Have a general question or need answer? Please review our General FAQ!

What if I paid a deposit and I need to cancel my class?

Deposits are non-refundable, but transferable to another date if Red Dot Arms Training Academy is notified at least 24 hours before the start of the class.

I have already attended a particular class and would like to attend the class again, what is the fee?

You may attend the classroom portion of any previously attended class again for NO CHARGE! If you would like to shoot, you may want to schedule a Private Lesson or join one our Skills & Drills Clinics for a nominal fee.  

What happens if I cancel within the last 24 hours and cannot attend?

If Red Dot Arms Training Academy cannot fill that seat, you will  forfeit your payment.

I've made a deposit, when is the payment in full due?

The payment is due 10 days prior to taking the class.

What happens if I am signed up for a class and then cannot make it at the last minute?

If this happens, please email training@rdarms.com and you can reschedule.

Do I need a Foid Card?

No,   Red Dot Arms Training Academy does not require a F.O.I.D card to attend. Illinois residents should apply for their F.O.I.D. if they are planning to purchase or posses or transport their own firearms.

Does Red Dot Arms have a range?

No, Red Dot Arms does not have a range. We shoot at a variety of locations.

Where do the classes take place?

Many of the classes take place at Red Dot Arms. Some of our classes take place at other locations.

How long are your classes?

Classes vary in length from 2 hours to 8 hours.  Check class for specific length.

How old do you need to be to attend training?

Any age may attend, but those under 18 must be accompanied by participating parent or guardian.

Are there breaks during the class?

There is at least a 10 minute break every hour.

Do you offer any discounts for veterans?

We offer a free CCL Part 1 to all verterans and all current serving military (DD214 or service ID required).