Our handgun courses are the bread-and-butter of TACTIC

We pride ourselves on taking students from any experience level to proficient shooters in a very short time

Handgun 1 is an introduction to firearms nomenclature, operation, and live fire drills. The pace of the classroom is such that a new learner feels safe and develops confidence. Safety is paramount! Basic firearms safety, gun handling, and techniques to make any loaded weapon safe will be covered.
You can expect to learn:

  • Grip
  • Stance
  • Sight alignment
  • Sight picture
  • Trigger control
  • Follow through
  • Breathing
  • Unloading/Reloading
  • Drawing from a holster
  • Recoil management
  • Malfunctions

Time of course: 6 hours
Cost: $150
Prerequisite: None

Minimum number of students required to run class: 4
What to bring to class: Notepad, pen, handgun, 2 magazines (3 recommended), 300 rounds of ammunition, outside the waistband holster, belt mounted magazine carrier, eye protection, hearing protection, long sleeve garment.

Meet at the TACTIC classroom at 237 Quail Run Road in Four Corners, MT 59718


Handgun 2 course builds upon the proper fundamentals developed in Handguns 1. The course is conducted exclusively at a shooting facility with live fire drills. Students will learn to shoot more dynamically: faster, under stress, and while moving.
You can expect to learn:

  • Review of Fundamentals
  • Drawing and presenting from a holster
  • Shooting positions
  • Strong and weak hand drills
  • Rapid reengagement
  • Instinctive fire vs Long range fire
  • Turning
  • Lateral movement
  • Off-line movement
  • Sympathetic nervous system responses
  • Shooting quickly and accurately

Time of course: 6 hours
Cost: $200
Prerequisite: Handgun 1
Minimum number of students required to run class: 2
What to bring to class: handgun, 2 magazines (3 recommended), 600 rounds of ammunition, outside the waistband holster, belt mounted magazine carrier, eye protection, hearing protection.

Meet at the TACTIC range outside Four Corners, down Camp Creek Road.


Handgun 3 course builds upon the proper fundamentals developed in Handguns 1 & 2. This course is conducted exclusively at a shooting facility with live fire drills. Students will learn advanced weapon handling, movement, and team drills
You can expect to learn:

  • Shooting around corners
  • Advanced movement
  • Shooting from unconventional positions
  • Combining multiple techniques in problem solving scenarios
  • Drugged assailant & body armor defeating drills

Time of course: 6 hours
Cost: $200
Prerequisite: Handgun 1 & 2
What to bring to class: handgun, 2 magazines (3 recommended), 600 rounds of ammunition, outside the waistband holster, belt mounted magazine carrier, eye protection, hearing protection.

Meet at the TACTIC range outside Four Corners, down Camp Creek Road


Handgun 4 course builds upon the proper fundamentals developed in Handguns 1, 2, & 3. The course is conducted exclusively at a shooting facility with live fire drills. Students will learn to shoot in specialized situations under unique conditions. This course of instruction is private and by invite only. TOPICS ARE PROPRIETARY & AVAILABLE BY REQUEST ONLY.
You can expect to learn:

  • Conceal carry applications
  • Shooting through clothing
  • Shooting through materials
  • Shooting from vehicles
  • Night shoot

Time of course: 6 hours
Cost: $200
Prerequisite: Handgun 1, 2, 3What to bring to class: handgun, 2 magazines (3 recommended), 400 rounds of ammunition, outside the waistband holster, belt mounted magazine carrier, eye protection, hearing protection.

Where: Meet at the TACTIC range outside Four Corners, down Camp Creek Road

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Cost:
Prerequisite: Handgun 1, 2, 3, 4

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3 day Handgun Gluttony Course for those who are ready to take their handgun training to the next level. The only requirement for this course is a good attitude and a willingness to learn. If you don’t want to take all classes, you can still sign up for the one you want. One can shoot a handgun for the first time, and complete advanced night shooting with confidence in the same 3 days! All levels of experience welcome.

Friday – Handgun 1

Saturday – Handgun 2

Sunday – Handgun 3

Sunday Night – Handgun 4

Cost: $850
Prerequisite: None

Where: Meet at the TACTIC classroom at 237 Quail Run Road in Four Corners, MT 59718

 

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This course is for anyone looking to gain proficiency shooting a handgun with a red dot sight.

Cost: $200

Time: 6 Hours

Prerequisite: Handgun 1

Patrolling – Gully Course

This course teaches students how to patrol an area and shoot while moving from A to B. You will be using both handgun and carbine. You can expect to patrol the gully on the TACTIC range and hit targets with both our carbine and our handgun. We will practice transitions from carbine to handgun as well as handgun to carbine. You will learn how to use terrain to your advantage, avoid exposure, and improvised shooting positions.

$225