AVON PARK, Fla. – June 11, 2019 – The South Florida State College (SFSC) Criminal Justice Academy is offering a Concealed Weapons Permit course on Saturday, July 13, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., on the Highlands Campus in Avon Park. This course is required to carry a concealed weapon in Florida. Topics to be covered include Florida statutes, use of deadly force, carry restrictions, and live-fire exercises. Everything for the course will be provided. The cost is $55 and the course number (CRN) is 30698.

Register at any SFSC campus or center in Highlands, Hardee, or DeSoto county; pre-registration is required. For more information, contact the Criminal Justice Academy at 863-784-7285 or visit southflorida.edu/publicsafety.