Personalized Basic Pistol Marksmanship Training. ​

This Basic Pistol Marksmanship Course teaches the essential skills for pistols. It is intended for the beginning shooter who is unfamiliar with proper firearms techniques, or those with limited exposure who want to establish a solid foundation of shooting skills. Individuals will learn and refine their skills via numerous hands on drills, quickly gaining the required experience and confidence with their pistol.  

Class will consist of hands-on classroom instruction followed by live fire on the range. Class Length: 4hrs, Cost $145.00. Protective Reach will provide numerous make, model and caliber pistols for clients to train with along with their personal pistol if they own one.  Rounds Expended:  150+. Class size: 1-5. The small class sizes allow us to provide individualized and focused attention for each student. Students will be provided a firearm smart card and a seminar participation certificate. Fee includes training and range time.  You must be 21 years-of-age or older or accompanied by legal guardian to attend this course.

  1. Firearm Safety
  2. Pistol and Ammunition Selection
  3. Pistol Presentation
  4. Gear Placement
  5. Marksmanship Fundamentals 
    1. Stance
    2. Grip / Hold Control
    3. Aiming (sight picture and sight alignment)
    4. Breath Control
    5. Trigger Control (trigger press & re-set)
    6. Follow Through
    7. Recovery 
  6. Muzzle Awareness Drills and Weapons Retention Techniques
  7. Shooting Positions
  8. Loading, Reloading and Malfunctions


ALL firearms are subject to a safety inspection prior to live fire on Range.

All firearms should be brought to the class / range unloaded.

Eye & ear protection is required and will be available.  Please dress appropriately. We recommend long pants and wearing a high-necked shirt.  Hot brass can blister.  You must wear full-coverage shoes such as tennis shoes or hiking boots. (Flip-flops, sandals, and bare feet will not be allowed.)  

Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group.


Consulting Services: 

Prior coordination required. 

Wellness Assessment Intake: Cost: $175.00 (one time fee)

​Wellness Plans: Cost: $100.00 per month

Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group.

​Travel Safety and Security Training:  

This course is ideal for anyone traveling in or outside the United States on business, vacation, student exchange programs or mission trips. We will assess the impact of numerous variables unique to your specific activities and operations such as geopolitics, culture, terrain, communication, medical, transportation and crime. This course is an excellent complement to our Personal Security and Threat Mitigation course.
 
Class Length - 2.5hrs, Cost $50.00, Class Size 4-20. Individual, family or group classes are available. Bring a Smart Phone and/or camera if available. Safe Journey Packet includes detailed travel packet and a country specific briefing. 

Training Includes:

  1. Situational Awareness and Personal Security while Traveling
  2. Degrees of Awareness
  3. Your Personal Circles of Concern
  4. Transportation Security (airport, train, bus, rental vehicle, other)
  5. Lodging Security
  6. Location Specific Threat Condition 
  7. Location Specific Transportation Modes
  8. Location Specific Lodging Security
  9. Overseas Travel Security
  10. Home and Property Security while Traveling

Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group. Classes can be conducted at your location if required or desired.

​Personal Security and Safety Workshop:

​                  Don’t be the Criminal’s Next Easy Target.

Next Schedules Course: TBD.

​​Course can be customized to meet client's unique requirements. 

Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for you or your group, organization or business. Classes can be conducted at your location if required or desired.

We never think a crime will happen to us, until it actually does.  Unfortunately, bad things do happen so it is critical that you are prepared with the knowledge and skills needed for personal security and crime prevention. Sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking and theft are serious problems in society as well as on our college and university campuses. Protective Reach will assist you in developing and implementing personal safety strategies and understanding the techniques you can apply to avoid becoming a criminal’s next easy target. We will help you live safer by being Aware and Prepared.  This course is ideal for anyone concerned about their personal security.

The course is especially beneficial for those working in home health care, realtors and students leaving for college or participating in exchange programs or mission trips. The training will incorporate classroom lectures, scenario based exercises and a culminating training event. This course is an excellent complement to our Travel Safety and Security Training.

Class Length - 4 to 4.5hrs, Cost $75.00 plus materials. Class Size 4-20.  This is a hands-on course and requires comfortable clothing. This course serves to enhance your personal security and situational awareness at home, work, school or when traveling. 

  Additionally, participates ages 18 years or older may keep the defense spray and kubatan they utilized during the training. 

   Areas of Focus:

     "Defense in Depth"

  1. Situational Awareness
  2. Your Personal Circle of Concern
  3. When and Why a Threat May Appear
  4. How Identify a Potential Threat 
  5. Strategies to Counter a Threat
  6. Real Life Situations 
  7. Active Shooter Overview
  8. Use of Defensive Spray (Students WILL NOT be exposed to Defensive Spray but will train with water filled training canister and demonstrate proper use of a live Defensive Spray canister) 
  9. Fundamentals of the Kubaton
  10. Defending against Grips and Grabs


Additional Campus/Student Focus Areas Include:
Security in and around Your Residence Hall, Apartment or Home (On and Off Campus)
Walking, Working and Socializing on Campus and in the Surrounding Community
Personal Property
Vehicle Safety
Travel Safety

Class Details

​Refuse to Be a Victim (National Rifle Association Course):

This course teaches strategies people can integrate into their everyday lives to avoid becoming a victim of crime. The Refuse to Be a Victim Seminars teaches common weaknesses that criminals may take advantage of, and a variety of corrective measures that are practical, inexpensive and easy to follow. The seminar includes classroom instruction on criminal psychology, automobile crimes; cyber safety, home security, and a variety of crime prevention strategies including carjack avoidance techniques, use of personal safety devices, and more.


