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.

Are You Training for a Real Gunfight?
Kevin Michalowski — July 31, 2017

If you are standing at the 25-yard line shooting tiny, little groups, you are practicing your marksmanship skills — NOT… Read More

Continuing Your Firearms Training
Mike Brickner — June 13, 2017

If you have been around the firearms community for any amount of time, you’ve probably heard someone say that shooting… Read More

High-Tech Firearms Training
Kevin Michalowski — May 8, 2017

Would you like real-time feedback on your pistol shooting mechanics? The MantisX Training System uses a sensor attached to your… Read More

When Firearms Training Falls (Terribly) Short
John Caile — January 27, 2017

At the USCCA, many of us are long-time firearms and carry instructors ourselves, so we are always curious about what… Read More

What is the Most Important Element of Training?
Kevin Michalowski — January 13, 2017

As I write this column, the rest of the video team is finishing up the latest edition of the Proving… Read More

Mental Rehearsal: Firearms Training Without Gun or Ammo
Rick Baratta — December 21, 2016

»IF THE GOVERNMENT cannot forbid an activity by making it a crime, they will tax the hell out of it. Read More

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