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Basic - Target shooting skills alone WILL NOT be enough against a deadly threat. Learn the skills and drills you can practice to save your life. This in depth on-line class is followed by a full day "Live-Fire" session.

Duration: Self-paced USCCA On-Line Study Guide and Test followed by 1 Hour classroom & 5 Hour Live-Fire Training



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Blended "Live-Fire" and On-Line course designed by Rob Pincus for the United States Concealed Carry Association.  This is the BEST CLASS to take right before or after your Concealed Carry License class.  Learn how to work with your body's automated responses to an attack.  Range marksmanship skills alone will not save your life in a Dynamic Critical Incident.  Learn skills and drills to help your mind/body respond to life-threatening situations.  Learn how to apply your shooting skills on demand, without anticipation, to save your own life or the lives of others.

  • Self-paced USCCA On-Line Study Guide and Test is a prerequisite
  • Live-Fire Class is 6 hours long
    • 1 Hour of classroom
    • 5 Hours of Live Fire Range Training
  • Class includes 124 - page color book/study guide ($35 Value)
  • Includes Range fee and Targets (eye/ear protection available at N/C)
  • Personalized Certificate of Completion from USCCA
  • Also receive discounts for future classes and range time
  • Firearm rental available at additional charge
*Total class fee is $199
 (Your $199 fee includes $30 paid to USCCA for on-line course and $169 to SAFE Training, LLC).    

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Topics Covered

On-Line Course and Book includes:

  • Safety & Training Goals
  • Warrior Expert Theory
  • Counter Ambush Training
  • Working with what your Body does Naturally
  • Balance of Speed & Precision
  • Stance & Movement
  • High Compressed Ready and Presentation
  • Grip & Trigger Control
  • Presentation from the Holster
  • One-Handed Shooting
  • Shooting from Retention and Reloading
  • Choosing what to learn and how to get better
  • Fundamental Defensive Shooting Drills

The Live-Fire Course includes:

  • 1 Hour of Classroom overview
  • 5 Hours of USCCA Certified Live-Fire Drills based on USCCA DSF Course Curriculum

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Expectations and Outcomes

After successfully completing both this on-line and live-fire corse, students will have significant knowledge and experience on:

  • Real world, fact based defensive shooting principals
  • What to expect when involved in a life-threatening critical incident
  • How they can work with (not against) their body's natural response to a threat
  • Understanding the difference between speed and precision - and when each is needed
  • Safe and effective techniques on drawing and presenting your firearm
  • Understanding the how, what and why behind defensive effective shooting
  • Learn Skills and Drills to practice outside of class

Students who successfully complete the class will receive:

  • Full color certificate of completion from the USCCA
  • Future discounts on Firearm Training classes

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Advanced, Basic, Intermediate, Concealed Carry Training, In Home Defense Training, Specialty Other, USCCA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

Students who register for this class must provide an email address.  The instructor will send the registered student an email with instructions regarding class details including process for student to register for the USCCA on-line pre-requisite course.

Students must successfully complete USCCA on-line pre-requisite course and test prior to attending live fire portion of the class. USCCA will provide instructor with successful certificate of completion for each student.  Students who complete on-line portion of class inside of 10 business days prior to live fire class day will be charged an additional $15 for expedited mail.

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

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1. Class pre-requisite in successful completion of USCCA on-Line course/test

2. Live-Fire Class attendance and successful completion

What to bring day of class (outdoor range):

  • Defensive Caliber Pistol or Revolver 
  • Minimum of 3 Magazines for your Pistol (or 3 speed loaders for revolvers)
  • Solid Strong Side Hip Holster or IWB Holster (No Belly Bands or flexible holsters)
  • Magazine or Speed Loader pouch/holders
  • Minimum 400 Rounds of Factory Ammo (no reloads)
  • Eye & Ear Protection
  • Baseball Cap / Head protection
  • Weather Appropriate Clothing (class held rain or shine except if lightning)
  • Appropriate Footwear (Closed toe/No sandals)
  • Sun screen, bug spray
  • Bag lunch and snacks (water bottles will be provided)
  • Notepad and pens