Class Length - 5hrs, Cost $50, Class Size: 4-20. Course includes:  Students receive the Refuse To Be A Victim® student handbook, NRA Refuse To Be A Victim® brochure, NRA Become A Refuse To Be A Victim® Instructor Brochure, Refuse To Be A Victim® Firearms Supplement, and a course completion certificate.
Student Handbook
Firearm Supplement
Multiple Brochures
Seminar Participation Certificate
 
A complete seminar may last as long as four or five hours and include the entire lesson plan, but a modified topic specific seminar may be as short as one or two hours and cover topics that best suit the needs of a particular audience. This is not a firearms instruction course and does not include instruction in physical combat self-defense.

Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group. Classes can be conducted at your location if required or desired.


"Aware and Prepared"



​NRA Basic Pistol Course (National Rifle Association Course)

NRA Basic Pistol Instructor-Led Course (National Rifle Association Course): This course is for individuals desiring the basic knowledge, skills, & attitude necessary for owning, maintaining, & using a pistol safely for target shooting. We will conduct hands-on classroom instruction with various pistols to ensure you know how to safely load, cock, fire, de-cock, and unload the different weapon types.  We will review various stances to see what works best for you using the Fundamentals of Shooting. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; two handed standing positions; basic cleaning of the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. 

Class Length: 6-8 hours, Cost $175.00 if Protective Reach provides pistols and ammo or $150.00 if student provides pistol and ammo. Rounds Expended:  150+. Class size: 1-5. The small class sizes allow us to provide individualized and focused attention for each student. Class includes all action types. Course Materials, Completion Certificate & Range Fees..

Areas of focus include:

  1. Owning a Pistol
  2. Safe Pistol Usage
  3. Pistol Characteristics
  4. Using a Pistol
  5. Ammunition Knowledge
  6. Introduction to Shooting a Pistol
  7. Shooting Positions
  8. Pistol Shooting Errors
  9. Pistol Stoppages
  10. Pistol Cleaning & Maintenance
  11. Selecting Pistols & Ammunition
  12. Maintaining Your Skills


ALL firearms are subject to a safety inspection prior to live fire on Range.
All firearms should be brought to the class / range unloaded.


Eye and ear protection is required.  If you do not have personal eye and ear protection, we will provide appropriate items. Please dress appropriately. We recommend long pants and a high-necked shirt.  Hot brass can blister.  You must wear full-coverage shoes such as tennis shoes or hiking boots. (Flip-flops, sandals, and bare feet will not be allowed.)

Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group.​

​​Personal Security and Threat Mitigation                                                                         Tel: (714) 944-5642   |   Email: info@protectivereach.com

​​Women's Personal Awareness and Wellness Programs:


 Women’s Personal Safety & Security Retreat: This is a 2 day, 1 night multi-layered retreat ideal for women who want to take personal safety and security skills to a new level, participate in scenario-driven security training, and have time to more fully absorb the material and connect to other women in the course. Protective Reach will assist you in developing and implementing personal safety strategies and understanding the techniques you can apply to avoid becoming a criminal’s next easy target. We will help you live safer by being Aware and Prepared.  This course is ideal for anyone concerned about your personal security or that of your family, friends or co-workers. We can provide this training at the location available to you or your organization or for an additional fee a local facility or venue. Cost: $225.00 plus materials. Class Size: minimum of 8 participants.  Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group. ​Classes can be conducted at your location if required or desired.

Additionally, participates ages 18 years or older may keep the defense spray and kubatan they utilized during the training. 

Areas of Focus

  1. Situational Awareness
  2. Your Personal Circle of Concern
  3. When and Why a Threat May Appear
  4. How Identify a Potential Threat 
  5. Strategies to Counter a Threat
  6. Travel Security
  7. Transportation Security (airport, train, bus, rental vehicle, other)
  8. Lodging Security
  9. Real Life Real Situations 
  10. Active Shooter Overview
  11. Use of Defensive Spray (Students WILL NOT be exposed to Defensive Spray but will train with water filled training canister and demonstrate proper use of a live Defensive Spray canister) 
  12. Fundamentals of the Kubaton 


Additional Campus/Student Focus Areas Include:
Security in and around Your Residence Hall, Apartment or Home (On and Off Campus)
Walking, Working and Socializing on Campus and in the Surrounding Community
Personal Property
Vehicle Safety
Travel Safety

Connected Women’s Retreat:  This is a 2 day, 1 night transformative retreat ideal for mothers and daughters; best friends; sisters; workout buddies; close neighbors or that special someone you’re connected to, mentoring, or hold close…and you just want some “us” time together. This retreat will include our signature Awareness training, followed by gentle exercise and breathing techniques to live a more stress-free lifestyle, and the development of your own unique dream board (taught as a “Being Board”).  Upon request this retreat can include a Vegan cooking lesson and meal. Cost $225.00 plus materials. Class Size: minimum of 8 participants.  Contact Protective Reach at info@protectivereach.com to coordinate a training opportunity for your group. Classes can be conducted at your location if required or desired.