Handgun Courses

 Florida Concealed Weapon or Firearm License Course
This is the required State of Florida certificated basic safety course, that covers firearms safety, on range qualification, individual legal responsibility and Florida law requirements. Cost includes class, range time, ear & eye protection if needed, State CWL application pack and all class room materials. Please note: This class is for experienced shooters who can demonstrate basic handgun knowledge and safety. If you are not an experienced shooter, please register for the Handgun Intro Class below which will also meet the requirements to apply for your Florida concealed weapon permit.
Course Level: Intermediate
Cost: $65
Length: 2 Hours
Ammunition Required: 25 rounds
Equipment Required: None. Handgun, and Eye & Ear Protection Rental are Included in the Course Fees
Prerequisites: Students must be 21 years or older and able to demonstrate competency with a handgun.
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 12:1
Maximum Number of Students: 12
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Wednesdays at 5pm & Saturdays at 9am at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach
Tuesdays at 5pm & Saturdays at 10am at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne
Thursdays at 5pm & Sundays at 10am at Palm Beach Shooting Center, Lake Worth
The 1st Sunday of Each Month at 1pm at Okeechobee Shooting Sports, Okeechobee
Select Sundays at 11am at Shoot Straight Clearwater, Clearwater
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $35. 


 Introduction to Handgun
This 4 Hour class is designed to teach the student the basic knowledge and attitudes necessary for selecting owning and using the pistol of their choice safely and effectively. Topics covered include: Safe gun handling, weapon selection, firearm nomenclature and manipulation, ammunition options and applications, storage & maintenance, fundamentals of pistol shooting including, grip options, stance options, sighting fundamentals, trigger control. This course also includes our Florida Concealed Weapon License Course.
Course Level: Introductory
Cost: $150 ($135 for Range Members)
Length: 4 Hours
Ammunition Required: 100 rounds
Equipment Required: None. Handgun, and Eye & Ear Protection Rental are Included in the Course Fees
Prerequisites: Students must be 18 years or older

Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 6:1
Maximum Number of Students: 8-12 depending on location
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Wednesdays from 5-9pm & Saturdays from 12-4pm at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach
Tuesdays from 5-9pm & Saturdays from 1-5pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne
Thursdays from 5-9pm & Sundays from 10am-2pm at Palm Beach Shooting Center, Lake Worth
The 1st Sunday of Each Month from 1-5pm at Okeechobee Shooting Sports, Okeechobee
Select Sundays from 11am-3pm at Shoot Straight Clearwater, Clearwater

Preregistration is required.
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 


 Ladies Only Introduction to Handgun
This 4 Hour class is designed to teach the student the basic knowledge and attitudes necessary for selecting owning and using the pistol of their choice safely and effectively. Topics covered include: Safe gun handling, weapon selection, firearm nomenclature and manipulation, ammunition options and applications, storage & maintenance, fundamentals of pistol shooting including, grip options, stance options, sighting fundamentals, trigger control. This course also includes our Florida Concealed Weapon License Course.
Course Level: Introductory
Cost: $150 ($135 for Range Members)
Length: 4 Hours
Ammunition Required: 100 rounds
Equipment Required: None. Handgun, and Eye & Ear Protection Rental are Included in the Course Fees
Prerequisites: Students must be 18 years or older

Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 6:1
Maximum Number of Students: 10-12 depending on location
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Thursday, July 28th, from 5-9pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **FULL**
Monday, August 1st, from 5-9pm at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach **1 Seat Left!**
Sunday, August 14th, from 12-4pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **FULL**
Tuesday, August 16th, from 5-9pm at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach **5 Seats Left**
Sunday, Aug. 28th, from 10am-2pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center **3 Seats Left**
Sunday, Aug. 28th, from 3-7pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **FULL**
Tuesday, September 20th, from 5-9pm at Gun World of South Florida, **10 Seats Left**
Sunday, Oct. 16th, from 3-7pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **12 Seats Left**
Preregistration is required.
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Advanced Concealed Carry
Course Brief: So you’ve got your Concealed Carry Permit, now what? This 4 Hour class covers those very next steps that everyone planning to carry a handgun for self-defense should learn. This is not a target shooting class, it’s learning to use your firearm in a realistic way to fight for your life and specifically addresses Concealed Carry issues. This is designed for current Concealed Carry License holders who would like to hone their personal protection skills for real life situations.
Course Level: Intermediate
Cost: $150
Length: 4 Hours
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Understanding Defensive Ammunition & Selection Criteria
- Situational Awareness & Tactical Planning
- Fighting Mindset
- Concealment Holsters / Carry Options
- Fitting Gun to Hand
- Understanding Stress Fire
- Understanding and Using Physical and Psychological Reactions to Lethal Force Confrontations
- Understanding Line of Sight in Combative Environments
- Correct Drawing Techniques
- Drawing from Concealed Carry
- Combative Shooting Positions
- Introduction to Combative Shooting Techniques
- Two Handed Subconscious Sight Picture Techniques
- Moving Off the X
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be comfortable with chosen firearm while shooting in a traditional static range environment
- Must be familiar with basic manipulation and use of chosen firearm
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Prerequisite Courses which will Help You Obtain the Above Skills but are Not Mandatory:
- Introduction to Handgun
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun for Concealed Carry
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 2 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
-150-200 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- Clothing you would NORMALLY wear while carrying your firearm (no open toe shoes, no v-neck or tank-top shirts)
- A Cover Garment such as a Lightweight Button-up Shirt.
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 6:1
Maximum Number of Students: 6-12 depending on location
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
The 2nd Tuesday of Each Month from 5-9pm at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach
The 3rd Thursday of Each Month from 5-9pm at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne
The 4th Monday of Each Month from 5-9pm at Palm Beach Shooting Center, Lake Worth
Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 1-5pm at Okeechobee Shooting Sports, Okeechobee
Sunday, September 4, 2016 from 9am-1pm at Okeechobee Shooting Sports, Okeechobee
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Ladies Only Advanced Concealed Carry 
Course Brief: So you’ve got your Concealed Carry Permit, now what? This All Day Class covers those very next steps with a focus on the Female Concealed Weapons Permit Holder. This is not a target shooting class, it’s learning to use your firearm in a realistic way to fight for your life and specifically addresses Concealed Carry issues. Topics covered include female specific options for concealed carry (holsters and handbags) such as shooting through a handbag. Ladies can learn and ask questions in a comfortable environment with their peers, minus the testosterone. This is designed for current Concealed Carry License holders who would like to hone their personal protection skills for real life situations. Check out a video of this class here!
Course Level: Intermediate
Cost: $200
Length: 7 Hours
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Situational Awareness
- Caring for Kids & Elderly
- Defensive Mindset 
- Understanding S.O.P.s
- Lasers and Other Aiming Devices
- Understanding Defensive Ammunition & Selection Criteria
- Concealment Holsters / Carry Options / Carry Handbags
- Fitting Gun to Hand 
- Understanding Stress Fire
- Understanding and Using Physical and Psychological Reactions to Lethal Force Confrontations
- Understanding Line of Sight in Combative Environments
- Correct Drawing Techniques
- Drawing from Concealed Carry
- Combative Shooting Positions
- Introduction to Combative Shooting Techniques
- Two Handed Subconscious Sight Picture Techniques
- Moving Off the X
- Round Robin of Attendees Firearms to Try Out a Variety of Handguns
- Shooting Through Handbag
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class: 
- Must be comfortable with chosen firearm while shooting in a traditional static range environment
- Must be familiar with basic manipulation and use of chosen firearm 
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Prerequisite Courses which will Help You Obtain the Above Skills but are Not Mandatory:
- Introduction to Handgun
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun for Concealed Carry
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 2 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- 200 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- Clothing you would NORMALLY wear while carrying your firearm (no open toe shoes, no v-neck or tank-top shirts)
- A Cover Garment such as a Lightweight Button-up Shirt.
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 6:1
Maximum Number of Students: 5-12 depending on location
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Saturday, August 13 at Okeechobee Shooting Sports, Okeechobee **6 Spots Open**
Sunday, August 14 at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach **NEW Date - 1 Spot Left**
Sunday, August 21 at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **FULL**
Sunday, Sept. 11 at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **NEW Date - 3 Spots Open!**
Sunday, September 18 at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach **1 Spot Left**
Saturday, November 5 at Okeechobee Shooting Sports, Okeechobee **8 Spots Open**
Sunday, Nov. 20 at FrogBones Family Shooting Center, Melbourne **New Date - 6 Spots Open**
Sunday, December 11 at Gun World of South Florida, Deerfield Beach **5 Spots Open**
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Advanced Defensive Handgun Level One (ADH1)
Course Brief: Shooting at the range and shooting in a life and death situation, are two completely different things. This defensive pistol course will guide you through the basics of utilizing your firearm under stress conditions. Topics covered include: stance, combative drawing, mastering trigger control, mastering recoil, stress fire, tactical target engagement and point shooting.
Course Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Cost:
$200
Length:
7 Hours
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Defensive MindsetAdvanced Pistol Course
- Gun Fighting vs. Gun ‘Range Shooting’
- Equipment Review
- Grip Review
- Dominant Eye / Hand Solutions
- Combative Shooting Stance / Body Positioning
- Understanding and Using Physical and Psychological Reactions to Lethal Force Confrontations
- Understanding Line of Sight in Combative Environments
- Correct Combative Drawing and Re-Holstering Techniques
- Getting Off the X
- Two Handed Sighted Shooting Techniques
- Two Handed Subconscious Sight Picture Techniques
- Two Handed Point Shooting Techniques
- Mastering Recoil
- Shooting and Moving: Forward and Backwards
- Emergency Magazine Changes vs. Tactical Magazine Changes
- Understanding and Effectively Using Trigger Reset
- Multiple Threat Priorities and Engagement
- Introduction to Combative Shooting Techniques
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be comfortable with chosen firearm while shooting in a traditional static range environment.
- Must be familiar with basic manipulation and use of chosen firearm
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Prerequisite Courses which will Help You Obtain the Above Skills but are Not Mandatory:

