Foundation Class - Complete Operation of Handgun, Carbine and Shotgun

Your journey starts here

Foundation classes are 16 hour classes for beginner and accomplished students with the desire to learn, how to safely manipulate and accurately fire their weapon systems for self-defense or for the defense of your loved ones. The participant will achieve a higher level of confidence and will learn necessary safety measures when using a defensive weapon for protection in defensive situations. Through utilization of demonstration, lecture, range procedure and practical use the student will be taught-

  • -Safe weapon handling (4 safety rules enforced)
  • -Fundamentals of marksmanship
    • Stance
    • Grip
    • Front sight focus
    • Trigger press
    • Trigger reset
  • -Multiple target engagement
  • -Accuracy at multiple distances
  • -Manipulation of the weapon system
    • Loading/Unloading/Reloading
    • Press checks
    • Draw from the holster
    • Malfunction clearances

3 separate weapon platforms can be chosen from. Each platform whether pistol, shotgun or carbine will be a separate class from one another. The 16 hour class will start at Alaska Tactical at 08:00 Saturday morning for a short presentation, followed by immediatley by range training for the balance of Saturday and all day Sunday from 0900 to 1700 hours.

Requirements

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.

FOR ALL CLASSES YOU MUST HAVE- 
  • -Good attitude.
  • -Minimum 21 years of age
  • -Completed Application for Training.
  • -Appropriate clothing for weather - Ball cap, closed toe footwear, etc.
  • -Safety glasses and hearing protection 
REQUIREMENTS FOR PLATFORM SPECIFIC CLASS-

Pistol
  • - 600 Rounds of Ammo
  • - Full size Semi-Auto Handgun with at least 3 magazines
  • - Oustide the Waist band-Hip Holster and Magazine Pouch
Carbine
  • - 600 rounds of Ammo
  • - .223/556 or 7.62 Semi-Auto Carbine with at least 3 Magazines
  • - A good quality 2 point or 1 point sling
  • - Oustide the waist band magazine pouch or Chest magazine pouch or Thigh magazine pouch, all will be worn on support side.
Shotgun
  • - 300 rounds of #7 Bird shot/ 25 rounds of 00buck/ 25 rounds of slug
  • - 12 GA Pump action or Semi Auto Defensive Shotgun (Side saddle recommended, but not required)
  • - A good quality 2 point or 1 point sling
  • - Dump pouch or nylon bag that sits on the support hip to hold extra rounds.  Or magazine pouch if using magazines.
Defensive Handgun

Cost: $300

Cost includes range fees

Schedule

2019-

  • April 13 & 14 Foundation Shotgun 
  • April 20 & 21 Foundation Handgun
  • May 4 & 5 Foundation Handgun  
  • June 8 & 9 Foundation Carbine
  • June 22 & 23 Foundation Handgun
  • July 6 & 7 Foundation Handgun 
  • August 3 & 4 Foundation Handgun
  • September 7 & 8 Foundation Handgun 
  • October 19 & 20 Foundation Handgun  
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  • Application for training

Shop Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm

Address

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

Phone

Main 907.338.3458
Fax 907.338.5434