Frequently Asked Questions

  1. 1. What states recognize the Florida Resident concealed carry permit?
  2. 2. What does US Concealed Online provide for my certification process?
  3. 3. How old do I have to be to qualify for a Florida Concealed Carry Permit?
  4. 4. If approved, are there restrictions on where and when I can carry a concealed weapon?
  5. 5. Can I get a refund?
  6. 6. How can I be sure that this course is valid?
  7. 7. Where can I find more information about Florida concealed carry permits?
  8. 8. If approved, how many years is my permit issued for?


1. What states recognize the Florida Resident concealed carry permit?

Reciprocity depends on residency, permit type, and age. For an in depth look on Florida Reciprocity, please click here.

For more information on Florida Reciprocity please visit here.

2. What does US Concealed Online provide for my certification process?

US Concealed Online provides you with the educational safety training course necessary to complete the educational and training portion of your Florida resident concealed carry permit application. Should you choose to move forward with your application after completing the training and passing the certification test, you will have the option to download the required certificate of completion from our site, in addition to scheduling your required live fire training.

Once you have downloaded the certificate of completion, we will provide you with the step by step process you need to take to complete your application with the State of Florida. Our online course certification and your live fire training meet the educational requirements to apply for a Concealed Carry permit in the state of Florida.

3. How old do I have to be to qualify for a Florida Concealed Carry Permit?

21 years old.

The State of Florida has a comprehensive list of eligibility requirements here:
https://www.fdacs.gov/Consumer-Resources/Concealed-Weapon-License

4. If approved, are there restrictions on where and when I can carry a concealed weapon?

Yes. Places you may NOT carry concealed in Florida include but are not limited to:

- As always, you must comply with federal law restrictions.

- Any schools at any level, public or private

- Any courthouse

- Polling places

- Any vocational or career centers

- Any jail or detention center

- Any "place of nuisance"

- Any law enforcement station

- Hospitals and mental centers

- Any place alcohol is served on site

- Passenger terminals in airports

- Any meeting of legislature at any level, including schools

Please refer to Florida state laws for an in depth breakdown or if you are unsure about where you can carry.

5. Can I get a refund?

At Concealed Coalition we understand that life happens all around us, all the time and many times is out of our control. For our in-person trainings we will do our best to accommodate you by rescheduling your training, please contact us at 1-800-909-5436. However, if you do not to show up to your elected class, it is not refundable.

Due to COVID restrictions, class availability is limited as we work within the guidelines of the law. We appreciate your patience. We are working diligently to open as many classes as possible.

For online trainings the course you purchased is an online course and is delivered upon purchase. Due to the fact that you will have already received our education via our online portal, we will be unable to refund you the cost of the class training. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at 1-800-909-5436.

6. How can I be sure that this course is valid?

Documentation of familiarity of a handgun is the noted requirement by Florida law to fulfill the requirement for training in your application for a concealed carry permit. Our state certified trainer holds multiple certifications along with years of practical handgun experience. The course we offer online is comprised of nationally recognized course training materials used in all 50 states. We assure you with the satisfaction guarantee that our online training course in addition to the live fire training is not only valid but exceeds the minimum requirements for handgun safety training as outlined in the concealed carry permit requirements.

For more information about our trainer and the curriculum click the link below.
Course Credentials

7. Where can I find more information about Florida concealed carry permits?

The State of Florida website explains the concealed carry permit process for Florida residents in detail here:
https://www.fdacs.gov/Consumer-Resources/Concealed-Weapon-License

8. If approved, how many years is my permit issued for?

7 years