H1 - Perfect Basics

Half-day course: Classroom and live-fire
Requisite Training: None
Gear:
Handgun, clean and in safe working condition (available for rent day of course)
50 rounds of range ammunition
5 dummy rounds (available for purchase day of course)
Ear and eye protection
Cap, with brim
Snacks (optional)

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Revolver Knowledge
Basic description; major components; features; and action types

Revolver Operations
Clearing; loading; unloading; and firing sequence

Semi-Automatic Handgun Knowledge
Basic description; major components; features; and action types

Semi-Automatic Handgun Operations
Clearing; loading; unloading; and firing sequence

Immediate-Action Drills
Failure to go into battery; failure to fire; failure to eject (stovepipes); and failure to eject (double-feeds)

Safe Gun Handling
Primary causes of firearm accidents; elements of firearm safety; and safety rules

Teaching Safety to Children and Families
Involvement; firearm storage; and Eddie Eagle training

Ammunition
Center-fire and rim-fire types; components of a cartridge; firing sequence; procedure for assuring use of correct ammunition; recommendations for self-defense products; trajectory dangers; storage; and safely dealing with misfires, hang-fires and squib loads

Fundamentals of Shooting
Identification of dominant eye and master hand; stance; grip; breathing control; sight alignment and sight picture; trigger management; follow-through; dry-fire training; and handgun care, maintenance, and safe storage

Handgun Selection
Caliber; weight; trigger system; decocking systems; fit and reach; quality and purpose features; and recommended self-defense gun list

Live-Fire Training
Great big dose of safety and hands-on instruction on handling, clearing, loading, unloading, and shooting of your revolver or semi-automatic handgun


All topics on this page are covered in a half-day of training