Advanced Pistol Training

Advanced Pistol Training

It’s time for you to Master the Pistol. This TWO-DAY advanced pistol course is designed for those who truly want to master and build skills with a handgun.

This combines off-range training:

  • Skill Mastery of a gunfight
  • Draw Stoke times, Trigger, and Magazine change skills
  • REAL LIFE Stress Scenarios (De-escalation, reasonable force, deadly force)
  • FLETC LIVE SIMULATOR
  • LIVE ​500-round course of fire that concentrates on four areas of mastery:
  • Accuracy, Speed, Round Counting and Shoot/No Shoot Scenarios.

PAPER, STEEL, AND COMPOSITE TARGETS WILL BE USED

Advanced Pistol is Beyond A Basic Class

This is a single-focused course to make you more proficient with the firearm.

YOU HAVE A CARRY PERMIT…. BUT HAVE YOU DEVELOPED SKILLS WITH THE TOOL?
or
You Desire to Advance Skills as a Shooter

*NOTE YOU CAN DISQUALIFY FROM THIS TRAINING – NOT FOR BEGINNERS

If you are removed for lack of competency there is NO REFUNDS.

If you have been going to the range for years, but have not gone beyond shooting paper, this is a great training.

We will work on core repetitive development of fundamental carry skills. Your skills will greatly increase, and you will learn aspects of shooting you may have never worked on.

Skill Focus includes:

Accuracy | Holstering | 3 Magazine Changes | Speed on Target and we go BEYOND the gun!

This advanced course is open to anyone who has a carry permit and has either qualified through our Maryland Wear and Carry Training, or our Pistol Pro l training course.

$595.00

SEE YOU IN 2024

** No firearm under a .380 cal is permitted for this training.
** Prerequisites: No violent criminal history. You must be competent with a firearm. This is not a beginner course

Happy Shooters

Student testimonials

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So much I want to say, but the words are hard to express. Susan was awesome answering questions and helping me along at various points. I had a SNAFU come up and Susan just took care of it, didn't charge me anything more and did not make a big deal about it. Just got me to where I needed to be. John could, quite honestly, be the greatest firearms instructor I have experienced: real life situations, fantastic teacher, and taught lessons and techniques (and made sure we were competent) with real equipment that, quite literally, saves lives. About two hours into the class, it hit me: I had been doing so many things wrong for so many years and, being an engineer, John was there to explain not just the how, but the why of everything. The whole company is exemplary. Major-major light bulbs throughout the class. I had low expectations and yeah, two hours in, I was like, "well, well, we gonna learn today." God bless John and Susan. Beautiful educators and people.
Jeremy Wetmore
Jeremy Wetmore
Excellent HQL training. I have little to no experience with guns, and was concerned that my lack of knowledge would be a hinderance. However, this was not at all the case. I felt totally comfortable in class, and learned a ton. It did not feel like a formality or "box checking" type of class. John clearly takes real pride in this material, and presents information in a way that will allow anyone to understand and retain the information. My main goal was to learn simple best practices regarding safe handling of a firearm, etc., and the class exceeded my expectations significantly. I would recommend Fortress Training to anyone, and will definitely be a return client.
Daniel Miller
Daniel Miller
Great HQL class very informative and staff is absolutely wonderful
Christopher Watson
Christopher Watson
I had taken 4 other wear and carry courses in two different states over the years. This was by far the best....by far. If you are going to carry a gun and live in the state of Maryland this is where you want to get trained.
Steve Chilcote
Steve Chilcote
attended the basic HQL class. Very well taught. Pacing well thought out, the instructor, Dean, was helpful knowledgeable, and a lefty -- which helped as sometimes right handed persons aren't able to explain to leftys. Highly recommend.
David Aughenbaugh
David Aughenbaugh
Maryland Wear & Carry: First Class operation, period. Exceeded all expectations. As a longtime firearm enthusiast, hunter and all around proponent of the Second Amendment, John and his entire staff are THE kind of organization that should be teaching the Wear & Carry permit, especially here in the State of Maryland. They aren't 'checking boxes' so you meet the requirement, they instill the necessary tools so you "EXCEED" the requirement. Providing the knowledge to prepare the mind & body for the responsibility of safely carrying a firearm, before, during and God forbid, after. Bottomline, if you want to take a class, you have a choice from many organizations, but if you want Next Level Training, Fortress is the Best in Class. I for one will make it a point to use them as long as I am in the area. David Aughenbaugh
Cameron Rees
Cameron Rees
As a fact, these people save lives and make people more law abiding through their training. Thank you for helping me avoid the morgue and prison.
Rachel Fazenbaker
Rachel Fazenbaker
My husband and I both attended the “Wear and Carry” class in order to obtain our wear and carry permit. To be completely honest before I attended the class I felt as though the class was overpriced after hearing how much other people paid through other companies, BUT I feel as though there is no price on the information I received and I do not feel in anyway was I ripped off nor charged too much . Not only did I learn about gun safety, I also received education on possible situations as well consequences. The class was so good and exceeded our expectations completely. John, Susan and their team of instructors were outstanding and I definitely plan on attending more classes in October. I highly recommend this class to anyone who wants a wear and carry and wants to be properly educated on safety. Thank you so much for the amount of education and training you guys have done to pass it along to us. Sincerely - Rachel & Dave Fazenbaker
Mike E.
Mike E.
Above and beyond for the Maryland Wear and Carry doesn't even do the class justice. Real life scenario thinking and training that is top notch and would be extra in other training schools. I will not look elsewhere for future training!!

Questions Before You Enroll?

We're happy to answer any questions you might have before or after you enroll. Just give us a call!

410-983-3989