GREAT LAKES TRAINING CENTER IS MID MICHIGANS LARGEST FIREARMS TRAINING FACILITY!
Successful completion of this course earns you a certificate used to apply for a Michigan Concealed Pistol License (CPL)
This class is for anyone that has purchased a new or first handgun, looking to purchase a new or first handgun and current pistol owners who would like to learn or brush up on the following. Basic firearms safety primarily pertaining to a pistol, basic pistol handling & fundamentals and basic pistol operation & nomenclature. This class is great for the new pistol owner, current pistol owner and their family members new to firearms.
In this class, we will cover vital pistol safety, handling, storage and basic shooting fundamentals to get you ready to take a next level class (example CPL) and or go to the range and safely start shooting. There will be extensive question & answer time, hands on shooting techniques taught in this class. We will be using the most modern indoor classroom training aids & tools available. This will help prepare you for your first trip to a range or to help you make an educated first pistol purchase.
There will be NO LIVE FIREARMS OR AMMUNITION allowed in this class / building. Class will be held at the Great Lakes Training Center, next door to Not Just Guns. Class will run approximately 2-3 hours depending upon size and questions asked. We are here for you to learn not to watch a timer. We encourage questions and want to provide time for answers and discussion as appropriately needed.
All materials provided.
“Handgun Clinic” is every other Tuesday from 7pm-9pm. Every week will be a little different with topics changing as we will work on different skills and do different drills each night and often mix it up.
With the weather and price of ammo being what it is this is a great chance to knock the rust off or keep up on those training reps as any skill level is more than welcome
You must sign up before class so we can guarantee space.
Cost is $25.00 and covers airsoft gun rental and ammo etc.
**You only need to bring a good belt and clear safety glasses**
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Class is held indoor at a non-live fire facility utilizing airsoft pistols where you can stay warm and skip having to buy real ammo. You will only need to bring safety glasses and a sturdy belt. Everything else is provided including pistol, mags and airsoft ammo/gas.
Handgun B.A.S.E (formerly Handgun1) is the next step after taking a CPL course. It will introduce students to pistol shooting fundamentals, body mechanics, proper reloading techniques and malfunction clearing. This class is 9 hours and is not a NRA course of instruction.
This course will be held entirely on an outdoor range, rain or shine, so please bring weather appropriate gear.
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