This 3 hour course picks up where the Basic Pistol course left off.
You will learn to:
This class will emphasize stance, sight, picture, grip, breathing, trigger control, shot placement and grouping
How to perform various reloading methods, clear different types of malfunctions, and be more accurate with the shots you fire
Proper presentation from your holster and shoot using both a two handed ‘supported’ and one handed ‘unsupported’ grip
Requirements for Intermediate Pistol:
Completion of the Basic Pistol class or proof of equivalent training
Must have a good strong side holster (IWB or OWB) (NO cross draw, ankle, small of back or Blackhawk Serpa holsters allowed)
At least two magazines per gun (or speed loaders for revolvers)
Eye and Ear Protection
Minimum of 200 rounds of ammunition per handgun
Michael Kennedy - Lead Instructor
Michael is a much sought-after, experienced trainer with a relaxed, practical and enjoyable teaching style. You won't find any 'tough guy' Rambo-style attitude here.
Michael is a Certified Training Counselor with the United States Concealed Carry Association (USCCA), a certified instructor with the National Rifle Association (NRA), and is a certified California DOJ Instructor.
He holds certifications for the:
USCCA Basic Pistol
NRA First Steps program
NRA Basic Pistol
NRA Personal Protection in the Home
NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home.
What sets Michael apart from so many instructors is his personal commitment to further his own training. Michael takes his development seriously and is a competitive pistol shooter who actively participates in both local and regional IDPA (International Defensive Pistol Association) matches.
He also believes in developing the 'craft' of firearms skills and marksmanship and holds current certifications in many advanced pistol classes, advanced tactical shotgun classes, and advanced carbine classes.
Michael offers classes for all levels, including courses for: