Handgun permit carry class offered at UTM
Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2012 4:11 pm
The University of Tennessee at Martin Office of Extended Campus and Online Studies will sponsor a course in handgun use, operation and safety for interested members of the community.
The course will be held from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on March 3, April 7 and May 12 on the UT Martin campus. The registration fee is $75.
The course will cover the use, operation and basic cleaning of a handgun.
Once the course is completed, students will have met the minimum requirements to apply for a handgun carry permit in the state of Tennessee. All students must be 21 years of age and have no felony convictions. Students will need to bring their own handgun, 50 rounds of appropriate ammunition, pen or pencil, paper, and hearing and eye protection.
Terry Guthrie, state certified handgun instructor, will instruct the course.
To register for the course, contact ECOS at 881-7082 or register online at http://www.utm.edu/departments/ecce/nondegree/home.php.