About this Course
The course of instruction is designed for students interested in learning the basic skills, knowledge and attitude in safely handling a pistol while carrying a firearm for personal defense. Rodney Smith “Chief” is US Navy Retired, Law Enforcement, and NRA Certified Firearms Instructor and Training Counselor. He is also State P.O.S.T. certified to train Law Enforcement and Armed Security Guards/Private Detectives.
Students will learn Basic Pistol Safety including grip, stance, sight picture, loading, unloading, tactical/combat magazine changes, malfunction drills with snap caps, drawing drills and techniques.
Students will also learn:
Use of Deadly Force as per O.C.G.A. 16-3-21,
Georgia Carry Laws and Reciprocity
In the Classroom
On the Range
Combat and Tactical reloading