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About NY Pistol Safety

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NY Pistol Safety is a premier gun school in New York that offers the 16-hour mandated safety course required to apply for your pistol permit in your county. This course includes your qualification round as well. Our team of experienced instructors will guide you through your application process and answer any questions you have regarding applying for your permit. At NY Pistol Safety, we are committed to providing our students with the highest quality training and education to ensure their safety and success. Miguel Rivera, designed this Safety Certification Course using his years of experience in formal Law Enforcement Firearms training thru the Buffalo Police Department where he was a Range Master and tought in Erie County Police Academy, combined it with his training received from the NRA and the Military to come up with a comprehensive class that will teach you the basics in handgun safety.

Miguel is dedicated to sharing his years of training and experience to help you become a safer and more responsible pistol owner. He has over 30 years of training and experience


  • NY State Certified Firearms Instructors

  • Taught at numerous academies and classrooms throughout NY State to new cadets in Law Enforcement

  • Taught advanced shooting techniques with local SWAT teams and specialized Law Enforcement teams.

  • Teach the basic safety courses as well as advanced firearms training for civilians with the desire to learn more (Ask about our one on one range instruction once you have your NYS Permit)

Instructors will focus on the safe care and proper handling of a Firearm. NY PISTOL SAFETY designed this course to meet and exceed the requirements necessary with the application process by County Pistol Permit Departments as well as the NYS Concealed Carry Firearms Safety Courses. We will provide all paperwork and applications at class with instructions for completion.

**This 16-Hour course replaces the previously-sufficient 4 hour Pistol Permit Safety Course**

 Miguel will walk you thru every step of the way with your application and will continue to be there for you when you receive that’s exceptional customer service!   Come see us at NY PISTOL SAFETY to start your journey as a qualified pistol permit holder.  
Train now…Win Later ! 


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