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This is an instructor lead course that includes classroom education, as well as time at the range... see full details below. Please note... though this class will be held at Invictus Krav Maga and will be taught by John Montalbano, this course is through the National Rifle Association (NRA) and is in no way associated with Invictus Krav Maga and thus, any benefits received by being a member of Invictus Krav Maga (such as free entry to various special courses), do NOT apply to this course.

  • Date: 12/16/2023 01:00 PM
  • Location 12234 Poway Rd, Suite 200, Poway, CA, USA (Map)
  • More Info: The live fire portion of this course will be at Poway Weapons & Gear


COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is geared toward those who are new to pistol shooting or those familiar with handguns but desire structured training on the fundamentals. This is a full day NRA Instructor led pistol course. It includes classroom instruction and hands-on instruction. The hands on range time will include live fire exercise through which students will learn and demonstrate safe and proper procedures and technique.

In this class, you will learn:

  • Rules of Gun Safety
  • The basics of ammunition
  • Different types of pistols and which one is best for you
  • The differences between a revolver and a pistol and how each operate
  • The fundamentals of pistol shooting
  •  Different shooting stances & positions
  • The most common shooting errors
  • Proper gun cleaning and maintenance
  • How to maintain your skills
  • Live fire at a shooting range.

ATTIRE: Wear comfortable clothing. Please wear closed toe shoes (ie tennis shoes) into the gym. Please do not wear any type of low cut top... you don't want hot brass being ejected from the gun and landing inside your shirt. 

Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in & sign/turn in waivers:

Please Note... CHECK YOUR CALENDAR BEFORE SIGNING UP! Absolutely No refunds or store credit will be awarded!