Two Day Defensive Handgun
This class is designed for individuals who are contemplating the use of a firearm for
Day One – This is an Introduction to Defensive Handgun Skills. You must already
have a basic knowledge of firearms. The next step in your handgun skill set is
defensive training. With lecture and practical exercises you will learn to be in
control your surroundings. Some of the topics covered will include, Defensive
mindset, Defensive Tactics, and Practical marksmanship. You will also be given the
fundamental skills required to be able to draw from a holster and engage various
targets, reload as needed, and be able to tactically clear firearm malfunctions.
After successful completion of this course Club Members will be “Holster Qualified”
and able to draw from the holster on our range.
Day Two – Today, will take the competent shooter outside their comfort zone and
expand their situational awareness, improving their ability to achieve consistent
acceptable hits with their handgun.
You may or may not realize that most high stress physical encounters happen in low
light conditions. Therefore, next logical step in your Defensive Handgun skill set is
Low Light Training. With lecture and practical exercises, you will learn how to
manage low and no light situations. Some of the topics covered will include the
tactical use of white light, primary and support hand shooting, lasers, and
Then we will move down range and perform close quarter exercises designed to
expand your tactical CQB skills with a handgun. This portion of the class covers the
basics of shooting from cover, shooting on the move, the proper manipulation of the
handgun while moving, and shooting from retention. You will be performing
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