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200 - DEFENSIVE HANDGUN LEVEL 1/SIG ACADEMY

$415

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Aug 30, 2019 at 9 am

Open to: Anyone.  A basic level of proficiency (loading, unloading, and familiarity) is required.

Course Description: This course is a piece of my total training system that reinforces the techniques covered in my book Your Defensive Handgun Training Program. The program will take your shooting to the next level. The full training system is like nothing else available today, focusing on not only the execution of skills but in the critical process to properly train those skills and subsequently improve your results.  This class INCLUDES a downloadable version of the training drill AND videos for you to follow in your training once you have graduated class.   Self-defense context is also thoroughly covered in this program, defining the distance related concepts of a fight with a handgun. This course is ideal for anyone who carries a handgun for combative (self-defense) purposes, and will benefit both the novice as well as experienced shooters. It is the pre-requisite course for those wishing to take other Shooting-Performance advanced handgun courses.  This course includes a free video download of all of the essential drills!

Class Learning Objectives:

  • Principles of Adult Learning
  • Heart Rate Management /Combat Breathing
  • Self Defense Observe, Orient, and Defend Principles
  • Mental Preparation for the Fight
  • Physical Preparation for the Fight
  • Legal Preparation for the Fight
  • Principles of an Effective Training Program
  • Carry Gear and Firearm Setup
  • Principles of Dry Fire Training (manipulation training)
  • Principles of the Firing Cycle (high performance marksmanship)
  • Live Fire Micro and Macro Drills (firing cycle)
  • Low Light Handgun Operation (practical application limited by the range)
  • Concepts of a Proper Live Fire Training Session

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Handgun carry gear (we recommend your daily carry holster and gear)
  • 800 rounds of ammunition *Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less
  • 10 rounds of dummy ammunition (your caliber)
  • Concealing garment (if you carry concealed)
  • Firearms rated eye and ear protection
  • Personal comfort items (chair, water, snacks, sunscreen, etc.)

102 – DEFENSIVE HANDGUN DYNAMIC MOVEMENT SKILLS/ Pryor Creek, OK

$175

with Geoff Portman

Calendar Aug 31, 2019 at 9 am

Open to: 101 graduates or 301 (2-day)

Course Description: Your foundation is solid, however, new skills still await you. Do you feel a need to have the ability to employ your weapon and engage a threat while pivoting or moving? Can you manipulate and engage your weapon while moving from multiple positions or to cover? Do you need to experience the training skills required to engage a threat from something other than a static, uncovered position? 102 will take you there. Gunfights are not fought from firing lines at the standing position; they are fought and won by adding these fundamental skills of positional shooting and weapons manipulation while moving to your individual training regiment. 102 will put practical, time-tested fighting skills into your skillset.  This course includes a free video download of all of the essential drills!

Class Learning Objectives:

  • 360-degree weapon deployment
  • Offline movement techniques (step and spring)
  • Shooting and moving
  • Lateral engagement (threat to left or right)
  • High-speed impeded draw process (around an obstacle or person)
  • Failure to stop (alternate target areas)

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Handgun carry gear (we recommend your daily carry holster and gear)
  • 500 rounds of ammunition (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)
  • 10 rounds of dummy ammunition (your caliber)
  • Concealing garment (if you carry concealed)
  • Firearms rated eye and ear protection
  • Personal comfort items (chair, water, snacks, sunscreen, etc.)
  • Notebook and pen

103 – DEFENSIVE HANDGUN CLOSE QUARTERS/ONE-HANDED SURVIVAL SKILL/ SIG ACADEMY

$205

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Sep 1, 2019 at 9 am

Taught by: Mike Seeklander 

**Mandatory Pre-requisites**: 101, 102 graduates or 200 (2-day handgun) 

Course Description: 101 and 102 have given you the skills necessary prepared you for to excel in this course. Do you realize that many fights may take place within several feet from you? You should, because they can and do. Having the ability to use your defensive handgun skills and engage threats within 1-3 yards without using a position that might cause you to lose your gun is incredibly important. Learn how to operate and shoot your handgun from close and extreme close quarters positions before you get into a situation where you might need those skills!  This course includes a free video download of all of the essential drills! 

