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HANDGUN


There is so much more to shooting than just hitting a paper bullseye! Our handgun classes teach different types of shooting skills, from new shooter to home defense. And it’s not just a class. It is, like success, a journey. These classes offer an affordable and highly effective way to expand your skills and are your path to proficiency, no matter your interest and ability.


 


THE SHOOT SMART TRAINING PATH
TO FIREARMS PROFICIENCY

 


 

NEW SHOOTER



New to shooting? Feeling nervous on the range? If you have little or no experience with a handgun, this is the class for you. We will walk you through the fundamentals of shooting and the basics of gun safety so you can enjoy the range with confidence!


In New Shooter you will learn:


  • Gun safety
  • Parts of semi-automatic pistol
  • 7 shooting fundamentals
  • Clearing malfunctions

You will fire about 20 rounds of ammo with a .22 caliber pistol at a paper target on the range.


Price: $54.99/ person


Class Length: 2 hours


Required Equipment: Nothing! Shoot Smart provides everything you need.



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ON TARGET



In On Target, you will be shooting 100 rounds of .22 to focus on the basics before tackling more advanced classes. You will increase your accuracy and shoot smaller groups by analyzing your targets and correcting your aim. This class is great for new shooters, but there’s plenty for experienced shooters to learn.


In On Target, you will learn:


  • 7 shooting fundamentals
  • Target analysis
  • Changes to make to improve your aim

You will fire 100 rounds of ammo with a pistol at a paper target on the range.


Price: $59.99/ person


Class Length: 2.5 hours


What to bring: Nothing! Shoot Smart provides everything you need.


Including:


  • .22 caliber handgun
  • .22 caliber ammunition for the class
  • Eye and ear protection
  • Targets for the class


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TROUBLESHOOTING



Once you’ve got your “first shots” out of the way in the New Shooter class, move up to TroubleShooting. In this class, you’ll learn how to manage a bigger firearm, reload and rack the slide easily, and clear common malfunctions most shooters encounter on the range. Learn how to have a trouble-free experience every time you come to Shoot Smart!


You will progress to…


  • A larger caliber handgun
  • A comfort level with pistol manipulation
  • Better fundamental skills
  • More proficiency in clearing malfunctions

You will be firing 50 rounds of ammo with a 9 mm pistol at a paper target on the range.


Price: $69.99/ person


Class Length: 2 hours


Prerequisite: New Shooter class, Private Lesson, or equivalent experience


Required Equipment: Nothing! Shoot Smart will provide everything you need



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RAPID FIRE



So you have shooting down pat, but you want to improve your speed while keeping your accuracy? This course is perfect to help sharpen your skills and prepare you for shooting under a clock. After this class, you’ll impress your friends and family on the lanes with fast, tight shot groups.

You will progress to…


  • Shooting faster without sacrificing accuracy
  • Reloading quickly
  • Shooting multiple targets on command
  • Advancement of fundamental skills

You will be firing 100 rounds with your pistol at a paper target on the range.


Price: $64.99/ person


Class Length: 2 hours


Prerequisite: TroubleShooting or equivalent experience


Required Equipment: Any caliber pistol in good working condition and 100 rounds of ammo



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HOLSTER DRAW



Let’s get out of the booth and have some fun with a gun by learning how to draw from a holster. This class is designed for everyone thinking of getting into competition, carrying for self-defense, or having a blast in a private suite. You will learn how to safely and quickly draw from a holster and get on target. Range drills in this class will get your heart pumping!


You will learn how to…


  • Select and place your equipment
  • Draw from a holster and return to the holster
  • Get on target fast after drawing from the holster
  • Reload quickly
  • Engage multiple targets
  • Shoot at longer distances

Price: $79.99/ person


Course Length: 3 hours


Prerequisite: Rapid Fire or equivalent experience


Required Equipment:


  • Handgun
  • Minimum of two magazines
  • Holster
  • 100 rounds of ammo (no steel core ammo)


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LIGHTS OUT



Take a shot in the dark! If you haven’t fired your pistol in the dark, you don’t know how awesome and fun it can be. Now is the time to give it a try. Learn how to work with both a hand-held flashlight and a pistol-mounted flashlight to find your target. Take that shot in the dark . . . or two or three! You get what we mean.


