Beginners Firearm Training Courses
Defense Unit 1: Core Fundamentals offers nine courses focused on essential firearm safety and handling procedures. From “Defense is Personal,” our trademark personal defense course, to Basic Handgun, Shotgun and Rifle courses, to firearm cleaning, these courses are focused on building a core understanding of responsible, safe and effective use of firearms.
DEFENSE IS PERSONAL
You are responsible and accountable for your personal defense. The Defense is Personal Course presents the mindset and tools to develop a personal defense plan for each individual. Heritage instructors assist all students in identifying specific threats to safety in the home, at work, and while traveling. This course does not include firearm instruction.
Duration 2 Hours
BASIC HANDGUN COURSE
The goal of this Basic Handgun Course is to provide a practical introduction to the semi-automatic handgun through the explanation of handgun nomenclature, operation, and fundamental shooting skills. Students will learn safe firearm handling techniques and develop their skills using training firearms before moving to our state-of-the-art shooting range for a live-fire exercise. The rental of a GLOCK 17, range fees, and ammunition are included in the price of the course.
Duration 2 Hour
BASIC HANDGUN COURSE- REVOLVER
This Basic Handgun Course will provide students with a practical introduction to the revolver handgun by explaining handgun nomenclature, operation, and fundamental shooting skills. The classroom portion of this course includes using training firearms to develop safe handling techniques and develop skills before moving to our state-of-the-art shooting range for a live-fire exercise. The rental of a Ruger SP101®, range fees, and ammunition are included in the price of the course.
Duration 2 Hours
HANDGUN CLEANING COURSE
Do you know how to properly field strip and clean your firearm? Heritage's Handgun Cleaning Course will provide you the knowledge needed to safely and properly clean your firearm. Heritage Instructors will walk you through the disassembly, cleaning, and reassembly of your firearm. All you need to bring is your unloaded firearm, owner's manual, and the cleaning kit of your choice. Bring your revolver or semi-automatic handgun. Don't have a firearm and/or cleaning kit yet, but want to learn the fundamentals of handgun cleaning? Heritage will provide a firearm and cleaning kit to practice with at no extra cost.
Duration 1 Hours