Course Overview:

Buying a gun can feel overwhelming with so many options and considerations. The Choosing the Perfect Firearm Course is designed to help you navigate through the process with confidence. By the end of this class, you’ll have the knowledge and understanding to select the right firearm for your needs.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding Your Needs: Learn how to assess your personal needs, preferences, and intended use for the firearm. Whether it’s for self-defense, target shooting, or hunting, understanding your requirements is essential.
  • Exploring Different Types of Firearms: Get an overview of different types of firearms, including handguns, rifles, and shotguns. Understand their features, advantages, and limitations to make an informed decision.
  • Factors to Consider: Discuss important factors such as caliber, size, weight, ergonomics, and budget when choosing a firearm. Learn how these factors impact your shooting experience.
  • Hands-On Experience: Handle different types of firearms to get a feel for them and understand how they fit your hand and shooting style.

Course Benefits:

  • Confidence in Decision-Making: Feel more prepared and confident when selecting a firearm.
  • Informed Decision: Understand the factors to consider and how they apply to your needs.
  • Effective Communication: Learn how to communicate your preferences effectively when shopping for a gun.

Course Content:

  • Assessing Personal Needs: Understanding your purpose for owning a firearm.
  • Types of Firearms: Overview of handguns, rifles, and shotguns.
  • Factors to Consider: Caliber, size, weight, ergonomics, and budget.
  • Hands-On Experience: Handling different firearms to find the best fit.

Enrollment Details:

  • Duration: Typically a few hours of classroom instruction and hands-on activities.
  • Class Size: Limited to ensure personalized attention and interaction.
  • No Firearms Experience Required: This class is suitable for beginners and those with some experience.
  • Equipment Needed: None required.

Join Us: Enroll in the Choosing the Perfect Firearm Course and take the guesswork out of buying a gun. Gain the knowledge and confidence you need to make the right choice and impress the gun salesman with your informed decision.


Do you know how to properly clean your handgun? Are you using the correct solvents, lube, and brushes to ensure you don’t cause potential damage? Do you know which parts to check for wear and replacement? If you’re uncertain about any of these questions, join us for our Handgun Cleaning and Maintenance Class and learn how to keep your handgun in top shape.

Course Overview:

In this classroom-only course, you will learn the essential techniques for breaking down, safety checking, and cleaning your handgun. By the end of the class, you’ll be able to break down and clean your gun with the confidence of a pro!

What You’ll Learn:

  • Proper Cleaning Techniques: Learn the step-by-step process to properly clean your handgun, ensuring all parts are thoroughly and safely maintained.
  • Correct Use of Cleaning Supplies: Understand which solvents, lubricants, and brushes are best for your handgun to prevent damage and maintain functionality.
  • Wear and Replacement Checks: Identify the critical parts of your handgun that need regular inspection for wear and replacement.
  • Safety Checks: Perform essential safety checks during the cleaning process to ensure your firearm is in optimal working condition.

Included with the Class:

  • Pistol Cleaning Kit: A comprehensive cleaning kit is included, providing you with all the necessary tools to maintain your handgun.


  • Note-Taking Materials: Bring a notebook and pen to jot down important information and tips.
  • One Handgun to Clean: Each participant should bring one handgun to practice cleaning.
  • Safety Notice: No loaded firearms or ammunition are allowed in the classroom.

Additional Information:

  • Enrollment: For more details and to enroll, visit our Facebook page or the events section on our website.
  • Refund Policy: Refunds are available within 7 days of the class date, minus a $9 service fee.

Empower Yourself with Knowledge

Join us to gain the skills and knowledge needed to maintain your handgun like a professional. Our expert instructors will guide you through each step, ensuring you leave with the confidence to care for your firearm properly. This class is perfect for both new gun owners and experienced shooters looking to enhance their maintenance skills. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn essential handgun maintenance techniques. Sign up today and keep your firearm in top condition for years to come!


Eddie Eagle GunSafe® Program: Teaching Kids Gun Safety

Does your child know what to do if they find a gun? The Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program, sponsored by the NRA, is a vital gun accident prevention initiative designed to help parents, law enforcement, community groups, and educators address this crucial safety topic with children.

Program Overview:

  • Purpose: The Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program aims to educate millions of children nationwide on the critical steps to take if they ever encounter a firearm. This program has been instrumental in promoting gun safety and preventing accidents involving children.

Key Learning Points:
The program introduces the topic of gun safety gently through engaging methods such as cartoons, songs, and interactive activities. The core message is reinforced through the following four simple steps that children should follow if they ever find a gun:

  1. Stop
  2. Don’t Touch
  3. Run Away
  4. Tell a Grown-Up

Interactive Experience: Children participating in the program will have the chance to meet Eddie Eagle, the friendly mascot who helps convey the safety message in a fun and memorable way. Additionally, a local police officer usually attends the sessions to discuss the importance of gun safety and answer any questions from children or their parents.

