About our Course-

Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit Class

REGISTER FOR your Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit Class TODAY!

Direct Hit Shooting Academy

"Providing students the training to make a Direct Hit"

Direct Hit Shooting Academy  has been conducting classes  since opening  in 2012.

Current Special $47, plus $8 Range Fee
Regular Pricing $90


  • Classroom session begins at 6:45am.  The Range session begins at 12:45pm, we ask everyone Arrive by 12:30pm at the range, if you do not arrive by 12:45pm you will not be permitted to complete the course.
  • You will have 5 hours of classroom instruction and 4 hours of range time as required by the State of Tennessee for your handgun carry permit.   Normal class hours 6:45am-5pm 
  • All participants must bring a reliable handgun with 50 rounds of ammunition to qualify; eye and ear protection must be worn at all times at the firing range.
  • All guns subject to safety inspection, if the gun is not in proper working condition, you will not be able to qualify at the range.
  • Closed toe shoes are REQUIRED and appropriate clothing for weather conditions.
  • Registration must be completed on our website ONLY:  you will receive an email confirmation of your course registration, additional instructions and directions to the range.
  • Our instructor is a Army Veteran, NRA certified instructor as well as a State of Tennessee certified instructor with over 33 years of experience in firearms
  • Current Special Pricing - Just $47 each student.  Range fee is $8
  • Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy- You are scheduled for the course date you register for.  If you have to reschedule , there will be a $25 rescheduling fee to move you to another class date.


 If you have any additional questions please email us at:  godirecthit@yahoo.com