Defensive Pistol Level 1

Northern New Mexico’s #1 choice for firearms training

(Note: This course is not recommended for beginners)

Cost for 5-hour course: $150 tax included

This course is designed to build a higher level of confidence in the student’s ability to control their firearm. The class is loaded with dynamic drills that will test the student in a variety of skills. This active course will leave you feeling capable and self-assured in your growth with a pistol.

This course covers higher level concepts around:

Pistol safety

Drawing from a holster

Trigger control


Addressing malfunctions

Shooting accuracy

Flash sight shooting

Shooting while moving

Engaging multiple targets

Students are responsible for the following

  1. Firearm (minimum of 25 caliber, course is geared toward semi-automatic handguns)
  2. Ear and Eye protection

      3- 400 rounds of ammunition

  • Holster for your pistol (preferably one made specific for your gun model, avoid “universal fits”, can be IWB or OWB)
  • Quality belt (preferable one made for concealed carry or range purposes)

      6- Extra magazines for their firearm (a minimum of 2 will be needed)

      7- Magazine carrier

      8- Proper range attire (No open toed shoes, avoid loose clothing, no shorts)

The following is suggested to bring

  1. Bottled waters/ snacks
  2. Sunscreen
  3. Layered clothing in case of extreme temperatures
  4. Hand sanitizer
  5. Back up firearm (in case of unforeseen malfunctions)
  6. Speed loader

Please reach out if you have any questions and thanks again for choosing Sanchez Tactical LLC. Have a great day!