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Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Saturday February 16th 8am to 12pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Monday February 18th 6pm to 10pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Saturday February 23rd 8am to 12pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Monday February 25th 6pm to 10pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Saturday March 2nd 8am to 12pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Monday March 4th 6pm to 10pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Satuday March 9th 8am to 12pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Monday March 11th 6pm to 10pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Saturday March 16th 8am to 12pm
Basic Pistol and Accuracy - Sunday March 17th 12pm to 6pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Monday March 18th 6pm to 10pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Saturday March 23rd 8am to 12pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Monday March 25th 6pm to 10pm
Permit to Carry & Renewal Multi-State - Saturday March 30th 8am to 12pm
The Modern Sportsman offers a full line of courses taught by expert instructors. Our courses offer instruction for first time gun owners and experienced shooters alike.
This basic pistol course is a 6 hour class and is geared to the novice shooter. The course begins with firearm safety, shooting terminology, action types, calibers and moves quickly into shooting skills development centering on accuracy. Classroom demonstrations, lectures, and videos will be utilized to ensure the students understanding of the shooting fundamentals. Students must be 18 yrs. old or older.
Age 18-20 must have parental/guardian permission.
The instructor(s) will combine the classroom drills with live fire exercises developed to improve the students shooting on the range. Each student will be evaluated for their understanding of grip, sight alignment, sight picture, stance, trigger control, and breath control. Each student will be required to demonstrate the proper loading, unloading and immediate action drills for their particular firearm.
All instruction materials, range time, and targets are provided by The Modern Sportsman. Eye and ear protection are available.
This course is a prerequisite for the Defensive Pistol series.
Requirements: Proper Attitude, Pistol or Revolver, two magazines/speedloaders, 150 rounds of ammo (brass case).
Limited to 16 students per course.
Our Permit to Carry Certification Course will provide you with the necessary certification to apply for your Minnesota PTC. This course focuses on the legalities of self defense and includes a required shooting proficiency test. Please refer to our other courses if you are not familiar with proper firearm storage, handling, including shooting of your firearm, or need a refresher. Introduction to Firearms and Shooting is a great place to start!
- Firearm Safety
- Fundamentals of shooting
- Use of Force
- Alternatives to Deadly Force
- Conflict Avoidance
- Sate Statutes
- Court Proceedings
- Understanding the Parameters of your Permit
- Your Legal Rights in the Home
- Firearm and Ballistic Considerations
- Methods of Carry
- Physical and Psychological Reactions
- Tactical Considerations and Law Enforcement Encounters
Cost: $89.99 Includes Additional Reading, Target and Certificate of Completion
Course Duration: 4 Hours
NRA Refuse To Be A Victim
This course covers how to create layers of safety in your life to protect yourself and your family from today's Criminal.
This is a NRA Certified Course that does not involve Firearms.
You will get the tools you need to develop your own personal safety strategies, including
- The Psychology of the Criminal Mind
- Mental Preparedness
- Home & Phone Security
- Automobile & Travel Security
- Personal & Technological Security
- And more
Cost: $39.99 Includes Manual
Course Duration: 3 Hours
AR-15 Rifle Fundamentals
This Course is a Classroom Course covering the proper and safe use of an AR-15.
- Firearm and Range Safety
- Basic history and knowledge of the AR platform
- Platform options, styles, calibers
- Barrel lengths vs Twist Rates vs Bullet weight
- Overall components & Field Stripping
- Cleaning and maintenance
- Common malfunctions and stoppages
- Accessory Options
Cost: $99.99 Includes Handout
Course Duration: 3 Hours
Course Requirements: None
We offer closed courses for customized individual needs. Our highly skilled staff can accommodate specific specialized training to meet your needs.
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