Upcoming training classes in South Dakota

Here’s a quick note for my South Dakota readers: after a long hiatus, we’re finally offering training classes again. Because it’s SoDak and the weather is…fun, we’ve partnered with the Outdoor Adventure Center in Brookings to offer classes at their state of the art indoor range. The OAC is just 45 minutes north of Downtown Sioux Falls, and the facility is easily one of the nicest I’ve ever had the pleasure to shoot in. Right now, the only class I’ll be offering will be Fundamental Defensive Pistol on December 19th, more dates TBD. You can sign up for the class here:

Here’s the class description:

Fundamental Defensive Shooting
This class focuses on the fundamentals of marksmanship and firearms manipulation as applied to concealed carry.

Subjects include:
• Basic firearms handling and manipulation
• Accuracy and marksmanship
• Different concealment positions
• Holster and gear selection
• Drawing from a holster
• Reloading from a magazine pouch
• Multiple target engagements
• Post-shooting procedures

No Prerequisites.

Required Equipment:
• Reliable, functional handgun
• Rigid belt holster (non-collapsible) (IWB or OWB acceptable, no SERPA holsters)
• Rigid magazine pouch
• Sturdy belt/gun belt preferred
• 300 rounds of ammunition (minimum)
• 3 magazines (minimum)
• Concealment clothing (if desired)
• Eye and ear protection
• Water and snacks

Please email any questions you have to [email protected]