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Official NRA Firearms Training

Looking for concealed carry training?  You have come to the right place.nra-club-logo-200

In addition to concealed carry training, In-Gauge of Polk County offers a complete line of firearms training classes . . .  pistol, rifle, shotgun.  All of our training classes are official NRA firearm classes.  Not classes just “taught by an NRA instructor“.  There is a difference.

About us:  In-Gauge of Polk County is a NRA affiliated, non-profit, shooting sports club  dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the shooting sports through firearms training and safety education.


In-Gauge of Polk County’s  firearms training is no-pressure, civilian oriented.

Classes are taught by NRA certified firearm instructors, in a friendly, no-pressure atmosphere.  There are no military or law enforcement style tactics used.

In the classroom and at the range, instruction is conducted in a light, friendly, environment without intimidation or coercion.  Our firearm training is in strict accordance with NRA firearm training standards.

In-Gauge of Polk County provides quality firearms training in the use and safety of the pistol/handgun, rifle and shotgun. Other courses offered include:  the new NRA DEFENSIVE PISTOL the NRA’s PERSONAL PROTECTION IN THE HOME and PERSONAL PROTECTION OUTSIDE THE HOME. (See further information below or on our web site at: NRA DEFENSIVE PISTOL under Course Descriptions.

Further, we specialize in youth training, senior citizen training, social and community group training.

All In-Gauge of Polk County firearms instruction meets and exceeds the State of Florida’s training requirement for the State’s concealed carry weapons application process.

Concealed Carry Training

Concealed carry firearms training – Winter Haven, Lakeland and all of Polk County

In-Gauge of Polk County conducts unmatched, top quality, advanced, official NRA concealed carry firearms training.

All concealed carry firearms training is not the same.  Although others conducting concealed carry classes claim to be “certified NRA instructors” In-Gauge of Polk County is the only central Florida, non-profit organization conducting official National Rifle Association advanced concealed carry firearms training courses.

In-Gauge of Polk County encourages perspective students to research  other “concealed carry” training providers and inquire if they conduct official NRA firearms training or do they only conduct concealed carry classes taught by a “certified NRA instructor”.   There is a difference.

Unlike some law enforcement agencies that conduct concealed weapons training classesIn-Gauge of Polk County does not require fingerprinting for class participation nor do we maintain a computer data base on our students.

You can take the minimum training required by Florida law to apply for a Florida issued concealed carry weapons license elsewhere or you can take an official NRA firearm training course that is nationally recognized through In-Gauge of Polk County.

Undisputed,  there is no better firearms training than official National Rifle Association firearms training.  When you decide you want to carry a deadly weapon in public, capable of taking someone’s life either intentionally or unintentionally, you also decide what kind of training you want to have.  Your decision should be official National Rifle Association firearms training.

Through In-Gauge of Polk County all official NRA firearm training classes include official NRA student packets, text books and nationally recognized certificates of training.