Training for and knowing how to react in the instance of a dynamic critical incident are essential for handling the situation. Our host discusses a case that involves a clerk who works at a convenience store that has been help-up a few times since she has worked there. After experiencing this situation multiple times, she was tired of feeling like she wasn’t in control, so she took the proper steps and enrolled in a firearm training class. The next time a criminal attempted to walk into her store with a pistol and rob the place, she reacted quickly and appropriately, getting off an effective shot before the intruder knew what hit him. This is a perfect example of a person taking control of their safety.
Rob Pincus explains the advantages of a muzzle low ready position, especially in an extreme close quarters situation. The low ready position allows for more efficiency and consistency when moving into a shooting position and for dramatically more control if your rifle is ever grabbed by an attacker.Watch Now >>
Finding a range that allows realistic practice opportunities isn’t always easy. Rob Pincus discusses finding a quality range with the owner of Ancient City Shooting Range, Chuck Usina. Most ranges have very restrictive fundamental rules in regard to what type of shooting can be done. Look for ranges that already host defensive training or dynamic…Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus is with Chuck Usina at the Ancient City Shooting Range in St. Augustine, Florida to talk about how range owners can find good firearm instructors to teach courses. Chuck advises doing research on what the firearm instructors teach, checking to make sure they have positive feedback, and actually talking to former students. Don’t…Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student on the range to refine his shooting position. Whenever you are training for defensive shooting, you should try to maintain a natural and neutral stance with your feet about equidistant from the target and your weight forward. Related videos: Problem Solving on the Range: Realistic Engagement…Watch Now >>