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Pistol 1 Course 4.5 hr class/range


This class is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of how to safely handle, function and shoot a handgun. Perfect for new or novice shooters, this is a low-stress, fun-oriented course that installs comfort and confidence. Following a classroom lecture covering an assortment of topics, students participate in "dry" drills where they learn to safely handle and function their handgun before firing any shots. Students are then put through a series of live-fire drills where they practice all the topics covered in the classroom. Students are provided handouts which summarize key points of the class.


Topics Covered:

  • History and evolution of pistols

  • Evolution of ballistics

  • Nomenclature of Semiautomatic handguns 

  • Nomenclature of Revolvers

  • Marksmanship fundamentals

  • Practical dry drills

  • Live-fire drills

  • Gun care and maintenence



After the initial classroom portion of the course the remainder of the course will be completed at the range.


  • $120 per student (includes a 2 hour group session at range)

  • A glock 17 will be provided

  • Ammunition will be provided

  • Lunch will be provided

  • Minimum students 6/max 12


Schedule Course Dates:   coming soon...

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