Basic Defensive Handgun (Level 2)

Prerequisite – TIII’s Introduction to Handgun fundamentals course, Concealed Handgun Training or previous Safe Handgun fundamentals training.

Basic Defensive Handgun is the first in the Defensive Handgun Series. This class is an 8 hour basic defensive shooting course this is for newer defensive shooters. You must have safe weapon handling skills to attend. This class is a perfect addition to Nebraska Concealed Carry and goes much further in depth on the skills needed to defend yourself when carrying a concealed handgun.

The majority of this class will be spent on the range working on refining handgun fundamentals, concealed draw techniques, use of cover, movement and more. The class will culminate with a scenario based course of fire and an evaluated shooting skills test. Upon completion you will receive a personalized training plan to continue your skill progression and prepare you for further courses like Nebraska Concealed Carry, Intermediate Defensive Handgun, or other classes.




training objectives

  • Fundamentals of handgun marksmanship
  • Draw from a holster, concealed and open
  • Defensive mindset
  • Use of cover
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the move
  • Gear selection for defensive carry
  • and much more

Equipment Needed

  • Handgun with 2 magazines minimum
  • Quality strong side or appendix holster, (no shoulder, crossdraw, pocket or specialty holsters)
  • cover garment
  • Wrap around style shatterproof eye protection
  • Hearing protection (electronic muffs preferred)
  • Gun case/ gun bag
  • magazine holder
  • 300-400 rounds factory ammunition
  • sturdy shoes, and suitable clothing for the weather (we shoot rain or shine
  • Pen, Pad, Highlighter
  • Sack lunch and water bottle

Optional Equipment

  • more ammo if time permits

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