Concealed Firearm Information and Resources at USA Carry
Pro-Gun Rights at Google Directory
First, do not carry a gun unless you are totally familiar with it and can fire it accurately under stressful conditions, Join a Pistol team.
Engage in competitive target shooting.
Practicing at a range is not enough . you have to be able to shoot accurately when your heart is pounding, you're hands are sweating, you're mind is racing, and you're eye.... you're eye can never..... never..... leave the focus of your attention.