Introduction to Handguns Class

The Introduction to Handguns class is for people who are new to or inexperienced at shooting a handgun. The 4-5 hour class consists of approximately 2 1/2 hours of classroom instruction and 1 1/2 hours of lessons and shooting at a range. Students who complete the Intro class will be prepared to practice at a range on their own in preparation for a Texas License to Carry (formerly CHL) class.

The Introduction to Handguns covers:
Types and operation of semi-automatic handguns and revolvers
Safe handling and storage of handguns and ammunition
Fundamentals of shooting a handgun
Cleaning and lubricating a handgun
Range safety and procedures
Shooting a .22 and 9mm handgun at a range

You can bring your own handgun and approved ammunition or use the provided guns and ammo.

Pre-LTC (CHL) Upgrade – For a small additional fee, a student can shoot the Texas CHL shooting proficiency test for practice or to apply to an upcoming LTC class.

The Introduction class can be scheduled as a private individual or small group class. See Schedule page for scheduled classes or available dates. If you do not see the class scheduled, just ask.

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The Texas LTC (CHL) Coach holds Texas License to Carry and other handgun classes in Azle, Texas for students in the Azle, Springtown, Weatherford, Decatur, Aledo, Bridgeport, Lake Worth, Saginaw and west Fort Worth area. north Texas TX