Jan
5
Sun
Brandon Wright Pistol Mounted Optics @ Government Training Institute
Jan 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Brandon Wright Pistol Mounted Optics @ Government Training Institute

Have you just purchased a Pistol Mounted Optic and need training on the How To? Or have you been shooting it for a while and have experienced “losing the dot”. Brandon will walk you through how to navigate running an optic on your handgun. He will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of a red dot, help you navigate obstacles like water/fog/mud, and build your confidence in your setup. A must have class if your everyday carry is equipped with a red dot.

Topics will include: Zeroing distances, Advantages and Disadvantages of a PMO, Gun Setup, Use of Suppressor Sights, Overcoming Potential Obstacles, Acceptable Sight Picture and One Handed Operations.

Instructor Bio: Brandon Wright is a seasoned firearms and tactical operations instructor with a results oriented, hands on approach. With over 10 years of Law Enforcement experience with the James City County and Virginia State Police Departments, Brandon is a Master Instructor and conducts advanced level firearms and tactical training for senior firearms instructors and tactical teams. Brandon is also an accomplished professional shooter and currently represents Team Smith & Wesson.

May
16
Sat
Brandon Wright’s Advanced Pistol Skills @ Government Training Institute
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Brandon Wright's Advanced Pistol Skills @ Government Training Institute

If you’re looking to find the class to get you to the next level the Advanced Pistol Skills is it. Whether you’re a Law Enforcement Officer or a Competition Shooter, the fundamentals apply the same. Brandon will walk you through learning the balance of speed and accuracy.

Topics will include: Student Assessment, Speed on the Draw / Reloads, Acceptable Sight Picture, Trigger Management, Target Transitions and Far Target vs. Close Target engagements.

Instructor Bio: Brandon Wright is a seasoned firearms and tactical operations instructor with a results oriented, hands on approach. With over 10 years of Law Enforcement experience with the James City County and Virginia State Police Departments, Brandon is a Master Instructor and conducts advanced level firearms and tactical training for senior firearms instructors and tactical teams. Brandon is also an accomplished professional shooter and currently represents Team Smith & Wesson.

Jun
26
Fri
South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit Class @ Government Training Institute
Jun 26 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit Class @ Government Training Institute

The South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit class will cover the rules and legal aspects of concealed carrying in South Carolina including a written examination over the material and then the remainder of the class will be spent on the range going over weapons safety information and completing the South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit (CWP) practical proficiency shooting test.

Jul
18
Sat
Gunfighter Training Pistol Phase 1 @ Government Training Institute
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Gunfighter Training Pistol Phase 1 @ Government Training Institute

The Gunfighter Pistol Training Phase 1 course will provide the shooter with the necessary skills to be proficient in the successful operation of a pistol. Instruction will include marksmanship mechanics, draw, weapon presentation, sight orientation, and trigger skills. The training will include live-fire range drills.

Jul
25
Sat
Gunfighter Training Pistol Phase 2 @ Government Training Institute
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Gunfighter Training Pistol Phase 2 @ Government Training Institute

The Gunfighter Pistol Training Phase 2 course will build on the prior skill-sets of the Gunfighter Pistol Phase 1 class. In addition, the class will focus on recoil management, trigger skills, visual skills, tactical/speed reloads, malfunctions, and positional shooting.  The training will include live-fire range drills.

(Successful completion of Gunfighter Pistol Phase 1 is required)

Aug
1
Sat
Gunfighter Training Carbine Phase 1 @ Government Training Institute
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Gunfighter Training Carbine Phase 1 @ Government Training Institute

The Gunfighter Carbine Training Phase 1 course will provide the shooter with the necessary skills to be proficient in the successful operation of a carbine rifle. Instruction will include marksmanship mechanics, draw, weapon presentation, sight orientation, and trigger skills. The training will include live-fire range drills.

Aug
22
Sat
South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit Class @ Government Training Institute
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit Class @ Government Training Institute

The South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit class will cover the rules and legal aspects of concealed carrying in South Carolina including a written examination over the material and then the remainder of the class will be spent on the range going over weapons safety information and completing the South Carolina Concealed Weapon Permit (CWP) practical proficiency shooting test.

Aug
29
Sat
Gunfighter Training Carbine Phase 2 @ Government Training Institute
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Gunfighter Training Carbine Phase 2 @ Government Training Institute

The Gunfighter Carbine Training Phase 2 course will build on the prior skill-sets of the Gunfighter Carbine Phase 1 class. In addition, the class will focus on recoil management, trigger skills, visual skills, tactical/speed reloads, malfunctions, and positional shooting.  The training will include live-fire range drills.

(Successful completion of Gunfighter Carbine Phase 1 is required)