Firearm Instructor Approval
All firearms instructors who have been approved provide Illinois Concealed Carry Firearms Training continue to be posted to the online registry as their applications are approved. For more information on requesting approval to conduct Illinois Concealed Carry Firearms Training, please visit the firearms instructor information page.
Approved Concealed Carry Firearms Curriculum
Click the link below to view a list of all previously submitted curricula the Department has approved.
Illinois Concealed Carry Approved Curriculum
Please keep in mind that many incomplete
applications have been submitted and cannot be approved as submitted. To avoid delays in the approval process, please proofread the entire
application thoroughly before sending the application. Some of the common mistakes we are encountering are applicants who have failed to initial
required criteria or provide their full name where required.
For more information on submitting a request for curriculum approval, please visit the firearms instructor information page.
Concealed Carry Prior Training Credit
Click the link below for a list of training
courses acceptable to satisfy the prior training requirements, consistent with Section 75(i) of the Act, and the appropriate credit to be
applied for each. It is the responsibility of the instructor to verify successful completion of prior training and apply credit as listed.
This list will be updated as additional courses are submitted and approved by the Department.
Accepted Courses for Prior Training Credit