Learn 2 Shoot Canada

Courses for rifle or handgun (separate courses)

  • No license (PAL) required
  • All firearms and ammunition provided

Both courses are comprehensive 7 hour very full days teaching the basics:

  • breathing
  • trigger control (Single and double action for revolvers)
  • position shooting (Prone, Sitting, Kneeling and Standing for rifle)
  • how to properly use a sling (For Rifle)
  • iron sights and adjustment
  • introduction to optical sights

* The course to take before all the others *

To book a course, for more information, and course prices, contact: learn2shootcanada@gmail.com

2020 Course Schedule

  • 29 Mar Rifle
  • 26 Apr Rifle
  • 24 May Pistol
  • 21 June Rifle
  • 19 July Pistol
  • 16 Aug Rifle
  • 27 Sept Pistol
  • 25 Oct Rifle
  • 22 Nov Rifle

Rifle courses are conducted on range #1 using a variety of AR-15 Rifles and Carbines utilizing iron sights. Students are taught the fundamentals of shooting techniques. All shooting is done at 200m in the prone, sitting, kneeling and standing positions. 4 different types of sling are introduced as proper techniques are taught and utilized throughout the day and as shooters progress those fundamentals are stressed.  

Pistol courses are conducted on range #3 using a wide variety of .38 Special Revolvers and 9mm pistols. All shooting is done between 7 and 20 yards. We begin the morning with .38 special revolvers learning single action and then double action shooting techniques then moving on to 9mm pistols in several different trigger action types, including single, double action, exposed and enclosed hammer and striker fired.

After the course material is covered, we open up the “Historical Tickle Trunk” and bring out a number of Revolvers and pistols from as early as 1900 including the famous P-08 Luger and several interesting pieces from history.

Students are required to bring:

  • Eye Protection (safety glasses)
  • Ear Protection (ear defenders, ear plugs)
  • A mat to lay prone on (for rifle courses)
  • water and lunch
  • clothes appropriate to the weather conditions

Pistol Course Lesson Plan

  • PO 101 range etiquette and Safety, the 4 rules
  • PO 102 introduction to handguns
  • PO 103 Loading and unloading
  • PO 104 Immediate Action and Stoppages drills
  • PO 105 Aiming the handgun (How to)
  • PO 106 Basic firing stances
  • PO 107 Firing the handgun
  • PO 108 Scoring

Rifle Course Lesson Plan

  • PO 201 range etiquette and Safety, the 4 rules
  • PO 202 introduction to Rifles
  • PO 203 Loading and unloading
  • PO 204 Immediate Action and Stoppages drills
  • PO 205 Aiming the Rifle (How to)
  • PO 206 Use of the sling/types of slings
  • PO 207 Basic firing stances
  • PO 208 Firing the Rifle
  • PO 209 200m Competition
  • PO 210 Running a relay
  • PO 211 Scoring