Curriculum updated for 2022

The follow up to our Intro to Defensive Pistol class—the Advanced Defensive Pistol 1.0 class delves deeper into the defensive/tactical shooting discipline with new 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
  • Review of drawing, holstering, reloading, and clearing malfunctions efficiently

Prerequisite: This course is for those with a MA LTC Class A license. Students need to have taken either our Intro to Defensive Pistol 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:
Next class will be in the spring of 2023. Date TBA.

Price: $160 per student ($140 for DF&GC members). A $40 deposit is required to register; do not send a deposit until asked to do so.

This class is held at Danvers Fish & Game Club in Middleton, MA.

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