(Formerly known as Advanced Defensive Pistol 1.0)

Defensive Pistol 2.0 delivers advanced defensive pistol training with new information and more challenging drills to further enhance your skills.

Participants will learn:

  • How to effectively engage multiple targets (transitions)
  • Tactical movement and shooting on the move
  • Moving to and shooting from cover
  • Defensive mindset, shooting to stop the threat, shot accountability
  • Review of drawing, holstering, reloading, and clearing malfunctions efficiently

Prerequisite: This course is for those with a valid Massachusetts LTC (resident or non-resident). Students need to have taken either our Defensive Pistol 1.0 class OR another handgun class drawing from a holster with a recognized trainer/academy before taking this class.

Note: This course requires physical activity including kneeling and running for short distances. Please be realistic about your abilities.

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Please be sure to read over the equipment requirements before registering.

Upcoming Class Dates:

Saturday, May 25, 2024 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (8 spots open)

Price: $180 per student ($160 for DF&GC members). After submitting your registration form (below), you will be contacted regarding payment. We accept Venmo and credit cards. Do not pay until contacted with either a credit card or Venmo invoice from us. Payment is typically due within 24 hours of invoicing in order to reserve your spot in the class.

This class is held at Danvers Fish & Game Club in Middleton, MA, and both club members and non-members may register to attend.

If you have questions about this class, contact paladingrouptraining@gmail.com.

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