Who should attend this course?

Experienced female shooters wishing to expand their training and enhance their existing skill set. Attendees should have completed at least one of the following:


Course Description

Intermediate Women’s Handgun and Self-Defense Fundamentals is the next step for the responsibly armed woman who wants to protect what she loves.

Everything you need for the course is available for rent or purchase at Davenport Guns, but you are encouraged to bring your own serviceable and safe firearms and gear if you have them.

Questions about the course? Contact the instructor.

What To Bring
  • Handgun (Handguns are rented at the store if you do not have one)
  • 150 rounds of ammunition
  • Eye and Ear Protection
  • Safe Range Attire (closed-toed shoes, crew-neck shirts, a ball cap or visor to deflect brass away from the eyes and face)

Course Info




Course Length

8 Hours


Lesson Topics

Lesson 1 – Revolvers vs. Semi-Automatics

Lesson 2 – Bullets and Ballistics

Lesson 3 – Cycle of Operation

Lesson 4 – Common Malfunctions

Lesson 5 Holsters and Concealed Carry

Lesson 6 – Establishing Personal Boundaries

Lesson 7 – Shooting Fundamentals Review

Lesson 8 – Live-Fire Shooting Drills


Private class can be arranged for groups of 5 or more. 

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