Drill of the Month

1 – RELOAD – 2 Start with your pistol loaded with only one round, holstered in your normal carry mode. As with many drills, this one seems deceptively simple at first glance, but done properly it enhances a...

Read More

CCM, One of the Finest Monthly Publications of Any Kind!

After reading the July 2012 issue through twice already, I’m am compelled to congratulate you, Tim and all involved in the publication of one of the finest monthly publications of any kind! Every previous issue has been great, however the...

Read More

Snake Drill

[ Submitted by David Kenik of Armed Response. ] Set up four sets of cover in a row, in front of each other, approximately five feet apart, with a target ten feet in front of the cover. Now...

Read More

6/5/4 Drill

The target contains the outline of an eight-inch circle, the outline of a standard business card, and the outline of a six-inch circle. I travel all over the country teaching defensive firearms use, and I see the same...

Read More

The “Slap, Rack, and Roll” Drill

To conduct the exercise, an assistant will load the shooter’s magazine with a mixture of live rounds and dummy rounds. [Editor’s Note: This drill is taken from the book Concealed Carry Fundamentals by Author Michael Martin, an excellent...

Read More

Metro Drill

DON’T FIND YOURSELF waiting for a buzzer or a spoken command when YOU NEED to self-initiate. Several years ago I was introduced to the “Metro Drill” by Scotty Reitz at International Tactical Training Seminars in Los Angeles. I...

Read More