Classes

We now offer Basic Handgun, Concealed Carry Permit, Advanced Handgun and Youth Firearm Safety Awareness Classes!! 
 
Here at Dragonman's, we know guns can be an intimidating topic, so we want everyone to have the opportunity to feel as comfortable and knowledgeable as possible. These courses are designed for individuals who have little to no experience handling a firearm and/or wish to obtain their concealed carry permit. Regardless of whether you are a first-time gun buyer, or an avid shooter, you will leave each class with the insight necessary to solidify the attitude, confidence, and awareness it takes to be a responsible gun owner for years to come! 


Classes are offered every weekend at 9:30 am or by appointment. You can also sign up and pay online at www.moderndefense1.com 


or email Melissa at moderndefense1@gmail.com to sign up.
 
Courses cover the following basic fundamentals: 
 
Concealed Carry Permit Course $55:
-Proper Safety Techniques
-The similarities and differences of handgun and revolver parts. 
-Proper breakdown, cleaning and reestablishment of a semi-automatic handgun.
-Loading  and unloading a firearm.
-Learning and demonstrating how to properly take apart and clean a handgun. 
-Basic ammo knowledge (components, what to look for, how to dispose, ect.)
-Common misfires and how to approach them. 
-Gun buying insight (what handgun is right for you).
-Proper storage techniques and devices.
-Laws applicable to if/what/then type situations.
-Range time to apply classroom material.
-Course specific on-hands range drills to build confidence in shooting technique.  
-Range drills geared towards those intending to conceal carry. 
 
 
Youth Awareness Courses $55:
-Cover the basics of how to handle a firearm safely
-Instruction on safety awareness precautions
-Basic firearm terminology 
-Shooting technique: sighting, breathing, trigger squeeze, grip
-Storage Basics
-Cleaning
-Types of ammo
-Malfunctions and how to approach them
-Range time with an experienced instructor
-Very helpful tips and valuable advice.
-Parents are welcome to join! 
-Children of all ages welcome! 
 
 
Basic Handgun $55: 
-Proper Safety Techniques
-The similarities and differences of handgun and revolver parts. 
-Proper breakdown, cleaning and reestablishment of a semi-automatic handgun.
-Loading  and unloading a firearm.
-Learning and demonstrating how to properly take apart and clean a handgun. 
-Basic ammo knowledge (components, what to look for, how to dispose, ect.)
-Common misfires and how to approach them. 
-Gun buying insight (what handgun is right for you).
-Proper storage techniques and devices.
-Laws applicable to if/what/then type situations.
-Range time to apply classroom material.
-Various on-hands range drills to build confidence in shooting technique. 
 
 
***We know your time is valuable, so our classes combine classroom and range portions on the same day. 
Class time averages 3 - 4 hours. No exam is required. 

 
-Additional $20 for range time
-Additional $20 for firearm rental 
-Additional $15 for private lesson 

Some things to bring on class day are the following: 
-Eye and Ear Protection 
-At least 50-100 rounds of ammo for the caliber of your handgun or 50-100 rounds for a 9mm, .38 or.380. 
-Handgun you plan to use (if you have one). If not, it is $20 for gun rental. 
-Water
-Notepad and Pen
-Range appropriate clothes
-sunscreen and hat if necessary 
-Close-toed shoes

Classes are offered every Saturday at 10 am or by appointment. Call Melissa at (719) 396-4381 or email moderndefense1@gmail.com to sign up.
 
You can also sign up and pay online at www.moderndefense1.com
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