3 Simple Steps-Please Read!

FIRST-fill out the form below.  Please be accurate. A Certificate of Completion will be mailed to the address you provide

SECOND-take the pistol safety course (Schenectady County is the only county still allowing residents to apply for a premise (home) pistol permit). All other counties must take the NYS 16hr. course. This course begins as soon as you pay the registration fee. It is 1 hour long. Make note of your user name and password-in case you need to break and go back into the course.

THIRD- Google Schenectady County Pistol Permit & follow instructions for how to apply for your restricted pistol permit. You can apply in Schenectady County if you own a home or a business in Schenectady County or if you are employed in Schenectady County.


This information is forwarded to Learn To Shoot NY so we know where to send your certificate of completion