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Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals

Basic - home & Personal Protection

Duration: 6 hours class, 2 hours range time



Joe Salerno

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now April 30 Sunday
Newmanstown, PA
20 - 20 Students 9:00am to 5:00pm Joe Salerno Space Available
Register Now May 21 Sunday
Newmanstown, PA
20 - 20 Students 9:00am to 5:00pm Tom Tumminia Space Available target icon


This course is designed for anyone that owns or carries a firearm. The course will teach you basic shooting fundamentals as well as situational awareness, and the legal aspects of using deadly force. If you own a firearm for self-defense, this course is a must for your safety, and staying within your legal rights with a firearm, and understanding the critical differences between marksmanship training and defensive training.

Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals is a comprehensive course for anyone considering owning or carrying a firearm for self-defense. The course is a complete guide to understanding conflict avoidance and situational awareness; home security and home defense; handgun, shotgun and AR-15 basics; shooting fundamentals; the physiology of violent encounters; the legal aspects of using deadly force (including knowing what to do in the aftermath); and a complete guide on gear, gadgets, and ongoing training.

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Topics Covered

Basic Shooting Fundamentals
Situational Awareness
Legal Aspects of Deadly Force
& more.

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Expectations and Outcomes

If ammunition is needed by any student, they must notify us at the time of registration.  The caliber of the firearm will be required.

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Basic, CCW, In Home Defense Training, USCCA Courses

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  • Certificate of Completion
  • Ammunition - 100
  • Long Pants
  • Close-toed Shoes
  • Brimmed Hat
  • Handgun
  • Lunch
  • Rain Gear
  • Pen & Notebook
  • Bug Spray
  • Eye & Ear Protection
  • Extra Magazines - 2
  • Magazine Pouch - 2
  • Speed Loader
  • Range Bag
  • Holster
  • Water / Beverage
  • Targets