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Handgun 202 – Defensive Pistol Step 2

September 29, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

CrossRoads Shooting Sports, Handgun 202, Des Moines Iowa, Shooting Range

Handgun 202 includes work from the holster, strong hand and support hand shooting skills and transitions between hands.

We will discuss the contexts in which transitions are necessary in defensive shooting such as traumatic injuries and priorities regarding self-care if wounded.

Participants will practice malfunction clearing as well as using cover and concealment effectively. This class also emphasizes movement and advantageous positioning in a defensive encounter. We will also focus on extreme accuracy and distance shooting.

Train with nationally recognized firearms trainer and active conceal carry mom Melody Lauer in this intermediate defensive handgun class covering the fundamentals of what is necessary to know as a female with carrying a firearm for personal defense on a daily basis.

PreREQ: Completion of Defensive Pistol Step ONE

Equipment Required:
Well-functioning, center-fire (preferred) firearm and 2 magazines for that firearm (3 magazines if single stack). The more magazines, the better! 3 or more speed loaders if bringing revolver.
250 rounds of ammunition for that firearm
Belt-mounted, open-mouth holster
Belt-mounted magazine pouch for spare magazines
Sturdy belt
Cover garment
Eye protection
Ear protection
Note taking material
Range appropriate attire
High-neck shirt
Closed-toed shoes
Baseball cap preferred

Taught by Melody Lauer


September 29, 2018
9:00 am - 1:30 pm


CrossRoads Shooting Sports
5550 NW Johnston Dr
Johnston, IA 50131 United States
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