"Ed made sure there were no questions as we went throughout the training. His ease with the information made it comfortable to ask questions while leaving nothing "unknown." It was obvious that Ed has a passion for sharing his knowledge regarding pistols to others! "... "My goal was to leave the class feeling comfortable with the handling of a pistol. Goal was exceeded by all of the information that was shared regarding parts of a pistol, the parts of ammunition, and the safety necessary for handling a pistol. "  Kathy H.


"The instructor was very knowledgeable and informative. His emphasis on gun safety was very enlightening and helped me feel more at easy handling my hand gun because I knew more about how to safely and properly handle the hand gun He answered any questions that we had. I will definitely recommend him to anyone I know looking to know more about hand guns and having a gun for personal safety." Taylor S.


"Before course I did not feel comfortable handling a pistol safely. After the class I was confident and not afraid." Theodora S.


"Ed was an excellent instructor. He explained everything well and answered all questions thoroughly!"... "I thought the class was perfect and look forward to the next one. My hope is I will receive email notices of future classes. Ed Bella gave me confidence! Thank you!"  Mary Ann R.


"The instructor answered every question clearly and made my questions feel validated even though they may have been obvious." Kim W.


"I didn't expect learning about the specific internal workings of each gun type, how and why they work the way they do. Really helped me decided on the type of gun I wanted." Constance C.


"...I feel much more prepared for a defensive situation." Gene W.


"Just wanted to say THANKS! For a great class on Sunday. I really learned a lot and I’m eager to do more shooting. You’re an excellent instructor."Amy W.


"Course was more informative and useful than I thought it would be.  Showed me just how much I really didn't know.  I learned many, many good things and different perspectives" Jeremy G.


"I appreciate the opportunity to learn how to safely use a pistol and feel more confident in doing so" Lisa N.


"Learned a lot of basics even though I have been shooting for 40yrs!" Greg T.


Instructors "are very good with people and with course work.  Very happy I came." Barbara H.


"Good balance of book material and actual/shooting experience." Dan S.

"Feeling more confident handling a pistol" Patricia F.


"We both felt like we learned a lot & liked the individual hands on at the shooting range... Thanks for all your instruction.... " Robert & Carol B.



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