Oregon Firearm Defense is a small investment for the safety of you and your loved ones.  Live with the peace of mind knowing you can protect what means most to you.  Enjoy the sport of shooting  and increase marksmanship.  Private courses are offered as a service to help people who want to learn skills such as:

  • safety

  • confidence and proficiency

  • target shooting

  • home defense

  • tactical defense

  • concealed carry defense

Benefits of Oregon Firearm Defense include:

  • great prices and quality lessons

  • increased safety and value through 1 on 1 private training

  • real world training for all levels of shooters

  • flexible scheduling

  • no hidden fees, group and family discounts

  • privacy protected

  • enthusiasm and fun

  • friendly service, no “tough guy” act

Range use, targets, and safety equipment are included.  Contact us today to schedule your course.

Courses

Pistol Basics 101 

Outline:  Through instruction and live fire drills we will cover these areas and more:

  • Safety
  • Pistol parts
  • Checking firearm status, unloading, loading
  • Clearing malfunctions
  • Grip, stance, sight alignment, aim
  • Trigger manipulation
  • Choosing pistols and ammo
  • Live fire practice
  • Cleaning and storage
  • ~3 hour course

Description:  Introduction to pistols with emphasis on: safety, pistol operation, ammo/pistol choice, gun care, and fundamentals of target shooting.  For people looking to buy their first pistol and beginners who wish to become more confident, proficient, and knowledgeable.  Course takes about 2.5 to 3 hours.

Requirements:  No previous experience necessary.  Dress appropriate for weather (rain, heat, etc).  Shoes with grip.  Bring lunch and water.  Bring your pistol and 100 rounds of ammo (S&W MP 9mm and ammo can be provided for an additional donation of $25).  Bring eye/ear protection (if you do not have eye/ear protection it will be provided).  $65 cash donation for private lesson.

Pistol Home Defense 150 

Outline:  Through instruction and live fire drills we will cover these areas and more:

  • Safety
  • Strengthening; grip, stance, sight alignment, aim
  • Refining; trigger manipulation
  • Mental preparedness/considerations
  • Situational awareness/scanning
  • Multiple shots
  • Multiple targets
  • Dynamic drills
  • Duress drills
  • ~3 hour course

Description:  Strengthening fundamentals with emphasis on home defense application.  Mental preparedness and muscle memory building to operate under duress.  Focus on efficient operation for; target acquisition, follow-up shots, and transitioning to multiple targets.  Use of dynamic drills and duress drills to simulate reality.  Course takes about 2.5 to 3 hours.

Requirements:  Pistol Basics 101 or at least 200 rounds of practice/familiarity with pistol use.  Dress appropriate for weather (rain, heat, etc).  Shoes with grip.  Bring snack and water.  Bring your pistol and 100 rounds of ammo.  Bring eye/ear protection (if you do not have eye/ear protection it will be provided).  $65 cash donation for private lesson.

Tactical Pistol 250

 

Outline:  Through instruction and live fire drills we will cover these areas and more:

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals:  review of key points
  • Considerations/mental preparedness
  • Situational awareness/scan/position sul
  • Draw from holster
  • Using cover and shooting from ground
  • Shooting while moving
  • Close quarters defense
  • Dynamic drills
  • Duress drills
  • ~3 hour course

Description:  Heavy focus on shooting while moving and ability to shoot from any position.  Emphasis on draw from holster.  Close quarters tactical maneuvers.  Dynamic drills to simulate decision-making while shooting.  Training that will instill proper muscle memory and realistic preparation.  Designed for people who carry.  Course takes about 2.5 to 3 hours.

Requirements:  Pistol Basics 101, Pistol Home Defense 150, or at least 500 rounds of practice (your fundamental shooting skills should be solid before taking this course).  Pistol and holster with protective trigger guard.  130 rounds of ammo.  Two magazines.  Belt attachable spare magazine holder.  Dress appropriate for weather (rain, heat, etc).  Clothing you don’t mind getting dirty.  Shoes with grip.  Bring snack and water.  Eye/Ear protection (if you do not have eye/ear protection it will be provided).  $65 cash donation for private lesson. 

Spartan Pistol 350

Outline:  Through instruction and live fire drills we will cover these areas and more:

  • Safety
  • Considerations/mental preparedness
  • Draw technique review/refinement
  • Multiple targets, multiple shots, moving target review
  • Reloading efficiently, reloading on the move, using cover
  • One hand reload and malfunction clearing
  • Drawing and shooting while on the move
  • Controlling space and momentum
  • Close quarters defense
  • Shooting without aiming
  • Dynamic shooting situations
  • Dynamic pistol control
  • Shooting under duress
  • ~3 hour course

Description:  Fast paced live fire oriented training for advanced shooters.  Strong emphasis on drawing, moving, and reloading.  Dynamic drills designed to maximize reality by incorporating situation analysis while implementing advanced skills (as would be the case in a real life situation).  This training course will build your ability to think critically in a shooting situation and improve your muscle memory for efficient response.  Course takes about 2.5 to 3 hours.

Requirements:  Tactical Pistol 250 or at least 700 rounds of practice (including practice drawing from holster).  Pistol and holster with protective trigger guard.  150 rounds of ammo.  Two magazines.  Belt attachable spare magazine holder.  Dress appropriate for weather (rain, heat, etc).  Clothing you don’t mind getting dirty.  Shoes with grip.  Bring snack and water.  Eye/Ear protection (if you do not have eye/ear protection it will be provided).  $65 cash donation for private lesson. 

Book any two courses and receive a $20 discount!

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