Introduction to Handgun
Advanced Concealed Carry
Ladies Only Advanced Concealed Carry
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun
- 400-500 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 3 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- Magazine Pouches
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Weapon Cleaning and Lubrication Equipment
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Saturday June 18, 2016 **FULL**
Saturday August 6, 2016
Sunday October 16, 2016
Saturday November 26, 2016
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Advanced Defensive Handgun Level Two (ADH2)
Course Brief: This level of defensive pistol training is specifically designed to pick up from where our ADH1 curriculum ended and continues to develop and refine the techniques to a deeper level of understanding. It will allow you to integrate more advanced techniques into your toolbox of pistol fighting systems. Topics covered include: One handed shooting and manipulation, point shooting, shooting while moving, use of cover, home defense techniques and more.
Course Level:
Advanced
Cost:
$200
Length:
7 Hours
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Equipment Review
- Dominant Eye / Hand Review
- Human Anatomical Targeting Preferences
- One Handed vs. Two Handed Shooting: When / Why / How
- One Handed Magazine Changes
- One Handed Point Shooting Techniques
- Point Shoulder
- Shooting from Half Hip and Retention Techniques
- Zipper Drill
- Speed Rock
- One Handed Combative Drawing and Re-Holstering Techniques
- Sighted and Subconscious Shooting Techniques Review
- Solving Malfunctions: Immediate Action / Stoppage Drills
- Moving while Shooting
- Correct Shooting Techniques from Cover and Concealment
- Kneeling Techniques
- Understanding and Using OODA Loop in Defensive Scenarios
- Multiple Target Engagement Techniques
- Bad Guy with Hostage Technique
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be competent with the manipulation and use of your chosen firearm
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Required Prerequisite Course:
- Advanced Defensive Handgun Level One or Proof of Completion of Comparable Course such as Louis Awerbuck (Tactical handgun 1), Randy Cain (Tactical Handgun Basics), Clint Smith (Defensive Handgun), Pat Rogers (Pistol 1) , Gunsite (250 Pistol), Tactical Response (Advanced Fighting Pistol)
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun
- 400-500 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 3 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- Magazine Pouches
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Knee Pads
- Weapon Cleaning and Lubrication Equipment
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Sunday June 5, 2016 **Only 2 Spots Left**
Saturday September 17, 2016
Saturday December 10, 2016
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Advanced Defensive Handgun Level Three (ADH3)
Course Brief: Here we continue from the ADH2 curriculum focusing on additional advanced pistol fighting systems techniques. This course specifically teaching systems that cannot normally be taught in traditional square box ranges. Topics covered include: Dynamic movement, improvised shooting positions, such as shooting from on your back, in or around a car, at a table, non-dominate hand shooting etc We will teach you variety of skills that will allow you to shoot under a variety of scenarios and stress conditions.
Course Level: Advanced
Cost: $200
Length: 7 Hours
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Equipment Review
- Moving while Drawing and Engaging
- Shooting from your Back Techniques
- Shooting from Seated Techniques
- Shooting from Prone Techniques
- One Handed Malfunction Techniques: Immediate
Action / Stoppage Drills)
- Weak Handed Shooting: When / Why / How
- Weak Handed Magazine Changes
- Dynamic Shooting Technique
- Shooting at Moving Targets
- Understanding and Winning the 21 Foot Rule
- Training in Context Skills
- Use of Skills and Cover Drills
- Room Clearing
- Multiple Scenarios
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be competent with the manipulation and use of your chosen firearm
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Required Prerequisite Course: 
- Advanced Defensive Handgun Level Two or Pistol Immersion Level One
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun
- 400-500 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 3 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- Magazine Pouches
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Knee and Elbow Pads
- Weapon Cleaning and Lubrication Equipment
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Saturday October 15, 2016
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Advanced Defensive Handgun Level Four (ADH4)
Course Brief: This course is based on the concept that all students are now fully and unconsciously competent with their pistols. This means you can operate the pistol effectively without any actual thought process. Once you are this stage in your competency, you will be looking to “kick it up a notch”, and that’s what we do in ADH4. This class goes into gun fighting techniques a little deeper with some unconventional techniques and a focus on repetitive drills in a scenario based training environment. Topics covered include: Multiple assailant techniques, fighting from the ground, hostage scenarios, fighting your way to the pistol and more.
Course Level: Advanced
Cost: $200
Length: 7 Hours
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Equipment Review
- One Handed, Two Handed and Weak Handed Technique Review
- Weak Hand Only Drawing Techniques
- Weak Hand Only Malfunction Clearing
- Fighting your way To Your Pistol
- Fighting from the Ground Techniques
- Improvised Shooting Systems
- Advanced Multiple Assailant Techniques
- Using the Pistol with Diminished Physical Ability 
- Advanced Moving Target Techniques
- Training in Context Skills
- Stress Fire
- Multiple Advanced Gun Fighting Scenarios and Drills 
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be competent with the manipulation and use of your chosen firearm
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Required Prerequisite Course: 
- Advanced Defensive Handgun Level Three
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun
- 400-500 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 3 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- Magazine Pouches
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Knee and Elbow Pads
- Weapon Cleaning and Lubrication Equipment
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Saturday November 19, 2016
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 24 hours notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $75. 

