YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a gun safety class on March 30.

The free class will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will be offered to citizens of York County and Poquoson who are 18 or older. Participants will be asked to bring an ID to the class.

This course is a GENERAL handgun safety course. It is not a concealed carry course, although it does meet the safety course criteria required to apply for a concealed carry permit.

It is not a hands-on course. It is a lecture-only class. A certificate of completion will be given at the end of the 2-hour course.

Those who are interested in attending the class can sign up with this link.