Defensive Pistol Two-Day Course

This is a defensive/tactical course designed to advance CCW/CPL holders to the next level.

This class will provide you with the skillset to increase your confidence and effectiveness using a defensive handgun. We focus on the fundamentals of hitting the target accurately while gradually building in the elements of speed and movement. You will learn the latest methods in use by professionals worldwide. This is a fun but completely practical course. This basic-intermediate course is the “next step” in developing your confidence and effectiveness using a defensive pistol. Our students include men & women of all ages from all walks of life, ranging from the responsible citizens who are armed to LEO and Military members.

  • Saftey
  • zeroing/marksmanship fundamentals
  • Various concealment methods/holsters
  • Proper Draw & Re-holstering methods
  • Advanced Shot placement
  • Various Reload Methods
  • Clearing Malfunctions
  • Multiple Targets
  • Multiple Shots
  • Movement
  • Wounded limb methods
  • One and Two handed technique
  • Weapon retention
  • Low light methods
  • Cover Use
  • Gear Selection

We will address reality-based scenarios and problem-solving. We will shoot ballistic gelatin and various items used for cover to evaluate their effectiveness.

Required Equipment

Defensive Pistols – Your duty size or ccw/ concealed pistols .38/9mm is likely a perfect choice. Bring 800 rnd of pistol ammunition (Factory loads – No Magnums), Concealment garmet, strong side proper fitting belt holster, three magazines or speed loaders, and a carrier.

Hosted by experienced and certified instructors that bring a diverse background to the subject – Pre registration required. A CPL/Previous training from us is required for this class.


space is limited, Discount for active military/LEOs.

Pre-Course Individual Training and Certificate of Completion are included.

Call David R. Schleisman to register – 231.882.4673


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