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Ken Hackathorn Adv Handgun - Feb 25-26, 2012 - NC


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<span style="font-weight: bold">Ken Hackathorn 2-Day Advanced Handgun - FEB 25-26, 2012 - Carthage, NC </span>


<span style="font-weight: bold">Ken Hackathorn has served as a US Army Special Forces Small Arms Instructor, Gunsite Instructor, and NRA Police Firearms Instructor. He is currently an FBI Certified Firearms Instructor, Certified Deputy Sheriff with Washington County SO, Ohio, and a SRT member and Special Response Team trainer. Ken has trained US Military Special Operations forces, Marine FAST and SOTG units and is a contract small arms trainer to FBI SWAT and HRT.

Ken has provided training to Federal, State, and local law enforcement agencies and been active in small arms training for the past 25 years. He has written firearms related material for Guns & Ammo, Combat Handguns, Soldier Of Fortune, and currently American Handgunner and contributed to at least six other gun/shooting journals. Ken was also a founding member of IPSC and IDPA.</span>


<span style="font-weight: bold">Grey Group Training:</span>
<span style="font-weight: bold">
Ken Hackathorn 2-Day Advanced Handgun - FEB 25-26, 2012 - Carthage, NC </span>

<span style="font-weight: bold">**Only for Students who have attended previous defensive pistol training programs. Note: this is not a new or beginners’ level training program. Students should already have an acceptable level of gun handling and marksmanship skills.**</span>

<span style="font-weight: bold">Day One:</span>
- Introduction, followed by a lecture on tactical mental applications, legal aspects, and equipment selection.
- Late morning range drills and review of the ‘key’ advanced shooting principles.
- Lunch for 45 minutes
- Return to range for advanced approach to pistol presentation, follow through, and scanning. Turns, pivots, emergency reloads, and multiple targets. Intro to shooting on the move, and related skill drills.
- Break for Dinner until dusk, then low- light firing techniques, with flashlight and without.

<span style="font-weight: bold">Day Two:</span>
- Resume training with continued range sessions to include review, strong and weak hand drills, point shooting, distance/long range, corner drill, skill drills, and evaluation skill drills.
- Final class review, with key points based upon the students ability to function reflexively.

<span style="font-weight: bold">Instructor:</span> Ken Hackathorn

<span style="font-weight: bold">Class dates:</span> FEB 25-26, 2012

<span style="font-weight: bold">Cost:</span> $450

<span style="font-weight: bold">Location: </span> Carthage, NC

<span style="font-weight: bold">Range facilities:</span>

Trigger Time Valley Firearms Training Complex
185 Atkins Lane
Carthage, NC 28327

<span style="font-weight: bold">Range website:</span>

<span style="font-weight: bold">Class size:</span> Maximum sixteen students

<span style="font-weight: bold">Weapon & Gear Class Requirements:</span>

- A functional handgun of reputable manufacture.
- Seasonal weather gear.
- Functional clothing & footgear.
- Knee and Elbow pads.
- Hand held flashlight(s) w/extra batteries.
- Ballistic Eye protection
- Ear protection.
- Know your weapon's zero. Expect to work as close as 3 yards and as far as 50 yards.
- Have the necessary cleaning tools and maintenance equipment/replacement parts for your weapon(s).
- Quality holster and magazine pouches. A minimum of 4 ea. 15 rd Magazines, more if you are shooting a single stack handgun.
- Minimum of 800 rounds of ammunition
- Be prepared to take notes
- Good attitude

<span style="font-weight: bold">To sign-up for this class please use this link to the Grey Group Training website sign-up page for this class;</span>

<span style="font-weight: bold">If you have any additional questions please feel free to contact me;</span>
[email protected]