Defensive Handgun Level 1


This 3 day (24 hours) entry level pistol course covers safe ownership and proper use of a semi-auto handgun. Through utilization of demonstration, lecture, range procedure and some simulation drills the participant is taught safe handling of a handgun in close distance situations, either on the street or for home-defense. Both beginners and individuals with previous handgun training will benefit from this course by learning the ingredients to improve proper skill development. The participant will achieve a higher level of confidence and will learn necessary safety measures when carrying a handgun for protection in defensive situations.


Students must have either a valid Alaska Concealed Carry Permit, provide current military or law enforcement identification, or have obtained a State of Alaska background check prior to participating in this training.

  • -Good attitude.
  • -Minimum 21 years of age
  • -Completed Application for Training.
  • -Semi-auto handgun/hip-holster/magazine pouch/3 magazines/sturdy belt
  • -Nominal 800 rounds of ammo
  • -Minimum of 21 years of age.
  • -Appropriate clothing for weather - Ball cap, closed toe footwear, etc.
  • -Safety glasses, hearing protection and knee pads. (Available upon request.)
  • 9mm Handgun rentals available
  • -Handgun rental fee is $30.00 a day
    -Must use Alaska Tactical ammunition if renting a firearm
    -Cost of ammunition is not included in handgun rental fee
Defensive Handgun

Cost: $575.00

Cost includes range fees


Shop Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday Closed


Alaska Tactical and Security, Inc.
210 Muldoon Rd.
Anchorage, AK 99504


Main 907.338.3458
Fax 907.338.5434