Premium HCP Class $80.00


This course includes your handgun or your ammunition (50 rounds).  If you have a handgun that you are already proficient with and you have or want to buy your ammunition, you should consider our Basic Course.

If you are unsure of your proficiency with your handgun or your general shooting skills or your don't yet own a handgun, the State of Tennessee does not require you qualify with the handgun you intend to carry.  You will be better off signing up for our Premium Course which includes a rental handgun and ammunition.  Our certified firearms instructors will help you choose the right handgun for your shooting skill level.

Includes 8 hours of classroom and range instruction in our classroom at SIA Firearms and at our training partner’s range, target, eye and ear protection equipment, range fees, handgun rental and 50 rounds of ammunition. 


This is a great way to try a handgun before you invest in one.

You will learn everything you need to know to qualify for your State of Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit in our safe and comfortable classroom and range facilities, taught by professional instructors who bring real world experience to our classroom.

This course includes everything the student needs including all range fees, rental firearms, ammunition & equipment to qualify to apply for their TN HCP.

Includes:
8 hours of classroom & range instruction for certification to apply for a State of Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit
Target, Eye & Ear Protection Gear
Rental Handgun
Case for handgun
Range Fees
Hearing & Eye Protection
Ammunition (50 Rounds)
Target (1)
Certificate of Training

Required Equipment:
Completed online HCP application & confirmation number
Valid State Issued ID
Appropriate clothing and footwear for a range environment

Classes (See our Class Schedule for exact dates):

Daytime Class: 9AM – 5PM (Saturday & Sunday Classes)

Daytime Class: Two days - 1000AM – 200PM


​Evening Class: Two nights -  4PM – 8PM

Basic HCP Class $60.00


This course does not include your handgun or your ammunition (50 rounds).  If you have a handgun that you are already proficient with and you have or want to buy your ammunition, this is the class for you.


If you are unsure of your proficiency with your handgun or your general shooting skills or your don't yet own a handgun, the State of Tennessee does not require you qualify with the handgun you intend to carry.  You will be better off signing up for our Premium Course which includes a rental handgun and ammunition.  Our certified firearms instructors will help you choose the right handgun for your shooting skill level.


Includes 8 hours of classroom and range instruction in our classroom at SIA Firearms and at our training partner’s range, target, eye and ear protection equipment, and range fees. 

You will learn everything you need to know to qualify for your State of Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit in our safe and comfortable classroom and range facilities, taught by professional instructors who bring real world experience to our classroom.

Handgun and ammunition are not included with this course.  We have rental handguns and ammunition for sale both at our store and at the range.

Includes:
8 hours of classroom & range instruction for certification to apply for a State of Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit
Target, Eye & Ear Protection Gear
Range Fees
Hearing & Eye Protection
Target (1)
Certificate of Training

Required Equipment:
Completed online HCP application & confirmation number
Handgun in safe, operable condition suitable for HCP course
Minimum of 50 rounds of approved factory ammunition for the handgun being used
Case for handgun
Valid State Issued ID
Appropriate clothing and footwear for a range environment

Choose either:

Sign up for our TN Handgun Carry Permit Certification Class!

S.I.A. Firearms (S.I.A., LLC)

9610 Countryside Center Lane, Knoxville TN 37931 
(On Middlebrook Pike just east of Lovell Road across from the Food City)

(865) 851-9108

Apply Now!

How to Get Started:

Step 1: Call or come by our store (Tuesday – Friday 10-7 & Saturday 10-5) at (865) 851-9108 to register and pay for your enrollment. You must pre-register.

Step 2:  Go to 
 https://dl.safety.tn.gov (or click on the Tennessee State Seal at the top of this page where it says "apply now") and complete your online application for your TN HCP and record your CONFIRMATION/APPLICATION NUMBER to bring to the class.

Step 3: Show up at the class you enrolled in and be ready to learn!

S.I.A. Firearms

Simply the best firearms store in Knoxville.