Advanced Firearm Training Courses

Defense Unit 3: Advanced Defense Techniques offers courses that enhance existing firearm knowledge and focus on defensive tactics for personal protection in various scenarios. Courses include Drawing from a Holster, Barricade Exercises, Decision Making for Personal Protection and Confronting the Threat. You must be 21 years old and have an approved background check to complete any of our Defense Unit 3 courses.




Course List* **



A one-hour instructor-led class helping to hone skills in both the firearm competition world and advanced personal defense. Each one hour trial focuses on building one skill at a time including advanced holster draw, accuracy, distance shooting, reloading, movement etc. No two ASI Trials are the same! Learn practice drills and skill builders that can be used at home and on the range. This is not an Action Shooting International Match.

Prerequisite: Holster Draw Exercise

Each student must bring his or her own firearm, flashlight, OWB holster, and 150 rounds of ammunition.

Class Schedule:

June 13th

5pm-6pm: Holster Draw Exercise

6pm-7pm: Accuracy & Reloading

7pm-8pm: Advanced Holster Draw(Review from 5/30)

June 20th

5pm-6pm: Holster Draw Exercise

6pm-7pm: Use of Cover & Malfunctioning

7pm-8pm: Non-Dominant Hand Holster Draw

June 27th

5pm-6pm: Holster Draw Exercise

6pm-7pm: Low Light

7pm-8pm: FBI Qualification Course

Duration 1 Hour


Price: $29.00





The decision to use deadly force in a defensive situation can be a life-altering decision. Heritage Instructors use the state-of-the-art simulation lab to prepare you in making these decisions when carrying a firearm. You will be put into the situation and build the skills to handle stressful situations. To participate in this course, students must have a Maryland HQL, Maryland Wear & Carry, or a concealed weapons permit. **Must have an HQL or an approved background check to enroll in this course.

Duration 2 Hours

Price: $125.00




If you are considering or currently carrying a concealed firearm for personal protection than this course is perfect for you! The class will help you understand how a concealed carry firearm fits into your personal defense plan. Heritage Instructors will address various techniques and equipment for carrying a concealed firearm for defense. **Must have an HQL or an approved background check to enroll in this course.

Prerequisite: Defense is Personal

Duration 1 Hours


Price: $75.00




*Approved Background Check Required
**Must be 21 years old


Heritage Training and Shooting Center is a state-of-the-art facility with classrooms, simulation labs, range and firearms retail store all designed with comfort in mind.