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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.

Competitive Shooting as Immersion Learning

Beth Alcazar —April 6, 2021

Immersion learning is an educational approach that teaches concepts by placing learners into an environment that focuses on… Read More

How Guns Work and How to Clear Common Pistol Malfunctions

USCCA —March 17, 2021

“How do pistols work?” “What is the difference between double-action and single-action guns?” “How… Read More

Learning Fundamentals: Take a Picture … It Will Last Longer

Beth Alcazar —March 16, 2021

With smartphones just about everywhere nowadays, you’ll likely see people snapping photos — maybe even taking some selfies — on… Read More

Keeping a Clean and Pristine Machine: Maintenance Essentials for EDC

George Harris —February 25, 2021

A subject that students and instructors alike tend to consider secondary in the evolution of training is equipment maintenance. In… Read More

Couples Firearms Training

Beth Alcazar —February 16, 2021

Fellow USCCA Instructor Jim Kelley and his wife, Cathy, have dedicated themselves to offering a unique and effective couples-only license… Read More

Kids and Guns: What Is the Right Age to Discuss Guns and Safety

Beth Alcazar —February 15, 2021

When my son was 7 years old, we bought him a Daisy Red Ryder BB gun… Read More

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