Introduction to Pistol

Introduction to Pistol is our basic pistol training course. It is designed specifically for the shooter that has little or no experience shooting a semi-automatic pistol. Take this course to learn the fundamentals of pistol handling and firearms safety with the best instructors in Austin!

Designed specifically for the new shooter looking to become comfortable, and safe with a handgun, this is the best introduction to pistol training in the area. It's also the perfect prep course for anyone planning to take their LTC course. You'll leave knowing how the pistol functions, how to build an effective grip, aim to the target, and put rounds where you want them to go.

This 90-minute block is offered in a 1-on-1 format or in a small group setting. Introduction to Pistol covers a lot of material in a short period of time but gives the new shooter the confidence and knowledge to jumpstart their learning. Students will be emailed a review of everything covered during the class.

Topics covered in Introduction to Pistol include:

  • Handgun Safety
  • Pistol anatomy and controls
  • Effective Grip
  • Loading, Unloading, Reloading
  • Vision and Aiming
  • Range Protocols

Equipment Needed:

  • Semi-Automatic Pistol
  • Two pistol magazines
  • Eye protection
  • Hearing protection (electronic preferably)
  • 50 rounds of ammunition
  • Water or something to drink


  • Pistol and magazines are available for rent. Email train@atomiclegion.com after registering.
  • Eye and Ear protection are provided.

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