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Our 8+ hour CPL classes meet the Michigan requirements (section 5j of 1927 PA 372)

We will cover all of the following topics

Rules and techniques for
    Safely handling a firearm
    Safely using a firearm
    Safely storing a firearm

Considerations before carrying or using a firearm for personal protection.

Defensive Mindset
     Survival mentality
     Levels of situational awareness
     Defensive confrontations
        Controlling the encounter
        Physical reactions
        Emotional aftermath
        Legal aftermath

Types of Handguns
     Revolvers vs Semi-Automatics
     Parts of a handgun
     Purchase considerations
     Difference between stoppage and malfunction
     How to handle common stoppages

     Personal defense
     Parts of an ammunition cartridge
     How to know the correct ammunition for your firearm
     How to properly identify and handle ammunition malfunctions

Legal knowledge
     Possession of a firearm
     Transportation of a firearm
     Buying or transferring ownership of a firearm
     Open carry vs Concealed carry
     Use a firearm in self defense
     The castle doctrine and stand your ground
     Handling calls after a self-defense incident
     Handling contact with Police and Others
     Pistol Free Zones (PFZ)

How to safely load and unload a handgun

Fundamentals of Marksmanship
      Sight alignment
      Sight picture
   Hold control
   Trigger control
   Breath control
   Follow through

Defensive accuracy
     Flash sight picture
     Point shooting

Elements of a good shooting position

Shooting Stances
     Isosceles, Weaver, Chapman, Ready

Range Commands
    Load, Make ready, Fire/Commence fire, Cease fire, Make safe, Show clear

Continuing your training
     Dry Fire Exercises