Kevin Shamhart

Kevin Shamhart Concealed Carry Renewal Course




Cost: $50

About the class:

The class is taught by an instructor approved to conduct the Illinois concealed carry firearms training using an Illinois State certified Concealed Carry Approved Curriculum. Please visit – Frequently Asked Questions - CCL Frequently Asked Questions for information regarding Illinois State requirements.

You may also contact me directly at: 217-663-6609 or with any questions you have prior to the class.

Some specifics:

Illinois law requires a minimum of 3 hours of training. The instructor is responsible for verifying that all training meets or exceeds the minimum requirements. We cover applicable updates to the Illinois Concealed Carry Act and several other state required topics as a refresher to key points of your original training.

What is needed for the class:

• A pencil and paper as I encourage you to take notes

• A concealable handgun

• Eye and ear protection

• A minimum of 50 rounds of ammunition

What is the live fire exercise? (same as the original class)

- All applicants must pass a live fire exercise with a concealable firearm consisting of a minimum of 30 rounds fired:

o 10 rounds from a distance of 5 yards

o 10 rounds from a distance of 7 yards

o 10 rounds from a distance of 10 yards

- The target is a B-27 silhouette target (24” wide and 45” tall).

To Note:

You should be planning to take your recertification 12 months before your license expires. You should plan to submit your renewal 120 days before your current license expires to allow for processing time. DO NOT ATTEMPT YOUR ONLINE RENEWAL WITH A SMART PHONE OR TABLET. Errors from mobile interface can result in application denial. Only attempt renewal if the renewal button is active on your dashboard. Please ensure your address on file with the Secretary of State is up-to-date because applications and SOS addresses MUST match. Finally, if you are renewing your application, DO NOT choose "Edit Name/Address." You can update your address during the renewal application process.

About your instructor:

I am an NRA Pistol Instructor and Home Firearm Safety Instructor as well as an Associate Instructor for the United States Concealed Carry Association. Firearms have been a part of my life since I was old enough to hold one and respectfully understand its usefulness as a tool for hunting, a fun and safe recreational sporting activity, and a powerful means to defend yourself when justified. I place extreme focus on SAFETY making for a fun and comfortable learning experience to empower you to protect yourself and your loved ones.

Pre-Registration Required:

Class size is limited. Pre-registration is required. Please call or email me to complete the form and make payment arrangements. I look forward to seeing you soon.

Kevin Shamhart