Training Classes

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♦ Concealed Handgun  ♦ New Shooter Class   ♦ Hemorrhage Trauma Seminar  ♦ Force On Force Simulation Training  

♦ NRA Firearms Safety in the Home ♦ Personal Protection Inside the Home ♦ Refuse to be a Victim


Concealed Handgun Permit Class:  $125 for first-time applicants — $75 for renewal applicants

FRC’s Concealed Handgun Permit Class will meet all education requirements for application of a concealed carry permit for the state of Louisiana.  This class covers:

  • Handgun nomenclature and safe handling procedures
  • Instruction on ammunition knowledge and fundamentals of handgun shooting
  • Instruction on the use of deadly force and conflict resolution, and the laws that apply to it
  • Handgun shooting positions
  • Child access prevention
  • Live range time which includes your shooting certification

Class Length: 9.5 hours

What you should bring: Your pistol, 50 rounds of ammunition, ear and eye protection.

Ammunition for most handgun calibers, ear and eye protection are available for purchase in our retail area. 

If you do not already have a pistol, let us know, and we will provide one to you from our rental program.


First Time Shooter Class:  $99

This class teaches the basic skills necessary to own and operate a handgun safely.  For decades, this tried and true class has served to introduce people to their handgun, improve their shooting and keep them safe. 

  • Safe operation and handling of a handgun
  • Loading and unloading
  • Ammunition knowledge, selection and function
  • Shooting positions and accuracy
  • Overview of Cleaning your handgun
  • 1 Range Pass for your next shooting visit (a value of $22.00 including tax)

Class Length: 4 hours

What you should bring: Your pistol, 50 rounds of ammunition, ear and eye protection.

If you do not own a firearm we have rentals available for an additional charge. (you must purchase FRCBR ammunition) 

If you do not already have a pistol, let us know, and we will provide one to you from our rental program for a minimal charge of $10.00.(you must purchase our ammunition for the rental gun)


FRC's Hemorrhage Trauma Seminar: $99

Class Length: 3 hours

FRC's Hemorrhage Trauma Seminar is a practical course for outdoorsmen, trade workers, shooting enthusiasts, and anyone interested in trauma first aid.

Our course is taught by Lucas Bernard, a U.S Army trained combat medic. Students will learn a variety of first aid skills based on U.S Army doctrine and equipment including tourniquet application, pressure dressings and chest seals.

This 3 hour course includes both classroom lecture and practical exercises and is offered to all members of the public.


FRC Indoor Range is proud to offer Force on Force Simulation Training in our state of the art, 15,000 square foot Shoot House and Simulation Training Facility.

FRC offers a wide range of simulated firearms training for Law Enforcement, Military, and Civilian applications.  Our modulated, furnished, climate controlled, 3200 square foot, two story Shoot House can be modified to accommodate many different training scenarios including active shooter, room clearing, and home defense.  The entire complex can be monitored by CCTV in both real time and playback to enhance both the instructors’ and students’ learning experience.  The training staff at FRC can customize the Shoot House to simulate a home, bank, classroom, and many other real world environments.

Please call FRC Range at 225-926-2550 for class times and schedules or to arrange a customized scenario for you or your group.



NRA Firearms Safety in the Home Course: $99

Class Length: 4 hours

FRC is proud to offer the NRA Firearms Safety in the Home Course for all parents, children and relatives concerned with gun safety and security in their homes.

This 4 hour course teaches the basic knowledge and skills and explains the attitude necessary for safe handling and storage of guns in the home.

Topics include rules for safe gun handling, identifying and unloading different firearms, and ammunition, gun cleaning and safe firearms storage.

The class is taught by a certified NRA Firearms Instructor.


Personal Protection Inside the Home: $125

Class Length: 8 hours

The goal of this class is to teach the basic knowledge skills and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of yourself and your family, and to provide information on the law abiding individual's right to self-defense

This 8 hour course is designed to teach the student defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued opportunities for skill development.

Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection Inside The Home handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, the Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, and course completion certificate.

Students should b prepared to shoot approximately 100rounds of ammunition, but should be ready to shoot more if needed to develop particular skills on the range.

Prerequisites  to this course are you must be a law abiding citizen of legal age to possess and operate a handgun (21) and be able to show at least one of the following: Valid Concealed Carry Permit,  NRA Basic Pistol Certification,   NRA First Steps Course Certificate,  NRA Competitive Shooting Qualification Card,  Military DD214 Card with Pistol Qualification, or a pre-course qualification assessment by the instructor.


"Behind Every Blade..."- The History and Heritage of the American Rifle: $225

FRC's most unique class offering, students will learn the history behind 12 of America's most famous rifles. Taught by a Master's in History, students will be instructed how these firearms influenced the American experience, and as a capstone, actually fire them!