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An Introduction To Handguns - Individual/Private

This Introduction to Handguns firearms training class will teach the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a one-on-one with the instructor, which means he is not required to maintain a rigid agenda, and can focus or add to areas of need as required by you the student.

Subjects Covered:

  • Handgun Knowledge & safe handling
  • Ammunition knowledge
  • Fundamentals of handgun shooting
  • Actual Range Shooting
  • One-On-One Training
  • Eye & ear protection, guns & targets

This class is designed for the people with little to no knowledge of handguns, or those who are years out of practice and want a good refresher course starting on page one. The first hour of the class is spent in the classroom discussing the different types of handguns and how to handle them safely, ammunition, and the fundamentals of handgun shooting.

The second hour is spent on the range, doing actual shooting with a variety of guns, chosen by the instructor to fit the shooter. The basics of stance, sight picture, and trigger control are emphasized to maximize success the first time out. After completing this class, the shooter will be able to safely use the range solo.

Private Groups: When registering, you are securing 1 seat in a class. Once registered, that time slot will be reserved and will not allow any further outside registration for that date and time. If you would like to add more participants, you may add them at the range before or on the day of class.

Required Equipment:

50 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. You must be 21 to buy handgun ammunition.




There are 17 classes scheduled for this course. Choose a scheduled class time below to continue:

  • July 26, 2021 10:00 AM (Class Full)
  • July 26, 2021 11:00 AM (Class Full)
  • July 26, 2021 02:00 PM (Class Full)
  • July 26, 2021 04:00 PM (Class Full)
  • July 27, 2021 10:00 AM Register
  • July 28, 2021 10:00 AM (Class Full)
  • July 29, 2021 09:00 AM Register
  • July 29, 2021 10:00 AM (Class Full)
  • July 29, 2021 11:00 AM Register
  • July 30, 2021 02:00 PM (Class Full)
  • July 30, 2021 04:00 PM (Class Full)
  • August 04, 2021 02:00 PM Register
  • August 05, 2021 04:00 PM Register
  • August 06, 2021 11:00 AM Register
  • August 06, 2021 02:00 PM Register
  • August 09, 2021 02:00 PM Register
  • August 26, 2021 09:00 AM Register