Training Calendar

Pistol Permit Safety Course,  Unrestricted Carry Conceal & Private shooting lessons

Albany, Fulton, Renssealer and Schenectady County Pistol Permit Safety Course will be held at the:

Gunsmoke Firearms Trading Post 
141 West Campbell Road
Schenectady, NY 12306

Basic Pistol Safety Course is classroom only. Cost is $75 per person

Learn from the professionals, firearm safety classes taught by New York State Certified Police Firearms Instructors, and Certified NRA Law Enforcement Instructors.

** Contact John Affinito at: learntoshoot55@gmail.com **

Registration: ADVANCE PAYMENT REQUIRED!!!  Cost: $75.00 for Basic & $200 for Unrestricted Carry.
Cash, check or money order only. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received. 

Pay at:  Gunsmoke Firearms Trading Post or send payment to: 
John Affinito
PO Box 914
Schenectady, NY 12301. 

Cancellations must be made 5 days in advance of any scheduled class or registration is forfeited - NO EXCEPTIONS!!

Pistol Permit Safety Course 2017 Class Dates

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • January 14, 28
  • February  4, 18
  • March  4, 18
  • April 8, 22
  • May  20, 27   
  • June  3, 24
  • July  8, 22
  • September  9, 23
  • October  14, 28
  • November  4, 18
  • December  2, 16 
  • January 19
  • February 8, 22
  • March  8, 22
  • April  12, 26
  • May  18, 31
  • June  7, 28
  • July  12, 26
  • September  13, 27
  • October  19, 25
  • November  8, 22
  • December   18, 20

Unrestricted Carry Conceal 2017 Class Dates

Unrestricted Carry Conceal $200.00 - Good for Schenectady, Rensselaer, Fulton Counties

Course dates

  • March 26
  • April 23
  • May 21
  • June 11
  • July 16
  • August 20
  • September 17
  • October 8
  • November 12
  • December 3

HR218 LEOSA - 50 per firearm or $75 for two

All classes will be held at:
Woodlawn Sportsman Club,
3367 E. Lydius Street, Schenectady

2017 Class Dates


FLORIDA MULTI-STATE WEAPONS PERMIT - E learntoshoot55@gmail.com for details

UTAH MULTI-STATE CARRY CONCEAL COURSES - Cost $150 per person. We provide your passport photo and fingerprinting. E-mail learntoshoot55@gmail.com for dates & details


Private Firearms Training

Private firearms training (one-on-one or two-on-one shooting lessons) by appointment. Cost is $175 for 2 hours which includes a $50 range fee. E-Mail learntoshoot55@gmail.com for available dates.

Cancellations must be made 5 days in advance of any scheduled class or registration is forfeited - NO EXCEPTIONS!!

Gunsmoke Firearms Training

Gunsmoke Firearms Training P.O. Box 914 Schecectady, N.Y. 12201
Phone: 518-209-1170 l E-Mail: learntoshoot55@gmail.com