Cost- $250.00 (minimum 4-6 students)


This class is designed for those who have already have their CHL or want to get theirs in the future.  This course is for those looking to enhance and improve upon their previous handgun training.  We will continue to instill a solid shooting foundation as well as introduce hangun manipulation techniques and tactics, enabling you to better protect yourself and others.  We will also give you insight as to what a criminal is looking for so that you can avoid or identify a possible threat.  Learning these battle-proven tactics and techniques will take you to a whole new level.  Those students who complete this course will be better prepared and have the confidence in their ability to carry safely and defend themselves.

Subjects Covered:

  • Range Safety/Medical Brief
  • Firearms Safety
  • Check on training
  • Gear selection and proper placement
  • Modifying clothing and equipment
  • Layering your defense
  • Threat levels
  • Threat avoidence
  • Identifying threats
  • Review the proper mechanics of the modern shooting technique
  • Drawing your handgun from concealment
  • Reloading techniques
  • Reloading with just the use of one hand
  • Dry/Live fire from static positions
  • Shooting from cover and concealment
  • Shooting on the move
  • Speed and accuracy drills
  • Strong and weak hand shooting
  • React to contact 
  • Malfunction drills
  • Clearing malfunctions with just the use of one hand
  • Improvised shooting positions
  • Culmination of skills shoot
  • Developing a training program
  • Skills evaluation and counseling

Equipment List:

  • An OPEN mind
  • Pen and Paper
  • Eye and Ear protection (electronic muffs recommended)
  • Semi-auto handgun (if available, a spare weapon system is also a great idea in case of weapon failure)
  • Firearms accessories
  • Handheld flashlight with rear push button
  • Every day carry items (cell phones, pocket knife, keys, etc.)
  • Firearms cleaning and lubrication equipment
  • Mininum 800 rounds of ammunition
  • Minimum of 3 magazines.  Single stack shooters, minimum 4 magazines.
  • Minimum of 2 magazine pouches.   
  • Sturdy gun belt (double thickness)
  • Strong side concealment holster (Recommend leather or kydex.  No shoulder or ankle holsters)
  • Knee/elbow pads (optional)
  • Water hydrating device
  • Bag lunch and snacks 
  • Seasonal appropriate clothing/rain gear 
  • Concealment garmet(s)
  • Sunblock
  • Bug Spray
  • Baseball style hat
  • Old tee-shirt that can be used as a target in shooting drills


Must have sucessfully completed our Basic 1-Day Handgun Course with instructor's recommendation for the 1-Day Concealed Carry Techniques for Self Defense Handgun Course.  We will also except sucessful completion of a handgun class by a recognized firearms company.  Previous military, law enforcement, or competition handgun experience considered as well.