NOTE: YOU CANNOT CARRY A CONCEALED WEAPON OR FIREARM AFTER YOUR LICENSE HAS EXPIRED.
Your Florida concealed weapon or firearm license is valid for a period of seven (7) years. Approximately 150 days prior to the expiration date of your license, the department will send you a renewal form with complete instructions. You can renew your license in person or by mail.
If you fail to renew your license by its expiration date, you may renew it up to six (6) months after it has expired. However, there is a late fee of $15 for renewing after the expiration date.
If your license has been expired for longer than six (6) months, it cannot be renewed. You must then apply for a new license.
Name : NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation
Short Description : Firearm Instruction, Responsibility, and Safety Training — is the NRA’s response to the American public’s need for a firearm orientation program for new purchasers.
More Details: NRA FIRST Steps Pistol is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation to one specific pistol action type for classes of four or fewer students. This course is at least three hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot a specific pistol action type. Students will learn the NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; the particular pistol model parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, FIRST Steps Course completion certificate.