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Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals

Qualifies for Michigan Concealed Pistol License (CPL/CCW) Range Time and Manuals are extra cost

Duration: 8-10 hours total course, includes Classroom, Range Prep and live Fire Range Time

Fee: $89.95

Type(s): Basic, CCW, USCCA Courses

Instructor: Michigan Pistol Academy - Rick Billington View Bio

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Description

Lesson Topics Include:

Lesson One: DEVELOPING A PERSONAL & HOME PROTECTION PLAN   
» Why is Conflict Avoidance so Important?   
» Situational Awareness   
» The Color Codes of Awareness   
» Observing our Environments   
» More on Conflict Avoidance   
» Planning for Home Defense   
» Mental Exercises

Lesson Two: SELF-DEFENSE FIREARMS BASICS   
» Four Universal Safety Rules   
» Properly Clearing Semi-Automatics and Revolvers   
» Additional Safety Considerations   
» Double Action versus Single Action   
» Revolver and Semi-Automatic Examples   
» Other Considerations    
» Ammunition Malfunctions   
» Understanding Ammunition, Ballistics, Take Down Factor, Gauge & Calibers   
» An Introduction to Home Defense Shotguns, and the AR-15 Platform    » Tasers and Pepper Spray

Lesson Three: DEFENSIVE SHOOTING FUNDAMENTALS    » Muscle Memory   
» Proper Grip   
» Stance: Body and Arm Positions   
» Point Shooting   
» Sight Shooting   
» Flash Sight Picture   
» Trigger Control

Lesson Four:  THE LEGAL USE OF FORCE   
» Legal Definitions of Reasonable Force and Deadly Force   
» Understanding the Use of Force Continuum   
» The Legal Use of Deadly Force   
» Defense in the Home   
» Defending Property

Lesson Five:  VIOLENT ENCOUNTERS AND THEIR AFTERMATH   
» Understanding Fight or Flight   
» The Physiological Reactions Associated with Extreme Stress   
» When We’re Left with No Other Choice   
» When the Right to use Deadly Force Ends   
» The Immediate Aftermath   
» Dealing with the Police

Lesson Six:  GEAR AND GADGETS   
» Explaining Holster Retention   
» Types of Holsters   
» Other Gear Including Belts, Lights and Lasers

Lesson Seven:  BASIC AND ADVANCED SKILLS   
» Properly and Safely Conducting Dry Fire Exercises   
» Self-Led and Instructor-Led Range Exercises from Beginner to Expert   
» What’s Next?

A Concealed Pistol License (CPL) Course Completion Certificate will be awarded to all participants who successfully complete the course along with the required additional live fire range. Range time is schedule on a different day.

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Documentation Requirements

Signed waiver and driver license required

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

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Requirements

Classroom is at our office at 1681 Auburn Road Ste F Rochester Hills 48307.

Range time will be held at Accurate Range at 6559 Dixie Highway Clarkston Mi 48346.

For range time student must have firearm, eye and ear protection and 100 rounds of ammo. Gun rental and ammo are available at range.

Range time fees varies and is paid by student at range. Text book is a $20 optional charge and paid at class.

This is 2-part training 5-6 hours in classroom 3 hours of range training. To receive a certificate of completion a student must successfully complete both training sessions.

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Expectations and Outcomes

This is 2-part training 5-6 hours in classroom 3 hours of range training. To receive a certificate of completion a student must successfully complete both training sessions.

Range time fee varies and is paid by student at range. Text book is a $20 optional charge and paid at class.

Upcoming Classes

There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.