DSOTG CCW Online Course

Read the narrative and understand the background and objectives of DSOTG’s CCW course.  Download and print out our CCW training manual.  Record all of you training in this book.  It is helpful to place it in a 3-ring notebook. There are 5 sections and each section ends with a quiz.  Section 2-Fundamentals and Section 4-Tactical Medicine have videos that showed be reviewed.



  • HANDGUN: Fundamental Techniques For Mastering Combative Handgun
  • Extreme Accuracy for Combative Sighted Fire by Ron Danielowski


  • STRATEGY: For The Defense Of Home, Business, And Community
  • INDIVIDUAL TACTICS: Individual Tactics Necessary To Defend In The Home And On The Street



  • Ohio Concealed Carry Laws and License Application by the Ohio Attorney General

Review the slide deck.  Then read the 3 manuals and the paper on combative sighted fire by Danielowski.  Finally, read the Ohio CCW laws manual published by the Ohio Attorney General and/or the Michigan hand gun laws.  Finally, complete the test. 

At the completion of the course, participants will be able to have:

  • The ability to name, explain, and demonstrate the rules for safe handling of a handgun and proper storage practices for handguns and ammunition;
  • The ability to demonstrate and explain how to handle ammunition in a safe manner;
  • The ability to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to shoot a handgun in a safe manner;
  • The ability to attend the range portion of our training.

This course is the result of years of experience training students to obtain their CCW/CPL in Ohio and Michigan.  You will notice several things about our training course.  First, it is much more in depth and longer than the requirements of both Ohio and Michigan law.  Although there are numerous other course do choose from, our objective is not to meet the minimum state requirements for you to obtain your CCW/CPL.  Our objective is to train you to defend yourself or your loved ones when it is a life and death matter.  Our course incorporates DSI’s Tier 4, Module 1 combative firearms training as well as the first hour of our Module 2 class.  This is 5 hours of range time.  Successful completion of this course includes completion of our Mod 1 training.  You will be qualified to continue your training with our Tier 4, Mod 2 class.  Our Tier 4 classes are $150.00 per module.  Our CCW class is $185.00, because it includes 5 hours or range time and you are receiving our Mod 1 training plus it meets all the requirements for you to obtain your CCW/CPL.