TAKE IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL
Once you’ve mastered the basic shooting skills and obtained your concealed carry permit, it’s time to begin looking forward to the next level of training. Because you are carrying a firearm to defend your life, it makes since to invest in some continued firearms training. The good news is that there are a number of places where you can receive that training to help you become even more adept with a firearm. Next-level training moves beyond the basics and uses the principles you’ve learned to build upon your foundation as a shooter, and there are few places where your tuition money is better spent than Arizona’s Gunsite Academy in Paulden, Ariz. (www.gunsite.com) Founded by legendary shooter Colonel Jeff Cooper—inventor of the Modern Technique of handgun shooting taught around the globe—Gunsite offers classes that will help you improve every aspect of your shooting game, from mental acuity to performing tactical reloads to shooting around barriers. Gunsite offers a long list of courses for shooters of every skill level, and taking a course at one of their facilities is a worthwhile investment for shooters of all levels.