Program Details:

  • Frequency: The Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program is typically offered once a month.
  • Cost: This valuable safety education program is free to the public, ensuring that all children have the opportunity to learn these essential safety skills.

How to Enroll:

  • Stay Updated: Visit our Facebook page for the latest program schedule and enrollment details.
  • More Information: Check out our events section for more comprehensive information about the program and upcoming sessions.

Join Us:

Ensuring the safety of our children is a shared responsibility. By participating in the Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program, you can equip your child with the knowledge and confidence to handle situations involving firearms safely. This program not only educates children but also provides peace of mind for parents and caregivers, knowing that their children have learned how to stay safe. Enroll today and make gun safety a priority for your family.


Holster Draw Mastery Course

Course Overview:

Learning how to draw from a holster safely and efficiently is a crucial skill for any gun owner. The Holster Draw Mastery Course is designed to teach participants how to perform this skill safely and effectively. This class includes both dry fire practice in the classroom and live fire exercises on the range to reinforce proper techniques.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Safe Drawing and Re-holstering: Participants will learn the proper techniques for drawing from a holster and re-holstering safely. Emphasis will be placed on minimizing the risk of accidents or injuries during this critical skill.
  • Dry Fire and Live Fire Practice: The class will begin with dry fire practice in the classroom, allowing participants to focus on technique without live ammunition. Then, participants will transition to the range for live fire exercises to apply what they’ve learned.
  • Proficiency in Safe Gun Handling: Participants must already be proficient in safe gun handling before taking this course. This includes knowledge of firearm safety rules and basic handling skills.

Course Requirements:

  • Prerequisites: Participants must have taken the Intro To Shooting Class or another approved formal training course recognized by the Personal Safety Alliance.
  • Proficiency: It is essential that participants are proficient in safe gun handling before attending this course.

Course Benefits:

  • Safety First: Learn how to perform holster draw and re-holstering safely to minimize risks.
  • Hands-On Practice: Gain practical experience through both dry fire and live fire exercises.
  • Skill Enhancement: Improve your proficiency in drawing from a holster under the guidance of experienced instructors.

Enrollment Details:

  • Duration: Typically a few hours, combining classroom instruction, dry fire practice, and live fire exercises.
  • Class Size: Limited to ensure personalized attention and safety.
  • Equipment Needed: Participants must bring their own firearm, holster, and appropriate range gear.

Join Us: Enroll in the Holster Draw Mastery Course and master the essential skill of drawing from a holster safely and efficiently. Whether you’re a new gun owner or seeking to refine your skills, this course will provide valuable knowledge and practice.


Course Overview:

Malfunctions are an inevitable part of using firearms, and knowing how to address them swiftly and effectively is crucial for any gun owner. The Advanced Malfunction Clearing Course is designed to teach participants how to identify and clear common handgun malfunctions confidently, whether in shooting sports or self-defense situations.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding Handgun Malfunctions: Participants will learn to identify and classify different types of handgun malfunctions, including stovepipes, failure to feed, failure to eject, and more. Understanding these malfunctions is essential for efficient clearing.
  • Confident Clearing Techniques: Gain hands-on experience practicing various malfunction clearing techniques. Learn the most effective methods to clear malfunctions quickly and get your firearm back into action.

Skill Level Enhancement:

This class is suitable for novice to experienced shooters, providing valuable insights and techniques for shooters at all levels to improve their proficiency in handling malfunctions.

Course Content:

  • Identification of Common Malfunctions: Understand the causes and characteristics of common handgun malfunctions.
  • Clearing Techniques: Learn step-by-step procedures to confidently clear different types of malfunctions under pressure.
  • Live Fire Drills: Practice malfunction clearing drills on the range to reinforce skills learned in the classroom.

Course Requirements:

  • Experience Level: Suitable for novice to experienced shooters.
  • Open Mindset: Participants should come with a willingness to learn and practice new techniques.

Course Benefits:

  • Enhanced Skills: Improve your ability to address handgun malfunctions confidently and efficiently.
  • Real-World Application: Skills learned in this course are applicable in both shooting sports and self-defense scenarios.
  • Increased Confidence: Gain the confidence to handle malfunctions effectively, even in high-pressure situations.

Enrollment Details:

  • Duration: Typically a few hours, combining classroom instruction and live fire drills.
  • Class Size: Limited to ensure personalized attention and effective learning.
  • Equipment Needed: Participants must bring their own handgun, ammunition, and appropriate range gear.

Join Us: Enroll in the Advanced Malfunction Clearing Course and gain the skills to handle handgun malfunctions with confidence. Whether you’re a novice shooter or experienced marksman, this course will sharpen your abilities and prepare you for any situation.


580 Mayer St.
Bridgeville, PA 15017


(412) 221-4900



  • Tues-Fri: 11am to 7pm
  • Sat: 10am to 7pm
  • Closed: Sun / Mon