Concealed Carry (CCW) Renewal

Online Course Portal

In addition to our traditional class format, Powers Firearms Training is pleased to announce a new training format wherein you may take the law and safety portion of your C.C.W. renewal class in an online format.  Once you complete the online portion of your course you must then at your availability attend the range qualification portion of your renewal class.

This convenient Kern County Sheriff’s Department approved online course features:

  • Opportunity to complete the course from the privacy of your home or office
  • Course is completed at your comfortable pace
  • Short tests at most segments help solidify the learning experience
  • Features professional videography
  • Once the online course is completed, you then schedule your 50 round range qualification (see available range courses).
  • For range qualification, please bring your firearm, 50 rounds of ammunition, eye/ear protection and a holster or case for the gun
  • Registration and payment is simple and easy to do through the course portal.

If you are ready to begin the classroom portion of your CCW renewal, please click here.

Traditional Classroom Format

Our traditional classroom format includes a lecture format at a facility either at a shooting range or near a shooting range.  The class meets the legal requirements set in California law and last a nominal 4 hours and 15 minutes.  The lecture regarding use of force and firearms safety occurs in a traditional classroom environment using modern training aides and the class then advances to the firing range and where a 5o round course of fire is held for qualification purposes.

  • Registration may be done accomplished online, text or telephone
  • Payment is due at the time of class
  • Traditional lecture environment allows for questions and answers at the time of the event
  • Current events are discussed to personalize the learning experience
  • Coffee, cookies and personal staff are on-site to assist you throughout the class
  • For range qualification, please bring your firearm, 50 rounds of ammunition, eye/ear protection and a holster or case for the gun

If you would like to renew your CCW through a traditional classroom format, see the calendar of in-person classes by clicking here.