Basic Firearms Training for a New Shooter

ENJOY THIS FREE VIDEO!
Watch even more great videos when you become a Personal Defense Network Member!
  • Choose Annual or Monthly Plan
  • Bonus Video Downloads
  • New Videos Every Week
  • View on Computer or Mobile
Learn More

Firearms Training 101:

One of Rob Pincus’ missions is to show how easily and quickly people with no experience can get started with the fundamental skills of defensive shooting. In under ten minutes, Rob teaches a new shooter basic firearms training using some simple commands: “Extend the gun – touch the trigger – slowly and smoothly press the trigger.” Soon the student is getting high-center-chest hits. The acquisition of simple defensive shooting skills should be just that – simple – and then followed by training in more advanced concepts.

Visit PersonalDefenseNetwork.com for more personal defense tips and modules that will help you be better prepared to defend yourself. Also, further the discussion by leaving a comment below or sharing this video with your friends!

Discussion
  • (will not be published)

10 Responses to “Basic Firearms Training for a New Shooter”
  1. Alaskan Bob

    Great Job, too the point and straight forward. Thank PDN! Next payday I join.

    Reply
  2. James Bonanno

    Thanks for the insight. Will use these concepts when teaching new students.

    Reply
  3. TJ McNamara

    Excellent video! Great for new shooters and a good refresher for those of us who shoot regularly.

    Reply
    • cst

      Hello John,Thank you for contacting us. We apologize that you are having difficulty viewing the videos. We have tested our videos successfully. In order to view the Premium video content, you need to make sure that you are signed in using your Premium Member username and password.

      Our video content is best viewed on a computer manufactured in the past few years with a good broadband internet connection (not dial up). We highly recommend using the latest version of Firefox or Safari as your Internet browser. Recent versions of Internet Explorer will work, as well. You will need Adobe Flash Player in order to view the videos. Please make sure your anti-virus software is updated and not blocking this website.

      Here are some links which will help you with installing updated versions.
      http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
      http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/
      http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/download-ie

      Please let us know if you continue to have trouble with accessing the video content and we will perform additional troubleshooting with you by contacting us at 1-855-231-0650.
      Sincerely,

      Video Membership

      Reply
  4. Ella

    What a relief! lol I just bought my first handgun and have not yet been out to practice with it yet. I watch the videos here and think it will take me forever to gain the skills I need but this video shows otherwise. Great video thanks!

    Reply

Tags: Basic, Beginner, CFS, combat focus shooting, First Time, Free Videos, Fundamental, Inexperienced, New Shooter, Newbie, Pistol Handling, Rookie, Shooting Skills, Starter, Student