MRRA Defensive Handgun Basic is the ideal course for you to advance personally in the sport of practical shooting. Building on the solid foundation of marksmanship taught by MRRA Intro to Handgun, we teach you the necessary skills mindset and attitude to utilize a handgun for competitive or defensive purposes. You learn theory in the classroom and apply it on the range, drawing from the holster, clearing malfunctions, engaging multiple targets, scanning for threats and reloading your pistol quickly and efficiently. Everyone who takes this course will leave with practical, defensive shooting skills and drills to refine their capabilities in preparation for Defensive Handgun Intermediate.
Whether you want to build a skillset for practical competitive shooting or carry a pistol for personal safety, Defensive Handgun Basic will enable you to effectively engage your target when life or score is on the line.
Overview of the fundamentals of marksmanship
Drawing from the holster safely
Engaging targets from ready positions and from the holster
Reloading the pistol efficiently and clearing stoppages
Multiple target engagement and scanning for threats
Required Gear List
Pistol or double action revolver (rental available)
Eye and ear protection (rental available)
Three magazines for pistols or speed loaders for revolvers
Sturdy holster for pistol and magazines
Closed toed shoes
250 rounds of ammunition
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