SFT Basic Pistol Shooting (BPS)
BPS is an 8 hour course focused only on single/double action revolvers & semi-automatic pistols. It covers in detail, reasons to own different types of handguns, parts & operations, disassembly & reassembly, pistol cleaning, fundamentals of pistol shooting (stance, hold control, sight alignment, sight picture, breath control, trigger control, follow through), scoring targets, shooting techniques & positions, stoppages & malfunctions (failure to feed, double feed, stove pipe). Caliber sizes included are .22LR, 9mm, .38 SPL, .357 Magnum, .40, .45 ACP, 357 Sig, .44 Magnum, S&W .500.
Course includes gun rentals, ammunition, eye & ear protection, targets, and live fire at the range.
Prerequisites – Any firearm safety course AND Handgun shooting experience