Intermediate Defensive Handgun (Level 3)

Prerequisite – TIII’s basic defensive handgun course or proof of previous reputable defensive handgun course.

Intermediate Defensive Handgun is step two in our Defensive Handgun Series. This class is an 8 hour intermediate defensive shooting course. This is for defensive shooters looking to take steps towards safe and effective defensive carry.. This class is very intensive course focusing on close defensive shooting techniques, movement, various positions and team movement and communication. You must have attended our basic defensive handgun class or a comparable class from another reputable training facility to enroll. Please contact us if you have prerequisite enrollment questions. The class will culminate with several scenario based courses of fire and an evaluated shooting skills test. Upon completion, you will receive a personalized training plan to continue your skill progression




training objectives

  • Fundamentals of handgun marksmanship
  • Advanced draw techniques
  • Defensive mindset
  • Applied use of cover
  • Team / Partner based shooting
  • Gear selection for defensive carry
  • Application of a tourniquet
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the move
  • Limited mobility shooting
  • Positional shooting
  • Copy of Copy of Limited mobility shooting
  • Gear selection for defensive carry
  • and much more

Equipment Needed

  • Photo ID
  • Copy of 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
  • 350-400 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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