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Defensive Carry

Basic - Learn the fundamentals of CCW defense

Duration: 6 hours



Scotty Morris and Matthew Clinton

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There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.

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This course is great for anyone who carries a pistol concealed. It teaches the fundamentals of defensive shooting and introduces the student how to fight with a pistol. Students will learn how to safely and efficiently present the handgun from the holster. It also focuses on situational awareness and teaches students how not to become a victim. This course is from a personal protection and fighter mindset.

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Topics Covered

  • firearms safety
  • fundamentals of presentation
  • drawstroke
  • reloading
  • equipment/gear options
  • front concealment
  • strong side concealment
  • turns and movement
  • presentation from a seated position
  • situational awareness
  • fighter mindset

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Expectations and Outcomes

Students will finish the day with the knowledge and confidence to safely carry and present a pistol from concealed carry. Students will recieve a certificate of completion at the end of training.

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Basic, Intermediate, Concealed Carry Training

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Documentation Requirements

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

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Who Can Attend:

  • All U.S citizens who are legally allowed to possess a firearm
  • Must be 21 years of age or older

Pistol 1 or equivalent course. This course is designed for shooters with an understanding of handgun fundamentals and manipulations.

Required Items:
  • A positive attitude
  • A quality compact or full sized semi automatic pistol (9mm or larger)
  • A quality holster that provides acceptable trigger guard protection and weapon retention 
  • Minimum of 2 pistol magazines
  • At least 1 magazine holster
  • 300 rounds of ammunition
  • Eye and ear protection
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Sturdy belt
  • Off body bag or purse designed for concealed carry
  • Shooting gloves
  • Ball cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Clothing suitable for crappy weather (we train in the rain)
  • water and snacks (breaks will be included)
  • bug spray and/or sunscreen
If you are using an OWB holster then you must wear garment that conceals the pistol.

For safety reasons bra holsters, soft side collapsible holsters, cross draw, Serpa Blackhawk, ankle, off-body and behind-the-back holsters are NOT allowed during live-fire portion of course.

If you have any questions please contact the instructors prior to class.