The Whittington U’s Practical Pistol I Course is the Introductory to Intermediate level Defensive Sidearm instruction that focuses on the Everyday Implementation of the Firearm Tool into our lives. The WU Practical Pistol series focuses on Violence as a Means of Last Resort with the defense of us and our loved ones as part of an overall lifestyle change.
Practical Pistol I will cover:
o Defensive Posture
o Fundamentals of Defensive Marksmanship
o 3-position presentation technique
o Principles of Cover
Static Fire Drills
Movement/Principles of Cover on Reactive Fire Range
Note: This is a progressive curriculum. We require students to take the courses in succession: PPI - PPII - PPIII - Masters
What you will need: (packing list is for each individual course)
- Sidearm (semi-automatic or revolver)
- 3 magazines/speed loader minimum
- 500 rounds ammunition
- No Handloaded Ammunition Accepted in the Course
- Holster (Open or Concealed)
- Sturdy Belt
- Hearing Protection
- Eye Protection
- 100 oz Water per day
Course Schedule: Practical Pistol I*:
0900-1130 – Classroom Instruction
· Defensive Posture
· 3-Position Firearm Presentation
· Fundamentals of Pistol Marksmanship
1130-1300 – Lunch
1300-1600 – Static Fire Drills
· 5 - 18 meter engagements
0900-1030 – Static Fire Review
1030-1130 – Individual Movement Drills/Principles of Cover
1300-1600 – Individual Movement Drills/Principles of Cover
1600-1630 - Final Lecture
*This schedule is tentative. Times are subject to change.
Course participants may also purchase an ammunition package with the appropriate round count.
**AMMUNITION PACKAGE IS RESTRICTED TO ONE PER PERSON PER COURSE**
*If you would like to register more than one person for this course please add it to your Cart as two separate items.
If you have questions or comments regarding Whittington U, please contact us at email@example.com or call us at (800)494-4853.