 Pistol Immersion Level One  
Course Brief: This 3-Day Immersion Course takes the student through Levels One and Two of our Advanced Defense Handgun curriculum in an extended format allowing for more repetition of drills while learning to shoot under stress. Through repetition, skills and abilities will be established and honed. Progression is based on a building block concept to a level where learned skills become instinctive. This class is offered 2-3 times per year. Space is limited to 12 students.
Course Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Cost: $500
Length: 3 Days
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Defensive Mindset
- Gun Fighting vs. Gun ‘Range Shooting’
- Equipment Review
- Grip Review
- Dominant Eye / Hand Solutions 
- Combative Shooting Stance / Body Positioning 
- Understanding and Using Physical and Psychological Reactions to Lethal Force Confrontations
- Understanding Line of Sight in Combative Environments
- Correct Combative Drawing and Re-Holstering Techniques
- Getting Off the X
- Sighted Shooting Techniques
- Subconscious Sight Picture Techniques
- Point Shooting Techniques
- Mastering Recoil
- Shooting and Moving: Forward and Backwards
- Emergency Magazine Changes vs. Tactical Magazine Changes 
- Understanding and Effectively Using Trigger Reset
- Multiple Threat Priorities and Engagement 
- Introduction to Combative Shooting Techniques
- Human Anatomical Targeting Preferences
- One Handed vs. Two Handed Shooting: When / Why / How
- One Handed Magazine Changes
- One Handed Point Shooting Techniques
- Shooting from Point Shoulder, Half Hip and Retention 
- Zipper Drill
- Speed Rock
- One Handed Combative Drawing and Re-Holstering Techniques
- Sighted and Subconscious Shooting Techniques Review
- Solving Malfunctions: Immediate Action / Stoppage Drills
- Moving while Shooting
- Correct Shooting Techniques from Cover and Concealment
- Kneeling Techniques
- Understanding and Using OODA Loop in Defensive Scenarios
- Multiple Target Engagement Techniques 
- Bad Guy with Hostage Technique

Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be comfortable with chosen firearm while shooting in a traditional static range environment. 
- Must be familiar with basic manipulation and use of chosen firearm 
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check
Prerequisite Courses which will Help You Obtain the Above Skills but are Not Mandatory:
 
Introduction to Handgun
Advanced Concealed Carry
Ladies Only Advanced Concealed Carry 
Or Comparable Coursework from Louis Awerbuck, Randy Cain, Clint Smith, Pat Rogers, Gunsite, Tactical Response
Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun
- 1400 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 3 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- Magazine Pouches
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Weapon Cleaning and Lubrication Equipment
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Saturday September 3 - Monday September 5, 2016
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 7 days notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $125. 


