Get Your CPL in Clio, MI

Sign up for one of our upcoming CPL classes

Are you interested in becoming a CPL holder? First Class Defense, LLC offers complete CPL classes in Clio, MI. Here, we cover the legal and practical materials needed to become qualified to carry a concealed pistol.

Each 8-hour course costs $120 and consists of 5 hours of classroom instruction and 3 hours of range time. During this time, you'll learn how to:

  • Practically apply the law to avoid issues with law enforcement
  • Adapt your mindset to safely and effectively conceal carry
  • Apply the five key marksmanship skills
  • Develop a carrying technique that works for you
  • Properly file all the paperwork to receive your CPL
  • Stay safe when handling a firearm


Each of our CPL classes complies with Section 5J of 1927 PA 372. We also provide free breakfast and lunch, as well as hearing and eye protection. Students are required to bring at least 50 rounds of ammunition and are recommended to bring their own pistol. If you don't have one, you can rent one from us and purchase select ammunition.

Contact us to learn more about our upcoming classes.

Properly care for your firearm

ne key aspect of our classes is firearm maintenance training. We'll teach you how to disassemble and clean your firearm, fix jams and understand what kind of ammunition to use for specific situations.

At the same time, you'll also learn the fundamentals of firearm safety. Our instructor will cover common nomenclature, how to work your firearm and vital firearm safety tips. We also offer refresher courses for $40.

Reach out to us for firearm safety and firearm maintenance training.