SAFTD F.A.S.T. Handgun

handgun2The goal of the Second Amendment Foundation Training Division's “F.A.S.T Handgun” course is to provide the student with a solid foundation in basic knowledge of handgun "Fundamentals and Safety Training" on your specific handgun.

This course picks up where the TN Handgun Carry Permit Class leaves off, providing a person new to handguns the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of safety, operating, cleaning, and maintaining a handgun in a convenient 4-hour course.

fast2A number of topics will be covered in “F.A.S.T Handgun”. These include but are not limited to:

  •     Safe handling of your firearm
  •     Gun Safety Rules
  •     Safe Storage of your firearm and ammunition
  •     Basic components of your Handgun
  •     Operation of your Handgun
  •     Shooting Fundamentals
  •     Clearing Common Stoppages
  •     Selecting a Handgun and Ammunition
  •     Cleaning and Maintain your Handgun

Required Equipment

  •     A modern, serviceable, handgun
  •     Ear and Eye protection (electronic muffs preferred)
  •     100 Rounds of Ammunition: Factory fresh ammo only. NO RELOADS or specialty ammo
  •     Comfortable clothing
  •     Hydration system/Bottled water
  •     Shoes – comfortable with sufficient support to permit a full range of motion. No sandals or flip-flops
  •     No shorts, no low cut blouses/shirts
  •     Baseball Cap

“F.A.S.T Handgun” is also meant as an introductory course for students new to handguns prior to taking SAFTD Defensive Handgun 1.

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Citizens Safety Academy

752 E. Northfield Blvd 
Murfreesboro, TN 37130