Friedman & Associates
Defensive Handgun Training & Education
Defensive Handgun Procedures
What this course entails:
Part One consists of a 2-hour classroom seminar to include:
Hands-on instruction in the operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols in calibers .22, .38SPL, 9MM, .40S&W, and .45ACP. Sample handguns will be furnished by the instructor as well as instruction in handguns furnished by attendees. Ammunition provided, about 10 rounds each per calibers .38SPL, 9MM, .40S&W, .45ACP, or 25 to 50 for .22 caliber depending on the guns you chose to shoot. This is due to the current ammo shortage and cost.
Instruction on weapon grip, stance, sight alignment, and proper sighting on targets. Also, California handgun laws and instruction on obtaining the mandatory Handgun Safety Certificate required to purchase a handgun in California.
Where, When and Cost:
Part Two consists of 2-hours of instruction in actual firing of sample handguns, or handguns furnished by attendees, at an appropriate firing range.
We will schedule at an appropriate firing range located in the Bay Area, or other area (for 3 to 4 students) by mutual agreement.
Weekdays or Weekends by mutual agreement.
$100 per person for the 2-part class whether taken on the same day or not.
- Attendees are responsible for their own range fees, necessary gear such as safety-glasses and ear protection, as well as ammunition for guns furnished by them. Ammunition for handguns supplied by the instructor as samples is included in the $100 fee, as stated in Part One.
- Just purchased a new firearm and would like instruction oh how to use it properly?
- Hourly Rates (One on One)
Our hourly rate at the range is $65/hour minimum for the 1st hour and $50/hour after that pro-rated.
Instruction in handguns and ammunition furnished by attendees Hands-on instruction in the operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols in calibers .22, .38SPL, 9MM, .40S&W, and .45ACP.
Sample handguns furnished by the instructor, as well as ammunition provided for handguns sampled, 10 rounds each per calibers .38SPL, 9MM, .40S&W, .45ACP, or 25 to 50 for .22 caliber depending on the guns you chose to shoot. This is due to the current ammo shortage and cost.
Local Gun StoreCity Arms in Pleasant Hill, City Arms will provide discounts on handguns, and other gear when purchased together with a handgun.
- Local Range
USI - United Sportsmen 4700 Evora Road Bay Point, CA 94520 925-676-1963
USI - United Sportsmen Incorporated is owned and operated by five clubs: Bay Point Rod and Gun Club, Brentwood Rod and Gun Club, Concord Sportsmen’s Club, Diablo Rod and Gun Club, Walnut Creek Sportsmen’s Club Members of any one (or more) of the five clubs receive discount shooting fees and “member prices” on ammo and shooting supplies. Members also enjoy use of the multipurpose 200 yard range, and the private trap and skeet ranges.
Peter M. Friedman*
NRA Certified Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun Instructor
CAL-DOJ HSC Instructor
NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer
*Former Deputy – San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Dept.
*Member – Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Posse
*NRA Life Member 140506318