Shaw Shooting

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The Shaw Shooting curriculum teaches our students how to simply shoot faster, to be more accurate, and to utilize the manipulation of their weapons in the most efficient manner possible.

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1 Day Level 1 Pistol

  • Shaw Shooting 834 East 2700 South Hagerman, ID, 83332 United States (map)


7/7 Level 1 Pistol
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Please note: All classes are nonrefundable. Shooters will receive a 1/2 credit for a future class, and a 2nd cancellation will forfeit this credit.  

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 and

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.

Class Information:

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 $175, not including ammunition or lodging. (See ‘Lodging’ above)

We require payment in full to add you to the roster. Please note: All classes are nonrefundable. Shooters will receive a 1/2 credit for a future class, and a 2nd cancellation will forfeit this credit.  

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. 

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 and

Later Event: July 13
FULL: Private 2 Day Pistol