Are you looking to purchase a handgun but are unsure of what to look for? Would you like to learn about how to safely handle, store, and clean your firearm? If you answered yes to any of these questions, consider Basic Handgun Orientation. Basic Handgun Orientation will provide you with an introduction to hand gun safety, gun handling, and shooting skills. Introduction to revolvers and semiautomatic hand guns will be both covered. It is highly recommended that you take this orientation prior to your first purchase of a hand gun. You will learn valuable information about the different uses and types of hand guns, as well as pros and cons of a variety of handguns, which will allow you to make a more informed firearm purchase. Hand guns can be provided by the instructor for this orientation. The Basic Handgun Orientation can also be adapted for those students who have already purchased a firearm and are looking to become familiar with it. This Basic Handgun Orientation can be conducted with live fire at a range, or it can be conducted without live fire in your home. This orientation is designed to be personalized for your specific needs.

Topics Covered:
  • Gun Safety
  • Uses of a Firearm
  • Parts of a Firearm
  • Choosing a Firearm
  • Gender differences and overcoming strength issues (i.e. arthritis)
  • Construction, identification and components of ammunition
  • Gun Cleaning
  • Range work (when applicable)
Additional Information:
  • Cost: $75 per hour
  • Handgun orientations and personal consultations are scheduled to suit your needs. 
  • Orientation can be arranged at a range or in your home. 
  • Consultations are available in your home or at a gun shop of your choice. 
  • Available in private, semi-private, or small groups. Contact us at or by calling 724-712-1648 for details!