Interesting read to help you develop self-defense plan:
“What is your plan? When I talk to most people about their responses to a violent attack, I generally hear one of two plans…“I’ll just run” or “I’ll draw my weapon and defend myself”. For the most part, I think both groups are deluding themselves.”
Hi Everyone! As your schedule is filling up for another busy holiday season we wanted to let you know that we’ll be hosting another Basic Wound Management class on December 13th!
Whether you carry every day or only get down to the range for occasional target practice this 2 hour class is one of the most important trainings you will ever take.
Led by Bill Carlo, Massachusetts EMT and Iraq War Veteran, this course is designed to teach you the basic skills to treat penetrating wounds until emergency services arrive. The proper application of these skills can be the difference between life and death, which is why we strongly recommend this class to everyone. Through video instruction and hands on training you’ll learn about:
- Contacting and relaying vital information to 911 dispatchers
- Protection against infectious disease
- Controlling Blood Loss
- Pressure Dressings
- Appropriate use of Tourniquets
- Hemostatic Agents / Quick Clot
- Chest Seals
These skills not only increase your confidence in the range but prepare you to deal with emergency first aid in everyday situations.
The single best practice for improving your shooting? Dry fire. Whether you are choosing a new firearm to purchase, practicing a new technique, or trying to fix a bad habit the practice of dry firing your gun will help you achieve your goals faster. Check out this article from US Concealed Carry for more info on using dry fire techniques to enhance your skills:
Before taking his first shot with a new firearm our instructor has our student practice dry firing to get a feel for the grip and trigger.
If you feel like cross dominant eyesight is holding you back in your shooting check out this great article from RECOIL, it’s full of easy tips to help get you to the next level in your training: