Personal Defense Handgun I (PDHI)
Personal Defense Handgun I serves as a 1-day defensive handgun skill building class that is perfect for the beginner or as a refresher for returning students. SAFE and proper handling techniques and procedures including the presentation, reloads, and malfunction clearing and much more will be thoroughly covered and you will learn to shoot both quickly and accurately from 3 to 15 yards. Equipment requirements are the same for this class as all the Defensive Handgun classes. You will be truly amazed at the improvement that you will experience after only one day!
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Semi-automatic handgun, .380 or larger OR a double-action revolver, .38 Special are recommended! Derringers, mini-revolvers, single-shots and anything made by High Point, Bryco (Jimenez Arms), Raven, Lorcin or Jennings are specifically disallowed!! Others may be prohibited at our discretion.
At least 3 magazines, speed-loaders or speed-strips that fit your weapon and a suitable, single or double magazine carrier.
200 rounds of commercial, new FMJ ammunition.
A quality, strong-side, hip holster w/belt, that is made for your weapon. Shoulder holsters, Blackhawk Serpa CQC, cross draws, appendix, fanny packs or gun purses will not be allowed.
Click HERE for a list of standard equipment required for ALL shooting classes!
By going to our online store and purchasing a position in a training class or event, you agree to sign a liability release and registration form upon your arrival at the training site. Tuition is non-refundable in all instances but may be applied to another class or class date. Tuition is also transferable to another person. If you are purchasing a class for or transferring a class to someone else, their responsibility and acceptance of these policies will begin upon signing of registration form. Read full full payment and refund policy HERE