The Four to Five Hour Advanced Handgun Marksmanship Course is Arizona Home Defense’s toughest pistol course, designed to maximize the shooters skill set. The focus of this course is to build the shooters confidence, capability, and understanding of how to effectively employ a handgun. Shooters engage multiple targets through several different drills and maneuvers intended to sharpen shooter skills. Taught partially in the classroom the beginning portion of this course is a short review of firearms safety, handling, and use. The second portion of this class is a live-fire practical application at our private range, shooters are strongly encouraged to bring their own firearms, but rentals are available. Shooters conduct different drills and exercises under supervision of our instructor staff to get one-on-one adjustments from professionals. This one-on-one environment promotes learning and allows instructors to gauge and stress shooter capabilities.
During the live-fire portion of the Advanced Handgun Marksmanship Course shooters engage targets with a minimum of 150 rounds. Shooters are encouraged to bring ammunition, but ammo may be provided for small fee. Shooters conduct several different shooting drills and exercises to gauge their shooting capabilities. After the instructor assesses the shooter capability, shooters conduct 5-7 different courses of fire designed to expand their ability and solidify their confidence. The courses induced but are not limited to: shooting a moving, multiple target engagement, target prioritization, and combat mindset.
Ear protection will be provided to shooter however; eye protection, a water source, closed toed shoes, are all required for the class. PLEASE, do not wear any low cut shirts, wear comfortable clothing that will protect you from the elements. A loner firearm as well as ammunition are all available upon request. One page of note taking gear will be provided at time of class, course slides and information available upon request by passing students.