Teaches the fundamentals (knowledge, skills, and attitude) for owning and operating a pistol safely.

  • Provides a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation to one or more pistol action types (a good way learn about pistols prior to purchasing one).
  • Rules for safe gun handling
  • Pistol parts and operation
  • Ammunition types
  • Shooting fundamentals
  • Range rules
  • Range time to apply fundamentals learned

Use your own firearms or class firearms are available.


Focuses on those wishing to learn more about carrying a firearm for self defense.

  • Overview of various laws concerning: Carry laws, Self defense laws (not a legal interpretation.  Please consultant an attorney).
  • Using a pistol responsibly and ethically for protection
  • Mental Awareness and Preparation
  • Holsters for concealed carry
  • Drawing from holster
  • Use of cover and concealment
  • Marksmanship drills- accuracy, off line attack, reloading, addressing malfunctions.


Prerequisites:

  • Student must understand firearm safety rules
  • Proficient with the operation of their firearms
  • Comfortable drawing their firearms from a holster
  • Shooting drills will range from 3-25 feet.  Student must be comfortable hitting targets from those distances.
  • Requires strong side belt holster 2 magazines or speed loaders and belt pouches.

FIrearms Training


Customized training to fit your needs!

Contact us for pricing and to schedule your class.

Have several family members or friends interested?  Schedule your own private class.

Available classes:

Defensive Pistol (Concealed Carry)

~4-6 hrs on the range

Non- NRA Courses

NRA Courses

  • NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation
  • NRA Basic Pistol Shooting (Phase 2)
  • NRA Defensive Pistol
  • NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home
  • NRA Basic Personal Protection Outside of The Home 
  • NRA FIRST Steps Rifle Orientation
  • NRA Basic Rifle Shooting
  • NRA FIRST Steps Shotgun Orientation
  • NRA Basic Shotgun Shooting
  • NRA Home Firearm Safety

USCCA Certified courses:

  • Home Defense
  • Basic Handgun (Details)
  • Concealed Carry

Basic Firearms Fundamentals

(~3 hrs classroom/ 2 hrs range)

Non-NRA Courses

  • Basic Firearms Fundamentals
  • Defensive Pistol (Concealed Carry) (Details)

Private Instruction is also available on an hourly basis.