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Tactical Pistol, Block 1

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The San Antonio Firearms Training Combat Pistol Block 1 is a one day (6 Hour) course that will consist of both classroom and live fire training. The weapon will be fired at distances from 3-50+ yards. This class is designed to familiarize the shooter with the modern combat Pistol, and to provide the student with a solid skill set to be built upon in continued training after the conclusion of the class.

Classroom Topics Covered:

  • Weapon Safety
  • Operation of the Semi-Auto Pistol
    • Sight Alignment and Picture
    • Grip and Stance
    • Trigger Manipulation
    • Visual Focus Continuum
    • Drawing the Pistol
  • Care and Maintenance of the Pistol, Magazines, and Carry Gear
  • Malfunction Types, Causes, and Remedies
  • Wearing of the Pistol
    • Open Carry or Range/Combat Environment
    • Concealed Carry
  • Ballistics of the Combat Pistol to include:
    • External
    • Terminal
    • Ammunition Selection

Live Fire Topics Covered:

  • Operation and Weapons Manipulation of the Combat Pistol
    • Proper Grip for Optimal Recoil Management
    • Positive Trigger Manipulation and Reset
    • Sighting Continuum
    • Accuracy drills
    • Time Pressure drills
  • Shooting Positions
  • Loading and Reloading of the Pistol
  • Drawing the Pistol
    • Open/Tactical Carry
    • Drawing From Concealment
  • Clearing Malfunctions
  • Shooting from Cover
  • Multiple Target Engagement
  • Failure Drills and Alternate Target Engagement

This class is a fast paced class that will require shooting from multiple positions and a moderate amount of movement and physical exertion. Live fire will be conducted on both paper and steel targets.

Required Equipment:

  • Semi-Automatic Pistol (can be rented from SAFT at the class) with the following:
    • Reliable Sighting System
    • Center-Fire (9mm, .40, .45, etc)
  • High Quality Holster (1 minimum but consider bringing multiple)
    • Tactical or Range Holster
    • Concealed Carry Holster
  • 3 Magazines (minimum)
  • Magazine Carrier of some type (2 mags min)
  • 200-300 rds of ammunition
  • Eye and Ear Protection

Recommended Items:

  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Seasonably appropriate comfortable clothing
    • Comfortable Shoes
    • Consider a Long Sleeve Shirt and/or Pants for work in alternate positions
    • Knee and/or Elbow Pads if desired
  • Food, Drinks, or Snacks
  • Any necessary medications
  • Insect Repellant


None required




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