Foundational Firearms Training Overview

Step #1

New Firearm Owner Tutorial

  • Choosing a Firearm

  • Firearm Fundamentals

  • Becoming a Responsible Firearm Owner

  • Firearm Training Steps

Step #2

Basic Pistol or Women's-only Basic Pistol

  • Grip

  • Stance

  • Sight Alignment

  • Trigger Press

  • Range Time

Step #3

Idaho Enhanced Concealed Carry

  • Idaho legal considerations

  • Foundations of pistol marksmanship

  • Range time

  • Concealed Carry Permit certification

Step #4

Intermediate Pistol

  • Safe and efficient methods for drawing from a holster

  • Various carry methods explored

  • Malfunction diagnoses and proper clearing methods

  • Speed and Tactical Reloads

Step #5

Concealed Carry Manipulations

  • Various concealed carry methods explored

  • Carry methods pros and cons weighed

  • Practical application on the range

Step #6

Retention and Speed Shooting

  • Different retention positions discussed

  • Situations requiring these different shooting positions are evaluated

  • Practical application on the range

Step #7

Low-Light Engagements

  • Various applications for sighting aids (flashlights and lasers) discussed

  • Proper room clearance procedures

  • Various flashlight holds discussed

  • Using the flashlight as a tool for disorientation

  • Practical application on the range.

Recommended Step

Home Safety for the Family

  • Home security considerations

  • Firearms safety and securement

  • Retreat plans

  • Area specific crime statistics

Recommended Step

NRA Range Safety Officer certification 

  • Firearms Safety

  • Established and Improvised Range Considerations

  • Emergency Range Equipment

  • Attitude Considerations

Skills Refresher Opportunities

Foundation Refresher Courses

  • Basic Pistol

  • Intermediate Pistol

  • Idaho Enhanced Concealed Carry

  • Retention and Speed Shooting

Concealed Carry Legal Refresher

  • Idaho Specific Legal Considerations

  • New Laws Addressed

Retired Law Enforcement Officers

Retired Law Enforcement Officer carry recertification

  • Agency Specific Certifications

  • Re-qualify to Carry Throughout the United States

Product Classes


  • Shotgun Defensive Loads

  • Handgun Defensive Loads

Gun Storage and Safety Equipment

  • Gun Safes