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time30013
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Looking for Advanced Pistol Training

Post by time30013 » Sun Apr 30, 2017 5:24 pm

I have been doing a lot of looking for advanced pistol training. I have my ccw and I am a decent shot. There are a lot of things I would like to work on and I think a training would be fun and helpful. I want to find a place that also offers other classes like defensive shotgun and a carbine class. I have found a few different ones throughout the state but I am not sure who to go with. I figured I would see if there are some places you all might suggest. A few that I have looked at are TDI and Peak Impact, but I want someone with first hand experience to give me their thoughts. So any help is much appreciated.



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Re: Looking for Advanced Pistol Training

Post by SMMAssociates » Mon May 01, 2017 4:44 am

time30013:

Welcome Aboard!

I can't help you with your request, but I know that there are guys and gals here who are in the business, or can talk about some of the trainers out there. (Or can be trainers :) .)

Meantime, there's a sticky at viewtopic.php?f=6&t=10097 that you should have a look at, but it's not mandatory, and could be hazardous to your health. Don't go past the first few pages, though, unless you're into masochism. I forgot to lock the thing....

Enjoy!
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Re: Looking for Advanced Pistol Training

Post by Brian D. » Mon May 01, 2017 8:27 am

TDI is the real deal. Make sure to book your class well in advance, as soon as their yearly schedule is
announced.
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Re: Looking for Advanced Pistol Training

Post by JEaton » Mon May 01, 2017 10:50 am

As Brian said, anything you take at TDI will exceed your expectations but you have to book early. Another interim path is any of the Buckeye events listed here
https://www.BuckeyeFirearms.org/events

These are a great way to get excellent training from great instructors all while helping to support gun rights here in Ohio
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Re: Looking for Advanced Pistol Training

Post by caver » Fri May 05, 2017 5:32 pm

The Richwood Gun and Game Club is offering Dave Spaulding's 2 day Combative Pistol Class August 12 & 13. Details and registration information is available on our website at http://www.richwoodgunandgameclub.org. There are a few spaces still available

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