Firearms training is an essential part of responsible gun ownership. Whether you are a seasoned shooter or a beginner, it is essential to know how to handle and operate your firearm safely and effectively. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of firearms training, the types of firearms training available, and what to expect from a firearms training course.
Why is firearms training important?
First and foremost, firearms training is critical for safety. When handled improperly, firearms can cause severe injury or death to both the shooter and those around them. Therefore, it is crucial to know how to handle a firearm safely and responsibly.
Firearms training can also help improve your shooting accuracy and speed. Shooting accurately and quickly is a skill that requires many hours of consistent practice and training. With proper training, you can improve your shooting skills and become a more proficient shooter.
Equally as important as training and practicing consistently, is the quality of the training you receive. Across the industry are an astonishing number of poorly qualified “instructors” who teach out-of-date techniques, or use flashy terminology and attention-grabbing gear to fool you into thinking they have priceless knowledge to impart to their students. Therefore it is critical that you thoroughly vet your instructors to ensure that you are receiving quality, current, tested instruction. At Lethal Triad, our instructors are committed to maintaining the highest level of training and technical expertise the world has to offer, and all of them are constantly working to improve their own skills by taking training courses from other sources, training themselves to maintain proficiency, and pitting their skills against other skilled shooters in competitive events.
Additionally, firearms training can help you understand the laws and regulations that govern firearm ownership and use. Knowing your rights and responsibilities as a gun owner is essential to staying on the right side of the law.
What types of firearms training are available?
There are several types of firearms training available, each with its own benefits and focus.
- Basic Firearms Safety Training
Basic firearms safety training is essential for anyone who is new to gun ownership. This type of training typically covers firearm safety rules, how to properly handle a firearm, and basic shooting skills. It is an excellent place to start for new gun owners who want to learn how to handle a gun safely and responsibly.
2 . Concealed Carry Training
Concealed carry training is designed for gun owners who want to carry a concealed weapon for self-defense, and in many cases, these training courses satisfy the training requirements for licensure in their respective states. This type of training typically includes instruction on the laws and regulations related to concealed carry, how to carry and draw a concealed weapon safely and effectively, and self-defense tactics.
3. Tactical Training
Tactical training is designed for more experienced gun owners who want to improve their shooting skills and learn how to use firearms in real-world scenarios. This type of training typically includes instruction on how to speed up your weapon handling skills, shoot while moving, shooting from behind cover, and shooting in low-light conditions.
What to expect from a firearms training course?
Firearms training courses can vary depending on the type of training and the instructor. However, there are several things that you can generally expect from a Lethal Triad training course.
- Safety First
The first thing you can expect from any firearms training course at Lethal Triad is a focus on safety. Firearms are dangerous weapons that require responsible handling, and safety is always the top priority in our courses. You can expect to learn about firearm safety rules and how to handle a firearm safely throughout any and all of our courses.
2. Hands-On Instruction
At Lethal Triad, our training courses are always hands-on, which means you will be handling a firearm throughout the course. This hands-on instruction is essential for learning how to handle a firearm properly and safely. You can expect to spend most of your time in our courses on the firing range practicing your shooting skills.
3. Laws and Regulations
During our Nebraska Concealed Handgun Permit course, you can expect to learn about the laws and regulations related to gun ownership and use. This is not only required by the state, but is essential information for responsible gun owners to know.
4. Expert Instruction
All of our classes are taught by highly credentialed instructors, many of whom are former members of military special operations forces and/or highly experienced and certified instructors through civilian organizations such as the NRA, USCCA, and USPSA. Our instructors have many thousands of hours of experience both shooting and instructing and coaching across many variations of shooting disciplines. They will bring you a world-class training experience regardless of your needs or skill level.
In conclusion, firearms training is an essential part of responsible gun ownership. It is essential to know how to handle and operate a firearm safely and effectively. Firearms training can help improve your shooting accuracy and speed, understand the laws and regulations that govern firearm ownership and make you a safer, more responsible and proficient gun owner.