Waypoint Shooting School

Safety, Accuracy, Speed

Waypoint Shooting School provides complete firearms education for all levels of students, from prospective gun owners to experienced shooters. We prioritize safety, confidence, and proficiency. Students will receive effective instruction and techniques to self-diagnose and identify areas of improvement. Those that are eager to learn more will receive personal guidance as they seek to expand their knowledge and skills. 

Through use of interactive training, a comprehensive curriculum, and a professional yet friendly environment, we strive to offer you the most effective learning experience.


Develop your abilities in an accelerated format that prepares you for a wide variety of shooting applications. Build upon skills learned in prior training to become highly capable in performance style shooting.

Become a more complete and proficient shooter.

Diverse shooting techniques will create more knowledgeable and aware shooters that are able to improve their skills consistently as they continue their shooting journey. 

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 experience. 

Prerequisites: ( you must take these courses before HG2)



Equipment Required:

  • Practical handgun desired for personal use
  • Minimum 500 Rounds of ammo (650 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

Equipment Recommended:

  • Food and water for a full day outside
  • Sunscreen, insect repellent
  • Ball cap or hat, sturdy footwear

Topics Covered:

  • Firearms safety and range etiquette
  • Basic handgun operation
  • Interfacing with handguns
  • Drawing from the holster
  • Accuracy on demand
  • Recoil Management
  • Movement concepts
  • Multiple target engagements

Additional topics may include:

  • One-handed shooting
  • Reloading techniques
  • Fixing Stoppages
  • Drawing from concealment
  • Shooting around obstacles
  • One handed manipulations
  • Shooting from various positions

Course topics are flexible and pace is variable to best accommodate a spectrum of skill levels.

This short video will show you the things you need to bring for class or a range trip. Having the right gear will keep you safe and focused.

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