Are you considering a career in gunsmithing? Your choice of gunsmithing education will significantly impact your future in this field. Here, we'll delve into the top three considerations crucial for embarking on your journey into the realm of firearms and gunsmithing education. Total Value Over Price: Understanding...

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Table of contents for COMMON GUNSMITHING QUESTIONS Do I need an FFL, a Federal Firearms License to be a gunsmith? How complicated of a process is getting an FFL and do I need to have a Federal Firearms License to take AGI's courses? What category of Federal Firearms...

It is not a requirement in the state of California to obtain a Gunsmithing Certificate to practice gunsmithing. However, possessing a Gunsmithing Certificate will demonstrate a proven level of competence. A Federal Firearms License and State licenses are required to operate a gunsmithing business.
The American Gunsmithing Institute’s approval to operate as a private postsecondary institution in the state of California is based on provisions of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act (CPPEA) of 2009 (California Education Code, Title 3, Division 10, Part 59, Chapter 8), which was effective January 1, 2010. The Bureau can be reached at 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400, Sacramento, CA 95833, www.bppe.ca.gov, toll-free telephone number (888) 370-7589 or by fax (916) 263-1897.
Professional Gunsmithing Courses not available to Oklahoma residents at this time.