Handgun Elements Theory 2 (HET2) Description

Handgun Elements Theory 2 is designed to give the intermediate or advanced shooter the proper handgun fundamentals. Starting with mindset, the class focuses on the core foundation of accuracy, acceptable accuracy under dynamic stress, and how to effectively balance speed and accuracy with proper weapon manipulation.

Subjects Covered

  • Life Safety Brief
  • Proper gear selection and placement
  • 7 fundamentals (Accuracy Drills, Axis and Mechanics of Recoil)
  • 3 Core Fundamentals
  • Instinctive Shooting and Mindset Drills
  • Balance of Speed and Accuracy and Timed drills
  • CCW considerations
  • Improvised shooting positions
  • Weapon Hand / Reaction Hand Malfunctions
  • Weapon Hand / Reaction Hand Shooting Drills
  • Reactive Movement Drills
  • Running Drills
  • Reactive Movement Drills around others

Recommended Equipment

Students provide their own ammo: 1800rds Handgun ammo minimum.

A functional and practical handgun chambered in 9mm, .40 cal, or .45 ACP. If available, a spare weapon system is also an excellent idea. A cleaning kit and tools that are compatible with the weapon system(s) in question is also a must. Each student should have a minimum of 5 working magazines. Single stack drivers should have double.

  • Note pad, and pen/pencil
  • Clothing suited to strenuous activity as well as being seasonally appropriate
  • Rain gear / cold weather gear (seasonal)
  • Ear pro (electronic preferred) / Eye pro
  • Baseball style hat recommended
  • Proper belt to support equipment
  • A holster and magazine pouch that will retain equipment when moving
  • Tools that work on your weapon
  • Weapons lube
  • Water hydrating device
  • Knee and elbow pads (optional)
  • Gloves (optional)
  • An open mind

Course Dates

HET2 Garrettsville, OH
Start: Oct 13, 2017
End: Oct 15, 2017
Status: Open

Southington Hunt Club - 10321 Silicia Sand Rd Garrettsville, OH 44231

Course host will be Cheryl or Dale at 330.527.5706 or Dssouthington@aol.com

Range fee $75/class to be paid direct to the host on the first day of class.

Ammo is available for purchase at the range. Please contact the host for details.

Catered lunch will be available through the host for $14/ day to be paid direct to the host.

Recommended Lodging: Holiday Inn Express 4185 OH 5 Newton Falls, OH 44444 330.872.6000 (Approximately 8 miles from the range directly off the Ohio Turnpike.)

Niles Residence Inn 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road Niles, OH 44446 330.505.3655

Hampton Inn & Suites 5581 Youngstown Warren Road Niles, OH 44446 330.652.1277

Recommended Airport: Cleveland Hopkins or Canton Arron Airport (Each approximately 45 minutes from the range.)