First-time Holding a Gun Class

Basic - Learn the basics in a comfortable, stress-free setting

Duration: 3 hours classroom followed by range time (if the student wants)

$55.00

Fee

Tara Engel

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Available Spaces
Register Now January 30 Saturday
Titusville, FL
6 - 20 Students 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tara Engel 17 Spaces Left
Register Now February 27 Saturday
Titusville, FL
6 - 20 Students 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tara Engel 20 Spaces Left
Register Now March 27 Saturday
Titusville, FL
6 - 20 Students 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tara Engel 20 Spaces Left
Register Now May 15 Saturday
Titusville, FL
6 - 20 Students 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tara Engel 20 Spaces Left
Register Now June 14 Monday
Titusville, FL
6 - 20 Students 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tara Engel 20 Spaces Left
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Description

If you've never held or shot a gun before (or if it's been a long time), THIS is the class for you. Taught by the author of "The Handgun Guide for Women," this class is geared toward both male and female new shooters. 

The class builds a comfort level by teaching you about the mechanics of a firearm, how it works, how to handle it safely, how to load it, how to unload it, how to manipulate the cylinder on a revolver or the slide on a semi-automatic. The class discusses ammunition and the basics of defending yourself. Students MAY shoot at the end of the class, but do not have to. Shooting time is limited to a few rounds -- just enough to get a feel for how a gun works, and decide whether you want to continue your firearms education.

Students routinely leave more confident...and smiling!    

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Topics Covered

*revolvers
*semi-automatics
*ammunition
*choosing the right gun for you
*parts of a gun
*gun accessories
*basics of marksmanship
*basics of self defense

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Expectations and Outcomes

At the end of this class, students will have a better understanding of what firearms CAN and CAN'T do and how to safely handle and fire them.

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Types

Basic

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Documentation Requirements

IF you have a fire arm at home that you'd like to shoot, please bring it (unloaded and boxed) along with ammunition. Dress comfortably (masks are welcome) with flat, close-toed shoes. Bring extra money if you want to buy ammo or if you want a copy of The Handgun Guide for Women. 

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Requirements

Bring a good attitude and no preconcieved notions!