Here are just a few links for you to research in reference to firearms training, gun safety, concealed carry and pistol permits listed by state.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Training, Safety and Information  
                                                                                                                                                      
Find a firearms course -http://www.nrainstructors.org/searchcourse.aspx
NRA information -http://home.nra.org/
Firearms safety -http://www.nssf.org/safety/basics/
Concealed carry -http://www.usacarry.com/concealed-carry-resources.html
 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Pistol Permit Websites by State

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Utah - http://publicsafety.utah.gov/bci/FAQother.html
Rhode Island - http://www.riag.ri.gov/bci/permits.php
Massachusetts -http://www.mass.gov/eopss/firearms-reg-and-laws/frb/firearms-forms-and-applications.html
Connecticut -http://www.ct.gov/despp/cwp/view.asp?a=4213&q=494614
New Hampshire - http://www.nh.gov/safety/divisions/nhsp/ssb/permitslicensing/plupr.html
Maine -http://www.maine.gov/dps/msp/licenses/weapons_permits.html
Florida -http://www.freshfromflorida.com/Divisions-Offices/Licensing

 
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