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Basic Pistol

Basic

Duration: Length of course is 10 hours (8 hours classroom - 2 hours range time)

$275.00

Fee

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now December 9 Friday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 10 Saturday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 11 Sunday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 12 Monday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 13 Tuesday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 14 Wednesday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 15 Thursday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 16 Friday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 18 Sunday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 19 Monday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 20 Tuesday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 21 Wednesday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 22 Thursday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 23 Friday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 24 Saturday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 26 Monday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 27 Tuesday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 28 Wednesday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 29 Thursday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 30 Friday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now December 31 Saturday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
Register Now January 1 Sunday
TBD, VA
1 - 12 Students 9:00 am - 6:00 pm VINCENT WALKER Space Available
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Description

This is an excellent introductory/refresher course that will provide you with the safety, ability, and confidence for shooting modern pistols. Completion of this class qualifies as the education component for a Concealed Handgun Permit (CHP) in Virginia, DC, & Maryland HQL certification at the end of this class. This is the instructor-led course where you will receive direct instruction from an NRA-certified instructor from beginning to end.We will cover firearm safety, firearm storage, ammunition selection, firearm cleaning, and more. Students are encouraged to bring their own gun, but a gun is not necessary and can be provided. This course consists of 6 hours of classroom time and 2 hours of gun handling/range time. To ensure safety, there will be NO AMMUNITION in the classroom. Students are responsible for their 100 rounds of ammunition, & hearing and eye protection.

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Topics Covered

  • Responsible firearms ownership and applications of the handgun
  • Firearms safety training for the home, workplace, and vehicle
  • Safety concerns and practices while training and while carrying a firearm
  • Safe use and handling of firearms
  • Locking devices and techniques for firearms to prevent unauthorized gun access
  • Potential dangers (penetration, ricochet, misidentification, accidental discharges, etc.)
  • Ready positions
  • Components and operation of modern pistols 
  • Types, components, and purposes of modern ammunition
  • Applicable laws relating to the possession, transportation, and storage of firearms
  • General guidelines on interstate travel with firearms
  • Administrative loading and unloading of pistols
  • Fundamentals of basic shooting techniques
  • Preventative maintenance (cleaning, maintenance, inspection, and safe storage)

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Expectations and Outcomes

The student needs to know and be able to demonstrate safe gun handling, weapon system familiarity, and foundational marksmanship skills. must complete an in Classroom Written Exam, and will receive a Course Completion Certificate after Passing the Live-Fire Range Session

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Types

Basic, CCW, Combatives / Less Lethal, In Home Defense Training, LEO / MIL / SEC Courses, NRA Courses, Security Training & Certification, Women's Only Courses

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Documentation Requirements

Students must bring a valid driver’s license or state issued ID to class with them for verification. 
·Students must arrive on time and be present for the entire duration of class

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Requirements

Students are encouraged to bring their own gun, but a gun is not necessary and can be provided. Students are responsible for their 100 rounds of ammunition, range fees, & hearing and eye protection.Please wear long pants with pockets, closed toe shoes (no flip flops or sandals), and a crew neck (T-shirt) or button-up shirt (no low-cut neck lines
To ensure safety, there will be NO AMMUNITION in the classroom.