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Defensive Pistol

Atlantic Tactical Firearms Trainers Introduction Defensive Pistol / Renewal Course
Conducted by a Multi-Discipline Certified Law Enforcement Instructor.
The ATFT Introduction Defensive Pistol Course teaches the operator to safely and effectively deploy a handgun in close quarters. This Introduction course is the first part of the three-part series of the ATFT Defensive Pistol course. Through the philosophy of bringing the street to the range, this entire course is conducted on the firing range. You should expect these drills to cover real life and worst case scenarios. Most lethal encounters are of short duration, within close proximity and with few shots being exchanged.

Duration: 8 Hours
Course Cost: $150.00
Course Goal: To provide you with the crucial skills that accompanies a concealed firearm or integrates a handgun into your home defense plan.

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Course Prerequisites: The participant must be able to demonstrate safe firearm handling, weapons system familiarity and basic marksmanship skills.

Course Subject Matter:

Basics of close quarter engagement
Drawing from and returning handgun to holster
Point vs precision shooting
Strike and shoot techniques
Dealing with multiple threats up close
Reloading under stress
Gear to bring to course:

A modern firearm (.38 Revolver or 9mm handgun or larger caliber) *for those who do not yet have a permit or own a firearm, it will be provided by the Instructor- Please call the office if you do not have a handgun.
3 speed loaders or magazines
Belt mounted, dominant side concealment holster
Magazine / Speed loader pouches
Sturdy belt at least 1.5” wide
Footwear suitable for rapid movement and turning
Baseball style hat
Eye protection
Hearing protection
A Jacket or shirt capable of covering the weapon
Clothing appropriate for climate and conditions
Knee pads (Optional)
Will Shoot AT LEAST 150 rounds and ammo is supplied by shooter