Discover essential handgun shooting abilities that give you a deep understanding of technical shooting skills. Shooters will create a robust skill set and training methodology that facilitates sustained performance growth.
Learn how to proficiently use a handgun.
Gain necessary handgun knowledge and skills. The curriculum is presented in an easy-to-understand format that increases your safety, confidence, and proficiency. Emphasis on personal growth and a deep understanding of skills allows shooters to take ownership of their abilities.
Students will be actively involved in the learning process, testing the techniques they learn through various exercises and assessments. Students will be given methods of self-diagnosis to increase capabilities. Receive one-on-one coaching and performance tracking data to help prioritize areas of improvement for every skill level.
Student Requirements: Must be able to understand and apply firearms safety concepts. Concealed Handgun License or proof of previous fromal training.
Prerequisites: (you must have prior experience before taking HG1)
- Practical handgun desired for personal use
- Minimum 350 Rounds of ammo (500 recommended)
- Rigid holster that safely retains handgun while moving and maintains shape when empty
- Stiff belt capable of supporting handgun weight
- Spare mags (3 Magazines recommended)
- Notebook and pen
- Eye and Ear Protection designed for shooting
- Food and water for a full day outside
- Sunscreen, insect repellent
- Ball cap or hat, sturdy footwear
- Firearms safety and range etiquette
- Basic handgun operation
- Interfacing with handguns
- Drawing from the holster
- Accuracy on demand
- Recoil Management
- Training methodology
- Developing speed
Additional topics may include:
- One-handed shooting
- Movement concepts
- Reloading techniques
- Fixing Stoppages
- Shooting around obstacles
Course topics are flexible and pace is variable to best accommodate a spectrum of skill levels.
Be Prepared for:
- Training outside in any weather
- Day length of 7-10 hours
- Moderate physical exertion (standing and kneeling, short quick bursts of movement, light running)
- Self and group evaluation while working around others with a commitment to learning