Combat Handgun

This combat pistol course is intended to enhance the abilities as well as build upon the shooters technical skills and focuses on fighting with the pistol.  Emphasis is placed on combat shooting and firearm manipulation. The combat mindset is also reinforced through constant range application as well as performance-based scenarios that will challenge the operator.  Combat pistol course is designed for the experienced operator who wants to push their marksmanship and gun handling skills to the next level.  

What You Will Learn

  • Tactical communication
  • Search and Scanning
  • Threat Identification
  • Presentations and Recovery
  • Refining Shooting Fundamentals
  • Reloading Techniques
  • Malfunction Clearance Procedures
  • Single Hand Techniques
  • Moving then Shooting
  • Failure Drills
  • Dealing with Multiple Threats
  • Turning and Shooting
  • Shooting While Moving
  • Non-Standard Shooting Positions
  • Utilization of Cover and Concealment
  • Shoot/No Shoot Drills
  • Individual First Aid Kit overview

What You Need To Bring

  • Pistol of reputable brand name
  • Minimum of three high capacity magazines (semi-auto) or speed loaders (revolvers) or six low- capacity 10 round magazines
  • Magazine holders
  • Belt
  • Wraparound ballistic eye protection
  • Ear protection (electronic is preferred)
  • Weapon-specific pistol holster
  • 800 rounds of weapon-specific ammunition 
  • Positive attitude
  • Willingness to learn 
  • Ability to follow simple instructions


  •  Tactical vest/plate carrier or Battle belt
  • Knee pads
  • Durable clothing (511s, boots, heavy-material, long-sleeve shirt)
  • Wet and/or cold weather gear
  • Sunblock
  • A water bottle or other hydration system
  • Weapon-cleaning gear
  • Note-taking material
  • Sack lunch


This course lasts one 8-hour day.


The cost per student is $200.00