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Extreme Close Quarters Shooting Course

COURSE LENGTH:  1 day (8 hours)

TUITION:  $275 (No extra charge for P.O.S.T. credits (L.E.)


Course description:

In the realm of self-defense with firearms, encounters often occur in the blink of an eye, at distances much closer than one might anticipate. These extreme close-quarter scenarios demand a unique set of skills and reflexes, making specialized training in this area not just valuable, but indispensable.

When faced with a threat mere feet away, traditional shooting techniques may prove inadequate. In such moments, precision and speed are paramount, as there is often little room for error. That's where mastering extreme close quarter shooting becomes crucial.

By honing your skills in extreme close quarters, you develop the ability to react swiftly and effectively in high-pressure situations. You'll learn techniques specifically tailored to navigate the complexities of engagements that unfold in tight spaces, such as home defense scenarios or encounters in crowded environments.

Moreover, training in extreme close quarters fosters confidence and adaptability, empowering you to maintain control over the situation even when the stakes are at their highest. Whether it's instinctively drawing your firearm from concealment or swiftly acquiring your target in a confined space, these skills can make all the difference between life and death.

Incorporating simulated scenarios and realistic drills, an Extreme Close Quarter Shooting Course provides the opportunity to practice and refine your techniques under stress-inducing conditions. This hands-on experience is invaluable, as it simulates the adrenaline-fueled nature of real-world encounters, preparing you to perform at your best when it matters most.

In conclusion, mastering extreme close quarter shooting isn't just about improving your marksmanship—it's about equipping yourself with the tools and mindset needed to prevail in life-threatening situations. Invest in your safety and security by prioritizing training in this vital skill set. Your ability to effectively defend yourself and those you care about may one day depend on it.


Students must have a very sound foundation in weapons handling skills.


The prerequisite for this course is the Tactical Handgun II Course.

This is a Missouri P.O.S.T. approved course


Topics covered:

  • Face to face encounters

  • Movement

  • Alternative positions

  • Shooting with one hand

  • Awareness of backstops

  • Verbal commands

Equipment needed:

  • Handgun & gear

  • Hearing and eye protection

  • Cover garment

  • 450 rounds of ammunition

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