Pistol Beginner


This foundation class is designed for the new shooter/beginner shooter on the fundamentals of safe pistol shooting.


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This foundation class offered at our Austin shooting range  is designed for the new shooter/beginner shooter on the fundamentals of safe pistol shooting. This foundation handgun training class is for SEMI-AUTOMATIC pistols only, designed to be consistent with tactics, techniques and procedures taught in higher level classes.

The classroom portion is broken into two parts; range safety, on-site policies and etiquette for new shooters/beginner shooters. The second part of this firearms training course includes pistol nomenclature, operation and principles of marksmanship.

Students taking this handgun training class will participate in live-fire familiarization and marksmanship evolution under the direct supervision of the instructor staff.

Hours: 2
Number of Students: 8
Class Times: 6pm-8pm




Required Gear

• Semi-automatic pistol (.380ACP, 9mm, .40cal or .45ACP) *
• 50 rounds of pistol ammunition*
• 2 x pistol magazines
• Range appropriate clothing; long pants, comfortable shirt and athletic shoes
• Clear wrap around ballistic eye protection
• Hearing protection (electronic recommended)
• Hydration system and energy snacks
• Notebook with pen/pencil
• Open mind
*Firearm rental and ammunition purchase available onsite



Attendance Policy: Once registered, if unable to attend class you may transfer to another class similar to the original. The procedure you must follow is to email training@therangeaustin.com prior to the conflicted class date with the requested new date subject to availability. This email must be received prior to the registered class. If you cancel, you will lose 50% of your registration fee. If you are a no show, you will lose 100% of your registration fee.

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