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The Wear and Carry and You

Conceal Carry Permit (CCP) and Concealed Weapons Permit, (CWP) are names we’re familiar with but in Maryland the title that applies is the Wear and Carry Permit. Our Maryland permit applies to particular applicants and without getting into a huge political rant, let’s break down the permit and go over whose eligible, the required training and recent updates to the process. 
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August 2019 Newsletter: Layaway Is Here!

While the kids may be getting ready to head back to school summer is far from over here at Heritage! First off we would like to thank the Frederick News Post for the wonderful article on our Women’s Handgun Workshop...
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4th Anniversary Celebration Summer Shooting Raffle!

There is still time to enter our 4th Anniversary Celebration SummerShooting Raffle! Until August 31st, when you visit our Range Operations and donate $5 to the Wounded Warrior Foundation you will get an H-6 Target and a chance to win the 4th AnniversaryHeritage Custom Glock 19X!
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Get Your MD Wear & Carry Permit

Heritage Training and Shooting Center offers the training for the Maryland Handgun Wear and Carry Permit in 2 days. The Handgun Wear and Carry Permit requires 16 hours of instruction, livescan fingerprinting, and application submitted to the Maryland State Police. Heritage Maryland Certified Instructors have the knowledge, experience, and tools to assist you through the entire process.
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6 Concealed Carry Handgun Options for Women

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The Top 10 Questions Women Who Are New Gun Owners Ask

Gun ownership, concealing and carrying, and gun safety is three topics that we hear in discussion regularly. According to a survey conducted by Pew Social Trends 30%percent of Americans personally own a gun, while another 11% percent say that there is someone in their house that owns one.
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What Everyone Needs to Know About Gun Safety, Even If You Don’t Own a Gun

What Everyone Needs to Know About Gun Safety, Even If You Don’t Own a Gun
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Things to Know When Buying Your First Gun

Purchasing your first gun is not something to take lightly. Not only will you need to get the necessary accessories, but you’ll have to learn proper gun handling skills as well.
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USCCA Courses for Self Defense

Have you chosen a firearm as part of your personal or home protection plan? 
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June 2018 Newsletter: Importance Of A Family Security Plan

Summer is finally here bringing longer days, more leisure time, and more time for family and friends, unfortunately, it is also a time of higher criminal activity.  A study by the U.S. Department of Justice identified that household larceny, burglary, aggravated assaults, rape, sexual assault and domestic violence were all found to be highest during the summer when compared to other seasons.   
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The Gun Range

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Why Target Practice is Such a Great Stress Reliever

Target practice relieves stress
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May 2018 Newsletter: National May Celebrations

There are few days of National celebration in May that deserve our thoughts.  We start the month out with Law Day and right in the middle of the month, May 19th, is Armed Forces Day.  Last but certainly not least the month closes with Memorial Day on May 28. For Armed Forces Day we hope you take a moment and thank a service member. We will be offering half-price lane and firearm rentals for all active duty and retired armed forces members on May 19th with valid military ID.
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April 2018 Newsletter: Stress Awareness Month

April is Stress Awareness Month and we at Heritage want to help you lower your stress levels. Stress happens and sometimes it’s unavoidable which is why an American Psychological Association’s poll found that one-third of people in the U.S. report experiencing extreme levels of stress. However, it’s important to find time for yourself to battle your stress levels.
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How to Get Into Competitive Shooting

Shooting sports are a huge opportunity for education and real-world practice, as well as a big dose of fun. Check out how to get into competitive shooting.
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Choosing the Best Courses for Your Gun Training is Priority

Understanding how to pick out the best gun courses and training center for your situation is essential. We understand this and are ready to take you from first-time safety classes to defense to training in low light conditions.
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March 2018 Newsletter: Refer-A-Friend Month

Spring is just around the corner and when we think spring new beginnings come to mind. We always encourage those new to shooting to come and experience all that Heritage has to offer. With this in mind, we are bringing back our ever-popular Refer-A-Friend Month! Bring a friend for their first visit to Heritage and we will present you with half off a lane rental and your friend will receive a free Range Card. It’s a Win Win!
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First Time Gun Owner? Here's Where to Start with Firearm Training

Owning a firearm can provide a sense of safety and security to your home. Collecting firearms can be an excellent hobby to pursue. That said, using a gun you're not trained on can be dangerous and even life-threatening.
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Understanding Why Cleaning is Important for Your Firearm

Firearms are built to last a long time, and many safety features are put in place to prevent accidents. However, your firearm may not last as long and your safety features may not work as effectively if your firearm isn’t clean. For these reasons, gun cleaning is an important aspect of gun ownership.
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February 2018 Newsletter: Love and Competition Is in the Air at Heritage

Don’t let the cold weather and short days get you down, we have exciting things planned for February at Heritage. We have even more ASI Matches than ever before including our new carbine matches. A new shooting raffle for your chance to win a handgun and to kick it all off we have your Valentine’s plans covered.
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Heritage Training and Shooting Center is a state-of-the-art facility with classrooms, simulation labs, range and firearms retail store all designed with comfort in mind.