Firearms Training

Discover firearms tactics and techniques, training tips, and shooting drills for at home and on the range to help you hone your practical skills and self-defense mindset.

Online Firearms Classes: To Attempt or Avoid?

Beth Alcazar — January 14, 2020

When I was teaching English and communications classes at several college campuses about a decade ago, I took on the… Read More

SIRT Pistol Program: Learn to Shoot Before You Fire

USCCA — January 11, 2020

For those who wish to become the best protectors they can be for themselves and their families, myriad training aids… Read More

If You Carry a Gun, Make Practice Count

John Caile — January 10, 2020

This past week, I was talking to my neighbor, a doctor, who told me about one of his patients. His… Read More

Instant Replay: Diagnosing Shooting Problems Through Video Analysis

Anthony L. DeWitt — January 1, 2020

  “Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.” – Vince Lombardi   I received my practical instruction… Read More

Two Shots and the Gift of Confidence

Beth Alcazar — December 31, 2019

I had a great opportunity to take the USCCA’s Women’s Handgun & Self-Defense Fundamentals course on the road not too… Read More

Concepts of Reality-Based Training: The Final Frontier of Learning to Fight with a Gun

George Harris — December 25, 2019

For instructors and students alike, experience is the epitome of learning the methods and techniques practiced. Validation through reality-based training… Read More