Handgun 101 with CWP Certificate

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  • Regular price $150.00


This course is designed to teach individuals the fundamentals of safety, marksmanship, and manipulation of the magazine-fed pistol or revolver.
Students will gain the confidence to not only safely handle a handgun, but also to begin the process of learning to operate a handgun in a proficient manner.
This course prepares students to not only shoot safely and correctly on the range, but also creates the fundamental base needed to take their defensive or sport shooting to the next level. Individuals will receive a certificate after completing this course approved by the State of Maine to apply for a Maine Concealed Handgun Permit.

Course Outline:

  • Firearm Rules and Safety Brief
  • Establishing Survival Mindset
  • Maine State Law Review
  • Safe gun handling
  • Ammunition options & applications
  • Storage & maintenance of firearms
  • Fundamentals of grip and sight picture
  • Proper stance and trigger control
  • Intro to reloads and malfunctions

Required Equipment:

  • Handgun ( one can be supplied )
  • 2-3 magazines or speed loaders
  • Eye protection
  • Ear protection (electronic preferred)
  • Valid Driver License ID
  • Weather-appropriate clothing & footwear

Duration: 3 hours
Cost: $150 per person
Estimated Round Count: 100 rounds