Defensive Handgun Mastery is an advanced level guided practice session that will allow you to review and master all aspects of pistol, revolver, and concealed carry technique.


Prior handgun training


Our facility is in the mountains 1 hour east of San Jose. We will email you detailed driving instructions when you sign up.


6 manipulations review
4 Ready positions review
1 hand draw
Moving and shooting
Marksmanship review: stance, grip, sight picture, breathing, trigger press
Rapid fire recoil control
One handed shooting
Ambidextrous weapons handling
Fighting from the ground
Footwork and theory for close quarter battle
Compressed and retention shooting positions
Low light live fire
Handgun disarm and counter disarm
Striking and grappling in the gunfighting context
Review of all technical and tactical topics with focus on speed and intensity

Required Equipment:

Pistol or revolver, clean & lubricated, with 3 magazines and holster (can be provided free of charge)
300+ rounds of ammunition (can be provided for $120 via cash, paypal, venmo, zelle etc. )
Cleaning kit and lubricant
Tools for mounting your optics and accessories
Eye and ear protection
Sturdy shoes
Outdoor clothing (we train rain or shine)

Recommended Equipment:ย 

Lunch and snacks
Body armor level 2A or better
Leather work gloves
Knee pads
Trauma first aid kit


Brian Wang is the event organizer. He can be reached at 408-892-5460 or info@monarchdefense.org

Additional information


Apr 22, Jul 29, Oct 15