Quick contact info

Introducing a truly professional WordPress theme built to last! We developed Wilmër for all construction & architecture sites.

icon_widget_image Monday-Friday: 9am to 5pm; Satuday: 10ap to 2pm icon_widget_image 7300-7398 Colonial Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USA icon_widget_image + (123) 1234-567-8900 + (123) 1234-567-8901 icon_widget_image [email protected] [email protected]
frequently asked questions

What you need to know

Below you will find answers to commonly asked questions. Please prepare for your upcoming course by reviewing the information below. If you have any further questions, please reach out and send us a message. We look forward to seeing you!

Click to expand.

Where will class be held?

Our classroom will be located at 5879 County Rd 34 Platteville, CO 80651. ​Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled time to receive your materials and fill out the required paperwork.

Is there a range on-site?

No, we do not have a range at our classroom location. The range will be located at the Empire Gun Club, 208 US HW, 34, Wiggins, CO 80654. Transportation will not be provided, so please make arrangements if you do not have transportation available.

What should students bring to the class?

Students should bring the following items with them the day of class:

  •  Black or blue ink ballpoint pen plus a couple of sharpened, old school pencils OR mechanical pencils with sufficient lead and eraser.
  •  Notebook for taking notes.
  • 3-ring binder (2-inch minimum / 3-inch recommended) IF using hardcopy of learning materials
  • Small package of 5×8, 6×9 (or similar size) index cards (you’ll need about a dozen or so cards)
  • Highlighter pen

Under no circumstances will anyone, including law enforcement officials, will be allowed to bring in live ammunition into the classroom. All concealed handguns will be required to be checked at the door and unloaded. NO LIVE AMMO IS ALLOWED IN CLASSROOM. On range days, firearms will need to be in a case unloaded and checked by an instructor prior to starting for the day. All ammo must be separate from the firearms until told to do so by an instructor.

Do you offer firearm rentals/sales?

We do not offer or sell anything firearm or ammo related as of now. Although, we will have a .22 handgun or rifle for a student who does not posses a firearm for the class they are enrolled in for a $20 fee.

What are the requirements to get a concealed carry permit?

​Colorado law requires a certified class taught by a certified instructor(s) and to register with the county the currently reside in. More details will be discussed in our CCW class.

What is the best method of contact for those with questions?

Right now the best way to contact us is through this website. Alternatively, you can email us directly at [email protected].

Who will be teaching the courses and what are their certifications?

Your instructors will be:

Brett Ratner: 50+ years of firearms experience and has NRA instructor credentials for Basic Pistol, Basic Rifle, CCW, RSO, and PPITH

Zach Ratner: 20+ Years of firearms experience, Police Academy Cadet (Hopefully soon to be a Greeley Police Officer), and has NRA Instructor credentials for Basic Pistol, Basic Rifle, CCW, and RSO.

Do you offer private lessons?

Yes. Please contact us if you wish to hold a private class.

Do I have to sign a waiver?

Yes. Once you register for your class, a waiver will be sent for you to fill out. We require a waiver for every student, and the waiver must be signed before you can attend a class.

Do you accept walk-ins for classes?

No. If you are interested in taking a class, you must register and pay through our online scheduling system. No walk-ins will be accepted.

What if class is cancelled?

If a class you a registered for is canceled, we will reach out to you by phone at least 24 hours before you’re scheduled to arrive. If we cannot reach you by phone, we will send an email. Payments for canceled classes will not be refunded, but rather rescheduled for a different day and time.

What if I can't make it to class?

If you are unable to attend class, please inform us via email at least 24 hours before you are scheduled to arrive. We will attempt to reschedule your appointment at that time. If we do not receive sufficient notice, we reserve the right to retain your payment.

5879 County Rd 34 Platteville, CO 80651

Still have questions? Send us a message

    Your Name required
    Your Email required
    Your Message