Women’s Only Fundamental Pistol Training


Women’s Only Pistol Course is relaxed, rewarding and productive course providing a safe, comfortable and accelerated learning course to build proficiency in firearms.  Safety and proficiency are intertwined throughout this course which is designed to initially have the student develop basic gun handling skills.  The course progresses and builds to live fire with either your handgun. This course is very popular with women looking to get into shooting for sport, safety or just to learn more about the art and science of shooting pistols.

Date(s): TBA

Time(s):    0830 – 1600

  Pat Deasy / Gordon Gray

Location:  Sacramento Valley Shooting Center 

Required Equipment:

  • Confident Attitude!
  • Note Pad / Pen or Pencil
  • Modern Working Handgun (.380, 9mm, .40, or 45acp – approved by instructor)
  • 200 rounds of ammunition
  • 3 Magazines
  • Magazine Pouch
  • Belt Holster (Strong side)
  • Full Length Pants (cargo pockets optional)
  • Hearing protection (electronic preferred)
  • Eye protection 
  • Base Ball Style Cap (recommended)
  • Personal Water Supply 
  • Weather Appropriate Gear (Rain gear / Cold Weather gear (seasonal) sun screen, etc.)
  • Clothing suited to strenuous activity as well as being seasonally appropriate (no shorts)
  • **Closed Collar Type T-Shirt 
  • Knee and elbow pads (optional)
  • Gloves (optional)
  • An open mind

**Bring your lunch (We will be eating on the range)

Topics of Discussion:  
Safe Firearms Handling
Firearms Safety
Master Grip
Drawing from holster (5 step)
Sight Picture / Sight Alignment
Trigger Control
Scanning & Preparing
Being aware of your Surroundings 

Course Fee: $160.00 (includes range fees)