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NEVER SHOT BEFORE? OR JUST LOOKING TO IMPROVE? 

Blackwood can help!

If you and a few friends have been wanting to learn how to protect yourselves or just improve the skills you have, we can accommodate groups large and small. Have fun while learning valuable information about rifles, handguns, and shooting. Lessons are always open to the public.

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FIRST SHOTS CLASS – HANDGUN & RIFLE

This class is for the who have want to learn how to shoot a gun, those considering buying a gun for the first time, new gun owners, or those who haven’t fired a gun in a while.

Topics will include general gun information, how to choose a gun and case, gun safety, range procedures and commands. We will also cover the fundamentals of shooting: aiming, hold control, trigger control, and follow through.

Everything is included in this class. All you need to do is show up!

Woman firing with pistol on target at the shooting range. Rear view.

BASIC HANDGUN CLASS

This Class is for those who have fired handguns, but have never had formal instruction. This class may also be appropriate for those who want to check/improve their Gun Safety Handling, with at the range and at the house, and people who who have previously fired a handgun and can load, fire,and unload a handgun, but want to Improve their skills and Accuracy. This class is a good next step from our First Shots class.

Topics covered in class include an introduction to Blackwood, safety, range procedures and commands, the fundamentals of grip and stance, fundamentals of shooting, and shooting drills to reinforce these principles.

Requirements:

  • Eye and hearing protection - Available for Purchase
  • Serviceable handgun or revolver - Rentals Available
  • Spare magazines or speed loaders are suggested
  • 50 rounds of ammunition - Available for Purchase
  • No tank tops or open toes
Loading a magazine. Loading Gun. Handgun magazine,

INTERMEDIATE HANDGUN CLASS

Class Prerequisite: For Safety Purposes – Class attendance is LIMITED to those who have attended the “Basic Handgun – Fundamentals and Marksmanship” class OR be approved by the instructor team.

Each class will include Drawing from a waist/hip holster and a series of rotating topics including:

  • Malfunctions and reloads
  • Strong hand / Weak hand
  • Multiple targets
  • Shooting on the move
  • Cover & Concealment
  • Shooting Positions
  • Shooting for Accuracy...and more.

Required Equipment:

  • Serviceable Handgun
  • Holster (molded/durable waist/belt holster that does NOT require use of the trigger finger to disengage).
  • Ammo - 150-200 Rounds
  • Min of 2 Magazines
  • Safety Equipment (Hearing / Eye Protection)
  • Belt

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