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Personal Protection Security Guard Executive Protection Concealed Weapons Permits Specialty Training

Level 1
Handgun

Advanced
Handgun

Defensive Shotgun

Exposed Weapon

Baton

Re-Qual

EP Introduction

Bodyguard Medic

Protective Intel

CA Initial

CA Renewal

Advanced CCW Techniques

Utah/Florida CCW



Navy Qualification Training
 
Recommended for: Anybody with an interest in the safe and effective use of handguns. Perfect for those who are considering firearms ownership or who have never received formal training.
Experience required: None
Prerequisites: None
Equipment required: Handgun (Rentals available at no charge with advanced notice)
Ammunition required: 100 Rounds (not included in course fee)
Topics Covered:
  • Basic firearms safety
  • California firearms law with respect to handguns, firearms ownership, and use self defense
  • Fundamentals of proper marksmanship
  • Proper selection of firearms, ammunition, and accessories
  • Live-fire on shooting range
  • Proper mindset for survival
Course cost: $150
Member's course cost: $125
Recommended for: Individuals seeking knowledge of  advanced defensive handgun techniques.
Experience required: A working, thorough knowledge of handgun use and safety.
Prerequisites: Level 1 Handgun OR Similar prior training
Equipment required:
  • Handgun (we provide one to you if you don't have your own)
  • Holster
  • At least two spare magazines or speed loaders
  • Magazine or speed loader pouches
  • Sturdy belt
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Eye and ear protection
Ammunition required: 200 Rounds
Topics covered:
  • Recap of standard firearms safety
  • Tactical firearms safety
  • Multiple target engagement
  • Speed shooting
  • Use of flashlight
  • Reloading under pressure
  • Shooting while moving
  • Use of cover and concealment, shooting around barricades
Course cost: Call to inquire.
Class dates: To be scheduled privately.
Recommended for: Anybody with an interest in the safe and effective use of shotguns for self defense
Experience required: None
Prerequisites: None
Equipment required:
  • Shotgun - 12 Gauge recommended, semi-automatic or pump
  • Eye and ear protection
Ammunition
  • 125 Rounds of Birdshot
  • 25 Rounds of 00-Buckshot
  • 5 Slugs
Topics covered:
  • Basic and tactical shotgun safety
  • California firearms law with respect to firearms ownership and use of self defense
  • Shotgun patterning
  • Shotgun carry modes
  • Proper ammunition selection
  • Tactical loading/reloading
  • Defensive techniques for home protection
Course cost: $165
Member's course cost: $140

San Diego County Sheriff's Department
(858)974-2020
9621 Ridgehaven Court
San Diego, CA 92193



Lessons and Classes

At American Shooting Center we offer a wide variety of classes, instruction, special training, and private lessons which cater to any desire of skill sets or learning. Our experienced instructors come from backgrounds ranging in world-class competitive shooters, military, law enforcement, and other teaching environments which make them an outstanding and unmatched group of instructors. There is an instructor and a lesson available for every person and skill level. Check out the class descriptions below and let us introduce the instructors!


























**PRE-REGISTRATION AND DEPOSIT REQUIRED FOR ALL CLASSES**






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Defensive Shotgun







































Security Guard Courses



Concealed Carry Weapons Permit





Executive Protection Courses

**Coming Soon**







Practical self-defense techniques for bodyguard, security guards or anyone that want to learn operationally proven self-defense techniques.



High Risk First Responder
2 day trauma care for security professionals and civilians


Executive Protection
2 day (22 hour) EP Introduction course
Combatives for Armed Professionals


Concealed Carry Weapons Permit (CCW)

PRIOR TO ENROLLING FOR THE INITIAL CA CCW PERMIT YOU MUST CONTACT THE SAN DIEGO SHERIFF'S DPT TO PRE-QUALIFY