NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home
Length of Course: Day 1: Classroom 9 hrs. Day 2: Range 6 hrs
Taught at these locations: Woodland Park, Mobile training for this class is also available.
Course Level: Novice (what's this?)
Who teaches this course? This course is taught by an NRA-certified firearms instructor, who was also trained and additionally certified with the trademark GFH immersion training system.
Course Description: The course teaches students the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential for avoiding dangerous confrontations and for the safe, effective, and responsible use of a concealed pistol for self-defense outside the home. The course teaches students the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential for avoiding dangerous confrontations and for the safe, effective, and responsible use of a concealed pistol for self-defense outside the home. Students have the opportunity to attend this course using a quality strong side hip holster that covers the trigger, or a holster purse. From a review of safe firearms handling and proper mindset to presentation from concealment and multiple shooting positions, this course contains the essential skills and techniques needed to prevail in a life-threatening situation.
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Topics covered to include:
- Day 1: In the classroom
- Learn the essential knowledge and skills that must be mastered in order to carry, store, and use a firearm safely and effectively for personal protection outside the home.
- Day 2: On the range.
- Conceal carry options
- Holster selection
- Drawing from a holster
- Pros and cons of conceal carry
- Pistol (You must bring a pistol registered to you to take the class!)
- Three magazines
- Strong side holster; magazine holders
- 250 rounds of ammunition
- Cover garment
- Knee pads (optional)
- Eye and ear protection