Basic Handgun - Introduction to your firearm

This is a basic handgun course created to help you feel comfortable using your personal handgun. This class is usually taken after our Concealed Carry Course and/or after the purchase of your first handgun. This class will teach you the basic functions of your firearm including the following:

  • Loading and unloading your firearm
  • How to properly grip your firearm
  • How to handle your firearm
  • How to obtain proper sight picture and sight alignment
  • Trigger control
  • Proper Stance

If you don’t have a firearm and are looking to take this course we have some available for rent.

**Joplin Centerfire ammo must be used in all rental firearms.

This Course will be 1 hour of instruction using a combination of both our classroom, and the Range. This course will be a pre-requisite for more advanced courses which will be available in the near future.

Items needed for the course:

  • Handgun
  • Hearing protection
  • Eye Protection
  • 50 Rounds minimum of Ammunition.

Items above may be rented or purchased in our store if needed.

No refunds will be issued on cancellations within 48 hrs of the course date. You may only reschedule one time for another course at a later date for no charge.  Each additional time you reschedule you will be charged a $25 fee to reschedule.
Please email info@joplincenterfire.com for any schedule changes or call 417-206-0908.

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