Beyond Basic Pistol – refresher class

When you took your Pistol Permit Class, you heard me or my instructors say “We hope that this is your first class, but not your last class.”

Here’s your opportunity to follow-up on some training with us.

Beyond Basic Pistol | The Refresher Course

Sunday – November 22 | 8:30 – 12 noon – $150 click HERE to email your reservation

Congratulations on completing your Basic Pistol class and joining the community of responsibly armed citizens. We would love to see you become more proficient with a pistol.

The secret is practice.

In the Beyond Basic Pistol Class, we will teach you the things you need to practice, on your own, either at the range or dry firing at home.

In this class we will:

(1.5 hours)    Classroom

Review the basics of Firearm Safety

Operations and Mechanics of Pistols

Must-Have gear, and gear you can Wait On.

(2 hours)    Range

Shot Grouping and Placement

Administrative Handling and Reloading

Target Reading and Evaluation

Required Equipment: (if you don’t have this, you can rent it from us)

  • Serviceable Handgun (limited rentals available)
  • 100 Rounds Minimum
  • No Holsters
  • Eye and Ear Protection (rental set of each $10)
  • Ball cap
  • Water
  • Pen and Paper
  • Closed-toe shoes (no sandals, flip flops, etc.)


Nov 22 2020 - Nov 14 2021


8:30 am - 12:00 pm


Hartford Gun Club
157 S. Main St. (Rt 187), East Granby, CT 06026