5280 Introduction to Pistol
Class available for 15+ (with parent – must have complete Youth 1)
17> (with parent)
*May be a prerequisite for other courses
Course time: 2 hour
Course cost: $50 /person
Required equipment: Pen and paper
This course is perfect for the first time shooter, or first time buyer! In this course, we begin the platform for understanding the main concepts of a pistol along with proper safety precautions and handling! This course teaches topics such as anatomy of pistols, cartridges, basic functionality and how the work together for the end result! This course prepares the student for future 5280 Armory courses.
Course goal: Understand the purpose of the rule of firearm safety. Student will be able to properly identify the parts of both a revolver and a semi-automatic pistol, know the parts of a cartridge, and have and understanding of how pistols and ammunition combine to make a firearm fire.