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Pistol 1

Learn the basics of your pistol, build confidence, and marksmanship.




2.5 HRS

About the Course

This is a course for new students of all levels, and is Ideal for those looking to:

  • Build confidence in a pistol

  • Understand how a pistol works

  • Shooting stance

  • Shooting fundamentals

  • Proper grip

  • Universal firearm safety rules

  • Lose the fear of pistols

  • How to select a pistol

  • How to identify proper ammo

  • How to store your pistol safely

  • How to pick a holster

  • How to draw from a holster

  • How to reload

  • How to properly maintain your pistol

  • Gunfighter mindset

We highly encourage students to bring their own firearms but not required. We have firearms for rent.

Student requirements for class:

  • Closed toed shoes, pants, and weather appropriate clothing

  • Ballcap (recommended)

  • Ballistic eyewear / Prescription glasses

  • Ear Protection (over ear preferred)

  • Your own Firearm of any caliber (recommended)

  • 100 rds or more of ammo recommended

  • If using a revolver it cannot be used if you can push the hammer forward with your thumb while in the cocked position.

  • Note taking material (optional)

  • Snacks and Drinks (optional)

  • Holster capable of defeating gravity if held upside down

Your Instructor

Jacob Zamora

Jacob Zamora

Jacob Zamora has spent 4 Years in the US Army as a Field Artillery Paratrooper. He has completed a Combat Tour in Afghanistan and left the military in 2019. Shortly after leaving the military Jacob began to get certified through the NRA as a Firearms Instructor. While at the same time began a career in Private Security. Specializing in Armored Vehicle Transport, Unarmed Security, Armed Security, and Executive Protection. Currently Jacob is now running as a Full Time Firearms Instructor here at Dropzone Tactical.


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