Midwest Training Group uses the Smokeless Range for our classes and private lessons.

The Smokeless Range is a marksmanship and judgmental simulator for home, office, or department use. It is by far the best training tool to train for Use of Force, concealed carry, personal protection and police qualifications. It is also an amazing tool for competitive shooters to train for IPSC, fast draw and more.

USCCA Basic Handgun

USCCA Basic Handgun class includes information every beginner needs to know to use your firearm confidently and safely. We include topics such as operation and safe handling, grip/stance, common malfunctions, and more. We have a dedicated hands-on portion to learn how to properly operate your handgun.

The range session is done on our state-of-the-art Smokeless Range from Laser Ammo. Students will use our green gas blow back airsoft firearms during the simulator session. Basic Handgun simulator includes standard targets that will track each students shot placement. This allows fundamentals to be taught without the cost/use of live ammunition.

Requirements:

  • Your Handgun

*Loaner handguns available for those who have not yet purchased.

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USCCA Women’s Basic Pistol

USCCA’s “Women’s Handgun & Self-Defense Fundamentals” is a welcoming and engaging training guide created by a woman for women who are seeking to begin, improve upon, or add to their firearms skills. With three distinct modules (Women’s Basic Pistol, Women’s Intermediate Pistol, and Women’s Defensive Pistol.)

Women’s Basic Pistol is the first step designed to reach students who are brand new to firearms and those who are ready to learn more about defensive shooting.

Basics and fundamentals will be introduced, reviewed, and then built upon, while also exploring situational awareness, common types of handguns, ammunition types, malfunctions, firearms handling skills, defensive pistol fundamentals, and the use of deadly force.

Whether you’ve never touched a firearm, you’re looking for the next steps in your training, or you’ve chosen to learn about the skills, tools, and mindset needed to use firearms for self-defense, you can be prepared to carry confidently every day with tips and techniques from experienced women in the world of firearms.

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USCCA Concealed Carry

USCCA Concealed Carry class is for the gun owner who is currently carrying or is considering carrying a firearm in defense of yourself or loved ones. We cover topics that will teach you important life saving skills such as conflict avoidance, situational awareness, and the legal use of force. We include a dedicated gear section to better help you figure out how to carry your firearm. This class includes the USCCA book, Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals by Michael Martin.

The range session is done on our state-of-the-art Smokeless Range from Laser Ammo. Students will use our green gas blow back airsoft firearms during the simulator session. The concealed carry simulator includes shoot no shoot scenarios done individually by the student. Each scenario will have different outcome depending on how the student responds to the situation. Simulations will have live on-screen feedback that responds, and tracks shot placement during the scenario.

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USCCA Home Defense

USCCA Home Defense class prepares you for defending your home and knowing what to do to make it less of a target. This class will include learning skills such as low light situations and using cover. Our classroom portion will include a hands-on section allowing the student to put together a plan to better harden and defend their home. We will discuss information designed to help the student better decide what type of firearm will better serve their home defense plan.

The range session is done on our state-of-the-art Smokeless Range from Laser Ammo. Students will use our green gas blow back airsoft firearms during the simulator session. The home defense simulator includes shoot no shoot scenarios done individually by the student. Each scenario will have a different outcome depending on how they respond to the situation. Simulations will have live on-screen feedback that responds, and tracks shot placement during the scenario.

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Concealed Carry Concepts –Women Only

This specialized class just for women was designed to give ladies a comfortable environment to learn the best way to conceal carry their firearm. This class is taught by our female Midwest Training Group instructors. This allows us to discuss some of the differences unique to women when carrying. There will be a variety of holsters for each student to try while being coached by our instructors on how to do so efficiently and safely.

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Firearm Cleaning Clinic

A dirty gun can create problems for both the gun and a shooter’s performance. In this firearm cleaning clinic we will give you instruction in gun disassembly, cleaning, assembly and maintenance. You will need one unloaded firearm, along with your owner’s manual if you have it.  You will leave with practical knowledge and a clean firearm! Bring your handgun, rifle, or shotgun.

  • Caliber specific gun cleaning kit included.
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Firearm Cleaning Clinic

Kids Gun Safety introduces children ages 7-12 to firearm safety in and outside the home. Students will learn the basics of safe gun operation and shooting fundaments. We will also be teaching students what to do and not to do if they find a firearm by discussing the 4 steps of gun safety. Each student will receive an informational packet to take home to continue the conversation with parents.

The range session is done on our state-of-the-art Smokeless Range from Laser Ammo using a SIRT pistol. Kids Gun Safety simulator includes standard targets that will track each students shot placement. This allows fundamentals to be taught without the cost/use of live ammunition.

“Project ChildSafe is a nationwide program committed to
raising awareness about the safe and responsible ownership of
firearms — and the importance of securely storing firearms when not in use to help prevent access by unauthorized individuals.”

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NRA Refuse to be a Victim

AN AWARD-WINNING CRIME PREVENTION PROGRAM

One of the most important steps toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it. NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim® program teaches the tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid criminal confrontation.

Seminar Topics:

  • Psychology of Criminal Predators
  • Mental Preparedness
  • Physical Security
  • Home Security
  • Automobile Security
  • Out-of-Town Security
  • Technological Security
  • Personal Protection Devices

 

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Must Know Law for Gun Owners 101

An Independent Program Attorney will walk seminar attendees through topics such as the Castle Doctrine, the justified use of deadly force, where you can legally carry, what to expect when law enforcement arrives, and much more. Every event has dedicated question-and-answer segments to ensure all attendees are able to get the information they need from a source they can trust. This class will arm you with the knowledge to help keep you safe and on the right side of the law.

SPECIAL BONUS: All attendees will receive the U.S. LawShield publication (When Can I Legally Shoot? The Law of Deadly Force), a $19.95 value, completely free. This book explains the ins-and-outs of the law of deadly force in your state in easy-to-understand language, helping you understand when you are legally allowed to pull the trigger.

What topics will be explained at our events?

  1. The legalities of the Castle Doctrine;
  2. When the use of deadly force is legally justified;
  3. Where you can legally carry; and
  4. What to expect when law enforcement arrives.

Don’t wait, register today! Seats are limited and will fill up fast!

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2 Hour Private Lessons

Private Lessons are built to your specific needs with a comfortable one on one environment in a private setting. These lessons are great for overcoming anxiety or to help you develop skills and reach individual goals at your pace. We can accommodate 1 or 2 students.
 

2 Hour Private Lesson Rates:

1 student – $80

2 students – $160

 

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