Personal Protection in the Home

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Personal Protection in the Home

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Learn Handgun Defensive Techniques through our Experts

Our Professionals will Help you Improve your Handgun Skills

Unlike the other basic courses, the Personal Protection course covers defensive shooting. Self-defense is a topic somewhat distinct from the regular diet of shooting fundamentals, it can cover mindset, legal issues, decision-making under pressure, and planning for the worst. The Basic Personal Protection in the Home course is designed around the use of the defensive pistol.

Students and will be exposed to the following lessons:
  1. Basic Defensive Handgun Skills
  2. Firearms and the Law: Possession, Ownership, and the Use of Deadly Force
  3. Strategies for Home Safety and Responding to a Violent Confrontation
  4. Selecting a Handgun for Personal Defense
  5. Sport Shooting Activities and Training Opportunities
  6. Course Review and Examination

Learn how to Protect Yourself with Firearms in the Home

Class: Personal Protection in the Home

Cost: $195

Length: 8

Level: Beginner

Prerequisites: Participants in the Personal Protection course should be somewhat experienced shooters, showing mastery of the basic skills of safe gun handling, loading and reloading.

Required Gear: Handgun, if you own one otherwise rent ours! Eye and ear protection Sensible footwear (no open toe or open heel)

Age Requirement: None

Class Availability

Age Requirements

16 to 17 years old can take the course unaccompanied. (Parent or guardian must be onsite, guardian or parental waiver signed, but they do not need to be in the same course or on the same range.) Minimum age is 11 if taking the course with a parent or guardian. The parent MUST have taken this exact course before, work with the child during the entire course, and be responsible for only one child.

Cancellation Policy

Poway Weapons and Gear Range reserves the right to cancel any event. In the event of cancellation by PWG, participants will have the option of being move to the next scheduled event or receive a full refund of registration fee. Poway Weapons and Gear Range is not responsible for any other expenses or possible damages incurred.

Registration Cancellation by Participant:

  • Cancellations must be received 5 business days prior to the training event in order to qualify for a refund.
  • Cancellations received 5 Business days or more in advance of the scheduled class will received a full refund.
  • Cancellation of class reservation less than 5 Business days before the scheduled and prior to the start of the class will result in store credit or scheduling into a future class
  • Students are eligible to reschedule to another class until the beginning of the class they are scheduled to attend.
  • Failure to attend the class (no-show), without making prior arrangements with training staff, will result in forfeiting the entire registration fee.
  • We understand mitigating circumstance can affect attendance. Each circumstance will be evaluated on a case by case basis.
  • These above policies apply to all Poway Weapons and Gear Training Events unless otherwise noted in the corresponding training materials

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