About the Course
Pistol Weaponcraft is a performanced based class for new and experienced pistol operators. This course is an excellent opportunity to train and develop individuals in the baseline fundamentals of safety, defensive marksmanship and dynamic pistol handling through a series of performance based instruction and drills.
The baseline fundamentals are but not limited to:
Firearms Safety - The capstone of firearms ownership and use.
Defensive Marksmanship - Consisting of a stable grip, trigger control and acceptable sight picture and stance.
Dynamic Weapon Manipulation - Gun handling skills; operating the pistols controls smoothly and efficiently with confidence. Safely presenting a pistol from a holster and driving the gun.. Efficient, rapid reloading and malfunction clearing drills.
The course will also highlight and discuss:
The safe storage and transport of firearms
Lecture and discussion in the “Use of Force” in response to a serious threat of bodily harm or loss of life and how it pertains to the law! Learn to operate within the law and stay out of jail.
Mindset - Introductory lecture on the proper combat survival mindset for a lethal force encounter. Why we fight and will to fight and survive.
Tactics -Introductory lecture on preventing and countering a lethal force encounter.
Dynamic movement off the “X” and the use of available cover and concealment
Students will rapidly advance in the range of instruction, through a series of dynamic challenging performance based drills, confidence building exercise, coaching and individual evaluation.
At the conclusion of the course students will leave the Pistol Weaponcraft course as skilled and competent pistol operators.
Equipment and ammunition requirements:
Ammunition: 300 rds of pistol ammunition
3 magazines with magazine pouches
A quality well made holster and gunbelt
Upon confirmed registration a complete equipment list will be sent.
Please note poor quality off brand holsters, shoulder, crossdraw, fanny packs and SERPA type holsters are not allowed in this course.
Rental guns will be available - supply is limited - Advanced notice required!