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December 9, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


December 9th, 2023

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm (Range)

Location: Diamondback Private Range

Phone: 520-886-8338

Course Fee:

Note: Please bring your receipt, whether paper copy from in store, or electronic PayPal copy, with you to class.

First and Last Name:

Phone Number:

Course Cancellation Policy Reminder:

  • If a student notifies us at least 72 hours prior to the start of their course, the student may cancel for a full refund or reschedule to an alternate available course date with no rescheduling fee.
  • If a student notifies us between 24 and 72 hours prior to the start of their course, no refund will be issued, but the student may reschedule to an alternate available course date by paying a $15 rescheduling fee.
  • If a student notifies us less than 24 hours prior to the start of their course, or fails to attend their course, no refund will be issued, and the student may not reschedule to an alternate available course date without paying the full registration fee again.

Course Information

Everyday Defensive Carry (EDC), is approximately 4-5 hours of instruction occurring entirely on the range. This course is specifically designed for open and concealed carry handgun shooting skills (Full size or compact from concealment or duty carry). Beginning with reacting from the flinch response/launch pad, and finalizing with ‘our hands move our feet’, this course demonstrates, exercises, and provides students with the ability to establish a base of training for themselves to practice (live and dry fire).




Intro to Handguns or Training Cadre approval


Must be lawfully allowed to train with firearms.

What this course covers

      • Safety and Safe Gun Handling for Concealed Carry applications
      • Holster options and selection
      • Ammunition options and selection
      • Mental Conditioning / Mindset, and proper planning
      • What to do AFTER you survive the gunfight
      • Safety and Safe Gun Handling / Hot Range Rules
      • Drawing from the Holster
      • Fundamentals of Marksmanship revisited/slow fire for accuracy
      • Defensive Shooting, flash sight picture, controlled pair
      • Multiple Target Engagements
      • After Action Drills
      • Loading, Reloading / Tactical and Emergency Reloads
      • Shooting while Moving
      • Failure to stop drills
      • One-Hand / Off-Hand shooting
      • Malfunction Clearance drills

Required Gear:

Note taking material
Eye / Hearing Protection (Electronic Hearing Protection strongly encouraged)
Concealed Carry or Open Carry Handgun (No single action “cowboy” guns)
Concealed carry holster, or Open carry holster (Purses, Cross-Draw, and Small-of-Back rigs ARE permissible)
No soft/collapsible holsters!
Spare Magazines (at least three magazines total) or Speed Loaders for revolvers
Spare Magazine pouch / speed loader pouch
Minimum of 300 rounds of target ammunition
Water / snacks / bag lunch for full training day
Sunscreen and weather appropriate attire for outdoor private range

Our Instructors

A US Army 82nd Airborne Reconnaissance Infantryman, and Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran (2008-2009), I also spend as much time as possible outside hunting and fishing. Having countless hours training with multiple weapon platforms from crew served weapons to pistols, and having trained military, law enforcement, and civilians. We are constantly updating our training curriculum, making Diamondback an ideal training environment for individuals from every walk of life.



-NRA Certifications: Refuse to be A Victim Instructor, Range Safety Officer, Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Inside and Outside the Home Personal Protection Instructor
-Arizona Department of Public Safety, Unarmed and Armed Security Guard Instructor
-California POST Instructor
-Sabre Red OC Spray Instructor
-ASP Baton, Handcuffing, and Flashlight Tactics Instructor
-CPR Certified

Upcoming Scheduled Courses

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December 9, 2023
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


Diamondback Private Range
Location provided via email
Tucson, AZ United States


Ben Anderson
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