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Defensive Pistol I

Cost $175.00

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Demystify the Art of Tactical Shooting!
Defensive Pistol I is an intense 8 hour course designed to equip the shooter with the skills of advanced firearms handling and refresh prior training. This class consists of both classroom lecture and practical application during range exercises. In order to benefit from this class the shooter should be proficient in the operation and controls of their firearm.

Shooters will be expected to be proficient with the operation and safe handling of their firearm.

If you have not taken Mastering the Fundamentals of Shooting, but feel you are prepared to take Defensive Pistol I based on prior training, please contact David Salthouse. our Director of Training, at to set up an evaluation with an Instructor.

This is an 8 hour course

Topics Include:

  • Safety
  • Range Protocol
  • Marksmanship
  • Drawing & Holstering
  • Different Shooting Positions
  • Weapon Malfunctions
  • Support Hand Operation

Equipment List:

  • Pistol or Revolver - For saftey reasons a minimum barrel legnth of 3" is required
  • 3 magazines or speed loaders
  • A Sturdy strong side holster (must be able to work with one hand)
  • A sturdy Belt
  • Magazine pouch (a dual mag pouch is recommended but not required)
  • Minimum of 300 rounds of approved pistol ammo
  • Eye & Ear protection
  • Legal Pistol Permit from any state or LEO Credentials.
    Pen & Paper
  • A baseball hat is recommended to keep brass from hitting your face, but not required.
To ensure a seat in the class, you must pre-register.

There are 2 ways to register:

  • Come to the range and leave a deposit,
  • Call the range and leave a deposit over the phone

Please feel free tocontact uswith any questions or clarifications.

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