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Tactical Application of the Pistol for Church Protectors (2 Days)

  • Ares Fire Arm Training Center 35621 North Treasure Island Avenue Leesburg, FL, 34788 United States (map)

This dynamic course begins with classroom instruction that covers legal and liability issues and safety with a firearm. Classroom discussion includes the lawful and proper use of force. The majority of our instruction involves physical training for developing tactically correct motor skills for deploying with your pistol in an emergency. These skill competencies include deploying your pistol, firing, and managing your gear while:

  • Using a stationary position of concealment/cover
  • Moving forward and backward
  • Moving laterally and at oblique angles
  • Utilizing one or both hands from a variety of positions and fighting platforms

Our building-block approach to training is appropriate for the person who is new to handling a firearm as well as experienced individuals who wants to take their skills and abilities to a new level. We focus on principles, tactics and techniques that will lead to success in an armed encounter. Participants learn not only how to survive, but prevail in protecting their congregation from an armed threat. 

Topics Include

  • The Principles of Marksmanship
  • Equipment Selection and Proper Gear Placement
  • Legal and Justifiable Use of Force
  • Winning Mindset and Stress Management
  • Loading, Unloading, and Reloading
  • Developing Natural Index Points
  • Communication and Working with a Partner
  • Verbal Challenges and Commands
  • Proper Draw Stroke and Proper Recovery to the Holster
  • Single and Multiple Threat Engagement
  • Shooting on the Move
  • Horizontal and Vertical Displacements
  • Immediate Action Drills and Clearing Malfunctions
  • Making Proper Decisions Under Duress

COST: $350 per person
Must bring 600 rounds of ammunition