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The Modern Sportsman

The Modern Sportsman Defensive Pistol Skills

Product Code : DPS2021


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All sessions begin at 7:00pm. It is strongly recommended you take the classes in order.

Defensive Pistol Skills (DPS) is a beginner to intermediate 3 hour class that rotates through four different topics that runs on Wednesday evenings from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Students will learn the necessary skills to build their safety, proficiency, and confidence with a handgun, preparing themselves for real world carry situations and more advanced courses.

Topics covered include: Holster Skills, Defensive Weapon Manipulations, Defensive Movement Drills & Low Light Inoculation. 

Cost: $80 per Session.

Required Equipment:

  • A semi-automatic handgun in a realistic defensive caliber such as 9mm.
  • A Kydex OWB (outside the waistband) or a Kydex IWB (inside the waistband) holster.
  • Ability to carry 2 spare magazines. 
  • 3 total magazines required.
  • Appropriate range attire.
  • Ear & Eye Protection.
  • Minimum of 100 rounds of ammunition.

Recommended Equipment:

  • Duty/Battle Belt
  • Retention Holster 
  • Two Spare Magazine Pouches
  • Electronic Ear Protection
  • IFAK
  • Dump Pouch
  • Spare Ammo

It is also strongly recommended that students complete a basic/introductory pistol class before attending.

Ammo not included.

Firearm Rentals Available (Not Recommended)

Ear & Eye Pro Available.

Determined at checkout.