NRA Personal Protection In The Home (PPITH)

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Salomon Firearms Training


PPITH is an 8-hour course for intermediate shooters who have mastered basic firearm safety rules & pistol handling skills. The course teaches the safe & efficient use of handguns in the protection of self/family and provides legal information on citizens’ rights to self-defense (stand your ground & duty to retreat).

PPITH discusses responsible & ethical use of deadly force when facing imminent life-threatening situations, mental/emotional preparation & self-awareness, training for stress & realistic physical encounters, never give up mindset, cover & concealment, responding to & confronting a violent intruder/assailant, emotional/legal aftermath, strategies for home safety, defensive shooting skills & accuracy, psychological reactions (fight, flight, freeze, posture, submit), physiological reactions (loss of fine motor skills, tunnel vision, auditory exclusion, time dilation, adrenaline rush). Students shoot 100 rounds.

Course includes gun rentals, eye & ear protection, targets, and live fire at the range.


Prerequisites – NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting (BPS)