Handgun 101. Women training women. Men welcome in segregated classes or couples classes. Great for family training. Ages 13 - up. 6 hours classroom 2 hours range time. Revolver and semi-automatic. All ammunition and handguns provided by Ladies Of Lead for this course.
$235 Handgun 101 shooting our handguns/ammo
$160 Using your handgun and factory ammo.
The class is held on a Saturday from 10-6:00 pm. There are two locations. The Indoor range is in Madras, Oregon at the beautiful Mt. Jefferson Rifle, Archery & Pistol Association located at 2209 NW Clackamas. Our second location for the Outdoor range is located East of Bend, Oregon, HWY 20, mile marker 24 at the world class 600 acre complex of Central Oregon Shooting Sports Association. Both facilities are well run and clean.
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This class will provide you with the information necessary to meet, and exceed, the basic handgun safety requirements of ORS 166.291 for obtaining an Oregon Concealed Handgun License. The focus of this course is on using a handgun for self-defense. There will be a $100 cancellation fee for this course if not cancelled 10 day in advance. We recommend you wait to purchase your first handgun until after you take our class.
What you will need to bring to class for Range Day at COSSA:
- Note pad, and pen/pencil (classroom and range day)
- Clip Board
- Rain gear / cold weather gear (seasonal)
- Ear protection (electronic preferred)
- Eye protection, which wraps around
- Water Bottle
- Gloves (optional)
- Insect Repellent (optional)
- Hat or cap with a bill (to protect your eyes from flying brass) .
- Dress comfortable for indoors and outdoors wear layered clothes during winter months.
- Sturdy outdoor type shoes/boots for gravel, grass, and country living. Sandals, flip flops, and open toe shoes are probably not an ideal choice.
- Dress for Oregon weather No Low Neck or Deep V Neck Low Cut Tops. Brass Catchers!!
- Sack Lunch, Snacks and plenty to drink for yourself
- An Opened Mind
Restrictions: Ladies of Lead Group Therapy, LLC reserves the right to limit enrollment to our courses for any reason. If you have been convicted of any felony, or any crime which prohibits you from purchasing, owning or possessing a firearm and/or found mentally ill which prohibits you from legally purchasing, owning or possessing a firearm then you are unable to attend this course.
ATTENTION: Oregon law prohibits the issuance of a concealed handgun license to anyone with a felony conviction, a misdemeanor conviction within the last four years, anyone on pretrial release, or anyone subject to a Family Abuse Prevention Act Restraining Order or Stalking order, anyone required to register as a sex offender in any state, anyone that has received a dishonorable discharge from the Armed Forces of the United States and anyone convicted of an offense involving controlled substances (except as provided in ORS 166.291(1)(L)). Oregon and Federal laws also prohibit a person from owning or possessing a gun if the person had a felony conviction that was reduced to a misdemeanor after completion of probation, any convictions of misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence, or is subject to a court protective order that was issued after a hearing in which the person had an opportunity to participate and restrains the person from harassing, stalking, or threatening an intimate partner or the child of such intimate partner.
Oregon law allows for the denial of a concealed handgun license if you have a history that shows an inclination toward confrontation with others, including neighbors, family members, etc. You may also be denied a concealed handgun license if you have a history of conflict with law enforcement officers, offenses with firearms, documented problems involving alcohol and/or drug abuse. If any of these conditions apply to you and you nonetheless feel you are eligible for a license, return to this office appropriate documentation, dates and explanation of circumstances including
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