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Dynamic Defensive Pistol 1

Intermediate - Take your training to the next level!

Duration: 6 hours, Range time



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This is the firearms training class that takes it a step up to show how to defensively use your pistol. We review safety, the fundamentals, 4-step draw, moving and shooting, and reloading. 

Held in San Diego, this course is 8 hours. Students must have taken a basic pistol course (or equivalent) and have attended one Way of the Gun class.

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Topics Covered

  • Safety review
  • Trigger control
  • Drawing from holster
  • Shooting and moving
  • Reloading
  • Clearing malfunctions 

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Expectations and Outcomes

Certificate issued upon sucessfuly completion of course.

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Intermediate, Active Shooter Response Training, In Home Defense Training

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Documentation Requirements

Valid Driver's License or ID, Pen or pencil and notebook, and Basic firearms course certificate or equivalent.

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

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  • A quality semi-automatic pistol
  • A holster and belt.  Appendix carry not allowed in this class.
  • At least 3 magazines, 4 magazines preffered. 
  • 400 rounds of ammunition minimum.
  • Ear and eye protection
  • Optional: Sunscreen / bugspray
  • Lots of water
  • Food
  • Clothing suitable for inclement weather

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