 Pistol Immersion Level Two
Course Brief: This 3-Day Immersion Course takes the student through Levels 3 and 4 of our Advanced Defense Handgun curriculum in an extended format allowing for more repetition of advanced pistol fighting systems techniques. Here we are focused specifically teaching systems that cannot normally be taught in traditional square box ranges. We also go into some unconventional gun fighting techniques in a scenario based training environments. Topics covered include: Dynamic movement, improvised shooting positions, such as shooting from on your back, in or around a car, at a table, non-dominate hand shooting, multiple assailant techniques, fighting from the ground, hostage scenarios, fighting your way to the pistol and more.  You will shoot under a variety of scenarios and stress conditions.
Course Level: Advanced
Cost: $500
Length: 3 Days
Skills that will be Worked On and Topics Discussed in this Class:
- Equipment Review
- One Hand and Two Handed Technique Review
- Moving while Drawing and Engaging
- Shooting from your Back, Seated and Prone
- One Handed Malfunction Techniques: Immediate Action / Stoppage Drills)
- Weak Handed Shooting: When / Why / How
- Weak Handed Magazine Changes
- Dynamic Shooting Technique
- Shooting at Moving Targets
- Understanding and Winning the 21 Foot Rule
- Training in Context Skills
- Use of Skills and Cover Drills
- Room Clearing
- Weak Hand Only Drawing Techniques
- Weak Hand Only Malfunction Clearing
- Fighting your way To Your Pistol
- Fighting from the Ground Techniques
- Improvised Shooting Systems
- Advanced Multiple Assailant Techniques
- Using the Pistol with Diminished Physical Ability 
- Advanced Moving Target Techniques
- Training in Context Skills
- Stress Fire
- Multiple Advanced Gun Fighting Scenarios and Drills 
Skills and Requirements Needed Coming Into this Class:
- Must be comfortable with chosen firearm while shooting in a traditional static range environment.
- Must be familiar with basic manipulation and use of chosen firearm
- Must have concealed weapons permit or have completed criminal background check

Required Prerequisite Course: 

Advanced Defensive Handgun Level Two or Pistol Immersion Level One

Equipment List:
- Your Chosen Handgun
- 1400 Rounds Ammunition (This may be purchased at the range.)
- A Standard Strong Side Carry Holster for your Chosen Handgun (*Holster Guidelines)
- Minimum of 3 Pistol Magazines (The more the better!)
- Sturdy Gun Belt and Pants with Belt Loops
- Magazine Pouches
- Full-wrap Eye and Ear Protection (May be rented from the range.)
- Knee and Elbow Pads
- Weapon Cleaning and Lubrication Equipment
- Pen and Paper
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Saturday October 8 - Monday October 10, 2016 (Columbus Day)
Booking and Cancellation Policy: Full payment will be due to the instructor at the start of class, cash or credit. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation. This card will not be charged unless you no show or cancel with less than 7 days notice. The late cancel fee for this class is $125. 

 Team Tactics
This course applies to all husband / wife, security teams,
 
or any other two-person team that mayencounter a deadly force scenario together. Functioning as a cohesive team under deadly force threat is something that must be planned and practiced. Situations addressed include moving through and around buildings, dealing with a home invasion, and active shooter environments. This class focuses on equipment, communication, and tactics specifically for two-person teams. This class is only held 2-3 times per year and class size is limited to 12 students, so register early. Click Here to View a Video of this Class.
Course Level: Advanced
Cost: $350/2 Person Team or $200/Individual
Length: 7 Hours
Ammunition Required: 250 rounds per student
Prerequisites: All students must be safe and competent drawing and shooting their chosen firearm. A Suggested Prerequisite Course is our Advanced Concealed Carry or Advanced Defensive Handgun Level One
Additional Equipment: Strong Side Belt Holster, Sturdy  Gun Belt, Three Magazines (minimum), and Magazine Pouches.
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 5:1
Maximum Number of Students: 14
2016 Course Dates / Locations:
Due to the Facility Needs, this class is only offered at Okeechobee Shooting Sports
Sunday August 28, 2016 *FULL - Wait List Available**



 *Holster Guidelines for Florida Firearms Training Classes and Training Days
 -Belt-mounted on your Strong Side, preferably with loops or clips
 -Preferably an Inside the Waistband Holster for Advanced Concealed Carry and Ladies Only  Advanced Concealed Carry Courses
 -Preferably an Outside the Waistband Holster for Advanced Defensive Handgun (All Levels and  Immersion) Courses

 -Made of a Solid Material such as Kydex (hard plastic) or Reinforced Leather
 -Designed Specifically for your Handgun
 Some brands we recommend are Bladetech, Galco, DeSantis, Crossbreed (Combat Cut)
(Note: We do not allow SERPA or any other index finger engaged holsters, pocket holsters, or appendix-carry holsters in our classes.)