Originally Posted by ausala
...I assume Gunsite must have some kind of lawful arrangement to get background information for CA residents, because I'm sure there are plenty of CA people who have attended classes there. But as with all things, I would not follow a practice that seems OK in 49 other states without making sure CA allows it.
The easy way for many of us, at least, is to use one of our non-resident CCWs. That's what I've done since my first class at Gunsite in 2002 (for which I got a statement of "no record" from the Sheriff).