• Address:
    4250 Alum Creek Dr. Obetz, OH 43207
  • Phone:
    (614) 489-5025
  • Email


  • Price: $40.00

Have you ever thought about taking a handgun class but didn’t know where to start? This Class is designed to instruct you on the fundamentals of pistol shooting that our other classes will build upon.

The Vance Outdoors Introduction to Handgun Course consists of 3 hours of classroom instruction, and 1 hour of range time, where you will have the opportunity to put the skills taught in the classroom to practical use. This is an entry-level class for the novice/beginner to become familiarized with their handgun and safe gun handling. All the following will be discussed and demonstrated and experienced:

Safe Gun Handling Rules

  1. Proper terms and nomenclature of the Pistol
  2. Differences in ammo and the purpose of each
  3. Proper shooting grip.
  4. Proper sight alignment and sight picture.
  5. Proper trigger control.
  6. Proper shooting position
  7. How to safely load and unload the Pistol

Although this class is taught by NRA Certified Pistol Instructors, it is not an NRA Certified class. Upon completion of the class, you will receive a Vance Outdoors Certificate of Completion, signed by your instructor and the Vance Outdoors Training Coordinator.

Course Requirements: Students will need a reliable pistol, eye and ear protection, and 50 rounds of ammunition.

Available Dates Time  
08-17-2024 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM Sign up

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About the Vance Outdoors Shooting Range:

The Vance Outdoors Shooting Range & Training Center is an indoor shooting range located in central Ohio that offers a unique and comprehensive shooting experience for all levels of shooters. The facility is designed to provide superior firearm training and shooting capabilities, and features state-of-the-art equipment and technologies to enhance the shooting experience.

The center boasts a variety of training classes that cater to different skill levels, including introductory courses for beginners and advanced courses for experienced shooters. Some of the classes offered include basic handgun, concealed carry, defensive handgun, and tactical rifle training. All classes are taught by certified instructors who are knowledgeable and experienced in firearm safety and handling.

In addition to training classes, Vance Outdoors Shooting Range & Training Center also offers a large selection of rentals, including handguns, rifles, and shotguns. This allows customers to try out different firearms and determine which ones they are most comfortable with before making a purchase.

The facility is also equipped with a modern ventilation system, which ensures clean and safe air quality throughout the range. The range is fully automated and offers various target distances, including distances up to 75 feet.

Our Shooting Range & Training Center is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a top-quality shooting facility in central Ohio. With our selection of training classes, certified instructors, and rental options, we offer a comprehensive shooting experience that is second to none.

  • Business hours

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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