Defensive Shooting Fundamentals Levels 1 & 2

This training is truly the pinnacle of refinement 

in lifesaving defensive skills.

Defensive shooting "is about efficiency, which requires effectiveness first, but demands it as fast as possible and with the least amount of physical and mental effort."

What is DSF?


Intuitive Defensive Shooting

The old ways of training for self-defense are over.

Train your mind and body to do exactly what you need to do to survive a violent attack.

Discover a whole new level of confidence not known before.

Instinctively use your body to fight back and survive.


Shooting and Science

This program is not just about hitting the target, but is science--working well with what the body does naturally.

It includes the latest in physiology, anatomy, and neuroscience, based around real-life experience. You will gert your body working with your gun instead of against it.


Warrior Expert Theory

Develop defensive shooting skills to the highest potential for a minimal investment of resources.

These methods work at any skill level.

Discover and utilize the balance of speed and precision to use in various situations.

Course Content


Level 1 course

Level 1 course

Completed by the student, at your own pace on your computer, prior to the range day.

Topics covered:

--Course goals and objectives

--Course theory and terms

--The body's natural reactions

--The Balance fo Speed and Precision

--Developing Defensive Shooting skills

--Training and practice

Level 1 course

Level 1 course

Level 1 course

Following the e-learning is a challenging but rewarding full day of realistic shooting drills and skills.

We are not trying to compete in shooting scores, but striving to drive each shooter individually to perform at their own best.

Drills and skills that are developed include;

--Extend, Touch, Press

--Multiple rounds with defensive accuracy

--Emergency reloads

--Balance of Speed and Precision

--Lateral movement

--Presenting from the holster

--Reacting to and facing the threat

--Moving and reacting

--Home defense simulation

--and much more!

Level 2 course

Level 1 course

Level 2 course

Moving forward from Level 1, this course has its own supporting e-learning program to complete prior to the live-fire day of drills.

Advance your skills and confidence even higher from the foundations of Level 1.

Level 2 e-learning includes:

--Effectiveness and Efficiency

--Using your body well

--Training theory and applications

--Continuing Training Applications

After e-learning is complete, students partake in another full day of unique drills and simulations specific to Level 2.