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LIVE: Two Person Armed Defense

Join us for a PDN PLATINUM LIVE event with Rob Pincus, who will discuss the Two Person Armed Defense PLATINUM LIVE Course and answer any questions you may have. More in this series: Block 1: Introduction and Fundamentals Block 2: Multiple Threat Engagement Block 3: Two Person Armed Defense

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Block 3: Two Person Armed Defense

Having learned and practiced the foundational concepts and techniques presented in Block One and Block Two, PLATINUM students now advance through a series of progressively complex drills that develop their two-person shooting and multiple threat engagement skills. Block Three teaches The Three C’s of Two-Person Armed Defense: Coordination, Communication, and Cooperation, and how to build…

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Block 2: Multiple Threat Engagement

The traditional approach to training for multiple threat engagement is most often grounded in competitive shooting, resulting in techniques that work in the controlled environment of the competition range. The realities of defensive shooting warrant a different approach, however. Block Two begins by addressing the differences between conventional competition-based training and reality-based training, starting with…

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Block 1: Introduction and Fundamentals

Student safety is paramount in any defensive shooting practice session. Given the advanced nature of the techniques included in the complete Two Person Armed Defense course, Block One starts with an important safety briefing, then leads students through a series of warm-up drills designed to establish sound defensive shooting fundamentals on which to build. As…

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Two Person Armed Defense

This PDN PLATINUM LIVE Course takes you inside a live-fire training session led by PDN’s Rob Pincus. You’ll feel as though you’re on the range as Rob shows two experienced armed individuals how to work together to defend themselves and others during an armed confrontation. The number of concealed carry permit holders in the United…

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Block 3: Unorthodox Shooting Positions & Diagnosing Deviation Issues

Breaking the mold of traditional range practice, Block Three addresses the chaotic and unpredictable realities that occur in most defensive shooting situations as students practice their shooting skills in a variety of unconventional stances, distances and positions. Students experience the challenge of controlling deviation at extended distances and in one-handed shooting situations, further demonstrating the…

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Block 2: Emergency Gun Handling

Encountering slide lock or a malfunction in a defensive shooting scenario makes an already bad situation even worse. Block Two of the Intuitive Defensive Shooting class teaches students to recognize a gun stoppage and to respond in the most efficient way possible to get the gun running again while maintaining focus on the threat. To…

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Block 1: Fundamentals of Intuitive Defensive Shooting

The fundamental principles that support the methods and techniques of this reality-based defensive firearm training program are carefully described, and they set the stage for the instruction that follows. Understanding and practicing the foundational concepts presented in this Block of training, including Visualization, Lateral Movement, Malfunction Stimulus Response, and the Balance of Speed and Precision,…

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Intuitive Defensive Shooting

Recorded live at Target Sports MN Indoor Gun Range in Rogers, Minnesota, PDN Executive Director Rob Pincus leads six students through a full day live-fire defensive shooting class. PDN cameras were there to record it all, giving you an unvarnished look at what it’s like to experience this foundational skill-building shooting curriculum. Along the way,…

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Defense Against an Impact Weapon

This class is about one thing and one thing only: The preservation of life. Founder and Chief Instructor of Integrative Defense Strategies, Todd Fossey, shares his years of experience and expertise to introduce you to “Defensive Skills to Counter an Impact Weapon” in a wide variety of looks, angles, energies, and distances. This important skill…

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