PISTOL TRAINING STEPS
BASIC HANDGUN TRAINING
BASIC PISTOL CLASS: Introduction to gun safety. No Prerequisites
Learn about secure storage at home, with quick access. 2 Golden Rules: Muzzle Control & Indexing. Revolver vs. semi-automatic handguns, caliber sizes, ammunition for targets vs. self defense rounds. How to load & unload a handgun. Proper stance, grip, site picture and trigger control. This Class will give valuable insight into purchasing the right handgun for your needs.
ONE-on-ONE or SMALL PISTOL CLASS, FOLLOW UP TRAINING: Prerequisite: Basic Pistol
You have now purchased the handgun from what you learned in the Basic Pistol Class. Practice safe gun handling: Muzzle Control & Indexing is reenforced. Filling magazines / cylinders, loading & charging, proper grip, and shot placement. You will also learn how to "Dry Practice" at home with no live ammunition. 80% of gun handling skills can be done without firing your weapon. This will make the most of your Range Time and save money on ammunition.
SHOT PLACEMENT: Prerequisite: Basic Pistol
You know the basics of how to operate you handgun. Now learn to dial in accuracy at different ranges and rates of fire.
Find how important grip and trigger control come in, and the balance of speed and precision.
INTERMEDIATE HANDGUN TRAINING
REALM OF CONCEALED CARRY (CCW)
MAG CHANGES / SPEED LOADERS: Learn to efficiently load, charge, drop empty magazines / speed loaders and keep the weapon in operation. Combat / Emergency Reloads, Tactical Reloads, and Administrative Reloads.
Stay in the Fight!
DRAWING & HOLSTERING: Conceal Carry, walking around the Range, on your property, or in remote areas, you need a holster to carry your gun around safely. Many accidental discharges happen during improper draw and holster procedures.
Golden Rules: Muzzle Control & Indexing.
Even the most reliable guns like Glock may have a malfunction at times. Learn how to clear failure to feed, stove pipes, double feeds, failure to extract, and improperly seated magazines, fast and efficiently. Get back in the Fight!
ADVANCED HANDGUN TRAINING
COVER, CONCEALMENT, & BARRICADES:
Moving to cover may be more important than immediately returning fire from the open. Learn how to use vertical and horizontal barricades to least expose parts of your body, while firing your weapon. Efficient drawing, holstering, and mag changes will come in big time at this stage.
It's one thing to do standing still and fire your weapon. Now move, draw, shoot, and change magazines, as you head from cover to cover. It's all starting to flow.
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