Course Goal: To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and using a pistol safely.

Class Fee: $75 Includes coffee, juice and doughnuts in the morning, lunch is catered.

Course Outline

I: NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting

Lesson 1: Pistol knowledge and Safe Gun Handling
Lesson 2: Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting
Lesson 3: Firing the First Shot
Lesson 4: Two-Handed and One-Handed Shooting Positions
Lesson 5: Pistol Sports and Activities

II: Additional to the NRA Basics

Lesson 6: NC Laws Governing Concealed Handguns and Use of Deadly Force
Lesson 7: Conceal and Carry - Handgun Proficiency Course of Fire Consisting of 50 Rounds

Group Rates Available, Ladies Groups welcomed, call for details.

Course Goal: To introduce the shooter to the USPSA style of shooting competition.  This includes a review of the competition safety rules, the basics of the draw, reloading on the move, different shooting positions, how to move and shoot, and the basics of how to break down a stage. 

Class Fee: $50

Class Length: Approximately 3 hours

Course Outline

  • Safety Rules (review)
  • Shooting Basics (review)
  • Draw & Fire
  • Speed Reloading
  • Shoot for Accuracy at 7 and 25 yards
  • Shooting Positions
  • Instinctive Shooting
  • Moving and Shooting
  • Stage Management
  • Drills to take home

    Equipment Needed

  • Pistol
  • Holster
  • Minimum 2 Magazines
  • Minimum 2 Magazine Holders
  • 100 Rounds of Ammunition
  • Group Rates Available, Ladies Groups welcomed, call for details.

    Personal Instruction: One on one instruction in basic shooting skills. 

    Class Fee: $25 per half hour.  Please call atleast one day prior for apointments.