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200 - DEFENSIVE HANDGUN LEVEL 1/Missoula, MT

$415

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Aug 15, 2020 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)
  • 800-1000 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.)
  • Electronic hearing protection

Will run

200 - DEFENSIVE HANDGUN LEVEL 1/Sacramento, CA

$415

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Oct 10, 2020 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)
  • 800-1000 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)
  • Electronic earmuffs (not mandatory, but HIGHLY recommended, check out Impact Sport brand) 
  • Firearms rated eye protection
  • Personal comfort items (chair, water, snacks, sunscreen, etc.)
  • Notebook and pen

Will run

103 – DEFENSIVE HANDGUN CLOSE QUARTERS/ONE-HANDED HANDGUN SKILLS/Sacramento, CA

$215

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Oct 14, 2020 at 9 am

Open to: 101, 102, 200, or any 2-day handgun course taught by Mike. If you enroll in this class without the pre-requisite you will be removed.

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

211 - THE BIGGER CIRCLE - ADVANCED SHOOTING MECHANICS With Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham / Pryor Creek, OK

$795

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Oct 23, 2020 at 9 am

Dates: Oct 23-25, 2020 (3-day class)

Instructors: Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham

Travel/hotel/Ammunition Information: https://robleatham.com/training/travel-information-az/

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

MANDATORY PRE-REQUISITE: You may ONLY take this class if you are a C class shooter (USPSA) or Marksman (IDPA) or can shoot the Bill Wilson 5x5 skills test in under 30 seconds.  You may find this test here, copy and paste into your browser: (https://www.dropbox.com/s/20ptt4pr22bbdr9/5x5%20Handgun%20Skill%20Test.pdf?dl=0).  If you DO NOT have the skill required to take this course and ignore this guidance and are unprepared to take this class, you may be removed without a refund. 

Course Description: This is a shooting class.  We will deep dive into the mechanics of shooting a handgun with speed and accuracy.  This is NOT a run and gun or ninja tactical class.  Our entire focus is on SHOOTING better. This is your chance to train with multi-time National Champions Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham!  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 regardless 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).  Holster must cover entire trigger guard and safely retain the firearm.  Cheap nylon holsters or holsters that release the firearm with the trigger finger are not allowed. 

  • 1000 rounds of standard ammunition

  • 500 rounds of frangible ammunition for day 3 (steel day) (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot slightly more or less)   

  • Notebook and pen

  • Personal protective gear (eye and ear protection), electronic hearing protection HIGHLY recommended 

  • Dummy rounds appropriate for their caliber handgun (10)

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

Will run

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

$795

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Nov 20, 2020 at 9 am

Dates: November 20-22, 2020 (3-day class)

Instructors: Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham

Travel/hotel/Ammunition Information: https://robleatham.com/training/travel-information-az/

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

MANDATORY PRE-REQUISITE: You may ONLY take this class if you are a C class shooter (USPSA) or Marksman (IDPA) or can shoot the Bill Wilson 5x5 skills test in under 30 seconds.  You may find this test here (copy and paste into your browser: (https://www.dropbox.com/s/20ptt4pr22bbdr9/5x5%20Handgun%20Skill%20Test.pdf?dl=0).  If you DO NOT have the skill required to take this course and ignore this guidance and are unprepared to take this class, you may be removed without a refund. 

Course Description: This is a shooting class.  We will deep dive into the mechanics of shooting a handgun with speed and accuracy.  This is NOT a run and gun or ninja tactical class.  Our entire focus is on SHOOTING better. This is your chance to train with multi-time National Champions Mike Seeklander and Rob Leatham!  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 regardless 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).  Holster must cover entire trigger guard and safely retain the firearm.  Cheap nylon holsters or holsters that release the firearm with the trigger finger are not allowed. 

  • 1000 rounds of standard ammunition

  • 500 rounds of frangible ammunition for day 3 (steel day) (*Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program, students may shoot slightly more or less)   

  • Notebook and pen

  • Personal protective gear (eye and ear protection), electronic hearing protection HIGHLY recommended 

  • Dummy rounds appropriate for their caliber handgun (10)

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

Will run





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