Practical Pistol (2 day)

Practical Pistol (2 day)

Coming Soon


Pistol - Practical Applications expands on the core skills from Pistol Foundations and adds additional areas of instruction to provide a solid foundation of pistol shooting skills relevant to self-defense, action shooting sports, or recreational shooting.

Topics of instruction include:

  • Fundamentals of marksmanship
  • Draws and reloads with emphasis on economy of motion
  • Multiple shots and recoil management
  • Shot cadence and learning to shoot faster
  • Diagnosing and correcting shooter errors
  • Target transitions
  • Moving targets
  • Movement into and out of shooting positions
  • Shooting on the move
  • Malfunction clearances


Brass cased ammo only: No steel core, penetrator, AP, green tip, or ammunition that could damage steel targets or steel bullet traps

Student Equipment
  • Pistol with 3 magazines
  • Holster and mag pouch
  • Appropriate range gear
  • 700 rounds ammunition