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Handgun Vitals

June 1 @ 8:00 am - June 2 @ 5:00 pm

Handgun Vitals is designed to present students of all experience levels, the skills and knowledge necessary to take them to a high level of proficiency with a defensive handgun. The shooter will learn to deliver precision at a fast pace while increasing his or her ability to problem solve a defensive use of force situation. Handgun Vitals I frames a solid foundation for future defensive handgun training and serves as the prerequisite for Handgun Vitals II.

Day 1

Topics Include

  • Life safety as it relates to defensive use of force
  • Grip and standing position
  • Hard sight focus
  • Hard target focus
  • Ready positions for a spherical environment
  • Post engagement scan, actions and communication
  • Gaining rapid precision
  • Drawing from concealment (or OWB)
  • Engagement technique
  • Speed reload
  • Clearing stoppages common to defensive handguns
  • Gaining the advantage
  • Movement to dominant positions

Day 2

Topics Include

  • Life safety as it relates to the armed citizen
  • Review of core defensive shooting fundamentals
  • Strong hand problem solving (one hand manipulations)
  • Protecting a third party
  • Kneeling, prone and supine positions
  • Forward movement
  • Backward movement
  • Strong hand only
  • Fighting from retention
  • Lateral movement
  • Final event

Gear List

  • A handgun chambered for a common defense caliber (.22 is acceptable, but not recommended)
  • A quality (non-collapsing) holster
  • At least 3 magazines or 4 speed loaders/strips for revolver shooters
  • 600-800 rounds
  • Eye protection
  • Hearing protection

Details

Start:
June 1 @ 8:00 am
End:
June 2 @ 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://shawstrategies.com/event/handgun-vitals-alliance-police-training-center/

Organizer

Shaw Strategies
Email:
training@shawstrategies.com
Website:
https://shawstrategies.com/

Venue

Alliance PD Range
12251 Rockhill Ave. NE
Alliance, OH United States
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