Who can participate in courses?
Read the following information to make sure you are not disqualified from owning or possessing a firearm.
In order to attend a Concealed Carry Course, you must be at least 21 years of age and not fall under any of the provisions listed below. Any courses that involve live fire require a minimum age of 8 years of age with a parent/guardian attending in conjunction.
Per The Nevada Revised Statutes
A person shall not own or have in his or her possession or under his or her custody or control any firearm if the person:
Has been convicted in this State or any other state of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence.
Has been convicted of a felony in this State or any other state, or in any political subdivision thereof, or of a felony in violation of the laws of the United States of America, unless the person has received a pardon and the pardon does not restrict his or her right to bear arms.
Subject to an extended order for protection against domestic violence
Is a fugitive from justice
Is an unlawful user of, or addicted to, any controlled substance
Is otherwise prohibited by federal law from having a firearm in his or her possession or under his or her custody or control.
Has been adjudicated as mentally ill or has been committed to any mental health facility by a court of this State, any other state or the United States
Has entered a plea of guilty but mentally ill in a court of this State, any other state or the United States.
Has been found guilty but mentally ill in a court of this State, any other state or the United States.
Has been acquitted by reason of insanity in a court of this State, any other state or the United States
Is illegally or unlawfully in the United States.