SAFTD F.A.S.T. Handgun Course (Basic Handgun)
The goal of the Second Amendment Foundation Training Division's “F.A.S.T Handgun” course is to provide the student with a solid foundation in basic knowledge of handgun "Fundamentals and Safety Training", a basic understanding of ammunition and how it functions as well as the shooting fundamentals.
A person new to the use of a firearm for personal defense typically has a broad range of questions and is faced with learning a number of skills that are critical in the safe use of a firearm – in this case a handgun. F.A.S.T Handgun is specifically designed to provide a person new to handguns the opportunity to gain that knowledge and learn the basics of operation, cleaning and maintenance, safety and much more in a convenient 4 to 8 hour course. “F.A.S.T Handgun” is also meant as an introductory course for students new to handguns prior to taking SAFTD Defensive Handgun 1 or NRA Defensive Pistol.
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In this class you will start by shooting a .22LR caliber revolver and then progress to a sub-compact 9mm, a full size .40 caliber and a compact .45 caliber semi-automatic. By shooting various sizes and calibers it should give you a good idea of what size frame and caliber is right for you.
Use of our firearms and ammo are included in the class price.
A number of topics will be covered in “F.A.S.T Handgun”. These include but are not limited to:
- Safe handling of your firearm.
- Semiautomatics & Revolvers
- Gun Safety Rules
- Safe Storage of your firearm and ammunition.
- Basic components of a your Handgun
- Operation of your Handgun
- Shooting Fundamentals
- Clearing Common Stoppages
- Selecting a Handgun and Ammunition
- Cleaning and Maintaining your Handgun
March 26, 2017 ~ 8-5PM ~ Cost: $125
April 29, 2017 ~ 8-5PM ~ Cost: $125
June 11, 2017 ~ 8-5PM ~ Cost: $125
July 8, 2017 ~ 8-5PM ~ Cost: $125
Defensive Strategies, LLC
27 Lowell Street, Suite 207
Manchester, NH 03101
Range Portion to be Held at:
Londonderry Fish and Game
5 Lund Street
Litchfield, New Hampshire 03052