About the Study Guide

You are looking at the Washington Handgun Education Study Guide. At the present time, you cannot obtain handgun education certification from Handgun Safety Course. However, you can use this Study Guide as a resource to learn more about handgun safety.

Ammunition travel case

When you are transporting a handgun or other firearm on a commercial airline, you must follow these regulations.

  • All firearms must be unloaded.
  • All firearms, ammunition, and firearm parts must be:
    • Declared at the ticket counter during the check-in process.
    • Packed in a hard-sided, locked container.
    • Checked with your other luggage.

Other requirements also apply. Check with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) or your airline for more information.