Course Descriptions

COMBO COURSE | Basic Handgun plus Texas CHL Class

Basic Handgun:
This is for the beginning shooter or handgun owner.  It is designed to teach you handgun basics...gun manipulation, grip, aiming, stance, breath control, trigger control and follow-through.  All in order for you to be successful and safe while taking the CHL and shooting qualification.


Texas CHL Class with Shooting Qualification:
The course is designed in modules an will include:
Module 1 - Laws that relate to weapons and to the use of deadly force
Module 2 - Handgun use and safety
Module 3 – Non-violent dispute resolution
Module 4 - Proper storage practices for handguns with an emphasis on storage practices that eliminate the possibility of accidental injury to a child.


Taking the training course for your new CHL will require 4 hours of classroom instruction, and includes a written examination that you  must pass with a score of 70% or better. The written exam covers law, non-violent dispute resolution, and safe handgun handling, use, and storage.


In addition there is a shooting qualification of 50 rounds on a state approved B-27 target.

The shooting practical requires you to fire fifty rounds (slow fire) from a handgun of .32 caliber or greater, 20 rounds at three yards, 20 rounds at   seven yards, and 10 at fifteen yards. There is no longer a designation for a gun type.  You may shoot either a semi-auto pistol or a revolver.


Class fee $120.00 includes range fee.


Basic Rifle Shooting
Short Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting.

More Details: This course is four (4) hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning, and continued opportunities for skill development.


Class fee $85.00 includes range fee.



Basic Pistol Shooting
Short Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for the safe use of a pistol in target and self defense shooting.

More Details: This course is four (4) hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; guns parts and operation; ammunition, shooting fundamentals, techniques, range rules, shooting from the standing position, cleaning, and continued opportunities for skill development.


Class fee $85.00 includes range fee.



Defense in the Home
Short Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense.


More Details:This is a four (4) hour class, both classroom and range.  Students should expect to shoot approximately 50-100 rounds of ammunition. Students will learn basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense.


Class fee $85.00 includes range fee.



Concealed Carry Everyday
Beyond the Basic CHL
This is a three (3) hour course.  Instruction that goes beyond the basic CHL Course.  We cover... methods of carry, holster variations, personal safety awareness, situational role play, drawing from concealment, and much more.

 

This course includes both classroom and range time. You should have already taken the CHL course.  Bring your concealed carry firearm, holster, extra magazine, if you have one, and 100 rounds of brass case full metal jacket (FMJ) ammunition for your gun.  Ammo may be purchased at the range.


Class fee $85.00 includes range fee.



Home Firearms Safety Course
Classroom Only - No Shooting - Age 13 and up welcome
Teaches students the basic knowledge, skills, and to explain the attitude necessary for the safe handling and storage of firearms and ammunition in the home.  Bring your gun, pistol, shotgun or rifle and learn to handle it safely.  NO LIVE AMMO IN CLASS!


More Details: This is a 2-hour course for safe gun handling that is conducted in the classroom only. Students are taught NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types; ammunition components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home.


Class fee $50.00.