Advanced Pistol Course
The Advanced Pistol course is designed with experienced shooters in mind. The course will build on each student’s existing fundamental knowledge of pistol safety and manipulation, while enhancing and improving their marksmanship skills through a variety of shooting drills and instructor-led exercises.
Our skilled and highly trained instructors will help guide students through a series of hands-on exercises that will help students assess their own areas of weakness while building on their strengths. Students will be taught the most effective shooting techniques, and how to accurately correct even the smallest mistakes in their current techniques to help increase accuracy and marksmanship.
By applying the advanced principles of weapons manipulation, we will help students reach their highest level of accuracy and precision by utilizing areas of strength and improving areas of weakness for each student. If you are struggling with marksmanship and accuracy when firing your weapon, let our highly skilled instructors share tips and tricks they’ve learned from their years of experience to help you hone your skills.
We have decades of experience, a wealth of knowledge, and unparalleled training in firearms operation and manipulation. Let us share some of that with you to help you become the precision shooter you want to be.
This is an 8-hour course that is completed in one day. Students can expect the following:
- Classroom instruction
- Hands-on training
- Live-fire exercises on the range
- 1-hour break for lunch (lunch provided)
Throughout the day, students can expect to spend time both in the classroom and on the range. Our skilled instructors will take students through a review of the fundamentals of pistol manipulation starting with the different parts of the gun, including ammunition and the correct way load to your weapon. Gun safety is of the upmost importance, so there will be a strong emphasis on safety rules, and ensuring that each student, no matter how proficient a marksman they are, are properly and safely handling their firearm.
While in the classroom, students can expect to learn more advanced principles of firearms manipulation including:
- Firearms Safety Review
- Field Stripping
- Advanced Weapon Manipulation Instruction
- Weapon Malfunction Instruction
While on the range, students will begin their hands-on instruction and skill development through live-fire drills focusing on the following principles and exercises:
- Advanced Weapon Manipulation Techniques
- Shooting While Moving Drills
- Multiple Target Exercises
- Reaction Drills
- Stress Shooting (timed shooting drills, etc.)
- Weapon Malfunction Drills
- Marksmanship Training
- Emphasis on Enhancing Proficiency
- Misfires, Malfunctions, and Other Problems
To finish out the course, there will be a final skill demonstration where students are given the opportunity to put into practice everything they have learned throughout the day.