Outline of Defense Training

An engaging combination of information and hands on practice.

Information -> practice, repeat

 

  • the difference between range shooting and defense shooting
    • skills needed
    • practice changes to acquire the skills
    • stressors involved (and how they affect performance)
  • stances for shooting foundation strength
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise
  • mindset of opponent
    • attacker
    • burglar
  • OODA Loop
    • What is it ?
    • Why it works against us ?
    • How to turn it against the threat ?
  • Situational Awareness
    • what you see
    • distance =time
    • managing distance
    • assault precursors
    • creating immediate space
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise
  • How to eliminate a threat
    • goals
    • methods
    • target areas
  • Fast Draw
    • what is needed
    • what to practice
    • mistakes in practice
    • how to practice
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise
  • One Hand Prepped vs Two-Handed Prepped
    • pros and cons
  • Foundations of Shooting
    • Posture
    • Sight Alignment
    • Sight Picture
    • Breath Control (different application)
    • Grip
    • Trigger Control
      • placement
      • squeeze
    • Trigger Prep
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise
  • Close Contact
    • Protection
    • Retention Drawing
    • Circular Blocking
    • Earning Distance
    • Earning Draw
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise
  • Concealment vs Cover
    • differences
    • how to use both in defensive situation
    • L.O.A. (limit of angle)
    • E.S.B. (eye-shoulder-base alignment to avoid exposure while shooting)
    • front leg loading advancement to combine LOA and ESB)
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise
  • Getting off the “X”
    • lateral movement
    • immediate arming
    • creating distance
    • expiration of cover
  • Multiple Attackers
    • staying out of the middle
  • Transitional Shooting
    • shooting your sight (waiting on the muzzle)
    • eyes before barrel
    • torso turn
  • Practical “hands-on” Exercise