NACFI Conceal & Carry Classes

Conceal and Carry Classes


Joe's Sporting Goods is proud to be the host for receiving your Conceal and Carry Permit taught by Martin Wick of the National Association of Certified Firearms Instructors (NACFI). Equipped with a single stall range for complete certification, Joe's Sporting Goods is your one-stop-shop to receive your Conceal and Carry Permit, handgun ammunition, and your new firearm.


Multi-State Carry Permit Training

Course Certificate accepted by all County Sheriffs in Minnesota and the States of Florida and Wisconsin.



The NACFI Minnesota Permit to Carry Course 2.0 is a six hour course EXCEEDING the training requirements to obtain a Minnesota Permit to Carry a pistol or a Wisconsin or Florida License to Carry a Concealed Weapon. The course also meets the training requirements for renewing a Minnesota Permit to Carry. The course is divided into two classes that include instruction in the fundamentals of pistol use, legal principles of pistol possession and carrying a handgun as well as basic tactics and best practices in the safe and legal use of a firearm in the defence of yourself and others. The training certificate issued upon completion of this course is recognized by all Minnesota Sheriffs as well as the State of Wisconsin and the State of Florida.





Topics Covered


  • Conflict Avoidance
  • Use of Threatening Deadly Force
  • Everyday Police Encounters
  • Choosing a Handgun for Carry
  • Mechanics of Everyday Carry
  • Legalities of Carry in Minnesota
  • Out of State Travel
  • Shooting Qualification
  • Answering Your Questions
  • Financial Issues after Using Lethal Force
  • Insuring the expense of your legal defense
  • NACFI Resources



The NACFI Minnesota Permit to Carry Course (for both Parts A and B) includes:


  • Student workbook
  • A copy of the new “Minnesota Guide for Armed Citizens” or "Wisconsin Guide for Armed Citizens
    (*Additional $30 for both books)


Note: Ammunition is NOT included.


**Parts A & B can be attended out of order







Individual $100.00
Couple $175.00
US Military (Active/Veteran) $75.00
Senior $75.00
Renewal $75.00


*Additional $30 for both the “Minnesota Guide for Armed Citizens” and "Wisconsin Guide for Armed Citizens" books.







Date Time Class
Saturday, August 4, 2018 9a - 5p Part A & B
Thursday, August 16, 2018 5p - 8p Part A
Saturday, August 18, 2018 9a - 5p Part A & B
Sunday, August 19, 2018 11a - 5p Renewal Only
Thursday, August 23, 2018 5p - 8p Part B
Thursday, September 6, 2018 5p - 8p Part A
Sunday, September 9, 2018 11a - 5p Renewal Only
Thursday, September 13, 2018 5p - 8p Part B
Saturday, September 15, 2018 9a - 5p Part A & B
Thursday, September 20, 2018 5p - 8p Part A
Saturday, September 22, 2018 9a - 5p Part A & B
Thursday, September 27, 2018 5p - 8p Part B



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Contact Martin Wick, your local NACFI instructor, with your questions:

Phone:  651-452-6251 or 612-202-4518