The Handgun 301 starts the next level of training!

This course will help the student understand what and how their body reacts to critical confrontations, and how to improve their fundamental shooting speed and accuracy. The student will also learn how to conduct speed/tactical reloads, and clear weapon malfunctions. Through the course, the student will understand certain factors that will affect deviation while they are in the context of a critical incident.

You will learn how to draw from a holster from various positions. The student will shoot 360 DEGREES with either your strong hand or support hand. The student will shoot from standing, kneeling and seated positions.

This class is led by our Chief Instructor, Paul White. Paul brings exceptional firearms expertise and tactical experience and will serve as the Chief Instructor and Range Safety Officer. He is a Sig Sauer certified Master Instructor in all three disciplines taught at Texas Gun Club including the Rifle, Handgun, and Shotgun. Sig Sauer focuses on the “S.I.G.” principle, meaning Simple Is Good. So not only has he mastered the essential skills of each firearms platform but he has mastered a proven instruction technique to teach students sound tactics in less time. Additionally, Paul is certified to teach: Live-Fire Entry for First Responders, Tactical First Aid, The Carbine Course, The Glock Firearms Course, Basic and Tactical Shotgun and the AK-47 Rifle Course. He is a certified FBI Firearms Instructor and an Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Instructor. Paul also teaches the Sure Fire Low-Light course and of course, the Texas License to Carry Course.


Class Title: Handgun 301

  • Class duration: 2 hours
  • Range duration: approximately 1 hour
  • Cost: $99
  • This class can be taken privately. Call 832-539-7000 to schedule.


  • Handgun 101 and 201


  • Unorthodox shooting positions
  • Recoil management
  • The Survival Mindset (Fight or flight)
  • The balance of Speed & Accuracy
  • Shooting on the move
  • Use of cover (practical application)
  • Stress shooting

Course Includes:

  • Range Fees
  • Hearing protection + target

Equipment Required:

  • Handgun
  • Ammunition – 300 rounds FMJ (brass)
  • 3 magazines
  • Gun holster
  • Double magazine carrier
  • Sturdy belt
  • Eye/Ear protection
  • Knee/Elbow Pads
  • Cleaning kit
  • Notepad/Pen

Handguns are available for rent or purchase. All other equipment and ammunition are available for purchase at TGC.

Handguns are available for rent or purchase.
Ammunition is available for purchase. 

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of class.