Class Learning Objectives:

  • Distance lecture (what is too close)
  • Close quarters shooting techniques
  • Extreme close quarters shooting techniques
  • Close/far transitions
  • Weapon strikes

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Handgun carry gear (we recommend your daily carry holster and gear)
  • 500 rounds of ammunition (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)
  • 10 rounds of dummy ammunition (your caliber)
  • Concealing garment (if you carry concealed)
  • Firearms rated eye and ear protection
  • Personal comfort items (chair, water, snacks, sunscreen, etc.)
  • Notebook and pen

Will run

100 - BASIC HANDGUN MARKSMANSHIP/Pryor Creek, OK

$175

with Geoff Portman

Calendar Sep 7, 2019 at 9 am

Open to: Anyone

Course Description: Are you new to shooting or wanting to learn the basics of loading, unloading, and safe gun handling?  If so, this is the course for you.  The fundamentals of handgun shooting are covered in this course that will get you ready for more advanced courses, or simply make you a better shooter.  This is a fun course, which is designed to pace the student as fast as they are comfortable.   Great for friend groups that want to get into shooting!

Class Learning Objectives:

  • Handgun safety
  • Loading and unloading procedures
  • Fundamentals of marksmanship
  • Basic malfunction clearances

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Note: Holster is not required, but students must have a safe method of transporting firearms such as a gun case or bag
  • 250 rounds of ammunition (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)
  • 5-10 rounds of dummy ammunition (your caliber)
  • Firearms rated eye and ear protection
  • Personal comfort items (chair, water, snacks, sunscreen, etc.)
  • Notebook and pen

210 - COMPETITION HANDGUN LEVEL 1/Burlington, VT

$415

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Sep 13, 2019 at 9 am

Open to: Anyone with a current classification in IDPA or USPSA or approval from instructor.

Course Description: Do you want to be your absolute best?  This course is a piece of my total training system that reinforces the techniques covered in my book Your Competition Handgun Training Program. The program will take your shooting to the next level.  Much more than just a class alone, Mike’s full program consists of this class, the book, and videos (Competition Handgun Training Skills and Drills Volume 1 and Volume 2) is like nothing else available today.  It focuses on not only the proper technique and execution of skills but also the critical process necessary to train those skills and subsequently improve your results. This course is ideal for shooting athletes that are newer to the sport and looking for a solid foundation, as well as seasoned shooters looking to gain that competitive edge.  Watch a sampling of concepts covered in class here!  This course includes a free video download of all of the essential drills!

Class Learning Objectives:

  • Principles of Adult Learning
  • Heart Rate Management /Focus Breathing
  • Mental Preparation
  • Physical Preparation
  • Principles of an Effective Training Program
  • Competition Gear and Firearm Setup
  • Principles of Dry Fire Training (manipulation training)
  • Principles of the Firing Cycle (high performance marksmanship)
  • Live Fire Micro and Macro Drills (firing cycle)
  • Stage Movement Principles
  • Concepts of a Proper Live Fire Training Session

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Handgun carry gear (we recommend your competition holster and gear)
  • 1200 rounds (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)   
  • Firearm and all related equipment
  • Notebook and pen
  • Personal protective gear (eye and ear protection)
  • Dummy rounds appropriate for their caliber handgun (10)
  • Water, snacks, chair, sunscreen, or any other personal comfort items desired

210 - COMPETITION HANDGUN LEVEL 1/Sacramento, CA

$415

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Oct 4, 2019 at 9 am

Open to: Anyone with a current classification in IDPA or USPSA or approval from instructor.

