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START *pre-registration req’d*

October 4 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


START: Safety Training and Range Time

Course Fee: $100

Duration: 3 hours

START is designed to give new firearms owners a hands-on introduction to safe handling and use with their specific handgun in a course setting of four or fewer students. This course includes classroom and range time. Students will learn:

Firearms knowledge and safety
Ammunition basics
Fundamentals of handgun shooting
Shooting drills in the range
Range rules, safety and etiquette
Cleaning and maintenance
This course is perfect for new firearms enthusiasts with little to no firearms experience. After spending 2 + hours with our trainers you will feel and be confident and ready to start your firearms journey.

What to bring to your START course:
*Handguns are available for rent to take START if you do not own one*
Your firearm in it’s case
50 rounds (minimum) of ammunition
Eye/ear protection (PPFT can also supply these)
A lite coat or sweater as the range can get chilly when you are under the fans

To pre-register send a text message to 214-1786 stating the course name and date along with the following information:

your name,
your cell phone number
the make, model and caliber of firearm you are bringing to the session


October 4
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


PDC – Personal Defense Center
303 Airport Road
Bismarck, ND United States
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