NY Pistol Permit Class

This is the class you will need to apply for your New York State Pistol Permit Class in Erie, Niagara or Orleans County.

Cattaraugus County: No pistol safety class is required for application, but is highly recommended

Chautauqua County: Only accepts their sponsored courses

Erie County: Our class satisfies the requirement for the safety class and is valid for 5 years

Genesee County: We are not currently approved as a training site, however we are working on it

Niagara County: Our class satisfies the requirement for the safety class and is valid for 5 years

Orleans County: Our class satisfies the requirement for the safety class

Wyoming County: Only accepts their sponsored classes

Residents of other Counties should consult their Pistol Permit Office to determine your necessary requirements.

Topics to be discussed:

  • Firearms Safety Rules
  • Federal Disqualifiers for owning a firearm
  • Pistol & Revolver Actions
  • Pistol & Revolver Parts
  • Ammunition Types & Appropriate Usage
  • Eye Dominance
  • Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting
  • Concealed Carrying
  • Holsters
  • NYS Article 35 (Use of Force)
  • NYS SAFE Act
  • Application Process, & Frequently Asked Questions
  • Pistol Permit Reciprocity
  • Further Training Options

This is not a live fire class, it is a safety class. It is also an interactive class. People are invited to ask questions. We all have a much better experience when we all participate.

COST IS $65 AND PRE-REGISTRATION IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. CLASS STARTS AT 10 AM and are scheduled to last approximately 2.5-3 hours.


Due to scheduling conflicts, we will not be hosting the New York State Pistol Permit Safety Classes at Escarpment Arms, Inc. until March 2022. Class dates will be announced as soon as possible. In the meantime, we encourage and recommend that you reach out to Firearms Training of WNY for your Pistol Permit Safety Class. Their schedule can be found at https://ftwny.com/course-schedule/

This product is currently out of stock and unavailable.

Additional information

Class Date / Time:

Sat, Oct 16 @ 10am, Sat, Oct 23 @ 10am, Sat, Oct 30 @ 10am, Sat, Nov 6 @ 10am, Sat, Nov 13 @ 10am, Sat, Nov 27 @ 10am, Sat, Dec 18 @ 10am


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