Intermediate — Pistol | March 19

Intermediate — Pistol is a foundational course for handgun shooters that will ultimately foster a deeper understanding of shooting fundamentals and the critical muscle memory skills required to advance into more complex scenarios.

This tier of courses hosted by Loudoun Tactical are not the typical "entry level" offerings that may come to mind when comparing them to the rest of the industry. As previous students will attest, our Intermediate courses not only provide high intensity instruction, but also serves as an individual assessment for future Advanced course placement.

Instruction Overview:

  • Mindset

  • Draw

  • Grip

  • Stance

  • Sight Picture / Sight Alignment

  • Trigger Control Fundamentals

  • Weapon Malfunction Drills

  • Magazine Manipulations Drills

  • Shoot / No Shoot Judgment Drills

  • Multiple Target Transitions

  • Range Safety and Etiquette

Required Equipment:

  • SERVICEABLE SEMI-AUTOMATIC HANDGUN
  • OUTSIDE THE WAISTBAND HOLSTER (KYDEX OR LEATHER)
    • Drop leg or Belt Worn (NO SERPA)
  • 4-5 SERVICEABLE MAGAZINES
    • Minimum of 2 Magazine pouches
  • 600-750 ROUNDS (No Steel Core or Armor Piercing Ammunition)
  • WEAPON LUBRICATION AND CLEANING KIT
  • SUITABLE & CLIMATE APPROPRIATE RANGE WEAR
  • PROPER EAR AND EYE PROTECTION
  • POSITIVE MENTAL ATTITUDE

DISCLAIMER: 

This course is recommended for those who have previously received formal instruction and or have a thorough understanding of firearm fundamentals and can demonstrate safe firearm handling skills. If you are uncertain or have any questions, email or message us.

For your safety considerations, shooting drills require varying levels of physical exertion and result in an elevated heart rate. No audio or video recording is permitted in class due to the privacy required by the cadre members. Certificates are given upon completion of the course.

Prior to attending any Loudoun Tactical course, students must complete both Non-Disclosure and Liability fillable forms found under Admin in the navigation bar. 

LEGAL NOTICE: 

By registering, you agree to a background check. Please provide the full name, current address and age of attendee during sign up if registering for anyone other than yourself. If purchasing multiple course slots, please provide the full name, current address and age of the additional students respectively. All students must be 18 years of age in order to participate in all Loudoun Tactical courses.

Full payment is due at registration. Cancellations more than 30 days before an event date will result in a 100% issued credit of the originally paid amount that can be applied towards future enrollment(s). Similarly, cancellations within 30 days of the event date will result in a 50% issued credit of the originally paid amount that can be applied towards future enrollment(s).

Rescheduled events are NONREFUNDABLE, however, a full enrollment credit will be honored for all proposed or available future dates respectively.

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