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Introduction to Handguns

May 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Only $35.    For this class, you must pay in advance with a credit card.  Unpaid orders for seating will not be honored–thank you.

In our Introduction to Handguns session, you’ll learn the important basics of firearm safety and how to properly grip, sight, and shoot handguns.

Whether you are new to firearms, or perhaps you have already purchased a firearm, but just lack experience—this is the class for you!

This is serious subject matter for sure, but we keep it fun while you learn:

–Basic Firearms Safety

–Getting familiar with the parts and operation of handguns

–Gripping, aiming, stance and trigger press

–Considerations of using a handgun

The second part of the course focuses on live-fire in our unique Training Range.

We feature a variety of handguns in rimfire (.22LR) and centerfire calibers (.38 spl and 9mm) and each participant will get to choose then try several different firearms.

We provide:

  • Range handguns for the class
  • Ammunition
  • Eye & Ear protection
  • Targets


RESERVE YOUR SPOT ONLINE TODAY– these events fill up quickly.  In order to to provide quality attention to our students, we have a fixed number of available seats.

Cost:  Only $35.  Payment must be made in advance with credit card. 

Class Duration: Two hours   

Course Location: Bud’s Gun Shop and Range, 1105 Industry Rd, Lexington, KY 40505

Check Dates for Available Courses: If Date Does Not Appear In Drop-Down Menu, The Class Is Full.

*****IMPORTANT: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before start of class to complete waivers at our range desk*****

Late arrivals: Due to safety considerations and important safety training, late arrivals will not be seated, but allowed to attend the next available class.

Our class is held in our upstairs class room. If you have a handicap and are unable to climb the steps, Please let our staff know ahead of class time.

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May 15
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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