Beginning Handgun - Skill Level I.

Time:  2 - 5 pm

Location: United States Shooting Academy or the Tulsa Gun Club.

Learning the fundamentals of shooting a handgun will make you more comfortable and confident. You will learn safe gun handling procedures. This is a low key class for beginning shooters.   The instructors are down to earth, honest, polite, and will work with you on all your questions and concerns.

GEAR REQUIREMENT:

  1. 200-300 rounds of ammo. 
  2. A holster and magazine carrier if you have one, if not, don't worry.
  3. Eye and ear protection.
  4. Comfortable clothing.
  5. A magazine loader is very much recommended like the Maglula Uplula which can be purchased at Sports World, Sooner Gun, Bass Pro, Academy.
  6. Baseball type hat or visor with a 'bill'.
  7. Your self defense handgun.

 TECHNIQUES LEARNED:

  • Learn how to grip your pistol
  • Learn how to shoot your handgun
  • Learn the correct stance
  • How to use your handgun sights
  • Learn how to clean your handgun
  • Correct presentation of the gun
  • Nomenclature
  • Which types of pistols will work best for you
  • Operation of the handgun: loading, unloading, slide lock, safety, magazine release. etc.
  • How to practice for accuracy and how to practice for speed
  • Increase you accuracy
  • Shoot some beginning self defense scenarios
  • Sight shooting
  • Index shooting
  • Follow through
  • Engaging multiple targets
  • Correct draw
  • Target acquisition
  • etc.

OPEN TO:

Public.  You do not have to be a member.  Twenty-one years old unless accompanied by a parent that is shooting (then the age cutoff is eighteen years old.)

COST:

$95 + $10 range fee to the club (Reduced rates for more than one family member or couples.  Call for rates.)

DURATION:

Two to three hours depending on class size.

PAYMENT:

See the Beginning Handgun Calendar on this page.  Double click on the class date you want to attend and then follow the input fields.  Or call or email me -   918.857.5106,  dan@firearmsontarget.com. Please call if you have any questions or concerns.

GUN RENTAL:

9 MM or .40 caliber handguns are available for rent at $10.   You must use Firearms On Target's ammo. Contact me at email or call me to reserve a handgun.

The Clinic for April 23rd will be held at the United States Shooting Academy 6500 E. 66th Street North. Tulsa OK 74117.  Check in at the club house.

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