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Women Only Handgun Course

This basic Level 16 hour (2-Day) course is designed for the female shooter who is new to firearms, but would be benificial to anyone, regardless of skill level. While much of the subject matter is similar to our other courses, we will address the specific needs of women shooters involved in each topic.

We expect students in this course to have no knowledge of firearms. It is approached as such to ensure all students are able get a valuable training experience.  If you do have some experience, the course will still be beneficial as we will fine-tune your skills during the shooting exercises.

Firearm Safety. You will learn the Four Firearms Safety Rules and other firearms safety practices. Range etiquitte, gunhandling in the home and general guidelines will be covered that will keep you and others safe any time you handle firearms.

Marksmanship Fundamentals. You will learn basic fundamentals of marksmanship and be able to apply them in order to hit where you aim.

Handgun Manipulation. You will learn how to load, Draw from a holster, shoot, unload, and clear malifunctions. You will also learn how to safely inspect and clean your weapon.

Handgun and holster selection. Selecting the best firearm for you is an important consideration. Don't let the gunstore guy tell you what you need. We will teach you things you should consider when selcting a gun so you can make the best choise based on your needs. You will learn various examples of weapon and holster combinations to address specific needs of female shooters. This information will be helpful when deciding what weapon to get and how you will carry it.

Warrior mindset. Using your firearm to defend your life should be your last option. Avoiding trouble is the best way to protect yourself and your loved ones. In this course you will be introduced to the all important aspect of fighting. That is having the proper mindset. You will learn techniques to keep you alert so you can avoid a fight and if you cannot avoid it, to be ready for it. Tools to measure and maintain mental awreness such as the "O.O.D.A." loop and "Color Code of Awareness." will help you stay safe.

After action drills. You will learn how to be aware of your environment at all times by checking the area around you. This will further emphasize the Warrior mindset.

Cost:  $300.00

Round Count: 300 rounds of factory ammunition

Equipment Needed: handgun, 3 magazines or speed loaders. Electronic hearing protection recommended.
Classes will go rain or shine, so have appropriate gear for heat, rain or cold weather.


If you have not purchased a weapon contact us for recommendations and reputable sources of information on the subject.

Location: San Luis Obispo Sportsmens Range. 3272 Gilardi Rd. San Luis Obispo, CA



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Need a Weapon?

A limited amount of handguns are available to rent for courses. The cost is $50.00 per day. All rentals are for onsite use only.

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Private Group Courses

If you would like to take an established course privately we will conduct the class if you can get together six or more students.

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Private Customized Training

We will also do customized private training to suit your needs for $ 200.00 per hour (4 hour minimum/ 4 student maximum).

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Tactical Handgun Course

This intensive 24-hour course is intended for the law enforcement officer/military member who carries a handgun on duty.

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Basic Handgun Course

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Spartan Training Resources
7343 El Camino Real # 247
Atascadero, California 93422

Tel: 805.748.7176
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