So now you have your Conceal Carry Permit! 

Are you prepared in case you need to use your firearm to defend yourself or someone else? 

The NRA Defensive Pistol Course will focus on the techniques needed to develop a defensive mindset.

The goal of the course will be to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to carry and use a concealed pistol ethically, responsibly and with confidence.

As a result of participating in this course, the student will be able to explain and demonstrate the following: how to apply the NRA Rules for Safe Gun Handling when carrying a concealed firearm; basic principles of concealment; the difference between cover and concealment; drawing from the holster; levels of mental awareness; developing the proper mindset when using a pistol for personal protection; clearing common stoppages; use of pocket pistols; and more.

Students  will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics Of Personal Protection Outside The Home handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure and the NRA Defensive Pistol certificate. 

This course is objectives driven and generally is completed in about 8 hours, however it may go longer depending on how quickly students master the activities presented.

It involves moderate physical activity such as lateral movement, bending and twisting.

You will need to bring a suitable concealable pistol, a conceal carry holster and wear appropriate clothing to conceal your pistol.  Spare magazines or revolver speed loaders ARE REQUIRED.   You will need at least 150 rounds of ammunition.

Class size is limited to 12.  Payment is required to reserve your seat. Class is held at Marksman, LLC, 457 Muddy Branch Road, Crossville.   We provide lunch, softdrinks, and coffee.

Use your own pistol, holster and ammo - $150.00

Use OUR pistol, holster and ammo - $180.00

Course date:  October 2nd, 2021