Mississippi Firearms Training
Al "Calvin" Lim, Mississippi Certified Firearms Instructor
Introduction to Handguns
Mississippi Enhanced Carry Class
Class: 8 hours
Need to better understand or be better with firearms handling, especially with the handgun you carry every day? This class is for you. Introduction to Handguns is a basic, easy to understand, step-by-step class which not only teaches about handguns, but helps create a strong foundation about concealed carry and personal safety. Even if you are an experienced shooter, this class will be a good refresher course. Additionally, it fulfills the requirements for an enhanced carry permit for the State of Mississippi. This class will be packed with as much information and hands-on training as possible! Remember, knowledge is power, and personal safety is YOUR responsibility.
· Mindset: Awareness and safety
· Manual of Operations of Handguns (including: how they work, types, ammunition, loading/unloading, etc.)
· Marksmanship: How to hit your target
· Firearm selection/gear
· Firearms Safety: Four rules of gun handling
· Range: Shooting and applying marksmanship
· Handguns outside the range: Storage/safety and maintenance
· Legal Talk: Use of force, MS CCW and EC laws
· Review and Final Exam on Handgun proficiency
*The exam will compose of two parts: a written exam and a practical shooting exam. All material will be covered in class.
What to bring:
--Open mind and willingness to learn
-Working handgun, appropriate for concealed carry. Either revolver or semi-automatic (recommended: 9mm, .40sw, .45acp, .38spl., or .357mag., or whatever you have/carry)
-100 Rounds of FACTORY loaded ammunition (the shooting exam portion will take 50 rounds); you may bring more if you want to shoot afterwards or if you want more practice
-Wide brimmed hat/ball-cap for safety on range and sun protection
-Safety Glasses (ANSI rated)
-Hearing Protection (muffs recommended)
- Clothing appropriate for the weather
-Bug spray/sun block
- Driver’s license or state ID, military personnel also bring military ID
-Concealed carry permit (if you have one already)
-Pen and paper to take notes
-Bring a lunch, snacks, drinks—we do a working lunch
-While you should be familiar with firearms safety, the manual of arms for your weapon, and shooting at a range with others, ALL of these topics will be covered in class. Conduct yourself accordingly.
-Be familiar with the operations of your firearm, try to get to the range at least once leading up to the class and test the gear --(gun/mags/ammo/sights/holster/ear protection/eye protection) you will be using at the course.
Note: Please contact me if you need to verify if your firearm is suited for this class or if you have any questions.
Al "Calvin" Lim
*price subject to change/shift due to range fees, rentals, group size, etc. Price listing is Per student.