Defensive Pistol is an advanced class and student must have, at a minimum, the NRA BASIC PISTOL, MS Enhanced Carry or equivalent before registering. ***THERE IS A $50 NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT REQUIRED TO SECURE SEATING***
Teaches the knowledge, skills, and attitude to carry and use a concealed pistol ethically, responsibly, and with confidence.
The Defensive Pistol Course will focus on the techniques needed to develop a defensive mindset. The goal of the course will be to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to carry and use a concealed pistol ethically, responsibly, and with confidence. As a result of participating in this course, the student will be able to explain and demonstrate the following: How to apply the Rules for Safe Gun Handling when carrying a concealed firearm, basic principles of concealment, the difference between cover and concealment, drawing from the holster, levels of mental awareness, developing the proper mindset when using a pistol for personal protection, clearing common stoppages, use of pocket pistols, and more. Students will receive a Certificate of Training from A & R Firearms Training. .