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Specialty Course

504 - FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT COURSE/Pryor Creek, OK

$895

with Michael Seeklander

Calendar Jul 6, 2020 at 9 am

Course Name:  Firearms Instructor Development Course (F.I.D.C)

Course Length: (5 days/ 40 hours) 

Pre-requisites: Students must be alumni (of a S-P course), or a certified instructor (NRA, LE, MIL, etc.), or receive approval (email help@shooting-performance.com

Course Description:  This is an Instructor Development Course, not a course certifying instructional methods for a specific state or agency/group.  It is a combination of material compiled over 17 years of instructing full time as a full time federally certified instructor and semi-professional shooter.  This instructional course will greatly increase your ability to instruct in a structured and professional manner.  It is meant to take those who have a solid interest in teaching, or those who already have experience and build upon it.  This course is like no other course on the market, in that it focuses on instructional methodology versus a specific technique or system.  It does include a detailed shooting block of instruction to establish base manipulation and marksmanship skill to increase your skill level, as well as to demonstrate live-fire range management.  

Course Learning Objectives:

  • Shooting Skills Developement
  • Principles of Adult Learning
  • Managing a Classroom Environment
  • Managing a Live Fire Range Environment
  • Principles of an Effective Training Program
  • The E.D.I.P. (Explain Demonstrate Imitate and Practice) model 
  • Instructional Block “What, Why, How” model
  • Overcoming Technical Objections
  • Instructor-Student Communication Techniques
  • Planning and Instructional Material Development

Required Gear/Support Items (Please read and bring the list items):

  • 750 rounds handgun ammunition *Note, this is an estimated quantity due to the unique flexibility of the program; students may shoot slightly more or less.
  • 750 rounds of rifle ammunition 
  • Firearm (Handgun and Rifle) and ALL related equipment
  • Notebook and pen 
  • Personal protective gear (eye and ear protection)
  • Dummy rounds appropriate for their caliber handgun and rifle (10)

Will run

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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