Utah non-resident CCW Permit

This course is designed to satisfy the requirements for CCW issuance in Utah for anyone that does not reside in the state of Utah. The Utah CCW Permit is also recognized by several other states.  Any person 21 and over with no felony record is allowed to take this class.

Course Length….…..4 hours
Tuition………….....…$100 (does not include fingerprints or passport photo)
Ammunition.......... no live fire or range time required

NOTE: We do our very best to stay current on the laws of Utah in regard to this topic.  We strongly encourage you to understand the laws for yourself and to keep current on them once you are a permit holder.  Click to visit the Utah Dept of Public Safety website

• A printed copy of your registration confirmation email from Valley Defense
• A positive attitude and a willingness to learn.  Please contact us with any questions.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ADD'L SERVICE OFFERED RE FINGERPRINTS & PASSPORT PHOTOS:  Utah requires that you send them your Certificate of Completion along with your application, fingerprint card and passport photos.  Fingerprint card and photos can be done at a few different businesses in the community.  However, we have the professionally trained staff at Valley Defense to provide this service to you at class for $35 (pls bring cash for this service).  Your one stop shop.  We will provide the print card, roll your prints, take and provide your passport photos (2) before you leave.  Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. us if you have any questions about this service.

We will greet you with light snacks/coffee/water . For most of our classes tuition and round count (where applicable) are a little higher than others, and there's a reason for that. Please consider we are not training our students to put a little white paper/card in your wallet...we want you to be prepared in the God-forbidden situation that you have to defend yourself. You will not be disappointed. If you have any questions at all, please drop us an email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or ask one of our many previous & returning students.  You can even read reviews online (Yelp!, Facebook, Google, and there are also some reviews on our website)

To receive a training certificate, each student must show the ability to read, write, and speak English clearly.  Because of the nature of our classes and a focus on safety, no translation is allowed.  Since we are dealing with life and/or death topics, the safety of our students and a good learning environment for our students is always our first priority.

VDC goes to great lenghts to train and ensure that each student understands the material. We are well known for working with our students through both emotional and physical challenges.