Pistol Basics 101

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

  • Safety
  • Pistol parts
  • Checking firearm status, loading, unloading
  • 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.

Book any two courses and receive a $20 discount!

Please download legal waiver, print, read, sign and bring to course.  Click to open Legal Waiver