Gunsmithing training is available online from a variety of schools, including American Gunsmithing Institute and Modern Gun School. Ashworth College also offers an online gunsmithing course.
Online gunsmithing courses utilize DVDs, textbooks, guides and communication with professional gunsmiths to provide course information. Those who complete an online gunsmithing course receive a certificate.
Gunsmithing is the profession related to building, repairing, cleaning and modifying guns. A gunsmithing program provides training in the use of the tools a person needs to build and repair guns. Gunsmithing courses also cover safety, measuring techniques and welding. As a firearm dealer, a gunsmith must have a firearms license from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.