Advanced Skills Handgun 3-day

About This Course

The purpose of this course is to teach advanced handgun manipulation skills that will enable the shooter to more effectively employ his firearm system in practical competition or actual tactical environment. The focus of this course is the advanced development of general handgun shooting skills such as speed shooting, long-range accuracy, the draw, reloads, shooting while moving, etc. More importantly, considerable emphasis will be placed on constructive practice, and how to evaluate and track one’s own skill level.

$ 715.00 / 3 days
Includes a certificate of completion.
Rental equipment available.
Next Available Classes
Friday - Sunday
May 2014
30 - 1
Friday - Sunday
September 2014
5 - 7
Course Details
  • Topics
    • Basic diagnostic evaluation exercises
    • Review of the fundamentals of marksmanship
    • Correction of grip, stance and trigger control issues
    • Trigger management and sight management
    • Improving the reload
    • Efficient practice and using a training log
    • Driving the gun
    • Sight and recoil management in rapid fire
    • Movement from position to position
    • Shooting on the move and moving targets
    • One-handed unsupported shooting
  • Gear
    • Handgun
    • Holster
    • Minimum three high-capacity (15+ round) magazines or six low-capacity (7-8 round) magazines
    • Magazine holders
    • Belt
    • Clear wraparound ballistic eye protection
    • Ear protection
    • Rain gear
    • Firearm cleaning kit
    • Clothing appropriate for climate and conditions
    • Water bottle or other hydration system
    • Knee and elbow pads strongly recommended
    • No cross-draw or appendix-carry holsters
  • Ammunition requirements
  • 1,800 rounds. 9mm (9x19) is the minimum service caliber for this course.

  • Skill prerequisites
  • Completion of Tactical Pistol I, active law enforcement or military (SOF/SF and SWAT Operators Only), USPSA “C” Classification or higher, IDPA Sharpshooter Classification or higher.

  • Lodging
  • Moyock location has lodging available on campus and off campus.

    A variety of meal options can be purchased directly from our on-site dining facility for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

    Gear Rentals
    Most items on the gear list may be rented via the application at additional cost or purchased at the Proshop.