Firearms Safety & Training Basics

The following videos and articles are intended to provide basic information on firearms safety and the functions and use of a variety of firearms and related information. There are many points of view on shooting techniques, so you are always encouraged to do your own research to find those that help you improve your shooting skills. You are encouraged to attend a formal firearms training course, with a licensed firearms instructor, usually offered by local firearms merchants. Research the types of firearms training available and choose the best course(s) for you.

Second Amendment (to the Bill of Rights) Explained
United States Bill of Rights

Rules of Firearm Safety:
Types of Firearms
Parts of a Gun

Shotguns:

Rifles:

Handguns:

Ammunition Explained:

Basic Firearm Safety & Use:

Brandishing, Warning Shot, Shoot to Wound? NOT!!!!:

Handgun Selection, Cleaning and Maintenence:

Practice Practice Practice: Like any skill, practice not only makes perfect, it produces confidence. Introduction to Shooting Range Rules, Safety and Etiquette:
Handgun Shooting Stance, Aiming, Sight Alignment, Sight Picture & Trigger Control:

Not Hitting Where You Aim?

Self-Defense Tactics:

Storing & Securing a Firearm (Safes & Locks):

Transporting a Firearm:

Mental Preparation Before for a Self-Defense Encounter:

Concealed Carry:

Self-Defense Insurance:
Bullet/Knife -Proof/-Resistant Clothing & Accessories:

What are Red Flag Laws and Extreme Risk Protection Orders (ERPOs)?

2nd Amendment Sanctuaries: Preserving the Second Amendment.
Pay it forward:
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