Mon September 2, 2013
ISP Accepting Applications For Firearm Instructors
Illinois State Police officials are accepting applications for people interested in becoming an Illinois Concealed Carry Firearms Instructor. The application is available on the Illinois State Police website.
According to a news release, the Department has developed a registry which will include information regarding approved instructors who apply and successfully demonstrate they meet all of the statutory requirements as soon as applications are approved. A list of approved courses will also be available on the ISP website.
Instructor applicants seeking to become a certified Illinois Concealed Carry Firearms Instructor must be at least 21 years of age; a legal resident of the United States; possess or be eligible for a valid FOID card; and be eligible for a Concealed Carry License in Illinois.
Individuals interested in applying for a concealed carry license must successfully complete approved training from an approved Illinois Concealed Carry Firearms Instructor. Applications for a Concealed Carry License will be available in early January, 2014.