying for your Wyoming Concealed Carry Permit. The online safety class from American Firearms Training, plus your application, are all that you will need to apply to carry a concealed weapon in states with which Wyoming has reciprocity. To get a permit, Wyoming requires that you complete a firearm safety or training course and present your completed class certificate and application to the local sheriff’s office. Ready to get started? Just click the green button on the right. The course certificate is only $49.99, about half the cost of an in-person class.
Introduction to Pistol Safety is our 90 minute online class covering firearms safety techniques from handling to transportation. It is produced in a dedicated film studio, and taught by a professional, state-certified instructor. We think it’s the best firearms training video on the internet. But why not check it out yourself? It’s completely free. Because American Firearms Training advocates for firearms safety in all 50 states, we offer our class free of charge to everyone. At the conclusion of the course if you decide to apply for your Wyoming permit to carry a concealed firearm, you just pay $49.99 and print out your official certificate of completion.
The course Introduction to Pistol Safety is organized into seven short sections, each with a brief multiple choice quiz. At the end of the class you will take a summary test on principles from throughout the course. The quizzes, test, and even the entire course, can be taken as many times as you like in order to ensure that you are comfortable with the principles of gun safety. Our Wyoming online class is completely internet based, with nothing to download or install. You can use any computer to complete the class, and even change computers if needed. Stop when you need to, and we will remember your spot so you can pick up right where you left off.
Whether your goal is to get your concealed handgun permit, or just to brush up on gun safety, American Firearms Training wants to see you succeed. Signup takes only a minute, and then you can be on your way to feeling safer, protecting yourself and your family, and exercising your rights. You may be new to handguns or you may be a seasoned pro. Either way, in just 90 minutes you could be applying for a Wyoming carry permit and be assured that your handgun safety practices are in top shape. Good luck and shoot safe!
From W.S. § 6-8-104 (b):
(b) The attorney general is authorized to issue permits to carry a concealed firearm to persons qualified as provided by this subsection. The attorney general shall promulgate rules necessary to carry out this section no later than October 1, 1994. Applications for a permit to carry a concealed firearm shall be made available and distributed by the division of criminal investigation and local law enforcement agencies. The permit shall be valid throughout the state for a period of five (5) years from the date of issuance. The permittee shall carry the permit, together with valid identification at all times when the permittee is carrying a concealed firearm and shall display both the permit and proper identification upon request of any peace officer. The attorney general through the division shall issue a permit to any person who:
(i) Is a resident of the United States and has been a resident of Wyoming for not less than six (6) months prior to filing the application. The Wyoming residency requirements of this paragraph do not apply to any person who holds a valid permit authorizing him to carry a concealed firearm authorized and issued by a governmental agency or entity in another state that recognizes Wyoming permits and is a valid statewide permit;
(ii) Is at least twenty-one (21) years of age;
(iii) Does not suffer from a physical infirmity which prevents the safe handling of a firearm;
(iv) Is not ineligible to possess a firearm pursuant to 18 U.S.C. section 922(g) or W.S. 6-8-102;
(v) Has not been:
(A) Committed to a state or federal facility for the abuse of a controlled substance, within the one (1) year period prior to the date on which application for a permit under this section is submitted;
(B) Convicted of a felony violation of the Wyoming Controlled Substances Act of 1971, W.S. 35-7-1001 through 35-7-1057 or similar laws of any other state or the United States relating to controlled substances and has not been pardoned; or
(C) Convicted of a misdemeanor violation of the Wyoming Controlled Substances Act of 1971, W.S. 35-7-1001 through 35-7-1057 or similar laws of any other state or the United States relating to controlled substances within the one (1) year period prior to the date on which application for a permit under this section is submitted.
(vi) Does not chronically or habitually use alcoholic liquor and malt beverages to the extent that his normal faculties are impaired. It shall be presumed that an applicant chronically and habitually uses alcoholic beverages to the extent that his normal faculties are impaired if the applicant has been involuntarily committed, within the one (1) year period prior to the date on which application for a permit under this section is submitted, to any residential facility pursuant to the laws of this state or similar laws of any other state as a result of the use of alcohol;
(vii) Demonstrates familiarity with a firearm. A legible photocopy of a certificate of completion of any of the courses or classes or a notarized affidavit from the instructor, school, club, organization or group that conducted or taught the course or class attesting to the completion of the course or class by the applicant or a copy of any document which shows completion of the course or class or evidences participation of firearms competition, shall constitute evidence of qualification under this paragraph. Any one (1) of the following activities listed in this paragraph shall be sufficient to demonstrate familiarity with a firearm:
(A) Completion of any certified firearm safety or training course utilizing instructors certified by the National Rifle Association or the Wyoming law enforcement academy;
(B) Completion of any law enforcement firearms safety or training course or class offered for security guards, investigators, special deputies, or any division of law enforcement or security enforcement;
(C) Experience with a firearm through participation in an organized handgun shooting competition or military service;
(D) Completion of any firearms training or safety course or class conducted by a state certified or National Rifle Association certified firearms instructor;
(E) Be certified as proficient in firearms safety by any Wyoming law enforcement agency under procedures established by that agency; or
(F) Honorable retirement as a federal or state peace officer who has a minimum of ten (10) years of service.
(viii) Is not currently adjudicated to be legally incompetent; and
(ix) Has not been committed to a mental institution.
If you have questions about our course, feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.