1st time applicants (SORA or Armed SORA)
Before taking the course, students need to register first with the NJ State Police on their website. It will be the registrants responsibility to sign up for the appropriate SORA designation (either SORA or Armed SORA) The registrant will receive a 30 day temporary ID number. Within that time frame, the student will need to take the 24 hour SORA class, as well have their finger prints done. After the aforementioned steps have been completed within the 30 day time frame, the student will receive their SORA card in the mail from the NJ State Police within 10 business days.