Learn More About Our Firearm Training in Crestwood, IL

At Illinois Concealed Carry Training, LLC., we proudly provide concealed carry classes and firearm training in Crestwood, IL to residents of Cook and the five collar counties surrounding Chicago.  While offering comprehensive weapons training and safety instruction, we strive to give you the knowledge and know how, to properly and confidently handle a firearm. We will also teach you how to remain physically, morally, and financially safe, in the event  you have to use your firearm in self-defense or defense of another.

When it comes to gun ownership, enrolling in a concealed carry class is one of the best things you can do to sharpen your knowledge of weaponry, self-defense, and mitigation of potential risks. It’s the individual’s responsibility as a gun owner to know not only how to properly use their firearm, but also to know the laws and regulations that surround concealed carry. We consider it our obligation to provide our students, no matter what their skill level, with a personalized weapon training curriculum to ensure they know how to use their firearms safely and ethically.

Backed by Decades of Experience in Law Enforcement

Our founder, Gary Carr, is a career police officer with more than 35 years of experience in the field. With nearly four decades of field experience, Gary Carr possesses a wide array of professional credentials, including:

  • Illinois-Certifed Firearms Instructor
  • Utah-Certified Firearms Instructor
  • USCCA-Certified for Firearms Instruction and Training
  • Credentialed by Illinois Law Enforcement and Training Standards Board

Mr. Carr became a firearm training instructor to educate students on how to interact with law enforcement,  practice safe firearm use, and defend themselves or their loved ones. Today, Mr. Carr and our other certified instructors continue to provide federal and state workers, government employees, ministers, lawyers and first-time gun owners with the skills and knowledge to use their firearms ethically and responsibly.

Enjoy Our Supplemental Educational Material

All are welcome to purchase a copy of our full-color, firearm training books, including "Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals," "Countering the Mass Shooter Threat," "Emergency First Aid" or Women's Self-Defense Handgun" textbooks  by calling 708-926-2524.t  Each book is available for $35.00, plus $5.00 shipping.