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Women’s Only Handgun Fundamentals shotgun pit

November 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Handgun Fundamentals
Down Range LLC
Cost: $150.00 Discount NIRPC $125

Instructor: Matt Gerard – Matt is a 13 year police veteran, majority of which was spent while participating with the local, multi-jurisdictional SWAT team. Matt is also one of this department’s firearms instructors with advanced training in handgun and rifle tactics.

Course Description: Handgun fundamentals is an introduction to handgun tactics. This class is suitable for the shooter who has never fired a gun as well as shooters with no formal training that want to learn how to operate a handgun properly. At the completion of this class the student will have developed the building blocks that will apply to casual shooting, competition, or personal defense.

Topics including:
– Firearm Safety
– Function of a Typical Handgun
– Setting up your gear belt
– Principals of Marksmanship
– Presentation
– Dry fire training
– Admin loading
– Live fire Qualification
– Maintenance

Required Equipment, to be brought to class the first day for inspection by the instructor (call in advance to confirm your firearm and holster are appropriate for class)
– Semi Automatic hand gun in good working order
– 3 Magazines
– Magazine pouches to hold at least 2 magazines
– A strong side belt mounted holster of quality construction
– A quality belt
– 100 rounds of quality ammunition
– Eye protection
– Ear protection
– Appropriate clothing for the weather
– closed toe shoes
– tight neck shirt
– Hat with a brim
– Bag lunch


November 1, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm