We use a Nationally rated 5 star shooting range located only 20 minutes away for all our training.   The Indian River County Shooting Rangeis one of only three Ranges in the state of Florida that has earned the honor of 5 stars from the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF).  The other two 5 star ranges are in Tampa and Okeechobee.   In addition to all the credentials, this range is by far the friendliest in the area, not to mention having air-conditioned restrooms and sitting area. 

The Femme Fatale ARMS Skill-builder Improving Accuracy & Handling

​$50.00 plus range fee ($11.50)

Class is 2 hours long, plan to shoot 3 to 4 boxes of ammo!

Meet at the Range, no classroom component.


The Femme Fatale ARMS Skill-builder Improving Accuracy & Handling course is designed for those that have taken an introduction to Handgun and/or Concealed Carry Class (Femme Fatale Arms Intro to Firearms Safety recommended) and would like to further develop their defensive handgun shooting skills.  In this course you will have an opportunity to increase your knowledge of defensive shooting and will learn techniques for using your handgun in a defensive situation.  This class will develop muscle memory and proper form, while applying essential techniques that will establish a foundation for more advanced shooting. 

Emphasis is on accurate shot placement and not speed…doing everything right and slow to build proper muscle memory and technique so when you do move fast, you do it right and hit where you need to.


-          Certificate of completion from Introductory Handgun Safety Class …or…Concealed Carry Permit.
-          Ability to independently load, fire, and unload firearm. Class size is limited to increase instructor to student ratio.

Materials Needed:

·         Defensive handgun (preferably Semi-Automatic)
·         150-200 rounds of good quality practice ammo (fmj) (3-4 boxes)
·         2 magazines
·         Close-toed shoes (no sandals or flip plops)
·         Crew neck shirt
·         Hearing protection
·         Eye protection
·         Water  (we will take several breaks for hydration)

IRC Shooting Range Admission Fee of $11.50 is not included in ticket price.

Which states recognize my FL Concealed Carry License?

We offer concealed weapon / gun classes for women, training in Palm Bay, fl

Use the calendar below to find a date that works for you.  Class dates are highlighted.  

Click on the date to learn more and register for the class.


$95.00 includes range fee

This is an introduction to SAFE firearm use and handling. It's perfect for the new shooter, those with limited experience, or in need of a refresher. It's designed to give you confidence in Safe firearm handling.

This 4 hour class is ideal for the new shooter as well as those currently holding a Concealed Weapon License who would like more familiarity with their firearm and it's use. Attendees will gain knowlege and confidence in carrying and using their firearm.  Your fee includes, Instruction, Range Admission, Membership to the range and a Certificate of Completion that can be used to obtain a Florida Concealed Carry License.  

Just read the reviews from our past students! 

Part 1 - Classroom experience. During this 2 hour class we explore and discuss the working of a handgun. We cover safe operation, loading, unloading, carrying, and storage of your firearm and much more. Questions are permitted and encouraged.

Part 2 (same day) - Live Fire exercises at an outdoor Pistol Range. During this portion of the instruction you will have the opportunity to practice what was learned in the classroom.  You will train one on one with an instructor until you are able to shoot a defensive group in a target approximately 21 feet away.  You will be taught to hold and shoot your handgun in compliance with current NRA techniques.

-The focus is on safety first.

-You will receive One on One Personalized instruction at the firing line.

-All pistol handling is in compliance with current NRA techniques. 

-After the conclusion of the class, students are welcome to stay at the range and practice what they have learned.

A firearm and 20 rounds of ammunition (If you do not have one, we can arrange to loan you one.)

Range Admission is included in the cost of the class, car pooling to the range is encouraged if you do not want to stay and shoot after class.

At the end of the class you will receive a signed CERTIFICATE of Instruction which can be used to obtain a “Concealed FIREARM License” in the state of Florida.

Our instruction includes Current Competitive and Law Enforcement shooting grip, stance and technique.  

​ALL CLASSES - Hearing and Eye Protection are required and will be available for purchase at class.
To protect you from flying brass Do not wear any open toe shoes, ie. flipflops or sandals, NO low cut or v neck shirts.  Hat is required!
Bring a bottle of water, a positive attitude, and a sense of humor!
All of Femme Fatale ARMS' classes are Female Friendly, not condescending, and speak in a clear easy to understand manner. Well behaved men are welcome to attend.
The information taught in this class will empower the students through education..

Below is a list of the classes offered by Femme Fatale ARMS instructors.  All our instructors are professional and patient and have the credentials to teach through the NRA or Law Enforcement. 

*NOTE some classes do not include the $11.50 range fee, the student is responsible for payment.

Femme Fatale Arms - Ladies Gun Store in Palm Bay

See the information above for our location and hours in Palm Bay

​ Concealed weapon training in Palm Bay - Gun classes for women

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4270 Minton Road

Palm Bay, FL 32904

(behind Walgreens at the intersection of Minton and Palm Bay Roads)