You will learn how to…


  • Identify issues affecting vision in the dark
  • Choose the right illumination equipment
  • Identify targets in the dark
  • Use handheld and gun-mounted flashlights

Price: $89.99/ person


Course Length: 3 hours


Prerequisite: Rapid Fire or equivalent experience


Required Equipment:


  • Pistol
  • Minimum of two magazines
  • Night sights (optional, but recommended)
  • Handheld flashlight (minimum)
  • Handgun mounted flashlight (optional)
  • 100 rounds of ammo (no steel core ammo)


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ACTION PISTOL



Tired of standing in a booth aiming at a static target? Try this intermediate course in dynamic shooting. This course will give you a competitive edge in matches or other organized shooting events. Not to mention bragging rights!


You will learn how to…


  • Reload under a clock
  • Clear malfunctions under a clock
  • Drive onto targets faster
  • Shoot from alternate positions
  • Use cover
  • Shoot on the move
  • Select and place equipment

Price: $89.99/ person


Class Length: 4 hours


Prerequisite: Holster Draw class


Required Equipment:


  • Handgun
  • Three magazines
  • Belt
  • Holster
  • Magazine holder
  • 200 rounds of ammo (no steel core ammo)


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SELF DEFENSE



Do you really know how to stop a threat? Can you fire under pressure? In this class, you will learn how to live a defensive lifestyle with good situational awareness, turn a gut reaction into an effective action, and successfully defend yourself from an attacker. This class prepares you to effectively and efficiently stop a threat in a real world scenario.


You will learn to…


  • Shoot under pressure
  • Take action in a threat-filled situation
  • Live a defensive lifestyle
  • Protect yourself after you’ve used your gun

Price: $79.99/person


Course Length: 3.5 hours


Prerequisite: Holster Draw class


Required Equipment:


  • Handgun
  • Minimum of two magazines
  • Holster
  • 100 rounds of ammo (no steel core ammo)


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HOME DEFENSE



Are you prepared to react to a home intruder? If an attack occurs, will your spouse and kids be prepared? This basic class will help you prepare your family in case of an intruder or home invasion. It will help you understand how to make a plan for your entire family so that everyone knows what to do.


You will learn…


  • Reload techniques with a flashlight
  • Clearing malfunctions in the dark
  • Safe, but accessible, firearm storage
  • Supplies needed for home defense
  • Fight or flight?
  • Tactics for home defense
  • Techniques to shoot in the dark

Price: $89.99/person


Class Length: 3.5 hours


Prerequisite: Rapid Fire and Holster Draw classes


Required Equipment:


  • Handgun
  • Minimum of two magazines
  • Handheld flashlight (gun mounted if possible)
  • 100 rounds of ammo (no steel core ammo)


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ELITE PISTOL



This is your master class in shooting and it applies equally to target shooting and self-defense training tracks. Whether you’re in it for fun, competition, or self-defense, it all boils down to the seven fundamentals done exceptionally well.


Don’t compete; win. This class helps you to master techniques that land you at the top of the competitive leaderboard. Don’t hope you can defend yourself — do it without hesitation.


You will improve your:


  • Handgun fundamentals and manipulation techniques
  • Mindset
  • Effective balance of speed & accuracy
  • Single-hand presentation and manipulation (primary and support hand)
  • Movement techniques and tactics

Prerequisites: Holster Draw and Action Pistol


Class Length: 6 hours


Price: $199.99


Required Equipment:


  • Handgun
  • Minimum of three magazines
  • Good quality outside-the-waistband holster
  • Multiple magazine holder
  • 300 rounds of ammo (no steel core ammo)


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PRIVATE INSTRUCTION



Private Lessons are designed to provide the very best of individualized instruction. Call us to discuss your custom lesson that we develop to your specific needs.


Price: $75 per hour, per person



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