Butler Tech Public Safety Education Complex

Adult Education

Certified by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission

Concealed Carry Classes

Firearms Qualification

Butler Tech Concealed Carry Classes prepare you with the required training to apply for a license to carry a concealed weapon (CCW) in the State of Ohio. Training is conducted at the Butler Tech Public Safety Education Complex in Liberty Township. It includes six hours of classroom instruction and a minimum of two-hours of range time and live-fire training at our on-site firing range.

Butler Tech and its firearms instructors are certified by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) to offer Concealed Carry training to the general public.

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Enrollment open

In Person

Part Time

Concealed Carry Classes

Course Highlights

Training topics

  • The ability to name, explain and demonstrate the rules for safe handling of a handgun and proper storage practices for handguns and ammunition
  • The ability to demonstrate and explain how to handle ammunition in a safe manner
  • The ability to demonstrate knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to shoot a handgun in a safe manner
  • Gun handing training


Students must furnish:

  • Unloaded handgun chambered for 9mm, .38, .357, .380, .40 or .45 caliber*
  • Appropriate holster for your handgun model and caliber
  • 100 rounds of ammunition

* A limited number of handguns are available to rent at a price of $35.