Pistol Employment Techniques

The Fortis Project

Practical application of defensive pistol manipulations, tactics, and  mindset.  You will walk before you run.  High energy stressors are incorporated into this course.  You are not expected to have prior professional training, but we expect you to be able to keep up with the fast paced instruction.

  • Duration: 6-8 Hours
  • Price: $350 Individual / $2,500 Agency (10 Students)
  • Please contact us prior to booking.


  • Stress on the mind and body - The Defensive Mindset
  • Sight alignment/sight picture
  • Trigger control
  • Trigger reset and follow through
  • Holster Mechanics
  • Shot placement - combat efficiency
  • Speed and administrative reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Practical application of shooting positions
  • Dynamics of movement
  • Introduction to shooting on the move
  • Individual and team competitions

Hardware Required:

  • Semi-Auto pistol.
  • Factory ammunition, 400rds.
  • Snap caps, dummy 10rds
  • Appropriate clothing for the weather and course.
  • Holsters for securing pistol and at least 3 spare magazines (1911 users bring at least 5 magazines).
  • Eye and ear protection, sunscreen, hat, hydration, lunch.
  • Gloves and knee pads are *optional*.

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