Course Description: Do you want to be your absolute best?  This course is a piece of my total training system that reinforces the techniques covered in my book Your Competition Handgun Training Program. The program will take your shooting to the next level.  Much more than just a class alone, Mike’s full program consists of this class, the book, and videos (Competition Handgun Training Skills and Drills Volume 1 and Volume 2) is like nothing else available today.  It focuses on not only the proper technique and execution of skills but also the critical process necessary to train those skills and subsequently improve your results. This course is ideal for shooting athletes that are newer to the sport and looking for a solid foundation, as well as seasoned shooters looking to gain that competitive edge.  Watch a sampling of concepts covered in class here!  This course includes a free video download of all of the essential drills!

Class Learning Objectives:

  • Principles of Adult Learning
  • Heart Rate Management /Focus Breathing
  • Mental Preparation
  • Physical Preparation
  • Principles of an Effective Training Program
  • Competition Gear and Firearm Setup
  • Principles of Dry Fire Training (manipulation training)
  • Principles of the Firing Cycle (high performance marksmanship)
  • Live Fire Micro and Macro Drills (firing cycle)
  • Stage Movement Principles
  • Concepts of a Proper Live Fire Training Session

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Handgun carry gear (we recommend your competition holster and gear)
  • 1200 rounds (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)   
  • Firearm and all related equipment
  • Notebook and pen
  • Personal protective gear (eye and ear protection)
  • Dummy rounds appropriate for their caliber handgun (10)
  • Water, snacks, chair, sunscreen, or any other personal comfort items desired

113 – COMPETITION HANDGUN ADVANCED MOVEMENT SKILLS/Sacramento, CA

$205

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Oct 6, 2019 at 9 am

Open to: 112 graduates or 210 (2-day)

Course Description: 112 tested your fundamentals and taught you how to move, and this course will take that system to a whole new level.  No matter what you encounter in a match, this course will show you how to do it well.  Advanced is the application of what you have learned in a challenging setting that includes new movements you have not mastered level.  If you want to really be your best, this course is a must. This course includes a free video download of all of the essential drills!

Class Learning Objectives:

  • X-Drill Testing
  • Short and Long Movement
  • Up Rane Movement
  • Varying Box Drills
  • Shooting and Moving
  • S-M Multi-Directional
  • S-M Agressive Entry 

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)
  • Handgun carry gear 
  • 500 rounds of ammunition (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)
  • 10 rounds of dummy ammunition (your caliber)
  • Concealing garment (IDPA)
  • Firearms rated eye and ear protection
  • Personal comfort items (chair, water, snacks, sunscreen, etc.)Notebook and pen

211 - THE BIGGER CIRCLE - ADVANCED SHOOTING MECHANICS With Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham / Casa Grande, AZ

$795

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Nov 22, 2019 at 9 am

Dates: Nov 22-24

Instructors: Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham

Note!!: Sorry, the Shooting-Performance Spring and AWS discount codes are not valid for this class since it is a a combined instructor class. 

Open to:You may take this class if you are a C class shooter (USPSA), Marksman (IDPA) or can shoot the Bill Wilson 5x5 skills test in under 30 seconds.  You may find this test here.

Course Description: This is a 3 day class with Mike Seeklander, and Rob Leatham!  Your foundation is solid, however, new skills still await you. The “Bigger Circle” concept is the key to this course, and this simply means that shooting skill is the answer to the problem you wish to solve. This course does not separate competitive from defensive, but rather focuses on the keys to successfully solving the shooting problem at hand irregardless of sport or task. Taking your skill level to the next level requires a detailed breakdown of the mechanics required to shoot better, and this course will teach you those mechanics. 

Class Learning Objectives:

  • High Performance Marksmanship Principles
  • High Performance Manipulation Techniques
  • Understanding the Visual Performance Concepts
  • Training Drill Execution for Maximum Effectiveness
  • Developing Speed
  • Balance and Movement Principles
  • Mental Toughness

Required Gear:

  • Serviceable handgun and magazines (2-3) or speed loaders (2-3)

  • Serviceable handgun carry gear (holster and magazine pouches)

  • 1500 rounds ammunition (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot more or less)   

  • Notebook and pen

  • Personal protective gear (eye and ear protection)

  • Dummy rounds appropriate for their caliber handgun (10)

  • Water, snacks, chair, sunscreen, or any other personal comfort items desired.

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