Logo, Upstate Guns and Ammo - Gun Shop
(518) 370-GUNS 
3410 State Street (inside Crown Motors) 
Schenectady, NY 12304  

Certified Gun Safety & Training Classes

Learn the ins and outs of gun safety, usages, and ownership with Upstate Guns and Ammo in Schenectady, New York. We now offer a wide selection of gun training courses to educate and enhance safety. All classes are taught by licensed instructors and most classes feature NRA certified instructors.

Current Classes

• Basic Handgun Safety (Required to Apply for a NYS Pistol Permit)
• Enhanced/Concealed Handgun

• Defensive Shotgun
• General Firearm Knowledge/Handling

Pistol Safety Course

This course not only satisfies the training requirements of almost every county in the capitol district, but also provides you with nationally recognized NRA basic pistol safety certification. The course is taught by an NRA Civilian Firearms Instructor with accreditations as a Law Enforcement Instructor, Personal Protection Specialist, NYSDCJS Use of Force Instructor, and Chief Range Safety Instructor.



Handgun and Target - Gun Training

Our next Basic Pistol Safety Courses will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017, and then again on Saturday March 18, 2017.  The courses run 9 AM - 3 PM.


Seating for all classes is limited, and require payment in advance to reserve your seat. 

Private classes can be arranged for groups of 10 or more students.

Contact us at (518) 370-GUNS in Schenectady, New York, for a list of upcoming gun safety classes.