You want to obtain your Concealed Handgun Permit (that's the official name in Colorado - many refer to it as a CCW).  If you are thinking about or have just purchased a firearm, you should start with a solid foundation in Firearms Safety.  NRA Basic Pistol would be your start and meets the requirements for the CHP application and gives you that strong safety foundation.  If you have owned a handgun and been shooting for some time, you can complete the CHP course in less time the Basic Pistol.

 

NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course

NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course

NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course

Home Protection Basic

CHP Basic Course