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PDN At 2016 NRA Annual Meetings PDN At 2016 NRA Annual Meetings

The stage is set for the 145th NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY and once again PDN will be there. Taking time away from the 2016 PDN Training Tour is PDN Executive Director, Rob Pincus. Once again Rob is scheduled for several speaking engagements during the three day event, held May 20-22, 2016. Be sure to catch Rob's presentations, then stick around to say hello and meet members of the PDN Contributor Team. See you Louisville!

Check out this clip of Rob Pincus at the 2015 NRA Annual Meetings in Nashville, TN. WATCH NOW

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Why Not To Use The Weaver Stance

For defensive shooting, there’s no question that a good athletic stance, generally squared off to the target, is the better way to go. One of the most important things in defensive shooting is recoil management, so you can fire fast follow-up shots and get the threat stopped quickly. WATCH NOW

Why Not To Use The Weaver Stance
Intellectual Comfort in Training

Omari Broussard, Chief Operating Officer of I.C.E. Training Company, is at an outdoor range in Phoenix, where it’s over 100 degrees F, talking about comfort in training. Of course this can mean comfort in relation to the weather, or to your gear. WATCH NOW

Intellectual Comfort in Training
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The Armed Citizen® Neighbors

Most of the time you can only count on your own readiness in an emergency—but some people are blessed with good neighbors. The armed citizens celebrated here came to the aid of those living nearby for protection against both human and animal attackers, demonstrating that firearms aren’t just good for individuals, they’re good for communities. Read More

NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Course Now Available Online

The NRA is excited to announce the NEW Basics of Pistol Shooting Online Course. Firearms enthusiasts may now learn pistol safety, handling and shooting techniques in their own homes, at their own convenience. Moving to an online course format allows basics of pistol shooting and firearm safety to reach even more households across the country.

Designed and developed by experts to accommodate busy schedules, the web-based course takes a blended learning approach to firearms training with both online and physical components. Students have 90 days to work through 11 online lessons at their own pace before registering for an NRA Certified Instructor-led phase at a local range to demonstrate their level of understanding and retention of course material.

"America has more first time gun owners than ever and the NRA remains dedicated to being the number one provider of firearm training,” said Executive Director of NRA General Operations, Kyle Weaver. “Thanks to our online courses and network of more than 125,000 NRA Certified Instructors, it has never been easier to learn basic firearm skills."

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