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canebrake 05-18-2012 01:11 PM

Gunsmithing School List
 
Please PM me if you have any corrections or additions.

This is a total-immersion-learning profession.

Here is a gunsmithing school list. (By no means complete and with no recommendations.) You will need to do your own research.

Gunsmithing Schools:

Gun Shop/Repairs at Colorado School of Trades
Colorado School of Trades
1575 Hoyt Street
Lakewood, CO 80215
Phone: 800-234-4594

Gunsmithing Program at Lassen College
Lassen Community College
P.O. Box 3000
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: 530-257-4211

MCC Gunsmithing Program
Montgomery Community College
1011 Page Street
P.O. Box 787
Troy, NC 27371
Phone: 800-839-6222

MSC Gunsmithing Program
Murray State College
One Murray Campus
Tishomingo, OK 73460
Phone: 580-371-2371

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School: Pittsburgh PA
Pennsylvania Gunsmith School
Pittsburgh PA
812 Ohio River Blvd.
Avalon
Pittsburgh, PA 15202
Phone: 412-766-1812

Gunsmithing Technology at Pine Technical College
Pine Technical Institute
900 4th Street
Pine City, MN 55063
Phone: 800-521-7463

Brownell's Trinidad American Firearms Technology Institute
Trinidad State Jr. College
600 Prospect
Trinidad, CO 81082
Phone: 800-621-8752

Yavapai College : Gunsmithing Program
Yavapai College
1100 East Sheldon Street
Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928-776-2348



For those of you needing something other than brick-and-mortar schools or correspondent/on-line courses;

Penn Foster Gun Gunsmith Program

The Sonoran Desert Institute - School of Gunsmithing

NRA LE Training - Tuition Free Armorers Schools

Shout-out to kerstingm for the following suggestions;
Here are the links, first is the link for AGI which is by far the best out there (in my opinion) for an online option.

American Gunsmith Institute

Second is Modern Gun School (MGS), which is not a bad course, but they do seem a little on the disorganized side trying to get the materials to you in a timely manner, mostly on the supplies and practical projects. They also jump around a little too much in the topics where you might study stocks in one chapter then cover four or five more things then you're back into stocks again. To me I think we should stick with a subject finish it then move on. Just my opinion. All in all they do cover a lot of material with an option to get 21 (I think that's the number) optional specific firearm models for an additional cost.

Modern Gun School

I hope this helps with a some other options of what is available out there. - kerstingm

canebrake 02-26-2013 01:46 PM

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