Paratus et duro [ Prepare and Endure ]

Tactical Pistol

The Jericho Defense Tactical Pistol class is a class devoted to using a pistol for self-defense in a Close Quarters Battle environment and in a low light environment. This course is intended for the person who has obtained a Concealed Pistol License or plans to utilize a pistol in a self defense role and needs to develop a solid foundation of defensive pistol skills in a low light environment.

 

Class Lessons

1. Information on night sights, night vision and what works
2. Handheld light techniques
3. Weapon light techniques
4. Searching techniques
5. Low light manipulations and malfunction clearing
6. Target identification, discrimination and engagement
7. Shooting positions
8. Movement in low light conditions
9. Multiple target engagement

Course Length

This class will last approximately 6 to 7 hours.

 

Class Size

Our class size is limited to a maximum of 12 students.

 

Prerequisites

We suggest that any person wishing to take this course of instruction, be proficient with a pistol. This is not a beginner pistol class. You should know fundamental pistol marksmanship and manipulations before attempting this course. We suggest taking our Fundamental and Advanced Pistol classes or equivalent classes by another training academy which we recognize before attempting this class. Due to the course material and nature of this class, in order to take this class, you will need to be a United States citizen and you will need to have one of these three credentials: a current Concealed Pistol License, be active Military or be an active full time Law Enforcement Officer. A copy of proof of credentials will be needed to enroll into this course of instruction.

 

What to bring to class

1. A serviceable semi-automatic pistol
2. A serviceable pistol mounted light
3. A serviceable hand held flashlight
4. 300 rounds of Ammunition
5. Three pistol magazines
6. A sturdy belt
7. A strong side holster (NO cross draw or shoulder holsters are allowed. In the waist band concealment holsters are fine to use in class. However, if you do not have any training or usage experience with your in the waist band holster, you will be required to use an out of the waist band or drop leg holster.)
8. A minimum of one magazine pouch
9. Eye protection
10. Hearing protection
11. Clothing appropriate for conditions (Rain gear, a second set of dry clothes and towel is suggested if it looks like conditions will be wet.)
12. A baseball type hat and sun block
13. Insect repellent
14. Food and drinks for a long day

 

*Note – Pistols should be of 9mm caliber or higher. Pistols of .22LR caliber are not permitted except for cases of medical reason or because of the size of the shooter.

 

Class Cost

$150

Additional Information

Who may take this class?
– Due to the nature of this class, in order to take this class, you will need to be a United States citizen, you will need to have one of these three credentials: a current Concealed Pistol License, be active Military or be an active full time Law Enforcement Officer. A copy of proof of credentials will be needed to enroll into this course of instruction. Proof of credentials will consist of a State drivers license and one of these credentials: a Concealed Pistol License, Military ID or Law Enforcement credentials.

 
Each Student will be required to sign a statement of legal eligibility to participate in this course of instruction. Stating you are a United States citizen, not under a court order prohibiting you from owning, using, possessing or handling firearms; or are not disqualified or prohibited under any local, state or federal law from owning, using, possessing or handling firearms; or any knowledge, skills, techniques, responses, abilities or other information learned as a result of any training received will be used in an illegal manner.

 

Do I need to own a pistol to take this class?
– Yes. You need to bring your own pistol. Cowboy style single action pistols or target type pistols are not allowed. The pistol you bring should be of the same type you would carry concealed for self-protection or one you would use in a tactical environment. When you bring your pistol to the class, make sure it is unloaded and in a case. Make sure to comply with any applicable laws governing the transportation and storage of firearms. If there is any question about the condition your pistol is in, we ask that you have a qualified gunsmith inspect your pistol to be confident it’s safe to fire. Please bring the correct ammo for your pistol and that complies with the local range regulations.

 

How much pistol ammunition should I bring?
– We have a requirement of 300 rounds of ammunition for this course of instruction.

 

Do I need to bring eye and ear protection to this class?
– Yes.

 

What will we do about lunch?
– Depending on the range location, you may have to bring your own food, local eateries may be close by and used or dinner may be provided by the range…dependent on the range management. We suggest that you check the food arrangements before coming to class and bring enough water/drinks and personal snacks for the day.