Dates: 24-25 September 2011
Non-refundable deposit $200 to reserve slot
Instructor: Todd Louis Green
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Range: Eagle Creek Park Pistol Range
Range fee: $40
Class size: maximum 12
Get SOM (Shooting On the Move)
is a fast-paced one day program devoted entirely to the fast and accurate operation of a handgun while moving. The class begins with fundamental techniques and progresses to topics such as changing direction, moving around barriers, and dealing with various hazards in a 360-degree world. Each student will have an opportunity to learn how speed of movement impacts speed of shooting and learn simple techniques to maximize proficiency under a variety of challenging circumstances.
is a one-day program about the intersection of speed and accuracy. Drills focus entirely on the ability to hit small, distant, and low-probability targets with confidence and surgical precision. Unlike typical marksmanship classes, however, Speed Kills will push shooters to make these difficult shots quickly and under stress. One-on-one diagnosis allows each student to learn at his own pace toward the goal of making the tough shot when time is not on your side.
This is a fast-paced class suited to shooters who have already achieved proficiency with a handgun. At a minimum, prospective students should be capable of performing the following drill(s) on demand:
Fire and hit a 3Χ5 card at 5 yards on demand (both double and single action as appropriate)
Draw, fire 1 round, reload, fire 2 rounds (3 hits on 8 circle) at 7 yards in eight seconds
Individuals who cannot meet these requirements at the beginning of class will not be able to keep up with the fast and demanding pace of instruction.
Reliable semiauto handgun
holster with suitable gunbelt
Enough magazines, pouches, etc., to carry a minimum of 50 rounds to the firing line
Minimum 1,000 rounds of ammunition (1,200+ recommended)
Wrap-around eye protection; ear protection; brimmed hat
Todd Louis Green has worked in the firearms industry since 1998, including instructing for the NRA Range, Beretta, and SIG-Sauer. He has over 1,000 hours of firearms and combatives training from such prestigious trainers as Ken Hackathorn, Ernest Langdon, Larry Vickers, SIG Academy, and Blackwater. A 3-time Advanced rated shooter at Rogers Shooting School, Todd is also a graduate of the NRA Tactical Pistol Instructor Development program and a 3 division Master-ranked IDPA competitor. Todd is a certified SIGARMS, Beretta, and Glock armorer; certified Simunition force-on-force instructor; and certified Emergency First Responder. He is also a long time member of IALEFI, IDPA, and USPSA.
These two blocks of instruction are enormously beneficial at building your skills with a pistol. If you're interested in going to the next level with your shooting, these are a good place to start.
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