Troy Tyson MNPTC Online/Hybrid Course

Complete this course and follow-up live fire with Troy for a quick easy solution to either your first permit or a renewal.

This class will teach you very important lessons to keep you and your family safe. The online portion of this course will teach you everything you need to know about:

  • Basic Firearm Safety (further firearm safety will be taught to students during the Firearms proficiency portion of this class)
  • What to consider while carrying a firearm in public when faced with a situation where you might need to use it to protect yourself or others.
  • Minnesota laws that you will be held accountable for when carrying a firearm
  • Where you can and can NOT carry a firearm

Upon completion of the online course, you will be provided with a certificate that will allow you to attend the Firearms proficiency portion of this MN Permit to Carry Class. You will also be provided with the contact information for your Instructor who will be continuing your education around Firearm Safety and the use of a firearm to defend yourself or others. The Firearms proficiency portion can be scheduled in a 1:1 or group setting. Don't have a handgun yet? not a problem, we can accommodate your needs!


Your Instructor


Troy Tyson
Troy Tyson

Troy has been involved with shooting and since he was a young kid with his Father and Grandfather. As a young adult he has become more involve in gun clubs and reloading. Most recently getting involved in long range shooting and growing the sport in Minnesota. Troy starting and ran the Minnesota Precision Rifle series. Shot centerfire the national series (PRS and or NRL) 2016 through 2019. Brought the first NRL22 matches to Minnesota and fell in love with NRL22. Troy opened DST Precision in 2014 and was able to take his passion in to a full time job in 2021. He has a gun shop south of Zumbro Falls MN open most hours, by appointment.


Course Curriculum


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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us within the first 30 days and we will work with you to make sure you are completely happy with the education you received.
What if I don’t own a Handgun yet?
Good news, we will have one that you can use and feel comfortable shooting!
How often are the Range courses completed?
How does what ever time works for you and your instructor to meet sound? After completion of the online course, contact your instructor to schedule either a 1:1 or a Group Range day to test out your shooting skills.

Cost of Course

  • $100 for new or renewal permits

Payment is due upon completion of the Firearms proficiency portion.

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