- $99 for training and range time with six different firearms ($200 value)
Registration begins 15 minutes prior to class time, after which students experience a safety briefing and training on firing 10 rounds each with two pistols, 10 rounds each with two submachine guns, 5 rounds with a shotgun, and 3 rounds with a sniper rifle at the range. Those who wish to do so can purchase another round of shooting with one of the firearms for an additional fee ($20). See the class schedule here.
Contego Defense Group
Contego Defense Group trains out of Article II Gun Range in Lombard as well as a private range in Villa Park and Joliet.
- Pistols such as a 9 mm. Glock
- Submachine guns such as an MP5 SD
- Shotguns such as a Remington 870
At a Glance
Contego Defense Group's staff consists of military veterans, who train others in a variety of firearms. They lead classes in the use and handling of rifles, pistols, and shotguns, covering techniques ranging from rapid reloading to proper target acquisition. When not helping students hone their aims, the instructors also train in hand-to-hand combat for self-defense.