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Beginners Handgun ($125) 4 hours
(Maximum 12 Students)
This is the all-inclusive, introductory handgun class for men and women who are seeking basic handgun training from professional firearm instructors. The goal of the class is to practice safety techniques and discuss the differences of various handguns. Students will learn firearm nomenclature and employ correct shooting fundamentals. Questions are highly encouraged and participants will have the opportunity to shoot a semi-automatic handgun. This class serves as a great learning foundation for subsequent advanced-level classes as well as those looking to obtain an Illinois Concealed Carry Permit.
Pistol Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling
Selecting a Handgun
Stance, Grip, Aiming and Trigger Control
The Basics of Clearing Malfunctions
Firing the First Shots
- You must be at least 21 years of age
- Handguns, ammunition, and eye and ear protection will be provided by On Target
- Personal firearms are allowed but provision of ammunition is based upon availability
- Wear proper shooting attire (crew neck shirt and closed toe, high traction shoes) for range portion of class
- Bring a readiness to learn and a great attitude!
A FOID card is not necessary for introductory courses or out of state residents.
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