Troy Pistol League offers both the Pre-License Course and the Post License – Evaluation throughout the year. The emphases of both courses are firearm safety and knowledge. All classes are taught by NRA Certified Instructors.
COURSES OFFERED BY TROY PISTOL LEAGUE (TPL) CERTIFIED PISTOL INSTRUCTORS
PRE- LICENSE SAFETY COURSE
This course is offered to individuals from any county seeking to obtain a New York State Pistol License. The course is 4 hours in duration and includes training on the safe handling of pistols; types and components of semi-automatic pistols and revolvers; and, demonstrations of the proper way to grip a pistol and of firing positions. Course fee – $50
Next Courses – 6PM, October 16, 2019 and 6PM,November 20, 2019
PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE BEEN HAVING PROBLEMS WITH THIS WEB SITE WITH SUBMITTING THE INFORMATION YOU ENTER BELOW. IF IT DOES NOT SUBMIT PLEASE CALL BILL SILLERY ON THE PHONE NUMBER BELOW TO MAKE A RESERVATION.
The cost of this course is $50.
Please arrive 15 minutes ahead of the start time to sign-in.
Please bring your identification, along with pen and notepad.
Please COMPLETE, REVIEW and SUBMIT the fill-able form at the bottom of this page, beginning with your legal name.
PLEASE CONTACT Bill Sillery AT 518-935-3257
IF YOU HAVE ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS.
RENSSELAER COUNTY ADVANCED EVALUATION COURSE
This course is designed for individuals from Rensselaer County with a restricted pistol license seeking a concealed/carry license. The course is comprised of classroom instruction on safety issues, ammunition, holsters, and other pertinent topics. Following classroom instruction is live-fire exercises on the Troy Pistol League’s indoor range. TPL instructors and highly skilled pistol license holders will observe and rate course participants on their pistol handling knowledge and safety; attitude; ability to follow range commands; and shooting proficiency.
Course participants must arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the class with a copy of the Rensselaer County Post License Firearm Safety Evaluation Application which can be found on the Rensselaer County Firearms Training Website. Also, candidates must bring their restricted pistol license and one copy of their license. Candidates must arrive with a pistol, registered on their license, that is contained in a suitable pistol carrying case and not in a holster or concealed in any other way. Candidates must arrive with non-jacketed ammunition that is contained in the box that clearly identifies it as the ammunition contained therein. (Jacketed ammunition is defined as a bullet, usually lead, that is encased in a shell of harder metal such as copper or a steel alloy). Participants must bring appropriate eye and ear protection to be worn during live fire exercises.
Next Course – 6PM, October 23, 2019.
***Please take note that a .22 Semi-Auto or Revolver will not be an acceptable firearm for use during the Post License-Evaluation***
***The following 2019 Post License – Evaluation***
October 23, 2019
The cost of this course is $50.
Please arrive 30 minutes ahead of the start time to sign-in.
Please COMPLETE, REVIEW and SUBMIT the fill-able form at the bottom of this page, beginning with your legal name and include the post license date “??????????” in the comment section. If you have any questions, please include them in the comments section, as well. You will receive an automatic email response with instructions for the Course. If you fail to receive an auto response and/or reply to your question(s) within 48 hours, please first review your SPAM folder, then call ONE of the numbers below.
***Prior To Attending The Post License – Evaluation, it is REQUIRED That You Print, Read, Complete and Bring With You, All Documents In The Following LINK. This includes 3 forms and the New York State Penal Law Part I Title C Article 35.***
**** PLEASE CONTACT Bill Sillery AT 518-935-3257
IF YOU HAVE ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS****