1-Day Fundamentals Pistol Course
To get into the ‘1-Day Pistol Fundamentals Course’, click on ‘Class Schedule’ located at the top right of this page. Locate the desired class dates, and enroll. If you have any problems or would like to be put on a "stand by" list for a class that is full, email admin at Houston@ShawShooting.com
Required Student Skill Level:
This class is for the first time shooter through the advanced marksman looking to obtain a higher level of technique to gain speed and accuracy.
The class will be focused on detailed fundamentals which include SAFETY, work space, sight alignment, high ready presentations, stance, grip, slack out method, trigger press, trigger reset, trigger prep, single action, double action, grip pressure, loading, controlled recoil, and recoil management.
After the students can demonstrate proper and safe gun handling fundamentals, the live fire portion will begin with shooting close-range paper targets to ensure accurate bullet impact awareness and correct shooting fundamentals. The class will advance through the steel ranges as the class progresses its ability. An Idaho Enhanced Concealed Weapons Permit Certificate can be given to all clients at the conclusion of the class.
End of Class Objective:
The best shooters in the world use a common base of fundamentals to achieve speed and accuracy. This class will give you an understanding of what the correct techniques are to pistol shooting that will build speed and accuracy for any level of shooter.
Cost, Time, and Location:
The course fee is $150, not including ammunition or lodging. (See ‘Lodging’ above)
We require a half deposit of each students course fee ASAP. We will give each client a 30-day grace period before the start of the class if a client would like to cancel his/her spot. The deposit is non-refundable if the client cancels within 30 days of the class. Mail a check, cash, or money order deposit to Shaw Shooting at 834 East 2700 South, Hagerman, ID 83332. We can also receive a payment over the phone via credit card. 208-481-0085
The class will start at the Shaw Shooting Pro Shop at 9:00am, will end at 4:00pm, and there will be a 1 hour lunch break around 12:00pm-1:00pm. Please bring your own lunch or you can go into Hagerman.
The address to the Pro Shop is 834 East 2700 South, Hagerman, ID 83332. (See ‘Ranges’ above)
What to Bring:
We would like all students to bring a pistol with at least 2 magazines, magazine pouches, holster, belt, ear protection, and eye protection.
We also have many different handguns for you to try out if you are unsure of the gun that you want to purchase.
Students need to bring a minimum of 350-450 rounds.
We have a pro-shop at the Shaw Shooting range if equipment and ammunition is needed. Additionally, if you forget or are unable to acquire some of the required equipment, such as holsters, magazine pouches, etc., we can rent equipment out for $10.00. Firearm rentals are $25.00.
If you have any questions, please feel free to email admin at Houston@ShawShooting.com