Academy of Personal Defense and Security
2505 Edgemont Road, Wendell, NC 27591
Personal Protection Outside the Home
The NRA Basics of Personal Protection
Outside The Home Course is both comprehensive and intensive in its
approach to equip the defensive shooting candidate with the skills
needed to survive serious adversity. The course teaches students the
knowledge, skills and attitude essential for avoiding dangerous
confrontations and for the safe, effective and responsible use of a
concealed pistol for self-defense outside the home. Students have the
opportunity to attend this course using a quality strong side hip
holster that covers the trigger, or a holster purse. From a review of
safe firearms handling and proper mindset to presentation from
concealment and multiple shooting positions, this course contains the
essential skills and techniques needed to prevail in a life-threatening
Cost: Level One - $150.00
Level Two - $ 75.00
What to bring with you!
….to the classroom……
The single most important thing for you to bring is ……a safe & responsible attitude!
Knowledge, skill, and attitude are the keys to safe and responsible firearms handling and ownership.
If you did not attend NRA Personal Protection INSIDE the Home with APDS or complete a pre-course evaluation with APDS, please bring a copy of your course completion certificates for PPITH or an NRA pistol competitive shooting qualification card or a military DD 214 with pistol qualification. Check the schedule for dates/times to show proficiency "pre-course evaluation"!
……paper and pencil, highlighters are encouraged as well! Training materials are supplied.
You may bring your firearms into the classroom. Please DO NOT bring live ammunition into the classroom.
…..to the range……
Eye and Ear Protection!
You will need to bring YOUR Firearm, at least one spare magazine/speed loader, either a strong-side hip holster or a holster purse. YOU will need a concealment garment, I.e. jacket/coat, over-sized sweatshirt, vest, etc......
Level One; Bring a minimum of 100 rounds of the applicable ammunition.
Level Two; Bring a minimum of 115 rounds of the applicable ammunition.
Remember your safe and responsible Attitude!