Terminology

Learn about important concealed carry and firearm terminology with the USCCA's Terminology Guide.

Self-Defense

Learn about the three main tenets in self-defense law.

Types of Licensing / Permitting Policies

Learn more about how authorities issue concealed carry permits.

Carry Types

Laern more about what constitutes open carry and concealed carry.

General

Learn more about common concealed carry terms.

Firearms and Ammunition

Learn more about firearm and ammunition terms and view images.

EB
FMJ
FPE
FPS
JHP
LR
LRN
SWC
TC
TMJ
WC
WMR