Pistol Training Courses

Active Shooter Defense School offers pistol training courses for all shooters from beginners to Law Enforcement and Military.

Course Overview

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Course Duration: 8-9 hours

This course will cover an in-depth explanation of Combat Shooting vs. Target Shooting. Combat Pistol I is the first step towards being 100% proficient with a pistol in any environment. Our key focus is to give the student the skill set and ability to confidently defend one’s own life or the safety of others without hesitation our doubt. In this course we will cover:

  • Weapons safety
  • Holstering and drawing
  • Speed reloads
  • Trigger control and follow-through
  • Recoil management
  • Acquiring the target under stress
  • Accurately engaging the target under stress
  • Natural point of aim
  • Working space and ready position
  • Standard shooting positions
  • Clearing malfunctions
  • Introduction to basic movement

Required Gear: Pistol, 3 magazines minimum, hearing and eye protection, long pants, closed toed shoes (no sandals), folding chair and weather appropriate clothing, hat and sun block.

Bring a lunch, some snacks, and something to drink, bottled water will be provided.

Ammunition Count: 400 rounds*

*factory ammo or approved quality reloads (not included in course cost)

 

Course Duration: 8-9 Hours

Combat Pistol 1.5 is a combination of CP I and CP II.  This course will cover all of CPI and incorporate some of the training from CPII.

Ammunition Count: 400 rounds*

*factory ammo or approved quality reloads (not included in course cost)

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us or call (619) 490-3168

Course Duration: 8-9 hours

This pistol course is an intermediate level course. Our instructors will push you well past your comfort zone. Our instructors are passionate when it comes to this level of training and we want you to succeed, we want you to be the best possible shooter! This course will take you to the next level. In this course we will cover:

  • Shooting from retention
  • Rapid weapon deployment
  • Recoil management
  • Shooting from alternative positions
  • Dynamic movement
  • Shooting on the move
  • Multiple threat engagements
  • Combat stress and the OODA Loop
  • Managing your environment your gear and the current situation
  • Scenario based Stress Drills

Required Equipment: Pistol, 3 magazines minimum, hearing and eye protection, long pants, closed toed shoes (no sandals) Lunch and Snacks, folding chair and weather appropriate clothing, hat and sun block.

BOTTLED WATER WILL BE PROVIDED

Ammunition Count: 400 rounds*

*factory ammo and approved quality reloads (not included in course cost)