Concealed Carry Class in Wyoming

Taking a concealed carry class in Wyoming is a good idea.

If you are going to be getting a Permit to allow you to be recognized in other states with reciprocity agreements, you need to take training in order to get the Permit.

We’ve listed the requirements below for getting a Permit, which is basically only useful if you plan on traveling and wish to be able to carry concealed in other states that recognize the WY Permit.

Name: Wyoming Concealed Firearm Permit

Issuer: Local Sheriff

Type of State: Constitutional Carry. You are not required by law to have a concealed carry license in Wyoming, but the state operates on a Shall-Issue basis and issues licenses for the purpose of reciprocity.

Training Required? Yes

Type of Training Accepted: Any firearm safety or training class taught by a state certified or NRA certified instructor.

Any firearm safety or training course offered for law or security enforcement.

Participation in organized handgun shooting competition or military service.

Honorable retirement as a federal or state peace officer who has a minimum of 10 years of service.

Certification by any law enforcement agency under any procedures they establish.

Length of Training: 4.5-8 hrs

Cost of Training: $60-110, prices vary but this is a rough outline.

Reciprocity

States that honor or recognize the Wyoming Concealed Firearm Permit

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas
Colorado Florida Georgia Idaho
Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky
Louisiana Maine Michigan Minnesota
Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska
New Hampshire New Mexico North Carolina North Dakota
Ohio Oklahoma Pennsylvania South Dakota
Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont
Virginia West Virginia Wisconsin

Wyoming honors or recognizes the following states’ concealed carry permits

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas
Colorado Florida Georgia Idaho
Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky
Louisiana Maine Michigan Minnesota
Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska
New Hampshire North Carolina North Dakota Ohio
Oklahoma Pennsylvania South Carolina South Dakota
Tennessee Texas Utah Virginia
West Virginia

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