4-hour Course will be acceptable only for "Possess on Premise" in Onondaga, Oswego, and Madison Counties.

This course walks through the basics of:

  • Permit requirements
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Cleaning
  • Safe storage and childproofing

OCC's Handgun Safety Course is taught by NYS DCJS-certified firearms instructors and fulfills requirements for obtaining a pistol permit in Onondaga, Cayuga, Madison, Oswego, and Seneca counties. It's a one-day commitment, that lasts approximately four hours.  The course costs $50 to attend, and is offered at OCC's main campus, OCC's Liverpool campus, and the Community Room (JCPenney wing) at the Fingerlakes Mall in Auburn.

Participants should not bring guns to the course, since all course materials are provided. 

For additional information about requirements for your specific county please contact your local licensing official. For information about Onondaga County please follow this link https://sheriff.ongov.net/pistol-license-unit/

Questions? Contact (315) 498-6080 or email occliverpool@sunyocc.edu

Register Date of Class Day Time Location Reg Deadline
Register April 15, 2023 Saturday 9:30am -1:30pm OCC Main Campus  
Register May 6, 2023  Saturday 8:30am -12:30pm OCC Main Campus