Disclaimer notice: Handgun Training Specialist (HGTS) is an outside provider of training that uses the Bass Pro Facility. We are not employed by or act as an agent for Bass Pro Shops.
Training Location: Bass Pro Shop at Great Lakes Crossing Mall
Small classes with
Classroom and Range all at one location
One day class - times
are 10am- 6:30pm
One day class - times
are 10am- 6:30pm
One Class fee
includes all your training costs
Group rates available
- call for more information
We accept cash, checks and credit cards
Renewal applicants can attend part of CPL class to complete "required training"
Select class date, registration and payment here
Preparation is a key to success - Here is where we help you get the maximum advantage of your CPL training.
See the advantage of our exclusive CPL class preparation program read more
Extend preparation study time, increase knowledge
measure the results
with a written test.
Extend preparation study time, increase knowledge and
measure the results with a written test.
With your class registration you will be redirected to our preparation study web page.
There we have two programs to help you prepare for the class.
1. The complete CPL prep program with a written test
2. The quick review if your time is limited
2) The SSDT Shooting Skill Development Training Process - Read More
The method of training that creates reliable results
3) Our EZ registration and attendance procedure - read more
Bass Pro Required disclaimer notice:
Handgun Training Specialist (HGTS) is an outside
provider of training that uses the Bass Pro Facility.
Bass Pro Required disclaimer notice: Handgun Training Specialist (HGTS) is an outside provider of training that uses the Bass Pro Facility.Handgun Training Specialists does not work for and is not associated with Bass Pro Shop.
1. Complete the home study web based HeadStart preparation program (optional, but highly recommended)
2. Attend the 8 hour course. (Certificate of completion and application form issued at class).
3 . Apply at your county clerks office and finger prints at sheriffs dept. (100.00 for application fee and 15.00 for finger prints.)
4. The process takes about 30 days and the CPL license is mailed to your home address.
The CPL Course Shooting Standards
State CPL See Course Content - Act 372 of 1927.pdf
Entry level standards: Our shooting skill development training method will help most shooters qualify on the first attempt.
1. Understand the basics of handgun operation and shooting safety
2. The ability to place shots in a 9 in circle at 12 ft. from a standing or sitting position
Demonstrate safe handgun operation and and shooting
skills to consistently and reliably place shots on a 8.5 x 11 inch sheet
of paper up to a distance of 21 ft. see how our
CPL preparation training program
will help the training process.
Demonstrate safe handgun operation and and shooting skills to consistently and reliably place shots on a 8.5 x 11 inch sheet of paper up to a distance of 21 ft. see how our CPL preparation training program will help the training process.
Training Equipment Required
60 rounds of ammunition (Each) We supply the ammunition with the prepaid EZ enrollment program
Eye and ear protection
(furnished by HGTS)
Eye glasses are approved eye protection. We supply goggles that fit over your classes if you prefer.
One handgun (furnished by HGT)
Class clothing -casual clothing such as blue jeans etc. is recommended
Ladies -please no low cut top wear- hot empty cases ejected form a semi auto handgun can fall into places that create a real discomfort factor.
Shoes:Generally wear shoes that help prevent slipping and falling.
Athletic shoes such as running and walking shoes are usually the best. No open toe shoes or sandals.
One baseball cap -Ejected cases have been known to fall behind safety glasses. A cap of any type helps protect your eyes.
Note:Prescription eye glasses are approved as safety glasses at the range. If you wear classes and use them to shoot a hat provides a visor over your eyes to help prevent ejected cases for falling behind you glasses.
Michigan Concealed Pistol Application Guide
Oakland County CPL application procedure - here
The new concealed pistol renewal guide only -here
CPL renewal applicants website- see more
Website page update: Feb, 23, 2018
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