Saturday, October 5, 2019 — 10:10AM to 6:00PM PST
Black Dog Armory
40655 Grimmer Blvd., Fremont, California 94538
This is an introductory level class covering the ownership and use of a firearm to protect yourself and your loved ones in a home or business. It is a primer to the attitudes, assumptions, and skills you may need in time of violent crisis. It is an affordable, safe, and gently paced opportunity for the novice to learn, ask questions, and make mistakes in a guided and safe environment.
We will discuss these topics and more:
The role of the personal firearm in modern society
Understanding human conflict
Defining the legal and moral framework of self-defense
Introduction to the modern pistol, revolver, rifle, and shotgun
Universal principles of gun safety
Safe procedures for loading, unloading, and storage
How to hold, aim, shoot a pistol, rifle, and shotgun
Choosing an appropriate gun for your needs
The process of purchasing your first firearm explained
Alternatives to the firearm in self defense: knife, pepper spray, Taser
The path to continuing education
Note taking material, pen and paper
Water, snacks and bag lunch
Dress comfortably for indoor activity
Clear eye protection. Prescription glasses are acceptable. Eye protection may be purchased on site from the host facility.
We will provide the necessary firearms for you to train with, but if you own your own pistol, revolver, rifle, or shotgun, and you wish to learn more about it, you are welcome to bring it and we may be able to use it in the class.
Ammunition is $20 in addition to tuition.
Facility fee is $10 in addition to tuition.
Register early! The first 6 students to register for any given class receive a $20 discount using promo code “EARLY20”! Sign up with a friend and save $40! These discounts cannot be combined with other promotions.