Davis Training offers several handgun training courses which allow the student to choose a class that best meets their goals and abilities. Please note: All courses offered by Davis Training meet Colorado training requirements for a concealed handgun permit. If you’re taking a class in order to get a Colorado CHP, any class listed will meet the training requirement, please feel free to pick the class that offers you the best fit!


Davis Training’s “Introduction to Handguns" (click here for Introduction to Handguns information) is a one day class[1 to 2 stucents] or two 'half day' sessions[3 to 8 students] is geared towards the beginning handgun shooter.  Upon successful completion you will receive a Davis Training “Introduction to Handguns” certificate which meets the requirements for the Colorado Concealed Handgun Permit.

Davis Training offers a course for the person who feels they have the experience with a handgun and can demonstrate how to safely handle and use a handgun to include keeping the handgun pointed in a safe direction, keeping the trigger finger out of the trigger guard until ready to shoot, load and unload the handgun, cock and decock, explain ammunition malfunctions and clearing stoppages. This course meets the training requirements for the Colorado Concealed Handgun Permit,
[click here for the Intermediate Handgun Course information]

For people who wish to learn to safely present the handgun from concealment, flash sight picture, multiple/accelorated shots, target transitions, clearing stoppages, and shooting with dominant hand, click here for the Defensive Handgun Module.

Davis Training now offers NRA's Basics Of Pistol Shooting-Instructor Led Course.  This course is not an online course, it is taught by instructors in it's entirity which allows it to meet the training requirements for the Colorado Concealed Handgun Permit. The NRA Basics Od Pistol Shooting book is included.  [click here for the Basics Of Pistol Shooting Course]


Follow-on classes to the NRA’s Basic Pistol class is the NRA’s “Personal Protection Inside the Home” (click here or PPIH information) and NRA’s “Personal Protection Outside the Home” (click here for PPOH information).    [These courses require pre-course requirements, contact Doug Davis at 719-651-2601 or email>  info@davistraining.biz]

For experienced shooters only, Davis Training also offers the NRA “Defensive Pistol Course” (click here for course information). The DPC covers many of the topics covered in the PPIH (flash sight picture, for example) and PPOH (drawing, reloading and clearing stoppages) classes in a dense, compressed format. The DPC is held over two days[day one is classroom, day two is a half-day range session] . The DPC is an advanced class and requires a qualification exercise that is held before the class that evaluates both the student’s accuracy and safe gun handling abilities.


Please see the individual class descriptions for prices.

Contact Doug Davis at 719-651-2601   or   email>   dougdavis@davistraining.biz