The topics identified in this course are covered in the Advanced Firearms Proficiency Drills Membership. To learn more about this membership, please click on the link in the description.

Advanced Low-Light Training for Pistol, Carbine, and shotgun

Class Duration: 4 Hours


Class Description:

Due to the high likelihood that self-defense decisions will take place during low-light conditions, it is extremely important that all people who carry a firearm for self-defense train with that firearm in low light conditions.

For this reason, students enrolled in these courses will:  

  • Develop more advanced decision making skills (gaze control)
  • Develop proficiency in manipulating a firearm without sight
  • Receive instruction in flashlight selection
  • Learn how to properly utilize handheld lights
  • Learn how to properly utilize weapon mounted lights
  • Learn how to properly utilize lasers
  • Develop more advanced proficiency in movement
  • Develop more advanced proficiency in the use of cover and concealment
  • Learn how to properly maneuver through obstacles, inspect surroundings, identify and disengage potential threats while utilizing handheld and weapon-mounted lights
  • Better understand how to properly use the disorienting effects of light

Items Needed for Class:

  • A handgun of choice (preferably a firearm that has a picatinny rail) 
  • Strong-side outside-the-waistband Holster
  • Rifle sling (if using a carbine or shotgun)
  • Magazine Pouches
  • At least 2 Magazines
  • Speed Loaders (if available)
  • 350 Rounds of Ammunition
  • Handheld Light (preferably at least 60 lumens)
  • Weapon-Mounted Light (if available)
  • Hearing Protection and Eye Protection
  • Snacks and water