School of Human and Protective Services

Protective Services Education Building 100
1701 Pearson Street
Madison WI 53704

CALL: (608) 243-5400

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Handgun Fundamentals/Concealed Carry

Both courses instruct you on proper handling, storing and carrying of handguns and satisfies the Wisconsin Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW) training requirement. 


  •     Age 21 and over
  •     No felony convictions
  •     No domestic abuse injunctions
  •     No legal restriction to carry a firearm

Concealed Carry (CCW) - 6 hr

This six hour course will qualify you to apply for a Wisconsin Concealed Carry permit. We will cover the legal issues of carrying and using weapons and WI CCW permit requirements and licensing. No Live Fire portion.

No weapons or ammunition are allowed in class. Training weapons are provided.


Madison College Portage Campus: Sat. March. 31, 2018, 9 a.m.-3p.m., #64940


Handgun Fundamentals - 8 hr

This eight hour class will prepare you to safely handle firearms and provide you with the understanding of the five basics needed to accurately fire the weapon.  This will combine classroom with a live fire component.  This class will also qualify the you to apply for a Wisconsin Concealed Carry Permit. 

EQUIPMENT: Students will need to provide their own hearing protection, eye protection, weapon, holster, and 100 rounds of ammunition.


Madison College Protective Services building: Sat. Dec. 2, 2017, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., #35015

REGISTRATION: through the HPS Office for weapons handling instructions prior to live fire portion.