Level 2 Handgun



This course is Step 2 of 3 in our foundational handgun training series. We strongly recommend Handgun Level 1 or equivalent before you attend Handgun 102. The student MUST know and be able to demonstrate how to safely load, fire, and unload a handgun.

Students failing to meet and maintain our safety requirements and/or who cannot meet and immediately demonstrate the minimum skills required for the specific class may be removed from training. Please ensure you have read through the class description and fully understand our prerequisites before registering.

Course Outline 

  • Handgun selection considerations

  • Support equipment

  • Shooting basics - the importance of proper grip, sight alignment, sight picture, stance, trigger control, and follow through

  • Presentation of the handgun from the holster to the target and safe recovery back to the holster

  • Administrative and in-service loading and unloading techniques

  • Static shooting positions

  • Cleaning and maintenance

Equipment List 

  • Quality functional semi-automatic pistol – Full size and compact pistols only.

    • No micro pistols or pocket pistols to include: P238, P938, P365, M&P Shield, Glock 43, etc.

  • 3 magazines

  • Magazine pouch

  • Dominant side, hip-mounted holster or dominant side, belt-mounted holster

  • Please wear long pants with pockets and belt loops, a sturdy 1.5" belt, closed toe shoes (no flip flops or sandals), and a crew neck (T-shirt) or button-up shirt (no low-cut neckline)

  • Optional, loading devices

Classes starting at 8:30am will run until 5:00pm.

Length: 6 hours

Tuition: $295.00 plus GST

Dates: May 15 through August 31 2020  or to be scheduled with the Academy.

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