Prerequisites: You must show prior experience with pistol by submitting one of the following,
NRA Personal Protection Inside the Home Certificate,
Pass a pre-course assessment by the instructor.
This course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and provides information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense. The NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home is the next level up from NRA Personal Protection Inside the Home. The focus of this course is the effective use of a concealed handgun for self defense on the street. Included are chapters on concealment techniques and devices, presenting the handgun from concealment, utilizing cover and concealment outdoors. This course includes presentation and movement, point shooting, instinctive shooting, low-light shooting, engaging multiple targets and one-hand shooting. The skills presented in this course form the core shooting skills used to counter a life-threatening attack outside the home.
Defensive Shooting Concepts
Advanced Defensive Handgun Skills
Shooting from Cover
Low Light Confrontations
Firearms and the Law: Possession, Ownership, and the Use of Deadly Force
Responding to a Violent Confrontation in Any Scenario
Selecting a Handgun and Accessories for Personal Defense
Sport Shooting Activities and Training Opportunities
Course Review and Examination
Athena’s Armory Notes: