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Intermediate Handgun - Small Group

This Intermediate Handguns firearms training class will take students beyond basic handgun skills.

Subjects Covered:

  • Intermediate handgun techniques
  • Clearing jams
  • Reloading quickly
  • Actual Range Shooting
  • Controlled pairs
  • In-depth ammunition knowledge

This class is designed for the people who know the basics of handgun operation and want to take the next step. This class is taught in small groups and is not a one on one class with a private instructor (If you would like private instruction, check out “Intermediate Handgun – Individual” which is a one on one with a private instructor). The first half of class is spent in the classroom discussing handgun and ammunition knowledge and new techniques. The second half is spent on the range, doing actual shooting, learning and practicing the new techniques. After the class, the shooter will be able to handle and manipulate a handgun at a higher level.

Techniques Practiced:

Trigger reset, chamber indicator, press checking, speed reload, tactical reload, jam clearing (4 types), double taps, accuracy vs. speed, one hand shooting

Required Equipment:

100 rounds of ammunition. Price does not include ammunition but can be selected based on preference of student during course. Note: Can be purchased at the range for range shooting portion of the course. Two mags or speed loader for revolvers.


Intro to handguns or Women’s Basic Pistol or similar skill level


There are 7 classes scheduled for this course. Choose a scheduled class time below to continue: