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NRA Advanced Defensive Pistol

Intermediate - This is the next level of training in our Outdoors Defensive Pistol Series. This course will emphasize movement, or what we know as “getting off the X.

Duration: 4 Hours

$199.00

Fee

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now April 25 Thursday
Lady Lake, FL
1 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now May 10 Friday
Lady Lake, FL
1 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now May 25 Saturday
Lady Lake, FL
1 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now June 10 Monday
Lady Lake, FL
1 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now June 22 Saturday
Lady Lake, FL
1 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now July 2 Tuesday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now July 20 Saturday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now July 29 Monday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now August 7 Wednesday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now August 20 Tuesday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now September 14 Saturday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now September 22 Sunday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now October 3 Thursday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now October 18 Friday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now October 29 Tuesday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now November 13 Wednesday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now November 24 Sunday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now December 10 Tuesday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
Register Now December 26 Thursday
Lady Lake, FL
2 - 6 Students 1:00pm 5:00pm Alex Maldonado Space Available
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Description

This is the next level of training in our Outdoors Defensive Pistol Series. 
It will continue reinforcing the fundamentals previously learned in the Basics of Pistol Shooting and the NRA Full Concealed Carry (CCW).

The NRA Defensive Pistol Course will focus on the techniques needed to develop a defensive mindset.
The goal of the course will be to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to carry and use a concealed pistol ethically, responsibly, and confidently.
As a result of participating in this course, the student will be able to explain and demonstrate the following: How to apply the NRA Rules for Safe Gun Handling when carrying a concealed firearm, basic principles of concealment, the difference between cover and concealment, drawing from the holster, levels of mental awareness, developing the proper mindset when using a pistol for personal protection, clearing common stoppages, use of pocket pistols, and more.
Students will receive the NRA Defensive Pistol certificate.
NRA Certified Advanced Pistol Instructors only conduct this course.

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Topics Covered

  • The importance of carrying and using a pistol responsibly and ethically for personal protection. 
  • How the NRA Rules for Safe Gun Handling are applied to concealed carry.
  • Basic principles of cover & concealment 
  • Mental awareness and Mental Preparation to develop a defensive mindset for carrying and using a firearm for personal protection 
  • Techniques for avoiding life-threatening confrontations
  • Explain the psychological and physiological changes that may occur during an attack 
  • Flash sight picture 
  • Reload under stress
  • Clear common stoppages
  • Present a firearm from concealment and shoot targets at varying distances.
  • Qualify for the NRA Defensive Pistol Certificate

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Expectations and Outcomes

As a result of participating in this course, the student will be able to explain and demonstrate the following: how to apply the NRA Rules for Safe Gun Handling when carrying a concealed firearm, basic principles of concealment, the difference between cover and concealment; drawing from the holster; levels of mental awareness; developing the proper mindset when using a pistol for personal protection; clearing common stoppages; use of pocket pistols; and more.
Students will receive the NRA Defensive Pistol certificate.

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Types

Advanced, Intermediate, Benchrest, Classes offered in SPANISH, Concealed Carry Training, In Home Defense Training, NRA Courses, Private Classes (Group / Individual), Scenario Based Training, Scenario Based Training (Simunitions, Man Marking Cartridge), Specialty Other, Steel / Rimfire Challenge, Virtual Simulation, Women's Only Courses

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Documentation Requirements

***This is an Advanced Class after taking the following classes:***

students must have previously taken the Basics of Pistol Shooting and in the NRA Full Concealed Carry (CCW) (NO APPENDIX CARRY)

Please provide your date of birth when registering.
The NRA requires the date of birth to complete the registration process.
Please download, sign, and return the Liability Waiver / Range Rules AT Liability Waiver / Range Rules.
A Picture of the Current Valid Driver's License.

The instructor requires a copy of your Government Issued ID once you register.

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Requirements

After your NRA Full CCW class, this is the next level of learning,
real-time shooting from a holster and about 300 rounds on a
Private Outdoor Gun Range to develop the skills and create muscle memory.

Recommended:

***This is an Advanced Class after taking the following classes:***
NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Class
The NRA Full CCW Class
For this class, you will need the following:
A reliable pistol 
A strong side holster (NO APPENDIX CARRY) 
A magazine carrier 
A couple of spare magazines (we recommend at least 3)
A sturdy belt
Eyes and ear protection
About 300 rounds of ammunition.

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