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1-day Concealed Defensive Pistol


Duration: 1 day



Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Available Spaces
Register Now August 21 Saturday
Gurnee, IL
8 - 12 Students 0900-1700 Dave Benton 11 Spaces Left target icon


This course is designed to improve your ability to draw from concealment safely and consistently engage threats in a tactically sound and legal manner.

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Topics Covered

* Mental Readiness / Awareness
* Justifiable Use of Force
* Terminal Ballistics
* Concealed Carry Concepts and Considerations
* Fundamentals of Defensive Marksmanship
* Combative Draw Stroke
* Default Cover and In Fight Weapons Access
* Close Range Engagement
* Immidiate Action
* Primary / Support Hand Only Shooting
* Multiple Threat Engagement 
* Shooting on the Move
* Cove / Concealmant / Deflection
* Low Light Considerations
* Third Party Defense

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Expectations and Outcomes

The student will leave the course with a better understanding and ability to use justifiable deadly force with a pistol from concealment.

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Advanced, Basic, Intermediate, CCW

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Documentation Requirements

Valid CWP or background check/ or Instructor approval.

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

The instructor requires a copy of your CCW permit once you register.

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* Eye and Ear Protection.
* Quality pistol of at least 9mm.
* 300 rounds of training ammo.
* IWB or OWB concealment holster that stays open after drawing (NO NYLON HOLSTERS!!).
* Open or closed concealment garment.
* 2 magazines min.
* Ability to carry at least one spare magazine on your person concealed.
* Small concealable hand held flashlight.