Defensive Pistol Class Dates






​Class requirements for Pistol and  Ammunition: 

  • Handgun
  • Ammunition (300 range rounds & 25 self-defense rounds)
  • Snap caps
  • Concealment holster
  • Outside the waistband belt holster
  • Dual magazine holster
  • Eye and ear protection


No Perfecta, Tula, Monarch, or reloads will be allowed in class. All ammo should be new, brass cased ammunition. 


Class Payment Options

Deposit is non-refundable. Class space is limited

Topics & Material Covered

  • Handgun safety
  • Weapon retention 
  • Threat scenarios
  • Engaging multiple threats
  • Active shooter
  • When to shoot & when to not shoot
  • ​Moving and shooting
  • Utilizing cover & concealment 
  • Drawing from concealment
  • ​Defensive shooting skills
  • ​Strong hand shooting & reloading
  • Weak hand shooting & reloading
  • Creating & keeping distance from threat 
  • Instinctive shooting​​

Prerequisites for class: 

  • ​Firearm Proficiency Test
  • Firearm Safety Test

Both tests will be set up with the instructor and will require 50 rounds of ammunition. 


Firearm Proficiency & Safety Test:

10 rounds at 3 yards

20 rounds at 7 yards

5 rounds at 7 yards moving to 3 yards

10 rounds at 15 yards

5 rounds at 15 yards moving to 7 yards

​All rounds must be within the silhouette of a standard B-27 target. 

​Clear common handgun malfunctions: 

Stove pipe

Double feed

Squib load

Hang fire

Failure to feed

Out of battery