GRITR RANGE CLASSES
Texas License to Carry (LTC) Class
This is the Texas DPS approved course that will satisfy the 4-6 classroom hours required by the state to obtain a License To Carry. Following the course there will be a Written Exam & a Range Proficiency exam that students will be required to complete both with a passing score.
At completion of the course, testing and handgun qualifications, you will be issued the state-required LICENSE TO CARRY A HANDGUN CERTIFICATE OF TRAINING (FORM LTC-100) for application to the state.
What’s Covered In the Lecture:
- Laws regarding Texas Open/Concealed Carry, Use of Force and Deadly Force, TMPA
- Castle Law, and non-violent dispute resolution.
- The Criminal and Civil Courts systems and how to protect your assets if you are involved in a shooting
- What to say and what not to say to the Police.
THINGS TO BRING TO THE CLASS:
- Valid ID
- Paper & Pen for notes
- Eye & ear protection *
- Firearm* – The range qualification requires a handgun of .22 caliber or higher
- 50 rounds of ammo*
* Our range does have guns, ears and eye protection for rent if needed and limited amount of ammunition for additional cost
Basic Pistol Course
Our Basic Pistol Course is built specifically for the new gun owner for responsible gun ownership. Our certified and experienced Instructors guide you through the critical first steps of owning a firearm: firearm safety, handling and safe storage at home. We then move onto the range to help you develop proper shooting fundamentals such as grip, stance, load/unload and more.
Intermediate Pistol Course
Our intermediate pistol course will help further improve your skills around the operation of your weapon system. This course was created by a retired U.S. Army Green Beret and Marine Corps Special Reaction Team Member. This class mimics what Army Special Forces do on a typical range day to keep their pistol skills sharp. This course should be taken by someone who has a good understanding of the basic operation of a pistol and a good understanding of marksmanship. In this course you will learn to safely draw from the holster and engage numerous targets. You will also learn to conduct multiple shot strings. In addition, you will be taught the difference between, and execute tactical magazine reloads and slide lock reloads. Culminating the class, facing movements will be incorporated to help train you in target acquisition from a threat from either side of you.
CCHDF Instructors Course
Upon successfully completing this course, you will become a USCCA Certified Instructor, uniquely authorized to teach the USCCA course, Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals. This course has become the gold standard across the United States for law abiding Americans seeking to obtain their concealed carry permit. As a USCCA certified instructor, you will be trained and equipped to provide world-class instruction to students. You will have access to our world class classroom materials (including a full set of PowerPoint presentations and classroom videos). During this two-day training course, you’ll be taught by a USCCA Training Counselor on a number of valuable topics, including: The top ten instructor mistakes, and how to avoid them; teaching best practices; and running a safe live fire range. You’ll also have a chance to demonstrate your knowledge of the USCCA training material through seven short presentations to a group of your peers, as well as running a live fire range, guiding your peers through the safe completion of the USCCA course of fire. After completion of this course, you’ll not only be intimately familiar with the USCCA training methodology and materials, you’ll be a far better instructor and presenter, regardless of the topic of choice. Prior to the class, you must complete the corresponding eLearning. After passing the class, you will be sent an instructor shirt and toolkit.
Intro to Competitive Shooting
This course has been created for individuals that are wanting to start the journey into the world of competitive shooting sports. Our curriculum is geared towards USPSA an IDPA matches. Your instructors will take you through the safety concepts, procedures, rules and the gear that is required for competing. There is a live fire portion that will help give you basic skills to compete in a “match”. You as the student will get to run a mini stage to see all concepts come together in a culminating event.
Intermediate Rifle Course
Our intermediate rifle course will help further improve your skills around the operation of your weapon system. This course was created by a retired U.S. Army Green Beret and Marine Corps Special Reaction Team Member. This course should be taken by someone who has a good understanding of the basic operation of a rifle and a good understanding of marksmanship. In this course you will learn to safely manipulate the rifle from different positions such as low ready,depressed muzzle and high ready.You will also learn to conduct multiple shot strings. In addition, you will be taught the difference between, and execute tactical magazine reloads and slide lock reloads. Culminating the class, facing movements will be incorporated to help train you in target acquisition from a threat from either side of you.
DEFENSIVE SHOOTING FUNDAMENTALS
Defensive Shooting Fundamentals will guide you through the steps you'll need to take to go from just sending rounds downrange to actually training in specific, tested methods of armed self-defense. From stance to grip to physical shooting technique, Defensive Shooting Fundamentals Level 1 will help you hone the edge on your inner warrior expert. You'll get your body working with your gun instead of against it, you'll learn which intuitive skills work best with what your body will naturally do while under stress in a combat situation, and you'll learn to apply this information simply and effectively - regardless of your skill level.
DSF MINI LESSON - PRIVATE CLASS
In this introduction course you will learn proper Defensive Shooting Fundamentals. Your instructor will help you build your foundatiation to include, grip, stance, kinestethic allignment, all the way up to firing 3 to 5 rounds efficiently and effectively to neutralize the threat. Drills Include: Safety, Comfort, Competency Concepts, Medical, Extend-Touch-Press, Up through Up Multiples, Balance of Speed and Precision.
What To Bring
- Ammunition – 50
- Extra Magazines – 1
- Close-toed Shoes
- Pen & Notebook