About our Course-

Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit Class

REGISTER FOR your Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit Class TODAY!

Direct Hit Shooting Academy

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

"Providing students the training to make a Direct Hit"

Current Special $40, 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 $40 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