Do you want to apply for your License to Carry Firearms (LTC) or FID card in MA? If so, state law requires you to complete a “Basic Safety Class” before you can apply. This class meets this requirement and completion will authorize you to apply for your LTC or FID card in Massachusetts.

About the Class…

The next class is:  Saturday, February 17th at 9:00am. The cost is $65.

The Instructor… The class is taught by Jose Mojica, a certified NRA Instructor and law enforcement professional with over 15 years experience as an officer, instructor and instructor trainer. Mr. Mojica is currently the Director of a local law enforcement agency’s training division and is also a certified Municipal Police Training Council and Mass. Sheriff’s Association Instructor. In addition to training new LTC applicants in the basic safety of firearms, Mr. Mojica instructs law enforcement officers in Use of Force, Special Impact Munitions and Active Shooter Response (ALERRT) on a regular basis. Jose is a dedicated professional with a strong passion for what he does and is highly educated in all aspects of firearms, the use of firearms and the laws surrounding firearms in Massachusetts.

The Class… The class is held at the office of Snider & D’Amato Constables at 804 Main Street in Malden once per month. Special group classes available upon request. The class runs approximately 4 hours in a classroom setting. Student will receive basic training in the safe ownership, handling, loading, unloading, cleaning and storing of firearms as well as the laws surrounding firearms in Massachusetts. Students can expect to receive a lecture, watch videos, perform hands on skills and interact with the instructor and other students in a personable, non-stress environment. Students will handle various types of weapons such as a pistol, a revolver, a shotgun and an AR-15 to name a few. The instructor will also instruct students on actually applying for their LTC as well as provide tips for filling out the application. Upon completion, students will receive BOTH a State Police Basic Safety Certificate as well as an NRA LTC-007 Course Certificate. This is what is needed to apply for your LTC.

The Location… The class is held at the office of Snider & D’Amato Constables at 804 Main Street in Malden, MA. There is ample street parking and the office is handicap accessible.

Signing up…

To sign up for a class, contact the office of Snider & D’Amato Constables at (781) 321-3202 or email us at Pre-payment is required to reserve your spot. Payments are accepted via cash, check or credit card. The office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 5pm.


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