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Pistol 102


Duration: 4 hours



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This course is second class in the line for our fundamentals of pistol. We strongly recommend Pistol 101 or equivalent before you attend Pistol 102. The student MUST know and be able to demonstrate how to safely load, fire, and unload a handgun.

Students failing to meet and maintain our safety requirements and/or who cannot meet and immediately demonstrate the minimum skills required for the specific class may be removed from training. Please ensure you have read through the class description and fully understand our prerequisites before registering.

Course Outline 

  • Handgun selection considerations
  • Support equipment
  • Shooting basics - the importance of proper grip, sight alignment, sight picture, stance, trigger control, and follow through
  • Presentation of the handgun from the holster to the target and safe recovery back to the holster
  • Administrative and in-service loading and unloading techniques
  • Static shooting positions
  • Cleaning and maintenance

Equipment List 

  • Quality functional semi-automatic pistol – Full size and compact pistols only.
    • No micro pistols or pocket pistols to include: P238, P938, P365, M&P Shield, Glock 43, etc.
  • 3 magazines
  • Magazine pouch
  • Dominant side, hip-mounted holster or dominant side, belt-mounted holster
  • Please wear long pants with pockets and belt loops, a sturdy 1.5" belt, closed toe shoes (no flip flops or sandals), and a crew neck (T-shirt) or button-up shirt (no low-cut neckline)
  • Optional, loading devices


  • Estimated round count: 100 rounds pistol



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Documentation Requirements

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

The instructor requires a copy of your Concealed Carry Weapons permit once you register.