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Women's Basic Handgun & Self Defense Fundamentals

Basic - An opportunity for women to develop their shooting skills and sharpen their situational awarness skills.

Duration: 4 hours - 2 hours classroom - 2 hours range time

$75.00

Fee

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Available Spaces
Register Now December 18 Saturday
Jeannette, PA
12 - 12 Students 12 pm - 4:30 pm Aaron Allen 3 Spaces Left
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Description

This Women's Basic Handgun & Self Defense Fundamentals Training is designed to reach women students who are brand new to firearms or women who maybe have never picked up a gun before. This training is also great for those women who are intermediate/advanced shooters ready to learn more about defensive shooting/situational awareness and take the next step with their firearms skills. The fundamentals of shooting will be introduced, reviewed and built upon while also exploring universal safety rules, situational awareness, risk reduction stratagies to discourage threats, simple self defense tactics,  common types of handguns, levels of carry/where to carry, marksmanship skills, basic firearms handling, and the use of deadly force.

Specifically, our Women's Basic Handgun & Self Defense Fundamentals Training is all about empowrement and sharing the basics‚ along with the fun, seriousness and importance of being a responsibly armed female. 

No prior experience is required to take this trianing.

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Topics Covered

  1. Firearm and range safety
  2. Fundamentals of pistol shooting
  3. Loading
  4. Cocking
  5. De-cocking
  6. Unloading
  7. Pistol maintenance
  8. Shooting positions
  9. Final Live Fire Qualifications
  10. Situational Awareness
  11. Levels of awareness and how to maintain an alert state
  12. Situational awareness methods
  13. Calling 911 and what to say
  14. The reasonable use of force
  15. Verbal warning and de-escalation
  16. Deadly Force 

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Expectations and Outcomes

This Women's Basic Handgun & Self Defense Fundamentals Training is designed to reach women students who are brand new to firearms or women who maybe have never picked up a gun before. This training is also great for those women who are intermediate/advanced shooters ready to learn more about defensive shooting/situational awareness and take the next step with their firearms skills. The fundamentals of shooting will be introduced, reviewed and built upon while also exploring universal safety rules, situational awareness, risk reduction stratagies to discourage threats, simple self defense tactics,  common types of handguns, levels of carry/where to carry, marksmanship skills, basic firearms handling, and the use of deadly force.

Specifically, our Women's Basic Handgun & Self Defense Fundamentals Training is all about empowrement and sharing the basics‚ along with the fun, seriousness and importance of being a responsibly armed female. 

No prior experience is required to take this trianing.

THIS TRAINING IS DESIGNED FOR THE BEGINNER SHOOTER OR FOR THE SHOOTER THAT WANTS TO RECEIVE MORE FORMAL FIREARMS TRAINING. THIS COURSE IS FOR WOMEN ONLY AND WILL TOUCH ON MANY ASPECTS OF SELF DEFENSE FOR WOMAN. 

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Types

Advanced, Basic, Intermediate, Women's Only Courses

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Documentation Requirements

Please bring drivers license, concealed carry license (if obtained but not required), one box of 50 round ammunition, your choice of personal handgun (not required but recomended - firearm rental and ammo is available) and cash/check for payment of firearm rental and ammo. All safety equipment is provided by Elite Tactical Firearms Training LLC. 

Due to the current lack of accesibility to ammunition, the fee for our ammunition and firearm rental has been raised to $40.00. 

$40.00 Firearm Rental & Ammunition Fee can be purchased on the day of the class at the venue. If you will need a firearm and ammunition, please add it on at the check out, so the instructor is notified of your needs for the class. Thank you!

The instructor requires a copy of your driver's license once you register.

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Requirements

Firearms brought to this course must be no bigger than .45 caliber.

Accepted firearms approved for this course are listed below, 

  • .22
  • .38
  • .380
  • 9 mm
  • .40
  • .45