Pistol


P1

This course was developed to give students the knowledge to apply handgun fundamentals properly in any situation. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced shooter this course will make you more efficient with your pistol. Mind set is key and we will go into the basics of a combat mindset.

  • Gear selection and placement
  • Shooting fundamentals
  • Speed, Tactical and Emergency reloads
  • Weapon malfunction drills
  • Target Zone selection (1,2,3)
  • Problem solving while shooting and moving
  • Alternate shooting positions
  • Speed and accuracy drills
  • Proper movement techniques

  

P2

This pistol course was developed to advance the student past their basic working knowledge and fundamentals of pistol application. Students will be challenged and advance at a pace that information is still retained. In addition to the fundamentals, students will run through numerous scenarios and drills forcing them to think and problem solve. These drills will require applying the fundamentals at a fast speed, "SOF speed". This course is much more physical and mental than P1. Please be prepared to move and sweat.

  • Proper gear selection and placement
  • Shooting fundamentals
  • Speed, Tactical and Emergency reloads
  • Physics of the shooter and the gun
  • Strong and support side drills
  • Weapons malfunction drills
  • Target engagement zones (1,2,3)
  • Tactical movement techniques
  • Alternate shooting positions
  • In depth Combat Mindset
  • Speed and accuracy drills

 

P3 - 2 DAY

This pistol course was developed to advance the student past the knowledge learned in P1 and P2. It is designed to challenge and advance students over a two-day curriculum.  In addition to the fundamentals, students will run through numerous scenarios and drills forcing them to think and problem solve, while moving. Students will also learn advanced weapons manipulation techniques, choice of cover and concealment, and the proper way to close the distance with the enemy, whether in a rural or urban area. Recommend students be prepared to run, crawl, slide etc.

  • Proper gear selection and placement
  • Shooting fundamentals
  • Speed, Tactical and Emergency reloads
  • Physics of the shooter and the gun
  • Strong and support side drills
  • Weapons malfunction drills
  • Target engagement zones (1,2,3)
  • Tactical movement techniques
  • Alternate shooting positions
  • In depth Combat Mindset
  • Speed and accuracy drills
  • Movement to cover/concealment
  • Fighting in an urban environment (vehicles, buildings etc.)

 

What to bring...

  • Semi-auto pistol of choice
  • 3 or more magazines for pistol (6 for single stack)
  • P1- 300 ROUNDS / P2 500 ROUNDS / P3 1,000 ROUNDS of ammo specific to the pistol you will be using for the course
  • Ear protection (electronic preferred)/Eye protection
  • Holster and magazine pouches that will retain equipment when moving
  • Water storage device (Camelback, Nalgene, whatever just drink water)
  • Knee pads (optional but recommended)
  • Gloves (optional but recommended)
  • Clothing must be durable enough to perform during strenuous activity. We will be training in all weather conditions so pack accordingly.
  • Weapon lube and maintenance tools
  • Food