2015 PDN Training Tour Update #9The 2015 PDN Training Touzr wraps up as Rob Pincus checks in from Colorado. Hear from some of the Training Tour instructors as well.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #8Rob Pincus is joined by Mike Hughes, on 2015 PDN Training Tour, to discuss the importance of "variability" in training.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #7Rob Pincus checks in from Oregon as he nears the end of the 2015 PDN Training Tour.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #6Rob Pincus checks in from the 2015 PDN Training Tour in Colorado as he gets ready for the last leg of the 2015 Tour.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #5Rob Pincus and Melody Lauer discuss the importance developing a block of training for armed parents of small children.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #4Rob Pincus checks in from Brownell's Big Springs Range in Iowa and talks about some important training concepts with John Johnston.
Crossbreed Holsters Tour Sponsor OverviewRob Pincus introduces Crossbreed Holsters, a 2015 PDN Training Tour Sponsor.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #3Rob Pincus checks in from Pennsylvania after making some Training Tour stops New York and New Jersey.
CMMG Tour Sponsor OverviewRob Pincus introduces CMMG, a 2015 PDN Training Tour Sponsor.
Springfield Armory Tour Sponsor OverviewRob Pincus introduces Springfield Armory USA, a 2015 PDN Training Tour Sponsor.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #2The PDN Training Tour checks in from New England after making a stop at the 2015 NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibits in Nashville.
2015 PDN Training Tour Update #1Rob Pincus has kicked off the 2015 PDN Training Tour in Florida! In this video, he introduces this year’s sponsors and instructors, and talks about the mission of the Training Tour.
2015 PDN Training Tour OverviewThis year’s PDN Training Tour started in late March and will go through mid-August with courses in defensive pistol, rifle, instructor development, emergency medical, knife defense, unarmed defense, home defense and more!
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Concealed carry clothing for women: what are the best choices? Kristin Larson, Lead Instructor at Prime Defense, offers some tips. When carrying a firearm for personal protection, we want to make sure that firearm stays concealed, as part of our self-defense for women strategies. Women carrying concealed may run into some issues that men do… Read more »Watch Now >>
On an indoor set resembling the living room of a home, PDN Contributor Claude Werner presents a pistol reload drill using dry fire. In the real world, our initiator for a reload would be a recognition that the pistol is empty, such as feeling it or seeing the slide lock back. We don’t have a… Read more »Watch Now >>
In a defensive shooting class, once the students have established the fundamentals of kinesthetic alignment and their intuitive defensive shooting, one of the most important things they have to deal with is the refinement of their self-defense trigger control. Applications of Trigger Control A lot has been written and a lot has been said about… Read more »Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus is on site in PDN’s simulated realistic environment to talk about a specific personal defense topic: defensive firearms use in public and the distractions you have to deal with in addition to the threat. There is more to think about than a threat trying to hurt you, and you present your firearm, extend,… Read more »Watch Now >>
True preparedness for personal defense goes beyond the gun. Kristin Larson, Lead Instructor at Prime Defense, explains why. Self-defense awareness is an essential piece of being prepared. Be aware of what’s going on around you. Put your phone away and look around to see if anyone or anything looks out of place. The sooner you… Read more »Watch Now >>
Ken Murray, author of Training at the Speed of Life, discusses scenario training. A scenario is designed to end a certain way, but in the real world, critical incidents can go many different ways. How do we deal with the conclusion of a training scenario? Three Possible Conclusions Ken Murray believes there are only three… Read more »Watch Now >>
The Ulticlip is a new product designed to enhance the retention of your concealment holster for your defensive firearm. Retention is incredibly important in regard to keeping the holster in the same place as often as possible so that when you need your gun, you know exactly where it is. Accidentally Drawing the Holster One… Read more »Watch Now >>
What’s the best way to obtain a solid shooting platform for precision shooting with a rifle? Instructor Joe Scott is on the range with a rifle equipped with a Harris bipod. The legs are adjustable and lockable. He finds a bipod useful for inspection of the rifle and cleaning of the rifle. Bipods are solid… Read more »Watch Now >>