Basic Pistol

Basic Practical Novice Shooter

Silver Bullet Training NorthwestThis is an 8 hour class, limited to 10 students and is geared towards the Novice shooter. The course begins with an introduction to or depending...a review of:

  • Firearms safety
  • Shooting terminology
  • Weapons
  • Ammo

And moves quickly into Shooting Skills Development in both the Classroom and the Range.

The Classroom:

  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Lectures
  • Powerpoint and videos will be utilized to ensure the students' understanding of the shooting fundamentals.

On the Range:

A combination of the classroom dry drills with live fire exercises developed to improve the students' shooting.

Each student will be evaluated for the understanding of Grip, Sight Alignment, Sight Picture, Stance, Trigger Squeeze, and Breath Control.

Each student will be required to demonstrate the proper loading, unloading, and immediate action drills for their particular firearm.

All instruction materials, range time, and targets are provided by Silver Bullet Training Northwest. Students will provide for themselves a handgun with 2 magazines (or in the case of revolvers: 2 speed loaders), eye protection, ear protection (electronic is best), and a billed baseball type cap.

Students are required to have 100 rounds of jacketed or plated ammunition. No reloads.

To reiterate: Each student will be evaluated for their understanding of the mentioned:

  • Grip
  • Sight Alignment / Sight Picture
  • Trigger Squeeze and Breath Control
  • Stance

Students who complete this class will have a clear understanding of what is necessary to handle their firearm safely and shoot accurately.

Each student will be evaluated for their understanding of the proper loading, unloading, and immediate action drills for their particular firearm in the event of a temporary stoppage or malfunction. Each student will also be evaluated on their understanding of the application of those criteria.

All graduates will receive a Certificate of Completion upon successful completion of the course and passing the Proficiency Test.

You must bring the items below to complete the course:

  • Strong-side Outside Waistband Holster capable of repeatedly unholstering and reholstering you firearm.
  • 2 Magazines and Magazine Holder / Hoster for you magazines.
  • Strong sturdy belt to hold them in place.

Let your instructor know if you wish to take the Proficiency Test to recieve your Certificate of Completion.

Pre-Registration and payment in full is required. $90 per person.

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