Gungnir Shooting Academy

Handgun Classes

Gungnir Shooting Academy provides a wide range of class options including Concealed Carry Handgun, Basic Pistol Marksmanship, and Defensive Pistol Techniques.

Concealed Carry Handgun

The Concealed Carry Handgun course satisfies North Carolina state law to apply for a Concealed Carry Handgun permit. The class is 8 hours in length, and is completed in one day. Topics covered in the class include North Carolina law as pertains to concealed carry and use of deadly force, carry considerations, basic marksmanship techniques, and pistol types. Per state law requirement you will fire a minimum of 30 rounds to qualify, and pass a written test. You may bring your own pistol and ammunition or rent one of ours. Cost of the class is $90. Handgun rental and ammunition are an additional $10. Contact us for discounts.

Basic Pistol Marksmanship

Basic Pistol Marksmanship class is held on a by request basis. It is highly recommended to take this class if you have little to no experience with a handgun. During this course we cover all the necessary steps to becoming proficient at a basic level with a handgun. This course is designed to be 5 hours long, however we do not limit the class length. If you require additional time to become proficient with a handgun we will continue to work with you until you feel comfortable. This course will require at a minimum, firing 100 rounds at our range. You can bring your own handgun and ammunition, or you may rent one of our pistols for an additional fee. Cost of the class is $100. Handgun rental with ammunition is $25.

Defensive Pistol Techniques

This course is designed for individuals who have a basic knowledge of pistol marksmanship. This course focuses on improving marksmanship skills while incorporating the draw from concealment, using movement, and the use of cover. Defensive Pistol is a 5 hour long course. Students will need to bring a pistol, 3 magazines or speed loaders, a holster, and mag holder. Students will also need to bring 250 rounds. Cost of the class is $150.